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Mavic Crossmax Hydropack 15L

Is the hydration pack losing momentum to bottles and pockets?

Mavic’s Crossmax Hydropack fits the bill for all but the longest or shortest rides with a good range of features and design.

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2014 Ibis Mojo HDR 650b Reviewed

DW Goodness

The Mojo HDR 650b slurped up bermy flow like a pig with a stick of butter

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Maloja Freeride SS jersey, SabirM & DjadiM shorts: Reviewed

Conspicuous lack of lightning bolts or clown puke

“My days of being asked for directions to the beach while out on the trail were over.”

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Northwave Scorpius SRS Reviewed

Stiff and Breezy

“I remember noticing a rider’s shoe, which featured a flap covering the laces, and thinking it looked pretty cool – a moment before realizing that his other shoe was a different color. Until seeing those shoes again…I assumed the guy was a weirdo…”

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RaceFace Atlas Pedals: Reviewed

Pedalphile Alert

Pedals that grip, pedals that spin.

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Dakine Enduro Hip Pack: Defended

Not just for Rollerblading anymore

At first I wanted to make it rain with insults, but I decided to bite my tongue …then Dakine sent us one and I was no longer able to stay on the sidelines.

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Mavic Crossmax XL Pedals

Pedals that go Thunk

The spring builds resistance up to the point of release, making it very clear to the rider when the cleat will release…

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2014 Kona Process

Process or Prawcess?

“It’s encouraged me to go a little faster, kept me in the cockpit when faster tried to get me in trouble…”

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2015 Shimano Enduro shoes

Three new models and a hydration pack aimed at aggressive trail and enduro riders

Shimano’s trail shoes get a serious update including the introduction of TORBAL (not a German balancing game). Also, the Unzen 4 Enduro pack.

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Yeti SB5c Previewed and Ridden

They're up to some pretty wild shit down in Colorado

“…my mistakes were compounding and I was about to have my control bankrupted, but I stubbornly smashed a few holes and rocks, and came out the other side with credit intact.”

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Shimano SH-XC70 Shoes: Reviewed

Shimano's XC shoes get lean and mean

Some of us at NSMB have been riding clipped in forever. Others switched to flats due to the constant terror of riding in the era of “build it high, build it skinny, build it siiiiiick”

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The Process 167 in all its 26" wheeled glory. Yes, you read that right. 26" isn't dead yet.

Kona 2015 Bikes Sneak Peek

Taking a Look at the Future

Have a gander behind the curtain and see what Kona has in store for next season…

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Sea to Sky Bike Check: Dylan Sheffer

More Bikes More Action

Kaz Yamamura meets up with Dylan Sheffer for more biking action.

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2015 Specialized Henge Expert Saddle: Reviewed

Updating a Favourite

Given the chance on an updated Henge, my hand shot up like a giddy overachiever in the front row of a grade school classroom…

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Specialized 2FO Shoes

Cleats and Flats for Getting Burly

Job one was to cook up some special rubber. Specialized enlisted Wolfgang Arenz, the mix maaster for Specialized tires, to conjure up his black gold…

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