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Sea Otter: ‘Shimano’ Electronic Shifting for MTBs

Not from Shimano though, from Ki2Bikes who chop up Dura Ace stuff for you.

April 18th, 11 8,979 Categories: Press Launch

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Sea Otter: 29er Stuff

Here’s a tie-together of many of the 29er bits and pieces we saw around the Otter. We’ll visit many of them again in future stories, but this is where we’ll keep them all together. Sitting comfortably? Then we’ll start at the top. DT Swiss The Swiss boys have launched a pair of 29er rims and […]

April 18th, 11 7,067 Categories: News, Press Launch

Beautiful singletrack awaits...

Black Mountains Three Day course preview

Spring has sprung, the daffs are out and there’s just over 70 days to go until the inaugural Black Mountains 3 Day kicks off on the 1th to 3rd of July. The rider list is filling up nicely so it’s time to get your entries in and your big weekend in Wales planned. Web boy […]

April 18th, 11 2,789 Categories: Events

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Builth Wells CRC Marathon report & video

Here’s a report from the rather sunny opening round of the Chain Reaction Cycles MTB Marathon Series, powered by Mercedes-Benz Vito Sport, at the Royal Welsh Showground in Builth Wells with video from the Mercedes-Benz Vito Sport team and the lens of Rob Kitchin… Mike reports: Weather wise we always thought that last year would […]

April 18th, 11 3,151 Categories: News

Is there going to be a lift?

South Wales to get gravity bike-park

If all goes to plan, Gethin near Merthyr Tydfil in South Wales will shortly see the UK’s first commercially operated gravity bikepark. It’s been two years in the making, but the concept and business plan has been worked on by Rowan Sorrell and the Back on Track trail team plus a select syndicate of professionals […]

April 18th, 11 5,440 Categories: News

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Sea Otter: Cannondale’s Scalpel 29er

Cannondale has added to its 29er offering with a new Scalpel race/trail bike. Here’s the quick and dirty on it: As seen it’s 21.4lb/9.6kg. Frame and shock are 1900g It comes out in September/October time and will come in Small to XL. 100mm travel front and rear It’s all carbon Press Fit 30 BB, 142×12 […]

April 18th, 11 8,386 Categories: News

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Sea Otter: Random Roundup #2

New Blur XC-C, belt drives, 29ers from Ritchey, Intense and Charge, plus more!

April 17th, 11 9,467 Categories: Press Launch

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Sea Otter: 2012 SRAM and Rockshox

Polished XO, 29er SID, chain guide and wider Truvativ bars

April 16th, 11 13,045 Categories: News

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Premier: Sea Otter Image Dump #2

More unedited shots from the Sea Otter for our Premier users…

April 16th, 11 6,651 Categories: Premier, Press Launch, Trade Show

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Sea Otter: 2012 Fox Racing Shox

For 2012, Fox Racing Shox has some big, dramatic changes to existing models, plus a couple of completely new ones. Just showing that companies do actually listen to riders, and pay attention to how people use their stuff, Fox has changed the ProPedal lever system on the RP23 rear shock. Instead of the two positions […]

April 16th, 11 16,398 Categories: News

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Premier: Sea Otter Image Dump

Premier users get some unedited 2012 sneaks

April 15th, 11 4,943 Categories: Kit, News, Premier

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Sea Otter: Random Roundup #1

Pivot, Crank Bros, Giro and more…

April 15th, 11 7,790 Categories: News

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