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   Vernon Felton    Aug 31, 2017
New Dropper Post and Forks from Manitou - Eurobike 2017 New Dropper Post and Forks from Manitou - Eurobike 2017
When it comes to dropper posts and suspension forks, you can never have too many options. Manitou brings both to the fold.
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   Vernon Felton    Aug 31, 2017
MRP Unveils Coil-Sprung Ribbon Fork - Eurobike 2017 MRP Unveils Coil-Sprung Ribbon Fork - Eurobike 2017
Here's the story on the Ribbon Coil--MRP's new ultra-light, long-travel coil-sprung fork.
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   Paul Aston    Aug 31, 2017
Bike Ahead Composites - Eurobike 2017 Bike Ahead Composites - Eurobike 2017
Is rolling on Enve/King hoops too affordable? Do you want something more exclusive that to make a statement in the car park? Six spoke carbon wheels might be for you.
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   Vernon Felton    Aug 30, 2017
Slam that Stem? Cane Creek Debuts the "Slamset"  - Eurobike 2017 Slam that Stem? Cane Creek Debuts the "Slamset" - Eurobike 2017
Should you give a damn about stack height if you run a long-travel fork?
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   Mike Levy    Aug 30, 2017
Formula's New DH Fork Uses Three Different Air Springs - Eurobike 2017 Formula's New DH Fork Uses Three Different Air Springs - Eurobike 2017
If you want the ultimate in adjustability, the new Nero R could be for you.
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   Paul Aston    Aug 30, 2017
Fast Suspension's 3-Way Yari Damper Upgrade - Eurobike 2017 Fast Suspension's 3-Way Yari Damper Upgrade - Eurobike 2017
Fast Suspension introduces a new plug and play fork damper with three-way compression adjust, and upgrades for their Holy Grail shock.
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   Richard Cunningham    Aug 26, 2017
Bikes of the World Cup Overall Winners: Aaron Gwin's YT Tues and Myriam Nicole's Commencal Supreme Bikes of the World Cup Overall Winners: Aaron Gwin's YT Tues and Myriam Nicole's Commencal Supreme
Aaron Gwin and Myriam Nicole took home the overall World Cup title today - check out the bikes they were on at Val di Sole.
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   Richard Cunningham    Aug 26, 2017
Jordan Sarrou's BH Lynx Race: Bike Check - Val di Sole XC World Cup 2017 Jordan Sarrou's BH Lynx Race: Bike Check - Val di Sole XC World Cup 2017
Sarrou shuns the hardtail for a shot at the podium on at an XC course that some are saying is too mild for the likes of Val di Sole
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   Richard Cunningham    Aug 26, 2017
Eva Lechner's Orbea Alma: Bike Check - Val di Sole XC World Cup 2017 Eva Lechner's Orbea Alma: Bike Check - Val di Sole XC World Cup 2017
Italy's multi-discipline champion is not afraid to ride a rigid-frame off road. We take a look at her hardtail race bike
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   Richard Cunningham    Aug 25, 2017
Take a Tour of SRAM's Mother Ship - Val di Sole World Cup 2017 Take a Tour of SRAM's Mother Ship - Val di Sole World Cup 2017
SRAM's Evan Warner walks us through their World Cup support operation and shows us what's inside the red and white tractor-trailer rig.
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   Mike Kazimer    Aug 25, 2017
How Do the Pros Set Up Their Bikes for Extra-Steep Tracks? - Val di Sole DH World Cup 2017 How Do the Pros Set Up Their Bikes for Extra-Steep Tracks? - Val di Sole DH World Cup 2017
What changes are riders and their mechanics making for Val di Sole's super technical course?
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   Mike Levy    Aug 25, 2017
Greg Minnaar's Broken Santa Cruz V10 - Val di Sole DH World Cup 2017 Greg Minnaar's Broken Santa Cruz V10 - Val di Sole DH World Cup 2017
The GOAT turns disaster into an impressive qualifying performance in Val di Sole, Italy.
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   Vernon Felton    Aug 24, 2017
Kate Courtney's Specialized Epic - Val di Sole World Cup 2017 Kate Courtney's Specialized Epic - Val di Sole World Cup 2017
The Specialized Epic received a complete makeover for 2018. Here's how Kate Courtney builds up her Epic race whip.
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   Vernon Felton    Aug 24, 2017
Tahnée Seagrave's New Transition TR11 - Val di Sole World Cup 2017 Tahnée Seagrave's New Transition TR11 - Val di Sole World Cup 2017
Ross Bell gets the inside line on Transition's new carbon downhill machine.
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   Richard Cunningham    Aug 24, 2017
Cecile Ravanel's Quarq Electronic Brake Monitor - Val di Sole DH World Cup 2017 Cecile Ravanel's Quarq Electronic Brake Monitor - Val di Sole DH World Cup 2017
Cecile Ravanel is practicing with a torque sensor that transmits braking functions to an on-board Quarq computer.
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   Mike Kazimer    Aug 24, 2017
Inside MIPS - Advancing Helmet Safety Inside MIPS - Advancing Helmet Safety
Take a look inside MIPS' headquarters and test lab near Stockholm, Sweden.
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   Ross Bell    Aug 24, 2017
10 Trail and Warm Up Bikes From the Val di Sole DH World Cup Pits 10 Trail and Warm Up Bikes From the Val di Sole DH World Cup Pits
What do the world's best DH riders use as their trail and warm-up bikes? We've got ten of them right here.
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   Ross Bell    Aug 23, 2017
Bruni's Lava Frame and Ravanel's WC DH Bike: Tech Randoms - Val di Sole World Cup 2017 Bruni's Lava Frame and Ravanel's WC DH Bike: Tech Randoms - Val di Sole World Cup 2017
Lots of interesting things happening in the pits here as teams get ready for the final World Cup of the season.
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   Mike Kazimer    Aug 23, 2017
Matt Walker's Prototype Saracen Myst 29er - Bike Check Matt Walker's Prototype Saracen Myst 29er - Bike Check
Matt Walker will be battling it out in the junior division this weekend aboard a prototype 29er from Saracen.
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   Matt Wragg    Aug 22, 2017
Living With an eMTB, After the Honeymoon - Opinion Living With an eMTB, After the Honeymoon - Opinion
There are plenty of articles about which eMTB to buy, but what is it like to have one out in the wild, long after the shine of your new toy wears off?
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   Richard Cunningham    Aug 22, 2017
Tales and Tech From Behind the Scenes - Crankworx Whistler 2017 Tales and Tech From Behind the Scenes - Crankworx Whistler 2017
How to bleed a brake with water, meet legends, make bomb holes, and get owned
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   Richard Cunningham    Aug 19, 2017
Troy Brosnan's Crankworx Crushing Canyon Sender - Bike Check Troy Brosnan's Crankworx Crushing Canyon Sender - Bike Check
The weapon Brosnan used to nail down the Crankworx Downhill series and destroy a stacked field at the Canadian Open DH
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   Mike Levy    Aug 19, 2017
Spank's Foam Filled Rim Promises Better Reliability and Feel - Crankworx Whistler 2017 Spank's Foam Filled Rim Promises Better Reliability and Feel - Crankworx Whistler 2017
Can a relatively inexpensive foam filled aluminum rim out-perform a carbon rim?
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   Vernon Felton    Aug 19, 2017
Five Ten Re-Boots a Classic - Crankworx Whistler 2017 Five Ten Re-Boots a Classic - Crankworx Whistler 2017
New, tougher and sleeker Impact Pro hits the dirt in early 2018.
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   Mike Kazimer    Aug 18, 2017
Remember These? 11 Classic Mountain Bikes - Crankworx Whistler 2017 Remember These? 11 Classic Mountain Bikes - Crankworx Whistler 2017
We scoured the lift lines at Whistler and discovered some gems hidden among all the carbon super bikes.
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   Vernon Felton    Aug 18, 2017
Bontrager Rolls Out New Shoes, Tires and Helmet - Crankworx Whistler 2017 Bontrager Rolls Out New Shoes, Tires and Helmet - Crankworx Whistler 2017
Bontrager showed up to Crankworx with all sorts of new gear, including flat-pedal shoes, tires and a promising helmet.
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   Vernon Felton    Aug 17, 2017
Maxxis Shows Off New Downhill Tire - Crankworx Whistler 2017 Maxxis Shows Off New Downhill Tire - Crankworx Whistler 2017
Maxxis has a new DH tire that they’ve been developing with help from Greg Minnaar.
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   Mike Levy    Aug 17, 2017
MRP's Coil-Sprung Ribbon Fork - Crankworx Whistler 2017 MRP's Coil-Sprung Ribbon Fork - Crankworx Whistler 2017
Do you prefer coil over air? If so, you might want to check out what MRP's been working on.
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   Mike Levy    Aug 16, 2017
Fox's New 4-Way Adjustable Fork Damper - Crankworx Whistler 2017 Fox's New 4-Way Adjustable Fork Damper - Crankworx Whistler 2017
Looks like Fox has a new high-end damper on the way that offers four different tuning adjustments to match their X2 shocks.
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   Mike Kazimer    Aug 16, 2017
Air vs Coil: Jesse Melamed and Remi Gauvin's Shock Options - Crankworx Whistler 2017 Air vs Coil: Jesse Melamed and Remi Gauvin's Shock Options - Crankworx Whistler 2017
We take a closer look at Jesse and Remi's shock setups for the Whistler Enduro World Series.
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   Mike Levy    Aug 16, 2017
ENVE's New Carbon Rim and Protective Insert - Crankworx Whistler 2017 ENVE's New Carbon Rim and Protective Insert - Crankworx Whistler 2017
It looks like ENVE has been working on a new carbon fiber rim design and an add-on insert for increased protection.
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   Brian Park    Aug 16, 2017
New Intense 29er Carbon DH Bike Spotted - Crankworx Whistler 2017 New Intense 29er Carbon DH Bike Spotted - Crankworx Whistler 2017
Looks like Jack Moir could have a new whip for Cairns or Val Di Sole.
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   Richard Cunningham    Aug 16, 2017
Garbanzo DH Winners: Bike Checks - Crankworx Whistler 2017 Garbanzo DH Winners: Bike Checks - Crankworx Whistler 2017
Remote droppers, shock lockouts, prototype suspension, 29-inch wheels, and trail bikes all made their way to the podium.
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   Mike Levy    Aug 14, 2017
Prototype DH Clipless Pedals - Crankworx Whistler 2017 Prototype DH Clipless Pedals - Crankworx Whistler 2017
It looks like there'll be a new DH pedal option on the market soon.
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   Mike Levy    Aug 14, 2017
Is This Linkage Fork the Future of Suspension? - Crankworx Whistler 2017 Is This Linkage Fork the Future of Suspension? - Crankworx Whistler 2017
Does Structure Cycleworks' wild looking linkage suspension fork have potential? Levy rides the bike in Whistler to find out.
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   Pinkbike Staff    Aug 13, 2017
How Do The Pros Prepare Their Bikes? - Crankworx Whistler 2017 How Do The Pros Prepare Their Bikes? - Crankworx Whistler 2017
With long, steep, rough, and dry trails filling up the EWS course, how have the pros adapted their bikes?
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   Mike Levy    Aug 12, 2017
Meekboyz's Carbon Fiber Kids Bikes - Crankworx Whistler 2017 Meekboyz's Carbon Fiber Kids Bikes - Crankworx Whistler 2017
Are these carbon fiber dream machines the ultimate grom bikes?
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   Mike Kazimer    Aug 10, 2017
Mckay Vezina's Giant Reign: EWS Bike Check - Crankworx Whistler 2017 Mckay Vezina's Giant Reign: EWS Bike Check - Crankworx Whistler 2017
Mckay's Giant Reign is being transformed into a mini-DH sled for this weekend's Whistler wildness.
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   Vernon Felton    Aug 10, 2017
New Polygon DH Bike Sighted at Whistler New Polygon DH Bike Sighted at Whistler
...Annnnd here's the first sighting of a top-secret prototype at Crankworx. It's a Polygon DH bike based on Naild's R3act rear suspension. Check it out.
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   Vernon Felton    Aug 10, 2017
Marco Osborne's Cannondale Jekyll: EWS Bike Check - Crankworx Whistler 2017 Marco Osborne's Cannondale Jekyll: EWS Bike Check - Crankworx Whistler 2017
Marco Osborne's Cannondale Jekyll gets the Whistler treatment. Check it out.
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   Richard Cunningham    Aug 10, 2017
Mark Scott's Santa Cruz Hightower LT: EWS Bike Check - Crankworx Whistler 2017 Mark Scott's Santa Cruz Hightower LT: EWS Bike Check - Crankworx Whistler 2017
An in-depth look at Mark's trusty 29er and a conversation about the setup he'll be using to tame the beast this weekend.
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   Vernon Felton    Aug 10, 2017
Keegan Wright's Specialized Stumpy 29er: Crankworx Whistler EWS 2017 Keegan Wright's Specialized Stumpy 29er: Crankworx Whistler EWS 2017
Keegan Wright is one of the most promising young riders on the EWS circuit. Here's a look at the Stumpjumper 29er he'll pilot at Whistler.
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   Pinkbike Staff    Aug 8, 2017
Ask Pinkbike: Tubeless Setup, Cleat Trouble, Wide Tires Ask Pinkbike: Tubeless Setup, Cleat Trouble, Wide Tires
Pinkbike's tech editors answer some of your most pressing forum questions.
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   Mike Levy    Aug 5, 2017
Coil-Sprung Shock Lockout Conversions - Mont-Sainte-Anne DH World Cup 2017 Coil-Sprung Shock Lockout Conversions - Mont-Sainte-Anne DH World Cup 2017
We go behind the scenes with SRAM's Evan Warner while he prepares custom tuned shocks for the Cairns World Championship track.
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   Irmo Keizer    Aug 5, 2017
Yana Belomoina's American Eagle Atlanta 2.0 - Mont-Sainte-Anne XC World Cup 2017 Yana Belomoina's American Eagle Atlanta 2.0 - Mont-Sainte-Anne XC World Cup 2017
With two World Cup wins so far this year, Yana is hoping for another aboard her new American Eagle hardtail.
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   Irmo Keizer    Aug 5, 2017
David Valero's Prototype MMR - Mont-Sainte-Anne XC World Cup 2017 David Valero's Prototype MMR - Mont-Sainte-Anne XC World Cup 2017
Valero's running a prototype 100mm XC speed machine for this weekend's big race.
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   Richard Cunningham    Aug 4, 2017
Mathias Fluckinger's Prototype Radon - Mont-Sainte-Anne XC World Cup 2017 Mathias Fluckinger's Prototype Radon - Mont-Sainte-Anne XC World Cup 2017
Mont-Sainte-Anne's crusher XC course evokes an all-out effort from Radon's designers.
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   Mike Kazimer    Aug 4, 2017
Haley Smith's Norco Revolver - Mont-Sainte-Anne XC World Cup 2017 Haley Smith's Norco Revolver - Mont-Sainte-Anne XC World Cup 2017
With a dropper post and Truvativ Descendant bars, this hardtail is set up a little differently than your typical XC race machine.
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   Mike Levy    Aug 3, 2017
Cube's Prototype 29er DH Bike - Mont-Sainte-Anne DH World Cup 2017 Cube's Prototype 29er DH Bike - Mont-Sainte-Anne DH World Cup 2017
The Cube team has shown up to this weekend's World Cup with a new downhill bike.
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   Vernon Felton    Aug 3, 2017
Erin Huck's Cannondale Scalpel Si - Mont-Sainte-Anne XC World Cup 2017 Erin Huck's Cannondale Scalpel Si - Mont-Sainte-Anne XC World Cup 2017
What is the 2017 Pan American Continental Mountain Bike Champ racing this weekend? Here's a look at Erin Huck's Cannondale Scalpel Si.
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   Vernon Felton    Aug 3, 2017
Emily Batty's Procaliber SL vs Top Fuel - Mont-Sainte-Anne XC World Cup 2017 Emily Batty's Procaliber SL vs Top Fuel - Mont-Sainte-Anne XC World Cup 2017
Hardtail or full-suspension? Which bike should Emily Batty race this weekend at Mont Sainte Anne? Matthew Delorme tackles the question with the Trek Factory racer.
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   Pinkbike Staff    Aug 2, 2017
BOS Teases New Obsys Inverted DH Fork - Video BOS Teases New Obsys Inverted DH Fork - Video
Looks like another new downhill fork is on the way, this one courtesy of BOS Suspension.
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   Richard Cunningham    Aug 2, 2017
Mystery Downhill Fork Spotted in the Devinci Pits Mystery Downhill Fork Spotted in the Devinci Pits
The air-sprung DH fork, still in the prototype stages, was wired up for data acquisition. Its maker requests the brand remains a secret, for now.
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