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  1. General Cycling Discussion
    Cannondale, in conjunction with the CPSC, has issued a recall of model-year 2013 to 2016 CAADX cyclocross bikes equipped with disc brakes. The forks on these bikes can break, which can result in serious injury or death. To date, there has been one fatality and 11 injuries reported, seven of the...
  2. General Cycling Discussion
    Jeremy Powers was consistently one of the most approachable and talented racers on the US pro cyclocross circuit. A frank conversation with his body led Jeremy Powers to put his mind straight. The 35-year-old American cycling star spent the winter pondering retirement while at the same...
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    [youtube width="600" height="361"]httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PpqW1yDX6EU What do you do when you have your top cyclocross athletes in Bend, Oregon? You get them together and you go Gangnam Style, err, SRAMgnam Cyclocross Style. Shot on location at the Deschutes Brewery and US Grand Prix...
  4. Cyclocross
    SRAM has been a major sponsor of cyclocross in recent years, and this year is no different, continuing on as a major sponsor of the USGP for a sixth consecutive year. The premier cyclocross series here in the United States, the USGP consist of eight races, in four locations, spanning from...
  5. Components, Wrenching
    Tomorrow CLIF Bar will be hosting a live webcast featuring four of their top pro athletes. The pro athlete panel includes cyclist Peter Stetina of the Garmin-Sharp-Barracuda tea, a two-time USA Cycling U23 National Time Trial Champion. Also available will be Todd Wells, an Olympic Mountain Bike...
  6. General Cycling Discussion
    Fort Collins, CO - Racing under glorious sunny skies and in dry conditions, Katie Compton (Trek Cyclocross Collective) and Jeremy Powers (Rapha-FOCUS) rode to repeat victories at the second day of the Trek USGP of Cyclocross p/b Greenware® and WD-40 Bike SmartWool Cup. The Single Speed race was...
  7. Cyclocross
    Norco was featuring the all new Tactic road bike, that replaces the CRR line. Also on display was the Threshold carbon cyclocross bike that gets disc brakes for 2013. In this video, Dustan Sept from Norco shows us the highlights of the Tactic and Threshold...
  8. General Cycling Discussion
    Already spec'd on OEM bikes, like the Diamondback Steilacoom RCX Pro Disc we featured a few weeks ago. The Easton EC90XD fork will be available soon as an aftermarket fork for $550 MSRP. The CX specific full carbon fork features a massively oversized crown and fork legs to handle the extra...
  9. General Cycling Discussion
    Based out of the pacific northwest, it was not hard for Diamondback engineers to design a cross bike to be at home in some of the wettest, muddiest, gnarliest terrains in the world. The Diamondback Steilacoom RCX Pro Disc is a new offering for 2013. It's one of two new cross bikes that will be...
  10. General Cycling Discussion
    I had the recent pleasure of meeting and talking to Lisa Snyder at the recent SaddleDrive bike dealer event in Ogden, UT. Lisa is the brand manager for All City Cycles, a small brand from Minneapolis that makes cyclocross, road, fixed gear freestyle and tracks bikes. Going into their 4th year...
  11. General Cycling Discussion
    One of the most anticipated and requested bikes from Look Cycles has always been a true carbon fiber cyclocross bike. Look answered those requests this past fall with the introduction of the X-85. Shown quietly at the fall bike shows, the X-85 was still very much a prototype bike. Prototype no...
  12. General Cycling Discussion
    Fort Collins, CO. The rains stopped and the sun dried the track to a tacky mud at Day Two of the New Belgium Cup creating ideal conditions for epic battles on the slopes of the USPG course in Fort Collins. Katie Compton (RaboBank / Giant) came storming back to claim day two of the USGP in a...
  13. General Cycling Discussion
    Top Professionals in Wide Open Battle for Series Lead Fort Collins, CO. The New Belgium Cup - the second stop on the 2011 Exergy USGP of Cyclocross p/b Greenware® - roars back into Fort Collins for a weekend of fast and thrilling cyclocross racing in the Front Range. With an all-star...
  14. General Cycling Discussion
    The 2012 Norco Product Launch is underway in Whistler BC. There are a ton of new bikes and we want you to know all the details. Here is a quick rundown of the Valence and Threshold, the latest and greatest from Norco. See New 2012 Norco Mountain Bikes from Norco on Mtbr.com 2012 Norco Valence -...
  15. General Cycling Discussion
    Redline Bicycles debuted their new cyclocross carbon platform at Sea Otter this year. Available on both the Team and Pro builds, the new frame features Redlines own carbon fiber technology. The 58cm frame we were shown at Sea Otter reportedly weighs just 1,200 grams matched with a new 480gram...
  16. General Cycling Discussion
    Threshold SL Frame Norco today announced their first all carbon cyclocross platform called Threshold. It will be available starting in August 2011. The THRESHOLD is a focused cyclocross race bike; lightweight, strong and responsive. It eats mud for breakfast, grass for lunch and occasionally...
  17. Snow commute

    Snow commute

    24 inches; still gotta make it to work! Faster than the cars...
  18. Psyched To Shoot CX!

    Psyched To Shoot CX!

    this photo is from the thread "Psyched To Shoot CX!" in the Road Bike, Cycling Forums. Click the following link to view the thread: http://forums.roadbikereview.com/showthread.php?t=225791
  19. General Cycling Discussion
    Barry from Ridley shows us what's new from Ridley in terms of Cyclocross bikes for 2011. [youtube width="640" height="385"]httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ivRCoQVix74
  20. General Cycling Discussion
    Blue Competition Cycles showcased a new line of NorCross bikes at Deer Valley this week. The 2011 Jonathan Page Series of cyclocross bikes. The series starts out with an aluminum NorCross SP. For $1800, you get a SRAM Apex equipped alloy BB30 frame, full carbon fork, a tapered headtube, and a 2"...
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