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Bas Keep: Walls

Craziest Thing You'll See Today

Bas Keep says of this lunacy, “this is almost like a new discipline of riding, no one’s really done it before…”

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Ask Uncle Dave – Contractual Obligations

Mailing It In

“I’m a little bit saddened that Specialized Gravity thought that this was the fourth most important piece of information…”

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Santa Cruz Hightower setup with Cedric Gracia

"If you're not fast, at least look good."

Cedric Gracia runs us through his Santa Cruz Hightower and also shares some setup tips and reasoning.

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Anne-Caroline Chausson Joins Commençal

Just for the Kicks

It turns out you just can’t keep a fast rider away from two wheels…

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WTB Ci24 rims w/ White Industries XMR Hubs Reviewed

Stiff, Light and Durable

WTB’s first foray into carbon rims is deep and stiff – and they may not require a second mortgage to pay them off…

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Joe Smith & Henry Fitzgerald Jump on Norco for 2017

Blenki's Got New Teammates

It’s some fresh blood and stylish moustaches for Norco Factory Racing’s 2017 team

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Touring for Turns

A Splixie Adventure

Just how far are you willing to go for some riding?

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Crushing Trail in Crested Butte

#FollowCamFriday

Nate Hills digs into the archives for some quality Colorado action…

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A Placebo for the Common Cold

Booze Kung Fu for the Man Flu

“Normally a Negroni – made with Gin, Tequilla, Bourbon, or etc – is a tasty, if a bit sweet, 1:1:1 beverage…”

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Mass Start Madness in Queenstown

A Fernhill Frenzy

Nothing says “start of summer” like trying to findangle your way past a couple hundred people on the start line…

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Vintage MTB Radness

Kicking it Old School

Round up the gang and dust off the 90s chromoly, because it’s about to get sideways…

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Formula ROR Brakes: Reviewed

Made in Italy

The smooth Italian lines are one attraction of Formula’s ROR brakes, but the ovoid pistons provide more than just an interesting shape…

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Chris Akrigg – As It Lies

Always Charging

Chris Akrigg takes the countryside as it is without building features or altering the terrain – and he twists the throttle the entire time…

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3 Blokes Attempt to Free Fat Bike from Electric Fence

Zapped!

In the style of Benny Hill these three blokes do their best to disentangle a bike from an electric fence while trying in vain not to be zapped…

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Wolftooth GnarWolf Chainguide Review

GnarWolf Guide Plus Fat Paw Grips

“Drops do occur on occasion. In my experience it’s usually at the least desirable times, ie during a race run…”

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The New Guerrilla Gravity Megatrail

A Mid Travel Trail Killer from Colorado

Made in the US of A, the Guerrilla Gravity Megatrail is an all-metal shredding machine…

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SPECIALIZED GRAVITY 2017 TEAM ROSTER

Miranda Miller, Finn Iles and Loic Bruni!

MIranda Miller joins Finn Iles and Loic Bruni on the Specialized Gravity roster and Öhlins becomes the suspension partner…

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Syndicate Signs 2 Recruits

Hazed by Peaty

“The Santa Cruz Syndicate goes transcontinental in 2017 with fresh signings of Luca Shaw from the USA, and Loris Vergier of France…”

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Richie Schley POV on Treasure Trail

"Awww I hate skinnies..."

“If you’re talking about Squamish, and want to see not how, but if you stack up, there is a new standard and it’s the Treasure Trail.”

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Cap’n Ahab in Moab with Kyle Mears

Buckle Up

Nate Hills follows Kyle Mears at a frantic pace down Moab’s Captain Ahab – a trail that man mortals pick their way through…

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Talking E-bikes With Uncle Dave

Can We Agree?

” Are we guiding the sport? Or are we just another arm that can be used to sell people shit that they don’t really need…”

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Internal Brake Routing?!

Fashionable F*cking Folly?!

“Internal routing looks cleaner and it seems fine for shifters but the rear brake line often bangs around and swapping brakes becomes an ordeal…”

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Skatepark Adventure Games

Pure Shenanigans

You don’t need massive jumps or tons of prize money to feel the white hot grease fire of competition among friends…

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Matt Jones’ “Training” Rides

One person’s Slopestyle finals run is another’s training regime…

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Raw Dusty Days in the Alps

Champéry is All Time in December

No snow in Switzerland means riders are having one of the biggest seasons in years…

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2017 SRAM Eagle X01 Drivetrain – Long Term Review

300 kms on 1x12

“I’ve been giving it a thorough thrashing through our wet fall, and it seems like the right time for an update on the longer term performance…”

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The Disneyland of Mountain Biking

Chasing Trail

Kevin Landry and Dustin Adams get after the goods in the magical playground that is Squamish.

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Nate Hills’ FollowCam Roundup

A Year in Review

Yeti Ambassador Nate Hills has ridden some truly incredible lines in the past year…

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Revelstoke – Ski Town / MTB Habit

Terrain In Every Direction

“Surrounded by the Selkirk, Kootenay and Monashee Mountains, Revelstoke, British Columbia prides itself on its access and surrounding terrain…”

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Hello Darkness, My Old Friend

An Ode to the Night Ride

“I pointed my bike downhill and half rode, half skied my way back to my house…”

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