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BOA TECHNOLOGIES SHOW AND TELL – MORE THAN A FANCY SHOELACE

A peek behind the curtains of Boa Technologies Denver, Colorado headquarters

They build prototype footwear for the brands that they’ve partnered with, test both prototype products and existing products in their facility and in the field, and continue to look for ways to improve on their retention system.
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DOWNIEVILLE CLASSIC RESULTS

One of the toughest races in the U.S. is in the books again

"The Downieville Classic cross-country race is one of the last remaining point-to-point bicycle races in the United States. The 26.5-mile course follows a rugged 'Gold Rush' era route that departs the mountain town of Sierra City (elevation…
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THROWBACK THURSDAY: MOUNTAIN BIKE ACTION, JULY 1989

Aluminum bikes were the latest craze

Our July 1989 issue of Mountain Bike Action  showed our never-ending fascination with the latest bikes and technology. That part of the sport has never changed over the last 35 years. In those days, the biggest concern for most mountain…
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10 REASONS TO RIDE SKYPARK

More than just a bike park

This versatile location makes it accessible to pretty much anybody in Southern California to make a day trip up to the mountains or have a short weekend getaway.
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TOM PIDCOCK VS. NINO SCHURTER: HOW THEY COMPARE

Check out who comes out on top when two of the world's best XC racers are compared, head-to-head

While Nino Schurter has been said to be the greatest cross-country mountain bike racer of all time, and maybe even "the greatest mountain biker of all time," Tom Pidcock has been working to undermine Nino's efforts. Two of those…
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THE NEW SOUTHWEST DOWNHILL SERIES HAS BEGUN

Former U.S. downhill national champion Steven Walton has launched a new downhill series for the Southwestern United States

"My goal with this series is to create more opportunities for West Coast athletes to cut their teeth on racing and find their love for the sport!"—Steven Walton
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USA ANNOUNCES 2024 OLYMPIC MOUNTAIN BIKE TEAM

Haley Batten, Savilia Blunk, Christopher Blevins, and Riley Amos will represent the United States in the Cross-Country Olympic Mountain Bike event in Paris

The 2024 U.S. Olympic Mountain Bike Team roster includes two Tokyo 2020 returning Olympians, and two first-timers. In the first three UCI Mountain Bike World Cups of the season, this group collectively rode to six Elite Cross-Country…
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OPINION: N+1 IS DEAD

We all want another mountain bike but we don't really need it

Now we find ourselves overusing terms (yes, even we are guilty) such as “versatile,” “quiver killer,” and “capable.”
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