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Shimano: 6 World Titles in Hafjell

6 Shimano sponsored riders became World Champion in Hafjell! Gee Atherton (Downhill men), Manon Carpenter (Downhill women), Catharine Pendrel (Elite women XC), Julien Absalon (Elite men XC), Jolanda Neff and Michiel van der Heijden (both XC…
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Trail Tested: Shimano XC90 Shoes

Shimano’s new XC90 shoe is designed for cross-country racers looking to get every ounce of their effort to the pedals, but there is much more to a successful race shoe than a stiff sole. With years of experience building great…
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Shimano Introduces Dedicated Enduro Shoe Line

Shimano’s new Torbal Technology (Torsional Balance) allows the outsole to twist, allowing for lateral movement of the rider, while keeping the forefoot aligned with the pedal. This is claimed to encouragesa natural rider “flow”…
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Mountain Bike Action Tech: Drivetrain Checkup

It doesn't matter if you use a single speed, a traditional 3x9 drivetrain or one of the newfangled drivetrains, including 1x10, 2x10, 2x9 and 3x10 combinations; they all connect with a chain, and that series of links is what runs the show.…
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Shimano Unveils the New XT

Shimano just launched the completely redesigned XT group at a press camp in North Lake Tahoe, CA last week. The new group integrates much of the technology seen on the recently redesigned XTR group at a price tag that's a little easier to…
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