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   James Smurthwaite    Mar 31, 2019
Randoms Part 2 - Taipei Cycle Show 2019 Randoms Part 2 - Taipei Cycle Show 2019
Another round of randoms from the Nangang Exhibition centre.
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   Matthew DeLorme    Mar 30, 2019
3 Pro Bikes from EWS Tasmania 2019 3 Pro Bikes from EWS Tasmania 2019
A look over the bikes of Martin Maes, Morgane Charre and Yoann Barelli.
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   Ed Spratt    Mar 30, 2019
Randoms - London Bike Show 2019 Randoms - London Bike Show 2019
First look at the largest cycling exhibition in the UK.
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   James Smurthwaite    Mar 29, 2019
The 2020 Orange Five Celebrates 20 Years With a Longer, Slacker Overhaul The 2020 Orange Five Celebrates 20 Years With a Longer, Slacker Overhaul
With 20 years of history, the Orange Five is one of mountain biking's most storied platforms.
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   James Smurthwaite    Mar 29, 2019
Randoms Part 1 - Taipei Cycle Show 2019 Randoms Part 1 - Taipei Cycle Show 2019
Fibre spokes, new tools, wireless shifting conversion kits and more from the Taipei Show.
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   James Smurthwaite    Mar 29, 2019
5 Unconventional Bikes - Taipei Cycle Show 2019 5 Unconventional Bikes - Taipei Cycle Show 2019
The Taipei Cycle Show attracts exhibitors from all corners of the bike industry and there's a fair helping of strange products in the mix. Here are five of the most out there bikes we've seen in the Nangang halls.
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   Richard Cunningham    Mar 29, 2019
Bike Check: Keegan Wright's Devinci Troy - Short Travel Thunder Bike Check: Keegan Wright's Devinci Troy - Short Travel Thunder
Devinci's Spartan is usually the weapon of choice, but Wright wagered that the shorter-travel and more nimble Troy would prevail Down Under.
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   James Smurthwaite    Mar 28, 2019
Mercury Wheels' Mystery Fiber-X Rim Material - Taipei Cycle Show 2019 Mercury Wheels' Mystery Fiber-X Rim Material - Taipei Cycle Show 2019
Mercury says that it "absorbs like Kevlar on steroids" and can resist a double impact of 120 joules but they flat out won't tell us what it is, meet Fiber X.
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   James Smurthwaite    Mar 28, 2019
4 New Flat Pedals - Taipei Cycle Show 2019 4 New Flat Pedals - Taipei Cycle Show 2019
New pedals from VP, Funn, Xpedo and Da Bomb.
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   James Smurthwaite    Mar 28, 2019
Can We Find a Full Bike’s Worth of Oil Slick Components? - Taipei Cycle Show 2019 Can We Find a Full Bike’s Worth of Oil Slick Components? - Taipei Cycle Show 2019
Here's proof you can have too much of a good thing
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   James Smurthwaite    Mar 27, 2019
Now8's Carbon Flat Pedals and Handlebars - Taipei Cycle Show 2019 Now8's Carbon Flat Pedals and Handlebars - Taipei Cycle Show 2019
Superlight components from Austrian brand Now8
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   James Smurthwaite    Mar 27, 2019
S-Ride's 13-Speed Drivetrain - Taipei Cycle Show 2019 S-Ride's 13-Speed Drivetrain - Taipei Cycle Show 2019
Need all the cogs? S-Ride's drivetrain might be just the ticket.
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   Mike Levy    Mar 27, 2019
Inside Look: Vittoria's New Graphene 2.0 Tire Technology Inside Look: Vittoria's New Graphene 2.0 Tire Technology
Vittoria debuts Graphene 2.0 that promises to improve both traction and durability, but what exactly is this much-hyped material?
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   Daniel Sapp    Mar 25, 2019
Bike Check: 2 Pumptrack Machines from Evil & Pivot - Crankworx Rotorua 2019 Bike Check: 2 Pumptrack Machines from Evil & Pivot - Crankworx Rotorua 2019
These bikes were built for pumping, not pedaling.
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   Daniel Sapp    Mar 25, 2019
Tech Randoms Part 2: Crankworx Rotorua 2019 Tech Randoms Part 2: Crankworx Rotorua 2019
A final batch of tech bits from Crankworx Rotorua.
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   Daniel Sapp    Mar 25, 2019
Bike Check: Killian Callaghan's Specialized S-Works Enduro 29 - Crankworx Rotorua 2019 Bike Check: Killian Callaghan's Specialized S-Works Enduro 29 - Crankworx Rotorua 2019
Dig into the details of Killian Callaghan's EWS race bike.
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   Daniel Sapp    Mar 25, 2019
Tech Randoms Part 1: Crankworx Rotorua 2019 Tech Randoms Part 1: Crankworx Rotorua 2019
The Pinkbike crew had their eyes open and saw a few interesting things while roaming the pits, track, and podiums over the last few days in Rotorua.
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   Daniel Sapp    Mar 25, 2019
Bike Check: Peter Kaiser's Trek Ticket S - Crankworx Rotorua 2019 Bike Check: Peter Kaiser's Trek Ticket S - Crankworx Rotorua 2019
The Whip-Off king's custom painted slopestyle machine.
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   Matthew DeLorme    Mar 23, 2019
3 Pro Bikes from EWS Rotorua 2019 3 Pro Bikes from EWS Rotorua 2019
A look over the bikes of Anita Gehrig, Isabeau Courdurier and Pedro Burns.
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   Daniel Sapp    Mar 22, 2019
Bike Check: Bernard Kerr's Pivot Phoenix 29 Carbon - Crankworx Rotorua 2019 Bike Check: Bernard Kerr's Pivot Phoenix 29 Carbon - Crankworx Rotorua 2019
A closer look at Pivot's soon to be released big-wheel DH bike.
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   Daniel Sapp    Mar 22, 2019
Spotted: New RockShox Pike Ultimate - Crankworx Rotorua 2019 Spotted: New RockShox Pike Ultimate - Crankworx Rotorua 2019
There's more than just a new color going on with Keegan's Rockshox Pike Ultimate fork.
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   Daniel Sapp    Mar 22, 2019
Spotted: Prototype Maxxis Assegai Tire - Crankworx Rotorua 2019 Spotted: Prototype Maxxis Assegai Tire - Crankworx Rotorua 2019
A new mystery casing with 'Test Pilot', 'ZK', and a shield on the hot patch. What could it all mean?
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   Richard Cunningham    Mar 21, 2019
NAHBS 2019 Grand Finale Photo Epic NAHBS 2019 Grand Finale Photo Epic
It ain't over until the Fat Bike starts singing, We saved the best for last....
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   James Smurthwaite    Mar 20, 2019
The 2020 Orange Alpine 6 is Totally Overhauled - But Looks Exactly the Same The 2020 Orange Alpine 6 is Totally Overhauled - But Looks Exactly the Same
The new Orange Alpine 6 has more travel, a revised suspension curve, and new geometry
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   Daniel Sapp    Mar 20, 2019
Spotted: Scott Prototype Carbon DH Bike - Crankworx Rotorua 2019 Spotted: Scott Prototype Carbon DH Bike - Crankworx Rotorua 2019
Taking a look at Brendan Fairclough's new carbon Scott downhill bike with adjustable wheelbase and Enve wheels.
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   Daniel Sapp    Mar 20, 2019
Bike Check: Greg Watts' Mongoose Fireball - Crankworx Rotorua 2019 Bike Check: Greg Watts' Mongoose Fireball - Crankworx Rotorua 2019
An in-depth look at Greg Watts' Mongoose Fireball that will be taking on Dual Slalom and Dual Speed and Style in Rotorua.
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   James Smurthwaite    Mar 19, 2019
New Fox Downhill Helmet Spotted in Rotorua New Fox Downhill Helmet Spotted in Rotorua
We’ve just spotted Tahnee Seagrave, Keegan Wright and Bas Van Steenbergen rocking new lids in Crankworx Rotorua Dual Slalom.
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   Richard Cunningham    Mar 19, 2019
Best in Show Award Winners - NAHBS 2019 Best in Show Award Winners - NAHBS 2019
Exhibitors came from around the world to showcase their work. Meet the builders and check out some of the bikes that took top honors.
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   Daniel Sapp    Mar 18, 2019
Spotted: Prototype ‘Project Black’ 27.5/29 Specialized DH Bike - Crankworx Rotorua 2019 Spotted: Prototype ‘Project Black’ 27.5/29 Specialized DH Bike - Crankworx Rotorua 2019
With UCI rule updates, the team at Specialized seem to be wasting no time testing mixed wheel sizes and a new suspension design on their DH bike.
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   Richard Cunningham    Mar 19, 2019
Close-up Randoms from the North American Handmade Bicycle Show 2019 Close-up Randoms from the North American Handmade Bicycle Show 2019
Up close and personal tour of the the art and technology at the NAHBS
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   Richard Cunningham    Mar 17, 2019
Cal Poly Steel Downhill Bike - NAHBS 2019 Cal Poly Steel Downhill Bike - NAHBS 2019
It's steel, it's a DH bike, and it was built by 21 engineering students.
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   Richard Cunningham    Mar 17, 2019
Welcome to the 2019 North American Handmade Bicycle Show Welcome to the 2019 North American Handmade Bicycle Show
NAHBS celebrates its 15 year anniversary in Sacramento, California - the largest gathering of custom bike makers, ever.
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   Mike Kazimer    Mar 15, 2019
Is This Cannondale's New DH Bike? Is This Cannondale's New DH Bike?
A slightly better shot of what may be Cannondale's new DH machine has emerged.
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   James Smurthwaite    Mar 14, 2019
Boutique European Downhill Bikes that Dare to be Different Boutique European Downhill Bikes that Dare to be Different
Three start-ups from 3 different countries who are aiming for customers and World Cup results this season.
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   Sarah Moore    Mar 13, 2019
Tech Briefing: Flashy Apparel, Fresh Rubber, Tons of New Bikes & More - March 2019 Tech Briefing: Flashy Apparel, Fresh Rubber, Tons of New Bikes & More - March 2019
A monthly round-up of the latest tech - including gear from Pirelli, SDG Components, Maxxis, Afton, and more!
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   Daniel Sapp    Mar 12, 2019
Bike Check: Christopher Grice's Specialized Demo - 2019 Windrock Pro GRT Bike Check: Christopher Grice's Specialized Demo - 2019 Windrock Pro GRT
This weekend Chris won the Junior Expert 15-16 category at Windrock by nearly 20 seconds in absolutely treacherous conditions.
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   Kike Abelleira    Mar 10, 2019
10 Pro Bikes From the NZ Enduro 10 Pro Bikes From the NZ Enduro
Check out the bikes being ridden by the top riders at the NZ Enduro.
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   Kike Abelleira    Mar 10, 2019
Round Up: EWS Carrying Solutions From the NZ Enduro Round Up: EWS Carrying Solutions From the NZ Enduro
Inventive tube and tool carrying solutions from the NZ Enduro.
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   Kike Abelleira    Mar 10, 2019
9 Wet Weather Tire Combos From the NZ Enduro 9 Wet Weather Tire Combos From the NZ Enduro
A look at nine tire choices for tackling the wet and rooty New Zealand slopes.
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   Kike Abelleira    Mar 8, 2019
5 Privateer Bikes From the NZ Enduro 5 Privateer Bikes From the NZ Enduro
A look at five non-pro bikes from Down Under
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   Daniel Sapp    Mar 8, 2019
Bike Check: Kate Courtney's Scott Contessa Spark RC Bike Check: Kate Courtney's Scott Contessa Spark RC
The World Champ has a new ride for 2019.
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   James Smurthwaite    Mar 8, 2019
11 Downhill Bikes From the Windrock Pro GRT 11 Downhill Bikes From the Windrock Pro GRT
Bikes from Intense, Canyon, Commencal, Devinci and more with plenty of new tech to pore over.
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   Mike Levy    Mar 7, 2019
Vali Holl's New 29er DH Bike & Air Suspension Vali Holl's New 29er DH Bike & Air Suspension
Big wheels and air-sprung suspension for the junior World Champion.
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   Mike Levy    Mar 7, 2019
Randoms: Hope's Updated Crankset, Mavic's New Carbon Wheels, Formula's Coil-Sprung Selva - Bike Connection Winter 2019 Randoms: Hope's Updated Crankset, Mavic's New Carbon Wheels, Formula's Coil-Sprung Selva - Bike Connection Winter 2019
Fresh aluminum, carbon, and coil springs from Massa Marittima, Italy.
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   Matt Wragg    Mar 6, 2019
Bike Check: Adrien Dailly's Lapierre Spicy Bike Check: Adrien Dailly's Lapierre Spicy
Adrien Dailly gets an all-new version of his Lapierre Spicy race bike to welcome him back after eight tough months and many surgeries.
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   Daniel Sapp    Mar 5, 2019
First Ride: Salsa's New Spearfish and Horsethief First Ride: Salsa's New Spearfish and Horsethief
Salsa's two shorter-travel 29ers get some major updates and two full size water bottles.
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