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   Mike Levy    Jul 13, 2018
Gee Atherton's Trek Session 29er - Vallnord World Cup 2018 Gee Atherton's Trek Session 29er - Vallnord World Cup 2018
Gee's mechanic, Polish Pete, talks us through his rider's bike in Vallnord.
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   Mike Levy    Jul 13, 2018
DH Bike Setup Changes - Vallnord World Cup 2018 DH Bike Setup Changes - Vallnord World Cup 2018
Here's what some pros changed on their downhill bikes between Val di Sole and this weekend's race in Vallnord.
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   Mike Levy    Jul 13, 2018
Orbea's New Oiz XC Bike - Vallnord World Cup 2018 Orbea's New Oiz XC Bike - Vallnord World Cup 2018
A better look at the Spanish brand's new cross-country weapon.
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   Paul Aston    Jul 13, 2018
Bike Check: Adam Brayton's Scott Gambler - Andorra World Cup 2018 Bike Check: Adam Brayton's Scott Gambler - Andorra World Cup 2018
Brayton's Gambler is now running full Öhlins suspension, a custom painted frame, and of course a full complement of Hope's best components.
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   Mike Levy    Jul 12, 2018
A Barely-There Glove, an Ultra-Adjustable Enduro Bike, & a Technical Flat Pedal Shoe - Eurobike 2018 A Barely-There Glove, an Ultra-Adjustable Enduro Bike, & a Technical Flat Pedal Shoe - Eurobike 2018
Prefer naked hands? Then you might like Giro's Rivet CS glove. And if you use platform pedals or want an ultra-adjustable bike, there are goods from Northwave and Lone Bicycles to check out as well.
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   Mike Levy    Jul 12, 2018
The Final Randoms - Eurobike 2018 The Final Randoms - Eurobike 2018
Ultra-adjustable suspension, carbon fiber helmets, titanium cranks, and more.
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   Mike Levy    Jul 12, 2018
Bell's New Full Face and Bargain MIPS Half Shell - Eurobike 2018 Bell's New Full Face and Bargain MIPS Half Shell - Eurobike 2018
The new Full-9 Fusion costs nearly half as much as the standard Full-9, while the Spark might be the least expensive MIPS-equipped lid on the market.
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   Mike Levy    Jul 12, 2018
New CushCore Insert, Less Expensive HT Pedals, Smanie's N.spire Seat - Eurobike 2018 New CushCore Insert, Less Expensive HT Pedals, Smanie's N.spire Seat - Eurobike 2018
Plus-sized tire inserts are here, as are HT's less expensive pedals, and a new seat from Smanie.
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   Paul Aston    Jul 12, 2018
More Randoms - Eurobike 2018 More Randoms - Eurobike 2018
The final batch of goodies are in from Leatt, Ion, SixSixOne, SQ Lab, and the 77Designz high-pivot 29er.
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   Alex Evans    Jul 11, 2018
TSG Protection & 100% Eyewear - Eurobike 2018 TSG Protection & 100% Eyewear - Eurobike 2018
100% debut flashy new goggle colorways and redesign their glove range. TSG launch a new enduro lid, retro knitted gloves and knee pads.
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   Ross Bell    Jul 11, 2018
Tech From The Andorra DH World Cup 2018 Tech From The Andorra DH World Cup 2018
Back-to-back World Cups see teams scrambling to get their charges prepared for one of the series' steepest and most challenging tracks. PB's Ross Bell takes us through the pits.
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   Alex Evans    Jul 11, 2018
23 Super Bright Kits - Eurobike 2018 23 Super Bright Kits - Eurobike 2018
We browsed the endless aisles at Eurobike to find some of the brightest, raddest, and most ridiculous kit out there.
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   Paul Aston    Jul 11, 2018
The New Five Ten x Adidas Shoes Explained - Eurobike 2018 The New Five Ten x Adidas Shoes Explained - Eurobike 2018
Five Ten lets the cat out of the bag about the co-branding with Adidas, shows colorways for their Troy Lee Designs collab' and updates the Kestrel Pro Boa.
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   Paul Aston    Jul 11, 2018
Evoc's Neo Protection Pack is Seriously High Tech - Eurobike 2018 Evoc's Neo Protection Pack is Seriously High Tech - Eurobike 2018
Evoc celebrates their 10th anniversary by launching their latest Neo 16l pack and Airshield back protector, which is CE Level 2 certified.
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   Mike Levy    Jul 10, 2018
Giro's Two-Shell Aether Helmet - Eurobike 2018 Giro's Two-Shell Aether Helmet - Eurobike 2018
One helmet, two shells, and a whole load of vents.
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   Alex Evans    Jul 10, 2018
Prototype Endura Lids & New Thule Backpacks - Eurobike 2018 Prototype Endura Lids & New Thule Backpacks - Eurobike 2018
A first look at Endura's new prototype M500 full face lid and Thule's new flagship backpack.
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   Mike Levy    Jul 10, 2018
Video: New Brakes From Magura, Shimano, & TRP - Eurobike 2018 Video: New Brakes From Magura, Shimano, & TRP - Eurobike 2018
The faster you go, the better your brakes need to be. Here are three options from Eurobike.
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   Alex Evans    Jul 10, 2018
New Tech From FSA, Marin, Kask, & Koo - Eurobike 2018 New Tech From FSA, Marin, Kask, & Koo - Eurobike 2018
FSA's New Cranks & Wheels, Marin's Alcatraz DJ Bike, and more!
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   Mike Levy    Jul 10, 2018
Video: 5 Carbon Enduro Bikes - Eurobike 2018 Video: 5 Carbon Enduro Bikes - Eurobike 2018
Carbon fiber freshies from Kona, Polygon, Pivot, Marin, and NS Bikes.
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   Alex Evans    Jul 10, 2018
Eurobike Randoms II - Eurobike 2018 Eurobike Randoms II - Eurobike 2018
A superlight Orange 329 prototype, Schwalbe's aggressive new tire, & more.
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   Mike Levy    Jul 10, 2018
"Smart" Fans, a Titanium Hardtail, & Carbon Fiber Brake Rotors - Eurobike 2018 "Smart" Fans, a Titanium Hardtail, & Carbon Fiber Brake Rotors - Eurobike 2018
Who doesn't dream of having a titanium hardtail in their garage?
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   Mike Levy    Jul 10, 2018
Welcome To Tire Town - Eurobike 2018 Welcome To Tire Town - Eurobike 2018
New rubber from Kenda, Schwalbe, Hutchinson, Goodyear, and WTB.
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   Mike Levy    Jul 10, 2018
Funn's New $39 Dropper Post Cartridge & More - Eurobike 2018 Funn's New $39 Dropper Post Cartridge & More - Eurobike 2018
The new $279 UpDown dropper post uses an inexpensive replaceable cartridge.
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   Paul Aston    Jul 9, 2018
Eurobike Randoms I - Eurobike 2018 Eurobike Randoms I - Eurobike 2018
A carbon gearbox driven enduro prototype, new tools from Unior, Intend USD downhill forks, €1600 hubsets from Tune, and Peaty's latest products.
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   Mike Levy    Jul 9, 2018
Is The Quintessenz The Most Adaptable Long-Travel Bike? - Eurobike 2018 Is The Quintessenz The Most Adaptable Long-Travel Bike? - Eurobike 2018
With a wild suspension design, hugely adjustable geometry, and the ability to mount either a gearbox or e-bike motor, Kineticworks' new bike is like nothing else out there.
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   Alex Evans    Jul 9, 2018
Fox's New Live Valve Spotted - Eurobike 2018 Fox's New Live Valve Spotted - Eurobike 2018
Fox's Live Valve electronic on-the-fly shock adjustment system has been spotted in the wild! [UPDATE: Now with front cable routing images]
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   Alex Evans    Jul 9, 2018
Oakley's New MTB Range Includes Clothing & A Greg Minnaar Helmet - Eurobike 2018 Oakley's New MTB Range Includes Clothing & A Greg Minnaar Helmet - Eurobike 2018
Oakley's new MTB-specific goggles reflect their MX counterparts, the new Field and Flight Jacket glasses have more features to reduce fogging and the brand new DRT 5 enduro helmet is designed to meet Greg Minnaar's needs.
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   Alex Evans    Jul 8, 2018
Eurobike Randoms III - Eurobike 2018 Eurobike Randoms III - Eurobike 2018
We check out new components from MX brand Tag Metals Racing, new MIPS integration, and more.
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   Mike Levy    Jul 8, 2018
Motion Ride's 170mm Linkage Fork - Eurobike 2018 Motion Ride's 170mm Linkage Fork - Eurobike 2018
Another year, another wild linkage fork at Eurobike. This one has carbon legs, a carbon leaf spring, and a thru-shaft pull-damper.
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   Alex Evans    Jul 8, 2018
Helmets, Protection, & Clothing From POC - Eurobike 2018 Helmets, Protection, & Clothing From POC - Eurobike 2018
POC's ultra-streamlined kit is designed to give you more protection.
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   Paul Aston    Jul 8, 2018
Trickstuff Aims To Retake 'Most Powerful' Crown With New Maxima Brakes - Eurobike 2018 Trickstuff Aims To Retake 'Most Powerful' Crown With New Maxima Brakes - Eurobike 2018
Upset that other brands were challenging their claim to have the most powerful brakes in the world, Trickstuff have gone bigger to end any discussion.
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   Paul Aston    Jul 8, 2018
3 New Carbon 29ers - Eurobike Media Days 3 New Carbon 29ers - Eurobike Media Days
New 29ers from KTM, BH, and NS Bikes.
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   Alex Evans    Jul 8, 2018
50to01-Inspired Clothing & Prototype Protection - Eurobike 2018 50to01-Inspired Clothing & Prototype Protection - Eurobike 2018
Royal Racing's clothing line is going back to its roots with the 50to01 crew, and 7iDP are releasing a new lid called the Project 23.
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   Paul Aston    Jul 8, 2018
An Air-Pressurized Frame For Adventure Bikes? - Eurobike 2018 An Air-Pressurized Frame For Adventure Bikes? - Eurobike 2018
This frame can be pressurized to over 2000psi to reinflate your tubeless tires in a pinch? It also caters for the rest of your touring needs, including phone charging, an adventure knife and a, err, 'toilet shovel.'
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   Mike Levy    Jul 8, 2018
Yep, Here's Your 13-Speed Drivetrain - Eurobike 2018 Yep, Here's Your 13-Speed Drivetrain - Eurobike 2018
Rotor's new 1x13 drivetrain uses hydraulic fluid instead of a steel cable, and it can be set-up in all sorts of different ways.
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   Mike Levy    Jul 8, 2018
TRP's New G-Spec Trail SLC Brake - Eurobike 2018 TRP's New G-Spec Trail SLC Brake - Eurobike 2018
TRP's G-Spec Trail SLC promises even better modulation than the Quadiem.
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   Mike Levy    Jul 8, 2018
Hutchinson's Real-Time Tire Pressure Monitor - Eurobike 2018 Hutchinson's Real-Time Tire Pressure Monitor - Eurobike 2018
The small unit goes inside your tire and gives you an audible warning if pressures start dropping.
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   Paul Aston    Jul 8, 2018
Media Days Randoms II - Eurobike Media Days Media Days Randoms II - Eurobike Media Days
New bits and pieces from Magura, DT Swiss, and a new 130mm 29er from Bergamont with an integrated toolbox.
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   Alex Evans    Jul 8, 2018
Ceramicspeed Claims Their Bearings Could Outlast Your Frame - Eurobike 2018 Ceramicspeed Claims Their Bearings Could Outlast Your Frame - Eurobike 2018
At roughly €500 for a kit, they'd better.
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   Alex Evans    Jul 8, 2018
A Closer Look At Troy Lee Designs' Stage Helmet - Eurobike 2018 A Closer Look At Troy Lee Designs' Stage Helmet - Eurobike 2018
Troy Lee's new Stage enduro full face lid has not only won a Eurobike award, it's also very stylish.
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   Daniel Sapp    Jul 7, 2018
Bike Check: Nino Schurter's 60th Anniversary Edition Scott Spark - Val di Sole World Cup 2018 Bike Check: Nino Schurter's 60th Anniversary Edition Scott Spark - Val di Sole World Cup 2018
Nino Schurter's 60th anniversary edition Scott Spark has a throwback theme for the 2018 Val di Sole World Cup.
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   Richard Cunningham    Jul 7, 2018
Shimano's Team Truck Walkthrough - Val di Sole World Cup 2018 Shimano's Team Truck Walkthrough - Val di Sole World Cup 2018
PB photographer Ross Bell gives us a tour of the most expensive candy-wagon in the World Cup pits.
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   Paul Aston    Jul 7, 2018
Media Days Randoms I: Paul Finally Finds a Bike That's Too Big - Eurobike Media Days Media Days Randoms I: Paul Finally Finds a Bike That's Too Big - Eurobike Media Days
See what else we found in Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis.
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   Alex Evans    Jul 6, 2018
Tech Briefing: A Handlebar Bonanza, Crank Protectors, New Bikes & More - July 2018 Tech Briefing: A Handlebar Bonanza, Crank Protectors, New Bikes & More - July 2018
A monthly round-up of all the latest tech - including gear from Marin, Gemini, Kona, Raceface and more.
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   Mike Kazimer    Jul 6, 2018
First Ride: 2019 GT Force & Sensor First Ride: 2019 GT Force & Sensor
GT reveals two new bikes - the EWS-proven Force, and the Sensor, a new 130mm 29er.
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   Mike Kazimer    Jul 6, 2018
Bike Check: Bernard Kerr's Pivot Phoenix DH - Val di Sole World Cup DH 2018 Bike Check: Bernard Kerr's Pivot Phoenix DH - Val di Sole World Cup DH 2018
Bernard Kerr is back aboard his 27.5" Pivot Phoenix in Val di Sole. We check out the finer details of his bike with his mechanic Bo MacArthur.
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   Mike Levy    Jul 5, 2018
Loris and Luca's Santa Cruz V10 29ers - Val di Sole DH World Cup 2018 Loris and Luca's Santa Cruz V10 29ers - Val di Sole DH World Cup 2018
It's dueling V10 29ers in Val di Sole, with Loris Vergier and Luca Shaw's prototype downhill bikes up for comparison. Which one would you choose?
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   Mike Levy    Jul 5, 2018
14 Bikes That Have Won in Val di Sole 14 Bikes That Have Won in Val di Sole
Over the last decade, single-pivot bikes have combined for eight World Cup wins on the rowdy Val di Sole track. Does that really tell us anything?
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   Paul Aston    Jul 4, 2018
The Resurgence of High Pivot Suspension Design The Resurgence of High Pivot Suspension Design
Commencal's Supreme DH 29 is the fastest bike of 2018 so far, but high pivot, idler-equipped suspension designs have been around for a long time. Aston looks back at some notable examples, and forward to what's coming in the near future.
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   Ross Bell    Jul 4, 2018
Tech Randoms: Val di Sole DH World Cup 2018 Tech Randoms: Val di Sole DH World Cup 2018
SO much tech. Vented brake rotors, last-minute wheel-size decisions, new tire designs, and some hints about the origin of Gwin's new transmission.
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   Zach White    Jul 2, 2018
A Peek Behind The Curtain at Taiwan's Cycling-Specific Industry A Peek Behind The Curtain at Taiwan's Cycling-Specific Industry
A whirlwind tour through the Taiwanese factories where seats, dropper posts, and rims are made.
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   Rick Schubert Schubert    Jul 1, 2018
Bike Check: Kellys Bike Noid 90 29er - European DH Cup 2018 Bike Check: Kellys Bike Noid 90 29er - European DH Cup 2018
Rastislav Baranek's Kellys Bike Noid 90 29er has very adjustable geometry.
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