Category: "SickLines Content"

Motor Monday: Ohlins USA – Facility Visit

It’s been awhile since we’ve posted a Motor Monday so we’ve created a new one for you guys this week. We swing by Ohlins USA and learn a bit more about what they’ve been working on and if we’ll be seeing any more MTB products in the near future. In addition to a few videos [...]

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2014 Snowshoe Pro GRT Wild Hare Results / Pictures

The USA Cycling Pro GRT series traveled to Snowshoe Mountain for the fourth stop in the 2014 season. Neko Mulally (Pro Men), Shane Leslie (Cat 1/JrX), and Lauren Daney (Pro Women) won their respective classes.

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Jack Moir / Eddie Masters / Casey Brown – Bergamont Straitline Bike Setup

Inside we take a look at Jack Moir’s Bergamont Straitline Team bike that features some custom fork tuning from JL. Check it out.

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Video: Schwalbe Dual Chamber Tubeless System

Earlier this year Schwalbe sent over some information on a new tubeless system they’ve been working on called Dual Chamber. They’ve seen some success already this year with the system in a variety of genres. Check out the video inside to learn more.

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2015 Devinci Wilson 27.5 / 650b Wheel Prototype

Devinci Global Racing has been testing out a new 650b/27.5″ equipped Wilson on the World Cup circuit. You can see some of their progress inside on their latest prototype and hear from Gabe and Stevie have to say about it.

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2015 Prototype Norco Carbon Aurum 650b/27.5

Norco has been busy refining their downhill bike and inside we take a look at the latest 650b carbon prototype they’ve been riding. Check out the Team Norco International bike inside.

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Lapierre Prototype 650b/27.5 Downhill Bike

Lapierre has been testing out a new downhill bike recently and inside we snapped a few shots and got some audio from them on this new bike they’ve been testing.

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2014 Leogang – UCI World Cup DH Finals Results and Pictures

The Leogang World Cup illustrated that there’s a new crop of capable riders that can win on any given weekend. Inside you can see some detailed shots from the race weekend. It was a great race that had us excited the entire time and this is one race that won’t be quickly forgotten.

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2014 Leogang World Cup – Practice Day

It’s that time again! The 2014 Leogang World Cup race takes place this weekend and it’s starting off great already. Check out some pictures inside from Daniel Klose.

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Project 529 – Helping Stop Bike Thieves Through the Bike Community

Every 30 seconds in the USA a bike is stolen. Project 529 aims to help reduce bike theft with their web/mobile-app that helps bikers identify and locate stolen bikes quickly. In addition to that, they’ve got a petition online for Craigslist and eBay to require serial numbers when bikes are sold on their site.

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Video: Cane Creek Introduces the Double Barrel Inline Shock for 2015

Last year Cane Creek introduced the Climb Switch to their popular Double Barrel Air shock. Many riders enjoyed this new function and Cane Creek has answered the call for those riders looking to adapt Double Barrel technology to even more bikes in their quiver.

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2014/2015 Marin Rift Zone 29, Attack Trail, Mount Vision

Marin Bikes has a wide variety of bikes to choose from for the 2014/2015 season. Inside you can learn more about the Mount Vision, Attack Trail, and Rift Zone 29er.

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Quick Review: Blackburn Toolmanator 16 Multi-Tool and Airtower Shop Pump

It’s that time of the season again as we begin riding more and more. Blackburn has a few new things available to make your ride as enjoyable as possible. Inside, we take a look at their Toolmanator 16 Multi-Tool with integrated shock pump and their Airtower Shop pump.

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2014-2015 Trail/Enduro Forks : RockShox Pike , MRP Stage, SR Suntour Auron & Aion , Marzocchi 350CR, DVO Diamond

With the interest in Trail/Enduro bikes increasing, there’s been a lot of new component options developed for riders recently. Inside we take a look at some of the recent contenders in this space so you can compare and see which ones have the features you’re most interested in.

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2014-2015 Corsair Bikes Imperium, Konig, and Atomlab DHR Components

Corsair Bikes  have some new products coming to market this year. They’ve had quite a bit of success with riders onboard their bikes and 2014 looks to be a rebirth of sorts for the brand. Atomlab also has a variety of new products including a new hub and a few downhill parts.

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Intense 27.5 Options, Specialized 650 Stumpjumper EVO, iXS Berrecloth Dagger and Trail RS Helmet

Specialized has introduced a 650b Stumpjumper FSR EVO recently that we take a closer look at inside. Intense has been busy revamping their brand and had a great presence at Sea Otter with their new carbon Tracer T275C. iXS also has new products in for 2014/2015 that are sure to appeal to many of you [...]

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2014/2015 Hayes Radar Disc Brake, Manitou Mattoc and McLeod

If you’re in the market for an entry-level XC-Trail disc brake, Hayes has a new mineral oil brake called the Radar. Mantiou also has taken what they learned from designing the damping in the Dorado and applied it in a smaller Enduro-Trail fork package, called the Mattoc. The McLeod is a new rear shock Manitou [...]

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RideSFO, Tepui Tents, Contintental, Shimano XTR Carbon Fiber M9000 Cassette, Eligo, Santa Cruz Nomad 27.5

Check inside for an update on RideSFO , Tepui Tents, Shimano XTR M9000 11speed carbon fiber cassette, Eligo’s electrolyte hydration adapter, and the new Santa Cruz Nomad in 27.5″ trim.

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2014-2015 Gamut Cillos Stems / TTr Chainring, Bell Built, Devinci’s South Africa Special 650b – 27.5 prototype, and Morpheus Vimana Slope

Inside we’ve got more updates from Devinci and the 650b/27.5 bike that Steve Smith and Nick Beer raced in South Africa. Additionally we take a look at new products Gamut, a Bell Built Super limited helmet, and Morpheus Cycles.

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2015 Seven iDP Protection, Easton Haven 35 Carbon Series Bars and Haven 35 Stem Options

Easton has some new Haven products at Sea Otter that utilize a 35mm clamping area for their aluminum handlebars and carbon fiber handlebars.  Seven iDP has been seen onboard riders like Steve Peat and we get more details from them about their protection products.

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Curtis Keene’s Specialized Enduro – Sea Otter Classic Enduro Bike Check

Check out Curtis Keene’s Specialized Enduro bike inside that he’s been riding at Sea Otter inside. He’s got a few neat things on his bike including some personal touches.

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Marzocchi 350 CR 27.5 , Deity Bladerunner, Cryptkeeper, Blacklabel 25mm and 38mm rise, SDG / Sensus Sea Otter Classic

Inside we take a look at products from Marzocchi, deity, SDG, Sensus, Fyxation, and Feedback Sports.  Marzocchi had their new 350 CR 27.5″ fork on display that adopts a lot of technology from their gravity forks that are sure to please enduro riders. SDG made some Patriot saddles for Zink and the Sensus crew as [...]

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2015 FOES FFR Downhill Bike – 27.5″ Wheel

Learn more about the Foes FFR inside. It has an adjustable travel to allow for 8 or 9″ of travel in a 27.5″ wheel chassis. The design is still a work in progress but they’ve come a long way already.

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2015 Pivot Cycles Phoenix – Downhill Bike Gets the 27.5″ Wheel Treatment

For 2015, Pivot has redesigned their Phoenix. Featuring carbon fiber, 27.5″ wheels, four sizes, and more. Details inside.

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The Hive’s Extended Range Cog, FOX 36 34 32, GoPro, Specialized Fat Bike Race and more

Day two continues at the 2014 Sea Otter Classic. Inside we’ve got some details on some new items from FOX, e.thriteen / the hive, and more.

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2015 Shimano XTR Updates M9000 – 1×11, 2×11, 3×11 – Trail and Race Componets

Last night Shimano held their official launch of the new M9000 XTR components. Available in a trail or race trim they’ve done a lot of work refining the iconic XTR brand. Pricing is still TBD.

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2015 – Spank’s New Spike Direct Mount Stems and Oozy Pedals , Biknd Jetpack Bike Case, and more

We’ve posted up another update from Sea Otter including new stems from Spank along with their new Oozy Pedals. We also take a look at the Biknd Jetcase that has some neat features to securely transporting you bike and more.

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2015 DVO Diamond Enduro Fork

Learn more about the DVO Diamond Enduro fork inside. It takes queues from their big downhill Emerald fork and puts them into a smaller package for the trail rider.

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Sea Otter Classic 2014 – Enve / Troy Lee / Chris King and more

The 2014 Sea Otter Classic has kicked off today. Check inside for some early shots from ENVE, Troy Lee Designs custom painted bikes, Chris King XD (X01 / XX1) compatabile hubs, and more.

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Review: 2014 Giro Chamber Mid Shoe

Giro sent over a pair of their Chamber Mid shoes for us to checkout. Inside you can read some of our thoughts on this shoe after spending some time in them.

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