Bike Industry News

Bell to Expand Women’s Joy Ride Program

February 28, 2017 Press release 0

Created for all women who love mountain biking, the Bell Joy Ride program continues its mission with the addition of six new ambassadors and four new regions. “In only the first year of the program,

ESSAYS

Reset Button

February 24, 2017 Helena Kotala 0

I came really close to bailing on the ride. I felt overwhelmed with stuff to get done. It was a dreary day. I was tired. Maybe I’d just take a nap and then spend the

CONTESTS

Win a Stans No Tubes Crest MK3 Wheelset

February 23, 2017 Trina Haynes 0

Contest ended. Congrats to Greg Jablonski of Grand Blanc, MI ! We’re sorry The promotion you are trying to access has ended. Who wants to start their spring off with a new wheelset?! Stans No Tubes has partnered

NEW STUFF

The new and interesting at Frostbike ’17.

February 22, 2017 Helena Kotala 0

Quality Bicycle Products (QBP) is an overarching parent company behind brands such as Salsa, Surly, All City, Foundry, and Civia. They also work as distributors for a host of other companies, acting as the middleman between

BIKES

First Impression: Marin Hawk Hill

February 22, 2017 Karl Rosengarth 0

At $1,499 the 27.5 Hawk Hill may be the lowest-priced bike in our upcoming group test of under-$2,500 full-suspension trail bikes, but it’s far from overmatched. Judicious use of house-branded components keeps the budget tight,

NEWS

Video: More Than A Sport

February 21, 2017 Press release 0

As stated in the Trek blog, “There’s something undeniably cool about a high school mountain bike team, something that separates it from more traditional sports teams like football, wrestling, and soccer. The great distinguisher, perhaps,

How-To

How To: MTB Brake Setup

February 20, 2017 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

Harlan Price has been contributing to DirtRag for over a decade through articles and has coordinated the skills area and MTB clinics at Dirt Fest for the past five. A former professional photographer turned professional

NEWS

Video Preview: Danny MacAskill vs. Kilimanjaro

February 16, 2017 Press release 0

Check out this preview of Danny MacAskill‘s summit attempt of 19,000’ Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest peak in Africa. Stay tuned for the conclusion and the full video this May! Find more from Danny MacAskill here. ——————–

BIKES

Review: Scott Big Jon Fat Bike

February 15, 2017 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

Words and photos by Zach White It seemed fitting to have a budget-oriented fat bike show up at the doorstep the day after getting back from riding a handful of various all-carbon, high-end fat bikes

NEW STUFF

Salsa Cycles Introduces Deadwood SUS

February 14, 2017 Helena Kotala 0

A couple years ago, Salsa introduced the Deadwood, a steel 29plus drop bar touring bike. It was produced in limited numbers, we heard about it for a little while, and then it disappeared. Now, it

In Print

Catching Up With: Dave Wiens

February 10, 2017 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

The International Mountain Bicycling Association has just announced that Dave Wiens will be taking the position of Executive Director. Leslie Kehmeier caught up with Dave during his previous role as Chairman of the organization’s Board of