Free MTB Game for iOS and Android: Red Bull’s Bike Unchained

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Most–ok, all–true mountain bikers would rather be out on the trail than sitting inside playing video games, but we know life isn’t all singletrack and sunshine. So when boredom strikes or the trails turn to mud, Red Bull’s Bike Unchained is there to pick up the slack! This free iOS and Android smartphone game from Red …

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The 10 Best Apps for Mountain Biking

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Smartphones have changed the way that most of us mountain bike–whether it’s just getting to the trail, capturing the visual experience of the ride, or logging our stats, smartphones can do it all. To help you get the most out of your smartphone mountain biking experience, the Singletracks team put together a list of the …

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Review: POC iPhone Case: Protection For Your Phone

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Quick: what’s your best friend’s phone number? If you’re like me, you have a hard time remembering because your phone has replaced your brain for questions like that. So it makes sense that POC–the Swedish protective-equipment maker–is producing a helmet for your phone. This case is made up of three parts: a foam-based inner sleeve …

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Review: Webscorer App – Race Timing At Your Fingertips, Part 1

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I’ve been involved in helping plan, organize, and run various types of mountain bike races for five years now.  I’ve assisted a local bike shop with a small time trial series and helped my local advocacy club host a 13 hour endurance race and a metric century race. We’ve taken several approaches to timing the events.  For …

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