Durango, Colo.—Every sport has its legends, the faces and personalities that capture our hearts and minds. We track a star's rise to success, an underdog pulling through against the odds, the talented hero's unstoppable dominance.
Pedal kick week is done and (standing) manual week has begun!
First ever adaptive cyclocross race a big success for all, especially our veterans.
(November 11, 2012) DENVER, Colo—It was a time of firsts for this sleeper of a cross race which featured cross racing in urban Denver for the first time, and more importantly it was the first ever cyclocross race to feature an adaptive category dedicated to our veterans.
Four-Piston Stopping Power with Great Modulation and Lever Feel
The evolution of mountain bike brakes has continued at an amazing rate fueled by the constant improvements each manufacturer has made each year. Avid has continued to improve upon the finicky Juicy’s of yesteryear and have come up with great results. Featuring a new Four-piston Caliper paired with updated,levers, the XO trail brake has created a significant buzz throughout the Trail/All-Mountain scene.
Hip Swedish Design Paired with the latest in Cranial Protection
The latest innovation from POC sees the integration of the MIPS (multi-directional impact system) into a few of the company’s top-selling helmets. The MIPS system is designed to greatly reduce potential brain trauma from a cranial impact.
This winter I have decided to learn the basic skills of observed trials riding on my mountain bike. I may never be famous for these skills, but learning has already improved my handling skills and made me more comfortable on my bike. And it is making me happier.
Paolo Montoya and Pua Mata take the 20th anniversary of La Ruta de los Conquistadores.
Despite having to inflate his tire twice before changing the entire rim at the aid station, Montoya managed to keep his lead over his GQ closest rider, Cannondale's Alex Grant to take on his second La Ruta title.
Costa Rica’s Dennis Porras soloed to victory at stage two of La Ruta de los Conquistadores on Friday, completing the 49-mile day in 3:39:26.
The 20th anniversary of La Ruta de los Conquistadores kicked off with a bang Thursday as 500 riders departed from Jaco on Costa Rica’s Pacific coast on the way to the Caribbean, where they will finish 161 miles later on Saturday.
Yeti Cycles continues as title sponsor
(31 October 2012) GOLDEN, Colo. - Bigfoot Productions, has announced that it will sell the Big Mountain Enduro Series to Brandon Ontiveros, one of the founders of the popular Oregon Enduro Series. Ontiveros’ new promotion company will be named, Big Mountain Enduro, LLC.