Interbike Award Winners: Best Mountain Bike, Race, Shop, and More

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Interbike just announced the 2016 Interbike Awards, including the following noteworthy MTB categories. Best Mountain Bike Specialized Stumpjumper sixFATTIE (also a Singletracks “Most Innovative Bike” winner). Best in Show – Mountain Scott Spark RC (read Greg’s review) Mountain Component of the Year SRAM Eagle (also the Singletracks Reader’s Choice for Most Innovative product.) Mountain Accessory of the Year …

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Sea Otter Launches New Festival in Europe

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Sea Otter, arguably the largest cycling festival in the world, has just announced that it will be adding a new Sea Otter event in Europe. Dubbed the “Sea Otter Europe / Costa Brava – Girona Bike Show,” it will be held June 3-4, 2017, in Girona, Spain. “GiOutdoor, a preeminent European sports promotion company, will host …

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Podcast: Interbike Outdoor Demo, Day 1

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In this episode of the Singletracks podcast, Aaron and I talk briefly about Interbike Outdoor Demo, Day 1. We recap the bikes we tested and talk about our plans for tomorrow. Stay tuned to the podcast this week to get daily show updates in addition to our written and social media coverage.

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Nino Schurter and Jenny Rissveds Win Gold at the Rio Olympics

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Nino Schurter of Switzerland and Jenny Rissveds of Sweden, both sponsored by Scott Sports and riding the new ultra-lightweight Spark, both took gold at the 2016 Rio Olympics XC mountain bike race. In the men’s race, Jaroslav Kulhavy took silver after a hard-fought battle with Schurter, and Carlos Coloma Nicolas took bronze after a hard-fought battle …

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Interbike to Organize Trail Service Project Ahead of Fall Cyclofest at USNWC

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Interbike is presenting the first ever Fall Cyclofest in Charlotte, NC at the US National Whitewater Center (USNWC) October 20-23, 2016. The first two days of the event are open to industry folks while the last two days will be open to the public with demos, group rides, races, and live music. Organizers are working with …

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Olympic MTB Races This Weekend: Course, Athletes, Schedule

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Update: Nino Schurter and Jenny Rissveds take home the gold from the 2016 Rio Olympics. At the 2016 Rio Olympics, they’re saving the best event for last: the cross-country mountain biking competition! The women will race at 11:30am EDT on Saturday, August 20 and the men will race on the last day of the Olympics, August …

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