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YT's Burly Big Wheeler

This isn’t you Uncle’s 29er. YT claims it’s the most aggressive big wheeler on the market – and they tell us Cam Zink and Aaron Gwin agree…

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Hope HB.211 – Carbon bike Project

“We never considered if it would be profitable to make our own bike in the UK. But maybe it will be…”

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How to Win Lourdes with Rachel Atherton

The View from On Top

See what it took to conquer the track at Lourdes while standing head and shoulders above the competition…

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2017 Norco Optic – 29 and 27.5

Words - Perry Schebel

Norco has launched two new bikes as an evolution of the Sight – the Optic in 29 (110mm travel) and 27.5 (120mm travel) and Perry Schebel rode both…

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Shimano Deore XT Di2 Launched

Deore XT goes electronic

“…it was always going to be the XT version of Di2 that would be of greater interest to the bike-buying public.”

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Urge Unveils the Down-o-Matic RR

A Full-On Full Face Helmet

A fresh new lid with an unusual material underneath the paint job…

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Sam Hill and Team CRC at Lourdes

Scrub This Video

This video starts off slowly – but from the 5:00 mark on is worth your viewing time with some great riding and filming…

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Reece Wallace – RAW on the SHORE

Angry Bees

Reece Wallace takes us on a stylish tour of Boogie Nights – a recent line on Mount Seymour – serenaded by his new Industry 9 hub…

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Chill vibes from Della Creek

Good times, great riding

“…Spring is coming on hard in BC and that means road trip time. Good vibes all around in this little beauty from Della Creek.”

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CHRIS KING 40th ANNIVERSARY 5010

Only 40 Produced

The muted components and paint make this stand out from recent Santa Cruz machines – and since there are only 40 that makes sense…

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Sending it With the Santa Cruz Syndicate

Ratboy, Minnaar and Peaty are Back!

Follow the lads as they get prepped for the first World Cup race of 2016, and have a spot of fun along the way.

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Richie Rude / Cody Kelley / New Zealand

Spectacular Riding - Ridiculous Scenes

This is one of the most beautifully shot pieces – boosted by spectacular riding – we’ve seen in a very long time…

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Are Product Reviews Full of Sh!t?

Ask Uncle Dave

“How have we collapsed inward to a state where product reviews aren’t worth the damn megabyte they consume…”

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Lourdes Qualifying Crashes – RAW

RAW From The Wall

The DH World Cup round 1 may be over, but who doesn’t love a good crash compilation?

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Introducing the Rocky Mountain Pipeline

Plus Size, Shore Style

Take the ‘stupid lines’ and just flow straight through them…

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Wade Simmons – Dumbing Down The Shore

A Travesty!

Wade Simmons goes on a tirade – but then he rides some of the best preserved gnarly lines on the Shore on his new Pipeline…

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Dancing Crashes from Lourdes

Dance with Gee.

You may spray your coffee into your keyboard watching Gee and other riders crashing backwards and forwards to techno beats…

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Lourdes World Cup DH Results 2016

No Spoilers

The trails dried out but they didn’t get any easier at Lourdes – but you’ll have to click to find out more…

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#DirtBurkes – Lourdes Qualifying Sideline Action

#DirtBurkes

Sam Reynolds and Ben Deakin get weird at Lourdes…

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Lourdes Practice Highlights 2016

Sloppy and Snowy

Lots of riders looking fast in practice but it is bound to be a crapshoot on Sunday on this nasty steep track…

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Lourdes 2016 DH World Cup Quali Results

Loic and Tahnee

Loic puts the hurt into the field with a stunning five-second advantage while many favourites find themselves off the pace…Lourdes 2016 DH World Cup Quali results.

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Lourdes Chaos RAW

Sighting in the Slick Lines

Riders were all over the map during practice. See who had things figured out, and who went OTB…

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Remy’s Mexican Vacation

Bikes, Sunshine, and Moto Laps

Soaking in the sun, and prepping for another year of all-out riding…

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Ratboy – Lourdes Helmet Cam

Josh Bryceland on Pace

This makes you realize that Claudio’s talking pace is a little different than Ratboy with the throttle twisted…

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Fresh Guides from OneUp Components

Chain Guides and Bash Guards for All

“Light, strong and does its job. The Bash Guide has saved me a few times now and I don’t think I will go back.”

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Rocking the Night Train with the Athertons

Introducing Trek Factory Racing DH

Gee, Dan and Rachel team up with Taylor Vernon for some midnight magic.

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Eliot Jackson: RAW

Pure Speed in NZ

Looking fast, and just ahead of Lourdes…

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Aaron Gwin’s Winning Run – Lourdes 2015

Gwinning

Aaron Gwin won on the steep and nasty Lourdes course in 2015 – but he’s on a brand new ride this year…

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AE Forest – Perfect Lourdes Warm Up!

Best Slurpy Trail Sounds

You’ve never heard RAW trails sounds like this – along with head snaps and sniper landings this isn’t to be missed…

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Claudio at Lourdes!

Following Remi Thirion!

With plenty of rain over the last few days the track is even more of a challenge than last year, as Claudio found out…

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