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Global E-mountain Bike Market Insights 2019-2025 - Giant Bicycles, Pivot Cycles, SCOTT Sports, Trek Bicycle Corporation, TRINX The Global E-mountain Bike Market report analyze the past, current and future outlook of the market as well as the all factors which are responsible for such a growth.

Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour Coming to Whitley Bay The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour is bringing two nights of thrilling adventure films to the PLAYHOUSE, Whitley Bay on 23 and 24 April, 2020. The whole tour will cover loads of venues across the UK and Ireland between now and the 26th of May 2020, so if you can't make it on the above days, all the tour dates are listed here.

Tested: Marzocchi Bomber Z2 - $500 The Z2 is a solid performer for folks on a budget and riders who want a simple set-and-forget fork. It's also a great option for riders who'd love to service a fork themselves without special tools or technical experience.

Have Orange Bikes given us a spy shot of the first ever Formula coil shock? Yes, the purple coil is a nigh on exact color match with the lowers of the Selva R Dual Air enduro fork, but that's not the only reason we think this mystery shock is an Italian Formula coil shock. And it's not just because the new Hazzard Racing Orange bikes are spec'd with a Formula fork, either, though the pairing does make a lot of sense.

Dudes of Hazzard Orange Alpine 6 and Switch 6 limited ed. bikes drop with mystery shock "Since joining Orange Bikes again at the beginning of last year it's been step after step of brilliant projects coming into fruition and this is the Stair-master Stepmill MAX 3000 of all these projects.

Rapha teases new Pro Team Road Shoes, First MTB Line in 2021, more to come in 2020 At this point, you've likely seen the wild new EF Pro Cycling kit from Rapha. It's very pink, blue, and should really stand out on different circuits around the world. But it seems that Rapha a little a lot more in store for the year to come - including all new Pro Team Road Shoes that will apparently drop in February.

Sprindex Adjustable-Rate Coils Allow Mountain Bikers to Quickly Tune Their Spring Rate Adjust your coil spring rate without removing your shock or glove, all in a matter fo seconds.

Avoiding the Worst Possible Post-Race Question: 'How'd You Do?' It's hard to explain the suspense that happens over a single day of racing to someone who really doesn't understand the concept of entering a competition for a reason that is aside from wearing a medal across your neck or holding a trophy at the end of the day.

Electric Mountain Bike Trail Access and Adoption In this episode I'll share two recent stories about e-bike trail access and a study that looks at the health benefits of riding an electric mountain bike, and how riders' perceptions change after riding one. You can read all three of these articles, written by Matt Miller, on, listed below.

7 ways to be a more sustainable student No matter where you are on the sustainability spectrum, any act of good, no matter how seemingly small and inconsequential, is better than nothing.

7 Mountain Bike Mistakes That Are Slowing You Down Neil from GMBN explains seven basic mistakes that mountain bikers make on the trails which slow them down. Line choice, MTB setup, and trail conditions are where riders could be losing speed.

Westpac Rescue Helicopter transports injured mountain bike rider, 40, at Ourimbah to John Hunter Hospital News, local-news, Ourimbah, mountain bike, Westpac Rescue Helicopter, bushland, John Hunter Hospital, 4WD, Graham Nickisson A 40-year-old man has been flown to John Hunter Hospital with possible head injuries following a mountain bike accident at Ourimbah on Monday.

Bracebridge plans for expanded mountain bike trail BRACEBRIDGE - If the Town of Bracebridge has its way, mountain bikers will be hitting the Crazy Goat extension. According to a Town of Bracebridge news release, the town has filed an application with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry for development of mountain bike trails at the Bracebridge Resource Management Centre.

Rapha chief confirms move into mountain bike clothing - with range launching next year "In 2021, Rapha will launch its first collection of mountain bike clothing, making the most of our design expertise and a new office in a mountain biking mecca, to take the brand somewhere entirely new," he said in an open letter published on the Rapha website.

Vail's sales tax bite among the lowest for Colorado mountain resort areas VAIL - From housing to updating the town's "civic area," Vail has a lot of wants. Some of those wants will require more tax revenue to complete. Colorado's constitution requires voter approval of all tax increases. That means any government has to make a convincing case it needs more revenue.

How Much Does a Decent Mountain Bike Cost? Everyone knows bikes aren't free but beyond that, we rarely agree on how much a good mountain bike should cost. Tell us about the best value you've found when it comes to buying a new mountain bike! Jeff co-founded with his wife Leah in 1999.

2020 Ragley Bikes Range - Everything You Need to Know. Ragley Bikes have launched an updated range their no-fuss, do it all hardtail range with an updated gravel machine as the cherry on top.

Ruben Alcantara is Doing Something Strange with BMX Bikes Custom-built full-suspension BMX bikes. You're welcome.

Aaron Gwin Spotted Riding Prototype Intense Downhill Bike. Aaron Gwin has been out in the Californian sunshine riding on what looks to be a brand new Intense prototype downhill bike.

1965 Triumph Mountain Cub Up for Grabs With the rich heritage and legacy, this classic Triumph bike is full of character and timeless style. Truly a work of the piece in a collector’s stable.

Shimano MW7 Winter Mountain Bike Shoe Keeps Its Composure After a Cold, Wet Beating The Shimano MW7 winter mountain bike shoe stands to the task of keeping feet warm and happy in cold, wet environments.

Michelin DH tyres drop in with Mud & Bike Park tread patterns featuring MAGI-X DH Tech Eval; Michelin's Bike Park specific tyre comes in the form of a slimmed down budget version of the Michelin DH 34, utilising the very same tread pattern, but with a harder and more durable GUM-X compound in place of the MAGI-X DH. The casing is also thinner than that of the rest of the Michelin DH range at 2 x 33 TPI.

3 Ways To Improve Your Winter Training Long endurance rides can be boring, especially when completing such rides on a regular basis with no social group rides to join. Make your endurance rides more productive or add some structured intensity to your winter training by working on your skills and techniques.

Blackburn Outpost Elite Hitchhiker picks up extra handlebar storage, plus limited run Digi Camo bags Sometime, you just don't need a lot of cargo room on your bike. And sometime, you do. Fortunately, the new Blackburn Outpost Elite Hitchhiker functions both as a stand-alone handlebar bag for those lighter days, and an add-on for the Outpost handlebar roll for those epics.

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