Quite simply, the best bike lights I've ever used. Super bright. Durable. Long burn. This Niterider light combo lights up the whole forest and lets you ride as fast during the night as you do during the day. Break yourself from the chains of the time of the sun!
Great stoke on the Old Pueblo by Steve Lummer
DENVER — Gates Carbon Drive Systems and Shimano recognized builders at the North American Handmade Bicycle Show (NAHBS) for their integration of a Gates carbon drive paired with the Shimano Alfine internally geared hub. Contest entries were judged on their sliding dropouts, belt-tensioning systems, frame splits and other design factors. Builders received cash and equipment prizes totaling more than $16,000.
DENVER, Colo. — Honors at what is considered the world’s premiere custom bicycle show—the North American Handmade Bicycle Show (NAHBS)— were handed out this weekend during the exhibition, which was held at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver.
DENVER — The bike aficionado is constantly drooling over the fine selection of sexy hand-crafted bicycles at the North American Handmade Bicycle Show (NAHBS), where one of the most common questions is: How many bikes do you own?
(DENVER) — Tom Ritchey has raced and worked in the cycling industry long enough to recall when it was “amateur,” with athletes wrenching their own bikes. That intimacy between the rider and the bike has been lost in today’s competitive cycling world, which may be influencing “some of the problems at top end of sport,” says the 56-year-old builder, designer, founder of Ritchey Design and an accomplished road and mountain biker.
(February 15-17, 2013) TUCSON, Ariz.— The 14th Annual 24 Hours in the Old Pueblo presented by Tucson Medical Center enjoyed sunny skies and a notable tailwind all weekend (if you are an optimist). Hosting a record attendance of 1,857 participants and nearly 4,000 total population in 24 Hour Town, for the 7th year in a row, the event remained the largest 24 hour relay mountain bike event in the USA.
Alchemist Threadworks Jeff Wu Takes on Kilimanjaro, as a Rider and a Doctor
When Jeff Wu trained to be an ER doc, he didn’t expect his profession to blend so conveniently with his passion. He figured mountain biking, his passion, would be put on the backburner, a past time to be visited when his rigorous work schedule allowed. As luck would have it, down time during late nights in the ER lent well to new hobbies taken up to soften the edge.
Like most outdoor sports, mountain biking is primarily a man’s world, at least in terms of gear. So I was happy to find the women’s specific Osprey Verve 10 Hydration Bike Pack. I’m an intermediate mountain biker and most of the rides I did in this pack were one to three hours. I used the Osprey Verve 10 on around 20 rides for this review.
It's about time companies are making women's specific mountain bike gear! Go Osprey!
SANTA FE, New Mex. - Former Orbea-Tuffshed racer and 2012 Single Speed Stage Race World Champion Macky Franklin will partner with Karen Jarchow and Steve Thompson to form the new Santa Fe Brewing – Pivot Professional Mountain Bike Team. The team will be racing Cross Country and Enduro in the coming season.
The new downhill specific race pedal from crankbrothers
LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. – The original crankbrothers mallet has been lauded as the most raced pedal in the dh World Cup circuit. Racers on World Cup podiums and a few World Champions have sanctioned the mallet for its sold design and simple integration of a cleat system with a platform pedal.
Refined for Greater Durability and Lighter weight
As one of the OG chainguide manufacturers, developing mountain bike guides as early as the mid 90s, MRP has been at the forefront of chain retention systems as they have slowly worked their way from the gravity and DH scene in to the trail and XC market.
Winter Mountain Games at Vail feature four different two wheeled disciplines.
(February 8-10, 2013) VAIL, Colo—In its second year of running, the Winter Mountain Games at Vail Ski Resort featured plenty of on snow fun for mountain bikers of varied background as well as snowshoe, skimo, and several other winter themed events for snow sports enthusiasts.
Race Promoters partner to Offer Entry Trades for Top Riders
(Harrisburg, PA) The Outdoor Experience Organization - promoters of The NoTubes Trans-Sylvania Mountain Bike Epic- and TransRockies Inc - promoters of TransRockies Challenge - have agreed to exchange entries so that top riders from each side of the continent can participate in the other’s event.
If you follow the world of cycling technology with even a casual eye, you’ve by now heard about the new power meter from Boulder, Colorado-based Stages Cycling.
Nearly 10,000 rabid fans stormed Eva Bandman Park in Louisville for the biggest Cyclocross race ever on American soil.
(Feb.2 2013) Louisville, KY.-There were doubts right from the start. Could Louisville host a World Championship that could live up to the standards the European contingent was accustomed to?
CRESTED BUTTE, Colo. - Every year at the beginning of February, Crested Butte closes Elk Avenue for a nordic ski race like none other. The course loops through the downtown area, back alley’s and local nordic trials of Colorado’s funkiest ski town.
1000 Miles across the Alaskan Wild via Bike
Part 2 of An up-close look in to Mike Curiak's Amazing winter bikepacking Trek across Alaska.