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Interbike 2014: Thomson Dropper Seatposts, Singlespeed Cranks, and Mountain Bikes
posted Sep 16, 2014 by Jeff Barber
Everyone knows Thomson for their insanely nice handlebars, stems, and seatposts but let's be honest: those parts are kinda boring because they just sit there. Bikes parts that bounce and spin get all the glory so lucky for us, Thomson is continuing to move into parts...
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9:Zero:7, Borealis, and Fatback Display Cutting Edge Fat Bike Technology at Interbike 2014
posted Sep 16, 2014 by Greg Heil
Every year I attend Interbike I try to decide what the overall "theme" of the year is. Granted, assigning the entire expo a singular "theme" is pretty contrived with thousands of exhibitors in attendance, but every year at least a few key trends take center stage...
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Review: Pivot Mach 6 Carbon
posted Sep 16, 2014 by Jeff Barber
In our recent survey, the Pivot Mach 6 was voted one of the 5 best trail/enduro mountain bikesby Singletracks readers, which was no small feat given the competition from much larger companies like Santa Cruz, Specialized, and Giant. I had ridden a few Pivot bikes in...
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Review: Specialized Stumpjumper FSR Expert Carbon Evo 650B
posted Sep 16, 2014 by Jim Hodgson
I want to be cool, but I'm not. To compensate, I cultivate interest in things that also aren't cool, such as wearing road kits on mountain rides, enjoying professional bike racing, and blasting Katy Perry tunes on the trail. You see, for the profoundly uncool, it is...
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