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Ben Moore – Orange Bikes

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Ben is slowly but surely creeping his way into the big names of the sport. From crazy viral videos blasting down shopping centres to narrowly brushing past dogs as he races his way down urban streets, to simple bike edits , you can be sure you have seen one of …

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All you need to know about TOP 5 World Cup riders

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This year Overall World CUP (per the UCI) standings are very interesting! We have just one last World CUP race in Vallnord (Andorra) remaining and the podium is still wide open! Aaron Gwin has 1571 points, Troy Brosnan 1432 and Danny Hart locks the Top 3 gate with 1269. Each win is 200 …

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Santa Cruz V10 650B

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Santa Cruz V10 650B – Bike Check!   Way before carbon age came, in 2009 World Championships, Steve Peat took a win on one of a kind, custom made, alloy Santa Cruz V10. Back then it was commonplace for bike manufactures to make one-off custom bikes for their pro riders. …

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Santa Cruz v10 design evolution over 14 years.

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Have you ever wondered about evolution of Santa Cruz v10? We’ve prepared a detailed comparison between all 4 generations of v-10 (produced in years 2002-2016). Here is the very first generation of Santa’s V-10s. This Santa Cruz V10 bike was produced in years 2002-2004. The interesting thing about this generation …

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[PL] Arek Perin diary – kontuzja, praca, mistrzostwa, olimpiada

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Na polskiej scenie zjazdowo-endurowej Arek Perin jest bardzo rozpoznawalny. Dzieje się to nie tylko dzięki jego wynikom podczas zawodów, ale także dzięki wykonywanej pracy przy kreowaniu tras, zawodnikach skali światowej, jak i początkującym pasjonatom jazdy na rowerze. Ostatnio ciągle coś się u niego dzieje. To kilka najważniejszych rowerowych momentów w …

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Giant updates carbon & Maestro suspension for 2017! Better women Liv line MTBs!

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Giant’s 2017 lineup is trickling out, first with the new gravel-ready TCX Advanced SX Disc. Next comes the completely revamped Liv women’s lineup that not only shows off Advanced level carbon frames across the entire range, but also new carbon manufacturing tech and suspension designs that carry over to the …

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Haibike Xduro Dwnhll Pro – Electric abomination or the future?

Haibike Xduro Dwnhll Pro – Electric abomination or the future?

Haibike presented their new electric downhill bike Xduro Dwnhll Pro. We are still on the fence about Electric bikes. The popular opinion about them in the bike world has been rather negative. We stand behind the idea that you have to earn your rides down. Though it’s not an enduro bike so you …

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Gold Diggers: Specialized Demo 8 Build

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You’ve never seen a Specialized Demo 8 like this before, we guarantee it. We caught up with builder Dominik Suchowski, founder of HIFIVEGFX and overall bike junkie to talk about this very sick build (components list at the bottom of the page). Who better than the very person who came …

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New Kid on the Block: Trek Factory Racing

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There’s a new kid on the block at the UCI World Cup this year, Trek Factory Racing Downhill.  I hear you thinking…”Trek, what have they ever done” (the haters) or “Oh man, their gear is awesome” (the lovers). That being said (having personally grown up riding a Trek bike), they …

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