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Durango Spoketober Sweepstakes – Win a $7,000 Adventure

Enter the “Durango Spoketober Sweepstakes” to win a $7,000 Durango Cycling Adventure. Your Durango Vacation Prize Pack includes; 3 nights at a local Durango hotel close to the trails, $500 for your travel expenses, carbon off-set for your travel footprint, 3-day guided tour of Durango town trails & Purgatory Bike Park, $1,000 Durango local bike shop shopping spree, and 3 days of breakfast, lunch & dinner at Durango’s best restaurants. This sweepstakes begins on September 7th, 2022, and ends on October 30th, 2022. Open to US Residents 18 and older.

Enter at https://www.durango.org/durango-spoketober-sweepstakes/

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2022 FOX US Open of Mountain Biking at Killington Recap

September 20, 2022 (KILLINGTON, VT) –  Fox US Open of Mountain Biking Wraps up Return to Killington, Celebrates Winners nearly 600 Athletes Competed for the $80,000 Prize Purse
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Five Ten Breast Cancer Awareness Models Launched

Four special edition adidas / Five Ten shoes have been made in partnership for the National Breast Cancer Foundation (US) and Breast Cancer Now (UK/Europe). Continue reading

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New Race Face Turbine Crank

September, 20, 2022 – The next evolution of the venerable Turbine crank is here. Originally built in 1993 for a growing segment of North Shore riders who wanted a stiff and responsive crank without the weight penalty, the new Turbine honors that Shore legacy with the burly alloy workhorse you’ve come to know and love.  Continue reading

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8600 FT – Riding Up The Whole Enchilada – Moab, UT

“The Whole Enchilada” is one of mountain biking’s most epic trails—attracting expert-level riders from around the globe to Moab, Utah, to challenge its 8600-foot descent over raw terrain of rugged rock drops and boulder fields. But no one has ever tried to ride up every inch of the trail—until now. Equally mentally challenging as physical, “8600 FT” is a 1.5-hour feature-length film of Braydon Bringhurst’s attempt to summit “The Whole Enchilada.” Continue reading

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PNW Components Pebble Multi-Tool

Today PNW Components releases a new multi-tool called the Pebble to their product lineup. Featuring many of the common tools you’d want in a multi-tool in addition to an integrated Dynaplug tubeless tire plug. Continue reading

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Fox US Open of Mountain Biking Brings Top Pro Riders to Killington, VT Sept 15-18

US Open Venue Offers Spectators Incredible Views of Riders Competing for an $80,000 Prize Purse Continue reading

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Kuat Piston SR – A Single Tray Roof Mounted Bike Rack

Küat introduced the Piston Pro X hitch rack about a year ago and it offers a lot of features that carry over into their new Piston SR that they’ve launched today. Continue reading

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New 2023 Santa Cruz Nomad

The latest generation of Nomad now has a larger, 29-inch wheel up front paired to a 27.5-inch rear wheel. Mixing the best of both worlds when you don’t know where you might be riding tomorrow. Continue reading

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UNNO DASH – 140mm Trail Weapon

The new DASH has a lot of similarities with the recently launched BURN, but we promise it is a very different bike. It has always been our “slay any trail” machine, being the closest idea to Mountain Bike perfection that we can imagine. Details inside from Unno. Continue reading

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Snowshoe World Cup Downhill Returns – Laurie Greenland Helmet Camera

Things are wet at Snowshoe, WV this year for the UCI Downhill World Cup. Follow along with Laurie Greenland for a course preview. Watch the downhill race live on July 30th at 12:25EST https://www.redbull.com/us-en/live/uci-mountain-bike-world-cup-2022-snowshoe-dh-women https://www.redbull.com/us-en/live/uci-mountain-bike-world-cup-2022-snowshoe-dh-men

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Lebron James, SC Holdings, and LRMR Ventures Invest in Canyon Bicycles

KOBLENZ, GERMANY JULY 29, 2022. — Canyon Bicycles GmbH (“Canyon”), world-leading direct-to-consumer manufacturer of premium bikes in Koblenz, Germany, announces a strategic equity investment led by LRMR Ventures, the family office of global icon LeBron James and Maverick Carter, and SC Holdings, a US-based private equity firm focused on market-leading brands. Continue reading

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Sound of Scared V2 – Riding With Oliver Parish

We’ve all been there at some point on a trail when you’re in over your head.. “I don’t want to be here”. Watch as Transition Bikes captures the Sound of Scared. Continue reading

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2022 USA Cycling National Championships Dakotah Norton and Kailey Skelton

Dakotah Norton and Kailey Skelton win the 2022 USA Cycling Mountain Bike Championship titles for downhill. Details inside. Continue reading

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Getting To Know Dusty Wygle

“An ode to the simple joy of bonding with your new bike over some laps on your local trails. Like with any new steed, open the gate, let’r buck, then make it run.” – Dusty Wygle

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Bell Falcon XR & XRV MIPS Helmet Launched

Falcon XR and XRV MIPS offer riders multiple models that include a removable LED light Continue reading

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Hayes Dominon T4 Disc Brakes

Hayes has released their Dominion T4 disc brakes today. Check out some of the details inside. Continue reading

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Shimano CUES Di2 – Electronic Shifting For Commuters

Introducing SHIMANO CUES Di2 for E-Bike Platforms  Inspired by the steadfast commuter and rider demand for trouble-free drivetrain longevity and performance, SHIMANO CUES brings a new purpose-built, dedicated lifestyle component brand to every ride. SHIMANO CUES will offer a new … Continue reading

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Shimano XT Di2 Wireless Mountain Bike Shifting Released

Shimano introduces their all new range of XT Di2 drivetrains today. Check out some of the details inside from Shimano. Continue reading

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Lenzerheide UCI World Cup Downhill Race Weekend

Tune in this weekend to watch as the UCI World Cup Downhill Series returns at Lenzerheide. Check out a few videos to see what the racers are up against. Continue reading

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Video: Transition Bikes – Ride With Semper Fi

In April, three of Transition Bikes employees, David, Andy and Myles, headed south to Grass Valley, California, to lend a hand in the Semper Fi & America’s Fund advanced mountain bike camp. Continue reading

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2022 Alchemy Arktos – Metallic Blood Orange and Lunar Gray

We got a chance to see the newest Alchemy Akrtos colors that were just released for 2022. Blood Orange and Lunar Gray. Check them out inside. Continue reading

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Giro – Just Because

Giro sent over a new video featuring some of their athletes that is sure to get you to want to get on a bike! Continue reading

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RockyMounts Launches The GuideRail Platform Hitch Rack and AfterParty, Available Now

Grand Junction, Colorado – RockyMounts, a leading manufacturer of bicycle rack systems, has expanded their lineup to compete with the premium racks on the market. The GuideRail is a dual load arm style rack and, although not a new concept or design, RockyMounts has chosen to focus on user experience with the design and address many of the pain points that they saw in their research and development. Continue reading

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Brandon Semenuk – Better Late

Brandon Semenuk is always pushing the envelope and his latest video feature, Better Late, is certainly worth watching! Continue reading

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Discover Alchemy Ride Experience (DARE) Offers Unique Way to Take Delivery of An Arktos

Alchemy Bikes has updated their 2022 Arktos lineup and we’ve had the pleasure of spending some time onboard the bike in a few configurations. If you’ve got a question before we post the full review feel free to reach out! … Continue reading

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Enduro World Series #2 Petzen-Jamnica

Enduro World Series (June 19, 2022)- It may only have been the second Enduro World Series (EWS) of the year, but Petzen-Jamnica may well be in the running for one of the toughest of the season. The five stage, 40km … Continue reading

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Johansson and Höll star at thrilling Innsbruck opener at Crankworx

For the first time in three years, Crankworx welcomed back fans in full capacity at the Innsbruck stop of the 2022 Crankworx World Tour with Sweden’s Emil Johansson and home favourite Vali Höll wrapping up wins to fuel the loud crowds. Here is all you need to know: Continue reading

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Transition Bikes eMTB – The Relay

The Relay is the materialization of our goal to have a mountain bike and an ebike in a single product. It is a bike that can provide both experiences without compromise. The frame allows for 160 and 170mm travel, is compatible with dual 29 or mixed wheels, utilizes our renowned SBG geometry, and is equipped with the impressive Fazua Ride 60 system. Continue reading

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Giro Insurgent Spherical Full Face Helmet

(June 14, 2022 – Scotts Valley, CA) Giro Sport Design, the cycling world’s design leader, today announced the release of Insurgent Spherical, built to deliver the protection that top riders demand as they redefine what is possible in progressive mountain biking. Continue reading

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