Many mountain bike athletes start their careers early, honing skills well before the first signs of adolescence. Then there’s Jackson Goldstone. The Squamish, B.C. youth shot to stardom in 2010 when a homemade video of him riding, jumping, dropping, and … Continue reading →
New Shimano ME7, ME5, and GR5 gravity models feature new rubber compounds for improved grip while the entry-level XC models deliver a new level of premium performance in the value category thanks to trickle down S-PHYRE technology and style. Continue reading →
Conserving energy is a big part of Enduro racing and many pro riders turn to walking sections for just this reason. Shimano athletes have been running a short cage XTR derailleur paired with a 12 speed 10-45t cassette for this … Continue reading →
Building and maintaining trails are vital for riders to continue enjoying the sport of mountain biking. Shimano has teamed up with IMBA to offer funds for projects throughout the year. If your trail systems have a need, be sure to … Continue reading →
Spring program incentivizes consumers to go green and get new gear in time for Earth Day TORONTO (March 10, 2019) – In a move to reduce waste and reward participating bicycle riders, Shimano today launched the first-ever cycling shoe recycling … Continue reading →
Shimano Shimano showed up with an entire wall of new shoes and apparel this year. Their top level $400 S-Phyre has been beefed up in the durability department while maintaining its true XC race pedigree. It’s really cool to … Continue reading →
Today Shimano has released details on their new PRO dropper seatpost called the Koryak. It offers 120mm of infinite adjustment and is available in 30.9/31.6 sizes. It features internal cable routing and has multiple levers for various placement. Details inside from Shimano.
Shimano chose a formidable location at the Tech Museum of Innovation to showcase their latest electronic mountain bike gruppo, XT M8050 Di2, to the mountain bike media. Learn more about it inside and see some detailed pictures of the new … Continue reading →
Today Shimano has announced a number of updates to their lineup including an 11-46t cassette, updated 1×11 DCE profiled chainring for better retention, and a quick link chain link for their 11 speed drivetrains.
Today Shimano showed us some new shoes aimed at Enduro riders but these new shoes should appeal to anyone not racing an XC bike. Learn all about the M200 ($180USD), M163 ($150USD), and M089 ($120) inside.
Shimano has been hard at work creating the new M9050 XTR components and it might come as a surprise to some that Shimano is introducing their electronic Di2 technology after just releasing details on the new XTR mechanical M9000 components … Continue reading →
Shimano sent over some details on their 2014 Shimano Open House and Moto Athlete Road Ride recap that they hosted in late January. You can check out a quick video recap and see some of their new business center inside. … Continue reading →
Today Shimano introduces a compact multisport camera, the CM-1000. With integration with the D-Fly system, this camera has some unique connectivity options that aren’t available in current offerings. The ANT/ANT+ data allows cyclists to monitor videos and use the … Continue reading →