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Propain Dirt Zelvy show off custom World Champs bikes

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PROPAIN DIRT ZELVY BOYS GOT FULL INVITES TO THE WORLD CHAMPS AND TO CELEBRATE THEY ORDERED A BATCH OF CUSTOM FRAMES FOR THE AUSTRALIAN JUNGLE. Photos: Liam Joyce and David Trummer Unfortunately Phil broke his wrist in training so will be unable to compete. We’re absolutely gutted for him, especially as he’s …

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Propain Spindrift – say what? What is the Spindrift?

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For many seasons, I’ve owned and ridden two bikes simultaneously – one downhill bike, and one trail/enduro bike for commuting and rolling around the area. At the end of last season, I asked myself a very familiar question; “Do I really need two bikes?” Back then, I still wasn’t 100% …

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The Last Round of the 2017 Downhill City Tour Series

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On September 9th there will be the final edition of Downhill City Tour! It’s the only downhill competition in Poland at this high of a level and with so many satisfied riders, that has been successfully organized for three years. Year after year more and more happens. In Ustroń edition …

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VEE Tires on Eurobike

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Vee Tire Co.’s new Flow Rumba (no, I don’t think it was named after the dance) has been designed as a do-it-all downhill tire that they say is “made with over 80% of downhill terrain in mind.” The relatively closely spaced lugs look like they might make for a fast …

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ENVE RELEASES SECOND GENERATION M SERIES WHEELS

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August 30, 2017 – Ogden, Utah, USA – ENVE proudly announces the all-new M Series, featuring game changing technology that promises to all but eliminate pinch flats forever. The new M Series consists of seven wheelsets, each crafted for a specific rider profile based on terrain, bike type, tire size, and …

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Box One DH 7-Speed Twin Shifter and Derailleur

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      Downhill racing, or even just bike park use, puts some unique demands on a drivetrain, and while a standard setup can certainly work well, there’s something to be said for a compact gearing range and the shorter, burlier derailleur that it allows. Box has followed that recipe …

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Bike check with Remy Metailler

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  The green machine. Fun, efficient, reliable. Cube Two 15 frame size M DVO  Onyx 200mm prototype fork, Jade shock with a 450lbs @tisprings 215mm travel. E13 LG1+ carbon wheels with maxxistires Minion DHF and DHR II 3C Grip. LG1 chain guide, with no lower, 7 speed cassette. Race Face …

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THE STORY BEHIND THE PARKER MTB GOGGLE

THE STORY BEHIND THE PARKER MTB GOGGLE

Chasing a Dream It’s been somewhat of a whirlwind journey so far over here at Melon. From coming up with the custom eyewear concept back in 2013, to moving out to Bali and opening two concept stores last year, we’ve been busting a gut and following our dreams to keep …

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