CONTESTS

Win a Thule DoubleTrack Pro

April 6, 2017 Trina Haynes 0

Contest ended. Congrats to Brandy Smith of Guymon, OK! We’re sorry The promotion you are trying to access has ended.   Thule has partnered with us to give one winner a Thule DoubleTrack Pro 2-bike hitch

Bike Industry News

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

BIKE CULTURE

The Birth of blackriver

April 4, 2017 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

Words by Jeffrey Stern. Photos via blackriver.  On a brisk spring morning we navigated our rental van from Chicago to Madison in search of the best charcuterie we could find, rolling country farm roads and

BIKES

Review: Viral Skeptic

April 3, 2017 Mike Cushionbury 0

Tester: Mike Cushionbury × Age: 47 × Height: 5’10” × Weight: 155 lbs. × Inseam: 32” One thing is for certain, the new Viral Skeptic is not your ordinary hardtail. And before you get huffy

NEWS

Watch: No Room for Error

April 1, 2017 Helena Kotala 0

Eric Porter has spent 15 years traveling the world in search of beautiful trails. But his favorite spot is Alaska, and he’s returned to ride a ridgeline that has been on his mind since his

BIKES

NAHBS 2017: Funk Cycles

March 31, 2017 Helena Kotala 0

Funk Cycles was born in 1988 as the brainchild of Darryl Funk, whose passion lies in rethinking the status quo and creating bikes that are outside of the box. Starting out in aluminum when most of

FEATURED RIDES

The Amazing South Chilcotin Mountains

March 30, 2017 Mike Cushionbury 0

Words by Mike Cushionbury. Photos by Sterling Lorence. As I trudged up a 45-minute hike-a-bike, less than 1 mile into the “ride” I looked back at Giant Factory racer Adam Craig and sarcastically said, “This

CONTESTS

Win a pair of Five Ten Hellcat shoes

March 30, 2017 Trina Haynes 0

Contest ended. Congrats to Christopher Worrell of Yellow Springs, OH! We’re sorry The promotion you are trying to access has ended. Win a pair of Five Ten Hellcat shoes! Enter to win below. The 2017 Hellcat is a lighter

EVENTS

Race Recap: True Grit Epic

March 28, 2017 Scott Williams 0

The National Ultra Endurance (NUE) series is dedicated to 100 mile and 100 kilometer mountain bike racing. With over a dozen races across the United States and a newly added race in Costa Rica, both

BIKES

Review: SE Racing OM-Duro

March 24, 2017 Eric McKeegan 0

Tester: Eric McKeegan × Age: 42 × Height: 5’11” × Weight: 165 lbs. × Inseam: 32” This bike seems to speak to a lot of riders on an almost genetic level. Perhaps it is because

Bike Industry News

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

FEATURES

Dirt Rag Issue #197 is here!

March 23, 2017 Dirt Rag Magazine 0

Get your copy now! Cover Illustration: #vanlife by John Ritter Columns and Readings Our columnist Rebecca Rusch muses on cycling storytelling with former Secretary of State John Kerry and his unwavering love of riding his

EVENTS

Recap: Maxxis Summit 2017

March 20, 2017 Scott Williams 0

Mulberry Gap Mountain Bike Get-A-Way lies in the Chattahoochee National Forest within northwest Georgia. It was initially built as a family retreat, but when the current owners stumbled upon the property they had to take