Project AM/Enduro: First Look at White Brothers Loop 150mm

Tweet Project AM/Enduro we set out to create a bike that would be great as a daily trail bike, yet also be super competitive on the race circuit.  We looked at several fork options before settling on the White Brothers Loop.  This fork gives you the choice of running wither 26” or 27.5” wheels.  A […]

Kevin Aiello Bootleg Race Review

Tweet BikeCo.com Pro Racer Kevin Aiello gave us a quick wrap up on his latest podium at last weekend’s Bootleg Nevada State DH Championships.  Kevin and his team work with BikeCo.com and his other sponsors to help find every bit of performance that products can have squeezed out of them.  Keep an eye on the […]

Pivot Carbon 5.7 650b

Tweet   Pivot Carbon 5.7 650b Convert Let’s start with what leads you to shop 650b converts – performance and availability. What about 650b production bikes?  Yes there are 650b production rigs.  Most of the early release chassis were banking on sales from simply existing.  There is a staggering amount of research, design, development, and […]

Full Review: RST Space DJ Forks

Tweet We have been riding our RST Space DJ fork for the last 6 months.  It has been at some local dirt jumps, skate park and even the pump track.  RST has been striving to make some improvements on the brands image and product line over the last year.  At Sea Otter they debuted some […]

Project AM/Enduro – Morewood Sukuma Frame Arrives

Tweet It’s official, Project AM/Enduro has begun.  Our foundation has landed in the form of a Morewood Sukuma.  A 150mm Travel, aluminum frame with carbon fiber seatstays, tapered head tube, 142mm x12 rear axle and a DW Split Pivot rear suspension.  Our goal with this project is to build a racer on the weekend and […]

KHS’s New DH Bike – DH650B …. can the mid size wheel be the ticket?

Tweet Twenty Six inch wheels have been the ideal size for many years in the world of DH racing.  While some have played with the idea of 29er DH bikes, it seams they just never really took hold to most gravity riders.  Well KHS looks to have a solution with their new prototype 650b DH […]

Video PROJEKT ROAM: Silver Star Resort

Tweet PROJEKT ROAM: Silver Star Resort The winter months are slowly beginning to fade into a distant memory as fresh new growth emblazons the surrounding landscapes. The signs of spring help to revitalize our senses. The daylight hours seem to stretch moments longer with each passing day. The warmth of the sun’s beams are now […]

Video: Danny MacAskill & Friends Visit The Continental 2-Wheel Factory

Tweet Here is a pretty cool look into what is invovled into making a tire.  Continental factory invites the likes of Danny MacAskill, Rachel Atherton, Martin Soderstrom and several others on the team to see the in depth look as they get to hold their very own siginature tires straight from the mold, still hot […]

Project DH: One Ghost Industries Musashi – Part 1: Complete Build

Tweet Here it is with much anticipation – Project DH.  Complete in finished race ready form.  Actually it has been done for a while now, but we have been having too much fun riding it to sit down and do this article. So to start here is the build list – Frame – 2012 OGI […]

Project DH: Wheels – Novatec Demons

Tweet For Project Dh we wanted to go with something solid and fast. We have hooked up with Novatec wheels to do a few wheel reviews.  This one is set for the Demon DH wheelset.  So far the Demons have seen a good handful of podiums in the hands of riders like Logan Bingelli in […]

Shimano Athletes On Top At Southridge USA Winter Series Opener

Tweet Shimano’s Joe Lawill Race report from Southridge Summer-Like Conditions Greet Huge Turnout of Racers IRVINE, Calif. (January 11, 2012) – Shimano continues its commitment to grassroots mountain bike racing through its third consecutive year as the presenting sponsor for the 2012 Southridge USA Winter Series in Fontana, CA. Highlighting this year’s event is the […]

Racer Spotlight: Jaime DelTiempo

Tweet Sometimes we take things for granted and we need to remember  the little things that matter.  I have had the pleasure to ride and race against many different people of many different capabilities.  But sometimes it takes someone that must face the trail and life a little differently to make you truly appreciate it. […]

Project 4X: Frame – Supercross Propel

Tweet We recently have been ripping on the Supercross Shine 4X race bike for a good portion of the year.  When Bill informed us the new Propels were ready, we traded in our hard tail for something a little softer…so to speak.  This is a project I have watched with great interest for a good […]

PROJECT DH: Frame – One Ghost Industries Musashi

Tweet Not long ago we did a  First Look into the One Ghost Industries Musashi DH Prototype race bike.  We have a soft spot in our heart for ground breaking new companies and the under dogs.  We received a few opportunities from a few companies to build up a DH bike for the site, however […]

First Look: Novatec MTN wheels

Tweet Todays First Look is on some new wheels from Novatec.  We focused on the new light weight Flow Trails, strong and versatile Diablo AM and the burly Demon DH wheelsets.  These 3 sets of wheels are fitting for 90% of our MTN readers, although Novatec does make a broad range of wheels from road […]

First Look: RockDemon Shield

Tweet Now I have always taken care of my bikes to an almost OCD level.  But have never used any kind of Shield.  Well before I tear too much into my new Supercross Shine I decided to try out the Rock Demon Downtube Shield. After all look at that amazing paint job.  Can you blame […]

Sea Otter tid bits….

Tweet I unfortunately had to miss  Sea Otter.  But I do have some of my friends  keeping me up to date on some Sea Otter goods….Here is a little peak. Some racers need somebody else to push the pedals while they steer.  Imagine ripping down the DH on a Tandem fully! Now this is a […]

GunslingerBMX Bikes the Official Review

Tweet Gunslinger BMX Small companies can sometimes make the biggest impact in progression of our sport.  Such as the case with Gunslinger BMX, a relatively small company that has a rather simple innovative way to make your bike be a custom fit for your riding style yet change it for different tracks. Lets go back […]

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 […]

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 […]

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