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Sea Otter 2018: Breezer Lightning

April 20, 2018 Brett Rothmeyer 1

We breezed through the Breezer booth this morning to catch up with Joe Breeze and see the latest version of the Lightning. Breezer being rooted in tradition is offering the Lightning in a classic steel

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Trek Full Stache – 29plus – full-sus

April 5, 2018 Eric McKeegan 0

Trek’s Stache 29plus hardtail has opened many eyes to the wonderful weirdness of 29plus tires. Ever since the introduction of the SE4/XR4 29×3 tire in the Fall of 2017 I’ve been wondering if there might

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NAHBS: Day 2 Highlights

February 18, 2018 Brett Rothmeyer 1

Fuzzy eyed and coffee charged, we lumbered our way to Day 2 of NAHBS. The myth of Jenga greatness welcomed our visitors to the Dirt Rag booth today. Young and old looked to achieve legendary status

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Philly Bike Expo 2017: Engin Cycles

November 8, 2017 Brett Rothmeyer 1

At the Philly Bike Expo this past weekend the Pennsylvania Convention Center was filled with custom frame makers, component manufacturers, food trucks and yes, even e-bikes. Over the years the Expo has morphed into a

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First ride: 2018 Fox 36

April 19, 2017 Eric McKeegan 1

Both FOX and RockShox have been moving to larger negative spring in rear shocks, and now we see them moving to forks as well. The 2018 36 has a new EVOL air spring that promises “plushness

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Steve Tilford killed in auto accident

April 5, 2017 Dirt Rag Magazine 0

By Jordan Villella This morning I awoke to my social feed flooded with posts and remembrances of Steve Tilford, shock and sadness filled my mind. It’s hard comprehend giving kudos to someone for a ride

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IMBA to Relaunch Model Trails Program

March 24, 2017 Press release 0

For more than a decade, the Ride Centers and Epics designated through the Model Trails program have become iconic mountain bike destinations that influence communities across the country and the world to raise the bar

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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,