10 Hottest Enduro Bikes from the Sea Otter Classic


Want a bike thats speedy and nimble going downhill but also light and efficient at pedaling uphill? Then lucky for you, we’ve rounded up 10 of the hottest and newest enduro bikes from the Sea Otter Classic. The Diamondback Mission Pro 27.5 is brand spanking new for 2015. The Mission Pro 27.5 comes with 160mm Fox 34 Float …

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Womens Mountain Bike Products from Interbike


As if a trip to Las Vegas doesn’t provide enough sensory overload, strolling the aisles of Interbike brings the added experience of testosterone overload.  Just picture this–a sea of guys with facial hair and tattoos and/or piercings blinded by the closest shiny object on two wheels, loud music blaring, and World Cup highlights looping endlessly. …

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Osprey Verve 10 Women’s Hydration Pack Review


I’ve always been a little envious of trek7ks sleek Osprey Raptor hydration pack so I was excited to get an Osprey of my very own – the womens Verve 10 to be exact. This low-profile pack is full of features any girl would want. Beginning with the storage compartments, there are three pockets (besides the …

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Learning Mountain Bike Skills at BetterRide Camp

Uphill Group

I recently had the chance to spend three days at a BetterRide mountain bike skills camp. It’s been a long time since I’ve been in school and the amount of information was overwhelming – in a good way! I learned a ton of ways to improve my mountain bike riding and handling skills. With new …

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Icebreaker Grace Crewe Women’s MTB Jersey Review

icebreaker merino wool

Up until now, I’ve been hesitant to try a wool bike jersey for a number of reasons. First, I live in Georgia and the Colorado girl in me would say an Atlanta winter hardly justifies the need for wool. Also, most of the wool (sweaters) Ive owned in the past didnt feel soft against my …

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My First Dirty Duathlon: Trail Running and Mountain Biking at Blankets Creek

Blankets Creek Van Michael Trail

I was looking forward to the Blankets Creek Duathlon for months because I knew signing up for the race would force me to get out ride my bike more. I was only able to pre-ride parts of the course two days before the race and even though Blankets Creek is a local trail, the pre-ride …

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Santa Cruz Mountain Bike Festival on April 9 & 10

Santa Cruz Mountain Bike Festival

If I had a nickel for every dirt jump video I watched on YouTube… Honestly though, theres really nothing like seeing the action in person. And if you live in Northern California you dont want to miss the 2nd Annual Santa Cruz Mountain Bike Festival. The event is being held on April 9th & 10th …

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WTB Deva Women’s MTB Saddle Review


There arent a lot of womens specific mountain bike products out there that actually need to be womens specific (like bike pumps – seriously). One major exception, of course, is mountain bike saddles. I’ve been searching for a comfortable and lightweight womens specific saddle for a long time and was recently fortunate to stumble upon …

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