Beginnings Interview: Rebecca Rusch, The Queen of Pain

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Rebecca Rusch, aka the Queen of Pain, may be the most decorated female endurance mountain bike racer of all time. Having set countless records in mountain biking as well as other sports, her achievements include–but most definitely aren’t limited to–record-setting wins while racing the Leadville Trail 100, Dirty Kanza 200, 24-Hour World MTB Championships, and …

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Ask a Pro: Off-Season Mountain Bike Maintenance

It's never a good day when you blow up your carbon fiber wheel.

Fall is in the air. The leaves are changing colors. It’s not going to be long before a good portion of us will be hanging up the bikes and switching to more appropriate winter sports. At the very least, the truly masochistic among us will be breaking out the fat bikes for some good ole …

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News: Chainbuster Presents Inaugural Nite Nationals 12-Hour MTB Race, October 25, 2014


Chainbuster and NiteRider are hosting the first-ever Nite Nationals mountain bike race on October 25, 2014 at Chewacla State Park in Alabama. The 12-hour, night race format is a fairly new development, so I wanted to get the lowdown from head Chainbuster, Kenny Griffin. The following is an edited interview with Kenny. Singletracks (ST): Chain …

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Interview: Jenny Fay, Professional Australian XC Racer

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Jenny Fay is a professional Australian cross country racer who has logged some impressive wins in recent years. Read on for a brief glimpse into the life of a pro XC racer: Congratulations on your 2013 season! What have been some of the highlights? The standout for me is the Irish National Championship XCM Title. …

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Beginnings Interview: Scott House, Jans Mountain Outfitters


This is the first installment in our brand-new interview series, titled “Beginnings.” In this series, we’re going to speak with mountain bike industry professionals to document their stories about how they got started in the sport of mountain biking, and how they got to where they are in the industry today. However, we’re not just …

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