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   Mike Kazimer    Today
DH Bike Tech: What's New For This Season? - Maribor World Cup 2019 DH Bike Tech: What's New For This Season? - Maribor World Cup 2019
Prototype frames and linkages, new tires, slick paint jobs - all that and more in the latest dispatch from Slovenia.
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   Mike Levy    Today
A Closer Look at Cannondale's Wild 2-Shock DH Bike - Maribor World Cup DH 2019 A Closer Look at Cannondale's Wild 2-Shock DH Bike - Maribor World Cup DH 2019
Attention armchair engineers: Cannondale's return to top-flight DH racing includes two rear shocks, an idler pulley, and a lot of carbon fiber.
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Bike Check: Danny Hart's 29/27.5" Saracen Myst - Maribor World Cup DH 2019 Bike Check: Danny Hart's 29/27.5" Saracen Myst - Maribor World Cup DH 2019
Take a look at Danny Hart's race rig for the first World Cup of the season.
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   James Smurthwaite    Apr 22, 2019
Bike Check: Magnus Manson's 29er Chrome Canyon Sender Bike Check: Magnus Manson's 29er Chrome Canyon Sender
Canadian champion Magnus Manson finally bagged himself a factory ride this year and will be riding a 29" Canyon Sender.
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   James Smurthwaite    Apr 21, 2019
Bike Check: Phil Atwill’s Cube Two15 HPA 29 - European Cup: Round 1 Maribor Bike Check: Phil Atwill’s Cube Two15 HPA 29 - European Cup: Round 1 Maribor
2019 sees Phil Atwill riding the 29" Cube Two15 HPA in a custom XXL sizing.
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   Mike Kazimer    Apr 19, 2019
Check Out: Fork Foam, New Shoes, Tool Holders, a Luxury Cooler & More - April 2019 Check Out: Fork Foam, New Shoes, Tool Holders, a Luxury Cooler & More - April 2019
See what made this month's Check Out, including waterproof shoes, an insulated hydration pack, and a clever tube holder.
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   James Smurthwaite    Apr 19, 2019
4 New Materials That Could Improve Carbon Fiber 4 New Materials That Could Improve Carbon Fiber
Borophene, Dyneema, carbon with aluminum foil inside - what will mountain biking's next wonder material be?
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   Richard Cunningham    Apr 17, 2019
Can You Guess These 21 Tires By Their Tread Patterns Alone? - Sea Otter 2019 Can You Guess These 21 Tires By Their Tread Patterns Alone? - Sea Otter 2019
PB readers are among the most knowledgeable in the world when it comes to bike tech. Take the "Name That Tire Challenge" and see how you rate.
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   James Smurthwaite    Apr 17, 2019
The Ultimate Recap of Sea Otter 2019 The Ultimate Recap of Sea Otter 2019
Here's everything you could ever want to know about Sea Otter 2019.
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   Pinkbike Originals    Apr 15, 2019
Video: 8 New Suspension Forks - Sea Otter 2019 Video: 8 New Suspension Forks - Sea Otter 2019
Take a tour with Levy to see the freshest forks from RockShox, Fox, Marzocchi, X-Fusion, Trust, Öhlins, MRP, and DVO.
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   Sarah Moore    Apr 15, 2019
Randoms: Bags, Shoes, Racks, & More - Sea Otter 2019 Randoms: Bags, Shoes, Racks, & More - Sea Otter 2019
A few days wandering gets you a lot of random photos of mostly bike-related things.
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   Sarah Moore    Apr 15, 2019
Women's Roundup - Sea Otter 2019 Women's Roundup - Sea Otter 2019
The top women's product that I spotted roaming the dusty walkways of Sea Otter.
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   Richard Cunningham    Apr 15, 2019
Sunday Randoms - Sea Otter 2019 Sunday Randoms - Sea Otter 2019
Monterey's "California World Championships" has evolved to become the most important trade show in the US.
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   Richard Cunningham    Apr 14, 2019
Bowhead Adaptive e-Bikes - Sea Otter Classic 2019 Bowhead Adaptive e-Bikes - Sea Otter Classic 2019
Backcountry mobility with a capital "M"
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   Sarah Moore    Apr 14, 2019
Liv's Prototype XC Bike - Sea Otter 2019 Liv's Prototype XC Bike - Sea Otter 2019
American long-distance mountain bike racer Kaysee Armstrong was spotted on this Liv prototype during the XC race at Sea Otter.
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   Richard Cunningham    Apr 14, 2019
Bike Check: The First Pole Stamina 140 Bike Check: The First Pole Stamina 140
Leo Kokkonen walks us through his latest design and talks about what he's learned since Pole launched the Machine only a year ago.
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   Sarah Moore    Apr 13, 2019
Helmet Roundup - Sea Otter 2019 Helmet Roundup - Sea Otter 2019
New helmets from Lazer, Kask, Abus and more! Plus a royal helmet for five-time Queen of Crankworx Jill Kintner.
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   Richard Cunningham    Apr 13, 2019
Bike Check: Dustin Malley's Aggressive-Geometry Suspension Bikes for Kids - Sea Otter 2019 Bike Check: Dustin Malley's Aggressive-Geometry Suspension Bikes for Kids - Sea Otter 2019
Salt Lake City builder makes pint-sized chromoly dual-suspension bikes for the area's talented local shredders.
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   Richard Cunningham    Apr 13, 2019
Yeti SB130 Lunch Ride Replica - Sea Otter 2019 Yeti SB130 Lunch Ride Replica - Sea Otter 2019
Almost every person at the Yeti Factory rides a modified SB 130 on their infamous lunch rides - so they decided to share the love
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   Sarah Moore    Apr 13, 2019
Giro Introduces Renew Series Made of Recycled Material - Sea Otter 2019 Giro Introduces Renew Series Made of Recycled Material - Sea Otter 2019
Reclaimed nets and ocean debris are regenerated into raw materials and then into the fabrics that Giro uses in their Renew Series.
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   Mike Levy    Apr 12, 2019
Video: Rotor's 13-Speed Drivetrain is Powered by Mineral Oil - Sea Otter 2019 Video: Rotor's 13-Speed Drivetrain is Powered by Mineral Oil - Sea Otter 2019
Now you can choose between a traditional steel cable, an encrypted wireless network... And mineral oil.
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   Sarah Moore    Apr 12, 2019
Sarah's Friday Randoms - Sea Otter 2019 Sarah's Friday Randoms - Sea Otter 2019
New shoes, apparel, gadgets & glasses.
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   Richard Cunningham    Apr 13, 2019
Hayes' JUNIT Component Range for Youth Shredders - Sea Otter 2019 Hayes' JUNIT Component Range for Youth Shredders - Sea Otter 2019
High-performance components sized and tuned for 20 and 24-inch-wheel bikes
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   Sarah Moore    Apr 12, 2019
Giant's First Flat Pedal Shoe & Updated Footwear Collection - Sea Otter 2019 Giant's First Flat Pedal Shoe & Updated Footwear Collection - Sea Otter 2019
Versatile flat pedal shoes, carbon XC race shoes, and more.
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   Richard Cunningham    Apr 12, 2019
Bike Check: Kate Courtney's Scott Scale - Sea Otter 2019 Bike Check: Kate Courtney's Scott Scale - Sea Otter 2019
The XC World Champion is racing her hardtail here in California.
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   Richard Cunningham    Apr 12, 2019
Day One Randoms - Sea Otter 2019 Day One Randoms - Sea Otter 2019
Sea Otter's expo has been supersized this year. Here's a taste of what's out there.
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   Pinkbike Originals    Apr 11, 2019
Video: Structure Cycleworks’ Carbon Enduro Bike and Linkage Fork - Sea Otter 2019 Video: Structure Cycleworks’ Carbon Enduro Bike and Linkage Fork - Sea Otter 2019
Bored by "normal" linkage forks? The all-carbon SCW 1 enduro bike promises out-of-this-world handling thanks to its integrated linkage front-end.
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   Mike Levy    Apr 10, 2019
Alchemy's New Short-Travel 29er - Sea Otter 2019 Alchemy's New Short-Travel 29er - Sea Otter 2019
And on the other end of the spectrum, they also have the ARK Ti, a gorgeous new titanium hardtail.
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   Daniel Sapp    Apr 10, 2019
Bike Check: Mick Hannah's Mixed Wheel Size Polygon XquarOne DH Bike Check: Mick Hannah's Mixed Wheel Size Polygon XquarOne DH
Add Mick to the list of riders experimenting with two different wheel diameters.
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   Sarah Moore    Apr 10, 2019
Tech Briefing: Shoes, Grips, Bikes & More - April 2019 Tech Briefing: Shoes, Grips, Bikes & More - April 2019
A monthly round-up of the latest tech - including gear from Deity, EVOC, Stan's NoTubes, and more!
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   Ben Winder    Apr 9, 2019
Bike Check: An Italian Privateer's Nukeproof Mega - Superenduro 2019 Pietra Ligure Bike Check: An Italian Privateer's Nukeproof Mega - Superenduro 2019 Pietra Ligure
Igor Palomba is a super fast top rider with no brand affiliations. Here's what he rides.
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   Mike Kazimer    Apr 9, 2019
Staff Rides: Mike Kazimer's ‘Foxzocchi’ Equipped Scott Ransom Staff Rides: Mike Kazimer's ‘Foxzocchi’ Equipped Scott Ransom
No, it doesn't have a linkage fork, but there are still plenty of interesting details to examine on this long-travel 29er.
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   James Smurthwaite    Apr 8, 2019
Marzocchi's Bomber Z2 Returns as an Affordable Trail Fork Marzocchi's Bomber Z2 Returns as an Affordable Trail Fork
Marzocchi bring back another icon.
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   Ed Spratt    Apr 6, 2019
The Tech Behind the New Atherton Bikes The Tech Behind the New Atherton Bikes
PB chats with the engineers who designed the bikes and walks through the building process
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   Matt Wragg    Apr 5, 2019
Opinion: Carbon and Aluminum Wheels - Does Stiffer Always Mean Better? Opinion: Carbon and Aluminum Wheels - Does Stiffer Always Mean Better?
How stiff is too stiff? Matt Wragg details his experiments with carbon and aluminum wheels to determine if more comfort leads to more speed.
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   Ed Spratt    Apr 4, 2019
Bike Check: Dan Atherton's Prototype 29er DH Bike Bike Check: Dan Atherton's Prototype 29er DH Bike
A close look at Dan's titanium and carbon prototype.
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   Richard Cunningham    Apr 4, 2019
First Ride: Eminent Onset 140 First Ride: Eminent Onset 140
Southern California brand’s new big-wheel trail bike features modern numbers and a bold profile.
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   Aidan Oliver    Apr 4, 2019
Bike Check: Angel Suarez's YT Tues Bike Check: Angel Suarez's YT Tues
We caught up with Angel Suarez and his mechanic in Rotorua to check out his 2019 ride.
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