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The Top 10 Mountain Bike Destinations, As Chosen by the People
posted Mar 2, 2015 by Greg Heil
The ethos behind the Singletracks Trail Database, home to the largest collection of mountain bike trail maps in the world, is that the sum of our collective knowledge is much greater and more powerful than that of just one rider, or even a handful of riders....
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How Singletracks Ranks the Best Mountain Bike Destinations
posted Mar 2, 2015 by Jeff Barber
Our team spent several months building and refining the Singletracks MTB Destinations ranking algorithm, and our plan is to continue tweaking it as we go along. There's no such thing as a perfect algorithm, but there's also something to be said for coming up with an...
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Video: How To Climb Roots on a Mountain Bike in 3 Easy Steps
posted Mar 2, 2015 by Video Share
Learn how to climb roots on a mountain bike in 3 easy steps using the rarely-told Saddle Stop mountain bike climbing technique. You'll climb over uphill roots, ledges, rocks and logs with more speed, traction and control than you ever thought possible.
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Review: 45NRTH 26x4.0 Vanhelga Fat Bike Tires
posted Mar 1, 2015 by Syd Patricio
The folks at 45NRTH live and breath cold weather riding and are focused on keeping us comfortable and safe when riding in the winter. 45NRTH focuses heavily on tires, gloves, footwear, and other cold-weather accessories. I've recently had the pleasure of pedaling snow on the Vanhelga 26x4.0...
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