Crankworx 2009 Line Up

Eleven Events Over Nine Days

Whistler’s 6th Annual Freeride Mountain Bike Festival Returns August 8-16, 2009 Including Perennial Favorites and New Event

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REVIEW – 2009 Norco Vixa

Is a new bike from Norco the answer to all of your female-specific riding needs?

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Rennie on Race Face Atlas Cranks

Atlas Under Nathan

“‘The French Air Force’ with the likes of Vouilloz, Chausson and the unknown junior Cedric Gracia…”

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Girls Got Skills

Women's Clinic

“Oh, and since it’s in the Okanagan, it gives you coastal types a chance to get dusty instead of muddy…”

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The Bicycle Café heads to Costa Rica

More Pura Vida

With an elevation of nearly 11,000 feet we were expecting 2.5 hours of continuous downhill…

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New SRAM Tech Vids

Youtube Your Maintenance

Change your cable, service your damper, bleed your brakes – it’s all here step by step…

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Trevor Hansen Bike Check

Carbon for Cap'n T Bone

“I would need a granny ring, lung implants and quadricep motors…”

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Adjust Your Rear Derailleur…

without a hammer

Don’t throw your bike into the bush – get to know that funky doohicky at the rear of your ride…

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Ironhorse Bankrupt?

No More Sundays?

Creditors are after 5 million dollars from Ironhorse and they are done playing nice…

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Dew Files #5

Four Bar Forever

Ever notice how Kona bikes don’t seem to change much year to year? Here’s why…

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The MTB Show podcast: Sam Hill Part 1

An interview with a world champ

No photos? You’ll just have to use your imagination…

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Building and testing wheels at Easton

Learn about equal tone and tension

The Futures Channel brings you a documentary detailing Easton Sports’ wheel building and testing procedures

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Northwest School of Freeride

This is our kind of school

After almost a year of digging and building and dreaming and digging and building and dreaming…..

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Long Nguyen slideshow

Action images from Long Nguyen

Nguyen shows some of his best images from 2008 in a well presented slideshow

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Red Bull Downstairs

No hill? No problem...

There’s more than one way to get high in Amsterdam

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Trailer: Local Knowledge 2

The Kiwis are brewing up something special

“Think of it as your Gravity Riding Guide to New Zealand…”

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Gallery: Jay Sinclair

The Best of last year

Some of Jay’s best images from 2008 in a tasty slide show for you to enjoy.

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North Shore Bike Fest

Festival Update

“Schedules are being rewritten, contracts are being broken, dreamers are dreaming…”

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Sprockids Fun Day

April 28 on the Sunshine Coast

“Celebrating the ‘two-wheeled approach to building self esteem’ for 20 years and counting…”

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Gear Shots #76

Giro, Arc'teryx, Fox Shox, and More...

A quick look at some of the new product that’s making its way through the NSMB offices and into service…

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The Coastal Crew: Brown Pow Outtakes

Happy April Fools from

Unfortunately Brown Pow Energy Water® is not the Coastal Crew’s new sponsor. Nor does it exist. But here’s some bloopers and outtakes!

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Vid: Nico Vouilloz Ride Sessions

Destination Coaching with the Enduro Master

A taste of what to expect at Nico’s Ride Sessions based out of Nice, France…

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Avid XO Trail 4 Piston Brakes

New Brakes for Your AM Machine

A four-piston dual diameter caliper with a bearing on the lever pivot…

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Sram Type Two Derailleur

The Clutch Has Been Released

“It might sound bonkers that a product could be celebrated for its acoustic merits…”

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Anthill in Nepal

Strength in Numbers Teaser

“From seventy meters above sea level, the lowest place in Nepal to 8850 meters the top of the world in Everest…”

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Freeride’s Godfather Deepens Family Ties

Wade Commits Long-Term with Race Face

Race Face expands contract with Mountain Bike Hall-of-Famer Wade Simmons

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North Shore Ripper Enduro

Three-Day Event Changes Pace

Marathon XC is out; Enduro is in. Hear why from the horses mouth…

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Ryan Leech Interviews Katrina Strand

Professional Downhiller - Turned Personal Trainer

Ryan and Katrina talk about balance, both on and off the bike.

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NSMB Contributor Profile: Seb Kemp

Getting to know the people behind NSMB.

Getting to know the people behind NSMB.

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