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  1. General Cycling Discussion
    Hardcore cyclocross fans rejoice. On the heels of hosting its second-ever Telenet UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup Waterloo, Trek Bicycle has renewed its broadcast agreement to stream Belgium's DVV Verzekeringen Trofee and Soudal Classics cyclocross series live on the brand's website, trekbikes.com...
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    This handy, pocket-sized torque wrench set was just one of the cool things we saw at Interbike 2018. Photo by A. Yee / Cyclocross Magazine Editor's Note: A version of this article was first published on cxmagazine.com. Interbike may have lost most of the big bike companies as exhibitors, but...
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    Look for new custom Pactimo kit on the shoulders of the 4-time U.S. national cyclocross champion this season. Colorado based cycling apparel maker Pactimo has announced their title sponsorship of Jeremy Powers for the 2018-19 cyclocross season. Powers, a 4-time National Cyclocross Champion and...
  4. General Cycling Discussion
    Donnelly Cycling, maker of cyclocross and gravel-specific tires, is expanding its reach by launching gravel and cross carbon frames. Two new bikes will be introduced and on display at Dirty Kanza this weekend in Kansas. The race-ready gravel G//C will also be in action when pro cyclocross racer...
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    Van Aert (L) literally ran away from Van Der Poel early in the race and never looked back. On a weekend that will be remembered as much for mud and cold as who the eventual winners were, it was the Belgian duo of Wout Van Aert and Sanne Cant taking home rainbow jerseys in the men's and women's...
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    If you could only own just one bike, this could be a good option. Calling it the bike they'd choose if, heaven forbid, they could only have one bike, Ibis has announced the newest version of their Hakkalügi, the Hakka MX. Both component groups offered have 1X drivetrains, and the Hakka MX...
  7. General Cycling Discussion
    The Threshold is available in both carbon and aluminum iterations. For 2018, Norco has thoroughly redesigned the Threshold, their CX race rig. The geometry has been reworked, frame details have been rethought, and a host of new features have been introduced. Keep scrolling to learn more...
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    Training rides don't have to suck. Photo courtesy of Kona Bikes Kerry Werner knows cross is coming. To get in shape, he's been logging training miles on some of the most beautiful terrain imaginable. See for yourself in the video below. https://vimeo.com/225891948 Kerry's bike of choice is...
  9. Cyclocross
    The complete $3800 3-star build comes with a SRAM Rival drivetrain, Niner carbon fork, and Stan's tubeless alloy wheels. It's not even July yet, but some cyclists are surely already contemplating cyclocross season. Count the crew at Colorado's Niner Bikes among that crowd. This week, they...
  10. Cyclocross
    The Chris Cross is built from a mix of Columbus and Reynolds 853 tubing, and features oversized chainstays and curved seatstays. Fat Chance Bicycles has rolled out its latest fun machine, the Chris Cross. Designed, welded, and painted in the USA, this mixed-terrain machine is capable of...
  11. General Cycling Discussion
    The Orbea Terra is billed as an all-road bike capable of tackling just about anything. N+1 (alternatively expressed as S-1) is a shorthand way of expressing every cyclist's desire to own just one more bike. You know, that one other bike that would perfectly fill some niche within a niche. While...
  12. Cyclocross
    The new Crockett made its debut at the Singlespeed World Championships under the power of one Sven Nys. Trek has unveiled a completely overhauled 2017 version of its popular Crockett cyclocross bike. The revised line-up of bikes feature several key upgrades and new technologies that make the...
  13. Cyclocross
    This new fork is based on the Step-Cast fork and likely features 30mm of travel. A few weeks ago, the internet was buzzing with rumors of a new gravel/CX fork from Fox. Now a new photo has emerged on social media that offers more insight. The new fork, which has decals that read Adventure...
  14. General Cycling Discussion
    Look out below... For Belgians Wout van Aert and Sanne Cant, the 2017 UCI cyclocross world championships in Bieles, Luxemburg, were affirmation of greatness, as the pair each captured the coveted rainbow stripes. For others, the pinnacle event was confirmation that racing 'cross is a hard (and...
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    Ridley's new Fenix SL Disc blends the lightweight and performance of their SL line into a disc brake-equipped carbon version with more compliance from the rear end. Ridley has a lot going on for 2017 including several new bikes, updates to existing models, and a new program designed to expand...
  16. General Cycling Discussion
    Trek will host a UCI World Cup cyclocross race on its home course in Waterloo, Wisconsin, September 24, 2017. The Trek CXC Cup, set to become the inaugural World Cup Waterloo, will feature a full weekend of events, including amateur and professional racing beginning Friday, September 22...
  17. General Cycling Discussion
    The Cyclosys is normally available in either matte black or raw metal. Originally launched in 2015, the Cyclosys is Dave Turner's first crack at a drop bar equipped bike. This alloy cyclocross rig has a versatile geometry that makes it capable of doing double duty as a gravel grinder. A...
  18. Cyclocross
    Behold the race bike of America's most successful cyclocross racer, Katie Compton's tricked out Trek Boone. Last week, we showed you the very utilitarian race rig of Jonathan Page, arguably the greatest male cyclocross racer the United States has ever produced. Now it's time to look at the...
  19. General Cycling Discussion
    Mud. Mayhem. Costumes. Cyclocross. No gears. Many beers. Together this is the 2016 Singlespeed Cyclocross World Championships, a multi-day bacchanal this year held on Portland, Oregon. But don't take our word for it. See for yourself in these videos, each one capturing a unique vantage of what...
  20. General Cycling Discussion
    Even the most serious cyclist will turn into a depraved miscreant when mud, alcohol, and bacon hand-ups are involved! Between the whole spandex look and the shaved legs, road biking gets a bad rap as being too serious. If only the general public knew what kind of miscreants we turn into when...
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