Press Release: Morewood Izimu

Tweet Morewood Izimu Tapered 1 1/8″ to 1 1/2″ (120mm long) head tube Custom drawn Al 6082 T6 tubeset Hydroformed top tube 73mm ISCG 05 bottom bracket 30.9mm seatpost size 34.9mm seat clamp XPI geometry adjust 203mm [8″] rear wheel travel 9.5″ x 3″ rear shock length Shock: FOX VAN RC 25.4mm x 8mm front […]

Speed Bicycles 20-Mil Spec Ready Frames……Now Shipping

Tweet Here is some news that I just had to add here.  Toby Henderson is a name synonymous with not only MTN bikes but BMX as well.  The long time racer turned entrepreneur has designed what I think is one of the sickest blends of MTN tech into a BMX frame…it seems that BMX bikes […]

Review: Kuat NV 2 bike add on

Tweet Over the last year we have been happy owners of the Kuat NV bike rack. Furnished in a slick powdercoat and awesome orange anodized parts, built in lock, tightening hitch and a built in workstand. The only downside was we needed to resort to other measures to carry more than two bikes. Problem solved […]

Nevada State Championships

Tweet Online registration open on Active.com Monday February 14, 2011: Online registration closes Thursday February 17, 2011: Tech/Expo area set up will be allowed Friday February 18, 2011: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm: Registration open on site for both downhill and super d 9:00 am – 4:30 pm: Open practice on both courses (shuttle service […]

Lars N Bars Episode 1

Tweet Transition Bikes is proud to release their new video series Lars N Bars,  a laid back how-to video series featuring pro downhill rider Lars Sternberg. The series will focus on all types of riding from XC to DH and show you tips and skills that will help make you become a more well rounded […]

Prowheelbuilder.com

Tweet Something that can make a great bike ride bad or an average bike ride better is your wheels.  But it doesn’t stop there.  You can use the best parts, but if you do a poor job at building all this high dollar equipment, they simply can ride horrible or not last period.  A quality build […]

Fluid recovery drink

Tweet The Beginning …. Over the last few months I have been riding more than usual as well as a great deal amount of time spent  cross training.  You see next year I plan on really stepping up my game and competing and riding at a higher level.  Not being a spring chicken anymore I […]

THE T2 Helmets are now shipping…

Tweet The highly anticipated THE T2 full-face helmets are now in shipping, just in time for Christmas. A completely redesigned helmet, the super-stylish T2 has a reduced silhouette, semi-integrated visor, 17 external cooling vents and four internal channels and comes with an extra color-matched visor and durable Cordura nylon helmet bag. The new top-of-the-line THE helmets […]

Press Release…Transition Bikes Bandit

Tweet The Bandit is a true to form lightweight trail bike designed to rip up and down the mountain. We pushed the envelope of tube design and machining of frame parts to create a bike that absolutely floats through singletrack. Careful attention to pivot placement and leverage curves make the Bandit feel like a long travel […]

sometimes its more than just Bikes….

Tweet Last weekend I was fortunate to be part of a great cause.  The bonus, I was given the opportunity to test ride a few sick bikes from Pivot.  JT’s Bicycles in Las Vegas held its 3rd annual Demo day in conjunction with ShadeTree womens and children shelter charity event.  At the end of the […]

X-Fusion Now Calls Santa Cruz Home

Tweet X-Fusion is very excited to announce the recent move out of Silicon Valley, where we have run our USA Sales, Service, and Marketing operations for the last 4 years to a brand new R&D facility inSanta Cruz, CA. The move from the South Bay to Santa Cruz’s cycling enthused community marks a major step in the careful […]

DANNY MACASKILL: WAY BACK HOME

Tweet Following on from the YouTube video that heralded over 20 million hits, street trials sensation is back with a new project, Way Back Home. The film follows Danny on a journey from Edinburgh back to his hometown of Dunvegan on the Isle of Skye. Tweet

Mastering Mountain Bike Skills…….second edition

Tweet Everyone wants to be a better rider.  There is a diagram outlined in this very book that illustrates just that line where fear and boredom meet.  Progression in skill is what separates that and keeps riding FUN!  Last month we reviewed Lee McCormacks Pro BMX Skills book.  This month we take a look at […]

NEW…GoPro HD Hero 960 Helmet Cam

Tweet Just in from Interbike and we talked with GoPro about their new HD Hero 960 helmet cam.  Finally being released to the public officially.  So whats so special about the 960?  It comes in at a price point over $100 LESS than the original 1080 HD camera!  At $179 it will be much more […]

sneak peak at SupercrossBMX “Prototype” DJ MTN hubs

Tweet Here is a sneak peak at something new from SupercrossBMX……. mountain specific DJ hubset!!!   Thats right I said MOUNTAIN!  SupercrossBMX definitely isn’t the first iconic BMX company to expand into another cycling market.  However they are making sure to do it right the first time out.   So all of their MTN specific […]

Ryders Shore Polarized goggles

Tweet Living and riding in the desert can be tough, especially on the eyes.  We are always in search of quality eye protection that not only looks good, but fits well and works the way it should. We received Ryders Eyewear Shore Polorized goggles to put to the test.  Some things that plague many goggle […]

Interbike STAYS in Vegas!!!!

Tweet Interbike Returns to Vegas   SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA—Interbike flipflopped its decision late today to move the industry’s tradeshow to Anahaim in early August, saying instead it would return to Las Vegas.The 2011 indoor show will be Sept. 14-16 at the Sands Convention Center, preceded by Outdoor Demo at Bootleg Canyon on Sept. 12-13. […]

X-FUSION Hilo Adjustable Seatpost

Tweet The greatly anticipated Hilo adjustable seat posts are now available and shipping out to riders everywhere.  Make sure to get yours today! Remember riding your bike before clip-less pedals? Before suspension even existed? How about before disk brakes? Would you want to go back to any of that? Well that’s how everybody feels about […]

Interbike 2010

Tweet A look of goodies from InterBike……….and more to come later…… Tweet

Pro BMX Skills…..latest book by Lee McCormack

Tweet I recently got my hands on Lee McCormack’s latest book Pro BMX Skills.  I was an Expert level racer back in the late 80’s and early 90’s and have pretty much been on a bike of some sort ever since then.  So I am pretty well in tune with riding.  But sometimes you run […]

2010 Marzocchi 44 Micro Ti Q15…..Lowered

Tweet Racing 4x this season left me with a strong desire to upgrade my fork.  So I got ahold of the guys at Marzocchi to see what they could do for me.  I wanted a light weight fork with either a 20mm or 15mm front wheel interface.  The key was LIGHT WEIGHT.  I also wanted […]

Leatt Brace GPX II

Tweet Just arriving at MyBikeStand’s door is the new Leatt Brace GPX II. Neck braces are becoming an increasingly popular piece of protection equipment for many riders these days.  And for good reason.  Your broken femur can heal and you can ride again…..but your neck, thats a whole different story.   Neck protection is or […]

BitterSweet 2010 Race….DH and SD

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YETI DJ ….long term review of the new 2010

Tweet Key looks at the new 2010 Yeti DJ OK so we have had Yeti’s newest version of the Dj for the better part of 4 or so months.  First lets say the name is a bit deceiving.  I don’t really feel this is geared towards being a dirt jumping machine.  Not that it isn’t […]

Transition Bikes 2011 TransAM

Tweet The new TransAM frames are here just in time to get ready for winter riding. Some cool new features like a custom chain tug for singlespeeding, removeable cablestops and waterbottle mounts! The biggest thing is how smooth the decals and paint turned out. We went a little old school and it matches up with the style […]

KUAT NV and Sherpa bike rack reviews

Tweet Over the last several months we have had the opportunity to haul our bikes with one of the newer players in the bike rack industry.  Kuat racks.  The two racks we review this time around are the Kuat NV and Sherpa models.  Both are tray type racks that hold 2 bikes each. One of […]

Gunslinger Bikes….talkin’ ol’ west BMX!!!

Tweet So a few days ago we took a look at who Gunslinger is.  Now lets introduce the ………Gunslinger bikes!!!   Owner Lonny Lierley has been around BMX for nearly 30 years, so he knows a thing or two about what a bike needs.  These are race bred bikes and meant to raced hard.  I […]

Gunslinger Bikes – Company Profile

Tweet Today was a little road trip to a good friends house to take a look at his company and what he does.  Gunslinger Bikes!!  Owner Lonny Lierley invited me over to his pad to get a first hand look at some new awesome BMX frames he is making these days.  Lonny and I have […]

Welcome to MyBikeStand!

Tweet Hello and welcome to a new place on the web to find out whats new and old in the bicycle industry.  We look to give you unbiased reviews of the newest bikes, components and gear.  Be on the lookout for tech tips  as well as a look back into the past from time to […]

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