Author Archives: "Vernon Felton"

Interview: Curtis Keene on This Year’s Enduro Campaign

05.02.2013 //

Jerome Clementz and all those guys have been crushing it. So now I get to go chase those guys — or they can chase me. We’ll see what happens!

Photo of the Day: Dan Barham

05.02.2013 //

Katrina Strand, Squamish, BC

Video: Wade Simmons Samples the Instinct

05.01.2013 //

In this video, the Godfather himself, Wade Simmons, gives Rocky Mountain’s long-travel 29er a going over and drops his verdict on the bike. We’ve said it before–this rig is sort of floating under the radar right now, but it deserves its share of the limelight.

Video: Danny MacAskill Imaginate Episode 2

05.01.2013 //

In this episode, Danny jumps on the back of a motorcycle and pins it around the track with on of his heroes, Guy Martin. A 140-mile per hour joy ride whilst recovering from back surgery? It made sense at the time. Danny’s plans for the new video project also start to take shape.

News: SCOTT-3Rox Dominates Whiskey 50

05.01.2013 //

You’d be forgiven for thinking Scott Sports was being a bit cocky when, just a few days before the start of this year’s Whiskey 50, the company sent out a press release touting last year’s victory at the Whiskey 50 and promising some stellar events this time around…. But then the SCOTT-3Rox team went and thoroughly dominated this year’s Whiskey as well.

Exclusive: 2013 Bible Review – Norco Range Killer B-1

04.30.2013 //

Norco’s 650b-equipped, all-mountain machine is a well-executed bike that makes some sacrifices to its climbing abilities so that there are no sacrifices—or excuses—on the descents

Photo of the Day: Steve Lloyd

04.30.2013 //

Andrew Whiteford. Virgin, Utah.

Photo of the Day: Ryan Creary

04.29.2013 //

Dave Kinn. Canmore, AB

Video: Aaron Gwin on the Upcoming 2013 Season

04.28.2013 //

Red Bull interviews Aaron Gwin on his thoughts on the move to Specialized and his plans for the 2013 season. With two consecutive UCI World Titles under his belt already, 2013 should prove a big year for Gwin.

Photo of the Day: Nicolas Teichrob

04.28.2013 //

Curtis Robinson. Coast, BC

News: X-Fusion Launches 650b-Specific Trail/Enduro Fork



04.27.2013 //

The Sweep is X-Fusion’s new, dedicated 27.5-inch (650b) compatible fork. The fork features 34-millimeter stanchions and a 46-millimeter offset, which X-Fusion contends gives the fork smooth and precise handling traits.

Photo of the Day: Margus Riga

04.27.2013 //

Dave Watson. Squamish, BC

Photo of the Day: Scott Markewitz

04.26.2013 //

Nat Ross. Sun Valley, ID

Photo of the Day: Sterling Lorence

04.25.2013 //

Brett Tippie. Whistler, BC

News: RockShox Debuts New Forks, Shocks and Remote Lock-Out

04.24.2013 //

SID and Revelation forks get new damping tweaks. RockShox introduces handlebar remote that simultaneously locks out fork and rear shock. Pike returns to the dirt world and glowers menacingly at the Fox 34. Interesting times at RockShox.

Photo of the Day: Reuben Krabbe

04.24.2013 //

Self Portrait. Calgary, Alberta

Video/Gallery: The Story Behind Ibis Cycles

04.24.2013 //

How did Ibis Cycles get its start? Where is it going today? We put Scot Nicol on a stage and gave him the limelight to tell us his and Ibis’ story–past, present and future. These videos are you chance to see and hear it all. Enjoy.

Video: 50 Years of Park Tool

04.23.2013 //

Fifty years ago two friends borrowed some money and bought a little bike shop. Over the years, they also began making tools to help make their job of repairing bikes a bit easier. Those tools were so good that the bike shop eventually became Park Tool. This video chronicles that journey.

Sea Otter 30-Second Warning – Grand Finale

04.23.2013 //

In this final installment of 30-Second Warning, we thrust our microphone in all sorts of places that it doesn’t belong.

News: Avid Elixir 9 and 7 Trail Brakes Announced

04.22.2013 //

Avid debuted two new disc brake models at Sea Otter: the Elixir 9 and 7 Trail. Both feature a powerful 4-piston caliper and not a whole lot of grams. The basic idea: lots of stopping power, good modulation, not a lot of weight….at a price most of us can afford.

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