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mountain bikes

BELLA NAUGHTON JOINS KHS ENDURO TEAM

Former high school XC racer will compete in downhill, too

"Bella is no stranger to podiums when it comes to the big mountain Enduro and other top-notch North American Enduro races. We are also excited to be supporting her when it comes to the Downhill side of things she will be competing in the…
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THROWBACK THURSDAY: 37 YEARS AGO IN MOUNTAIN BIKE ACTION

John Tomac was on the cover of our January 1987 issue

Our January 1987 issue of Mountain Bike Action hit the newsstands in December of 1986, 37 years ago. It was our third issue. Back in those days, one of the main selling points for the top mountain bikes was how little they weighed. As a…
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SALSA UPDATES THEIR BIKE LINE

Check out the latest versions of three of their most popular bikes

Salsa has a trio of new mountain bike releases this spring. The Cassidy is Salsa's 29"enduro bike built for tackling big terrain. With 165 mm of Split Pivot suspension travel and pack-free riding features, it is said to bring incredible…
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VIDEO: TALKING TIRES WITH THE WORLD CUP MECHANICS

It's time for "Tread Talk"

Meet the mechanics and other team members who make these races possible, learn about the pros’ tire choices and the “Why?” behind their decisions, and have some fun around the World Cup scene with these two amazing people.
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CARBON OR ALUMINUM—WHICH IS BETTER?

Bike parts are lighter and offer better performance than ever. The gains are largely due to improvements in material technology, such as switching from metal to carbon fiber parts. These lighter and “better” parts come with a…
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CELEBRATING 50 YEARS OF RITCHEY DESIGN

Pioneer mountain bike frame builder and designer Tom Ritchey has been making bikes for 50 years

In the 50 years since he first started bike repairs, Tom Ritchey has been at the forefront of innovation, design and production, whether it was the off-center rim, a lighter clipless MTB pedal or 3D Net forging for components.
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ELLSWORTH CYCLING BRINGS FOUNDER, TONY ELLSWORTH, BACK TO THE COMPANY

Iconic mountain bike pioneer will head up design, bringing unique vision and ability to blend form with function back to renowned brand

PRESS RELEASE San Diego, CA – January 24, 2022 – Ellsworth Cycling, LLC (dba “Ellsworth Bikes”) a premium manufacturer of legendary mountain bikes for over 30 years, announced today that it has successfully completed a…
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HOW TO SET UP YOUR BIKE FOR MAXIMUM CONTROL: VIDEO

Jeff Lenosky tells you how to set up your mountain bike for the best performance and ultimate control

Be sure to listen to the part at the beginning where Lenosky gives his tips on setting up your handlebars and controls to work best for your riding. "Mountain bike set up can be confusing! I've been riding my MTB for over 30 years, I've…
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THE INTENSE FACTORY RACING TEAM FOR 2022

Aaron Gwin, Dakotah Norton, Joe Breeden and Seth Shirlock will head up the Intense racing team this year

The team will continue to develop and race the prototype alloy INTENSE M279 DH bike. They’ll be working closely together on some new changes and special tweaks for 2022. Further, Seth and Joe will race the new INTENSE Tracer enduro bike at…
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