BIKES

Pivot Firebird 29 – First Ride

June 20, 2018 Eric McKeegan 0

Pivot invited us out to ride the new Trail 429 in Moab last month in Moab. The assembled media had a blast, but when Pivot’s head honcho, Chris Cocalis unexpectedly wheeled out a this new Firebird 29

BIKES

Bike Review: Canyon Strive CF 7.0

June 18, 2018 Eric McKeegan 0

Tester: Eric McKeegan Age: 44 Height: 5’11” Weight: 165 lbs. Inseam: 32” Canyon has made its long-awaited entry into the U.S. market. One of the biggest consumer-direct brands in Europe, the looming threat of Canyon

ADVOCACY

My Other Bike is a Vessel of Light

June 15, 2018 Carolyne Whelan 1

Since Halloween, I have been fundraising for AIDS/LifeCycle to earn my spot riding with roughly 2,200 other cyclists and 500 volunteers from San Francisco to Los Angeles. The ride brings awareness to the streets of

NEWS

Meet the new Webatron5000 team

June 12, 2018 Carolyne Whelan 1

Dirt Rag has been secretly devising a masterful plan for world domination digital development and it is time to unveil the team unleashed to deliver fun, visually stunning content to our online platforms. Drumroll, please:

Bikepacking

Chasing the Tune of Kokopelli

June 11, 2018 Dirt Rag Contributor 2

by Maureen Gaffney Riding the Kokopelli, the 150-mile trail between the esteemed mountain bike destinations of Fruita, Colorado and Moab, Utah for a second time is like childbirth. Your mind neatly erases the painful bits, assembles a sparkly highlight

BIKES

Review: BMC Speedfox 01. KR

June 8, 2018 Brett Rothmeyer 0

Name: Brett Rothmeyer Age: 40 Weight: 165 lbs. Height: 6’1” Inseam: 32” The Speedfox 01 by BMC is touted as the latest in a long line of proclaimed, “quiver killers.” Labeled as a trail bike,

CONTESTS

Win an ABUS Bordo Lite 6055 Mini lock

June 7, 2018 Trina Haynes 1

Win an ABUS foldable bike lock! You can earn 20+ entries by clicking below. The Bordo Lite 6055 Mini is our lightest folding lock.  Weighing in at less than a full water bottle this lock won’t

FEATURED RIDES

Trail Report: Fair Hill, MD

June 6, 2018 Brett Rothmeyer 9

Whenever one has committed to a weekend road trip out of town, the motivation to maximize the time away from work and chores is at an all-time high. As we pointed ourselves eastward on the

BIKE CULTURE

Mixtape Monday: Vol. 3

June 4, 2018 Carolyne Whelan 0

Oh, hello there, I didn’t see you pop in! I’m just here finishing up this sweet tape to send to some of my friends to let them know how excited I am to be back