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All-New: OneUp Components – NARROW WIDE CHAINRINGS

Exactly one year ago to the day OneUp Components was launched. In the past 12 months they have released the original 40 and 42T adapter sprockets, a 16T sprocket and the RAD cage derailleur upgrade to give you the first complete and effective wide range 1×10 system. As a thank you for supporting them, OneUp would […]

Transition Launches New GiddyUp Bike Line

Transition is coming to the plate with a huge offering of new models and a completely redesigned suspension platform that they claim provides better all around performance, and still remains true to the classic Transition feel we’ve come to know and love. Here’s what they had to say about the new whips.   from Transition: […]

VIDEO: Atomik launches new carbon wheels and component

Wowzers! Rowan Sorrell really hits the roughness with speed. Atomik has unveiled a line of all-mountain/enduro and trail specific carbon rims and handlebars in a variety of sizes. Rims will be available in 27.5 and 29-inch versions as Atomik Carbon’s proprietary Mod-Hook design, engineered for all-mountain riders and enduro racers, and as a hookless design […]

Go Tubeless: Genuine Innovations Tubeless Ready Kit

  Riders who own a set of tubeless-ready (or conventional) tires, but are still running tubes, are missing out on some fun. The advantage of running lower air pressure (better traction) and not letting a small puncture ruin your day is too much to overlook. Genuine Innovations has a kit that includes everything you need […]

New – SRAM RISE 60 Wheelset

SRAM has just introduced their new RISE 60 wheelset (available in 27.5″ or 29″).  These wheels feature all-new hubs and rims that are built for XC and trail riding.  The new rim is designed to take the impacts of XC racing, with its hook-less design and 21mm internal width.  This new design is suppose to […]

Nuseti’s Radical New Internal Drive System

Mountain bike racing champion Gregory Zielinski has drawn from his 16 years of racing to design a bike that is unlike any other. The Nuseti Bike has been in the design stages for over the past five years, and now Zielinski has launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise £500,000 by August 30 to continue development […]

Trail Tested: WTB Trail Boss Tires

  Creating a tire that is as versatile as the trail bikes it is designed for is a tall order. To be a standout performer in the mountain bike world, a tire has to carefully balance grip, rolling resistance, weight and durability. With its new Trail Boss tire, WTB believes it has found the right […]

Sneak Peak of Mavic Trans-Provence Enduro Course

Promising higher terrain, bigger descents and more adventure than ever before, Mavic Trans-Provence 2014 takes place next month. What was the first enduro stage race on the planet is now into it’s 6th edition, and stoked to once again welcome an exciting lineup of the World’s fastest riders. 6 days, 9000m up, 18000m down, 24 […]

Giant’s 2015 Launch: Giant Reigns Glory Upon Us

Giant flew us up to the picturesque region surrounding Pemberton, British Columbia to get some saddle time on their new enduro and downhill lineups for 2015. With British Columbia holding some of the most aggressive and remote riding in North America, it wouldn’t make sense for them to make it happen anywhere else. For the […]

SRAM’s Moab Viewing of its 2015 Offerings

SRAM invited us out to Moab, Utah, for its third annual “Trail House” event. Trail House provides an up close and personal experience with SRAM’s latest products and the teams behind them. We spent three days on some of Moab’s most renowned trails, riding SRAM products alongside SRAM’s product managers and engineers. While it wasn’t […]

GT Fury Recalled Due To Crash, Injury Hazard

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Recall Summary Name of product: GT Fury downhill mountain bicycles Hazard: The wheel hubs can break and cause the brake system to fail, posing crash and injury hazards to the consumer. Consumer Contact: […]

Mavic Introduces All-New Crossmax Wheel

Mavic is pleased to introduce our lightest ever mountain bike wheel system, the Crossmax SL. Made for cross-country riders, racers, and fast trail riders, the Crossmax SL features exclusive Mavic materials and technologies for exceptional light weight with no sacrifice in stiffness, durability, or ride quality. Thanks to an all-new rim shape and Mavic’s proprietary […]