Here’s a quick video put together by Theo Dilworth from All Out Productions. Theo was hanging with the ODI X-Fusion team relaxing while at Northstar before getting some rider section footage the following week. He was kind enough to throw together this short of X-Fusion riders on the Pro GRT course.
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Trips for Kids Eligible to Win $25,000 in Pepsi Refresh Project
Throughout July, bike advocates can vote on refresheverything.com for Trips for Kids to receive funding for a new van
SAN RAFAEL, Calif. – Trips for Kids (TFK) was selected to compete in the July Pepsi Refresh Project for a $25,000 prize. [...]
Date of Activity: July 2 & 9, 2010 Trail Ambassador Names: Paula Burton & Glenn Vernes Paula and I rode Wadsworth Falls on Friday the Second. The trails were bone dry, it felt like riding in the high desert southwest. I got a flat near the Big Falls. You need to be careful in ... — full article at ctnemba.blogspot.com
Date of Activity: July 10, 2010 Trail Ambassador Names: Paula Burton, Javier Hernadez Location: Waldo SP Trail Ambassador Email: peburtonataoldotcom Town: Southbury Trails: Where's Waldo Extension How did you use the trail? TM/ ride What was the time of day? early morning Duration (Hours): 4 ... — full article at ctnemba.blogspot.com
The alarm went off at 5:30am. I was only about half excited. It had been a while since I had gotten up this early for an event and I was not thrilled. But I was up for the challenge. I got some coffee and ate some breakfast. Getting my nutrition in order for the ... — full article at ashevillejanes.blogspot.com
The Ay Up Dusk to Dawn 12 Hour was postponed from heavy wet weather in January & February.
Held on a beautiful country property in Canungra the new re-scheduled date for this long awaited event for all you night riding addicts is the 7th/8th August. Starting at 7pm on Saturday night riders go through the night & experience the thrill of night riding finishing at 7am on Sunday morning.
The aim is to complete as many laps as they can in the 12 hour period. Riders can go it alone as a solo rider or form relay teams with 2,3 ,4 or 6 mates.When not riding you can chill out with your friends. Riding & camping what more could you want. If you have never ridden at night here is your opportunity.
JetBlack 12Hour WSMTB RaceDargle Farm, Lower PortlandSaturday, 7 August 2010
The popular 12Hour enduro is back and now at Dargle Farm in Lower Portland, NSW.
Rocky Trail is proudly bringing you the popular endurance race for the second year in a row now, powered by major sponsor Jetblack Cycling. As the traditional 12 Hour race of the Western Sydney MTB Club, this event has been a staple on the NSW endurance race calendar for years and promises to be bigger and better this August.
Forget winter hibernation with Rocky Trail promising the ultimate race event experience. The festival atmosphere will not only thrill the racers but spectators alike.
Entries are still open and available and to complete the racing weekend, Rocky Trail is also putting on the Round 2 of their MTB Grand Prix Series on the Sunday (8 August) with a 4Hour quick-enduro.
Check out Enduro Pulse's race report from last years race.
Date of Activity: 7/10/2010 Trail Ambassador Name: Troy William Turner Condition of Trails(s): dry and in excellent condition. Some one did a nice job of trimming the canopy on the switch backs in the dense brush across from the double jump trail. Observations: none Trail Maintenance hours: 0.5 ... — full article at ctnemba.blogspot.com
Saturday, July 10th, 2010 Condition of Trails: Nasty humid and buggy Trail Ambassador Name: Rich C Off to a late start and once I arrived at the Daniels Farm Parking lot, the dark thunderheads in the sky had me spooked a bit. It rained a bit while in the park but not enough to ... — full article at ctnemba.blogspot.com
Back for the second time the 3 Ring Circus date for 2010 has been set by Wild Horizons as Sunday 25th July 2010. (Note: The date was previously advertised as the 21st August 2010).
To be held in the Wingello State Forest of the Southern Highlands in New South Wales the race takes in 3 seperate loops all coming back into the transition big top for a total of 60km's.
Whether you roll up solo or bring some mates the trails will be tamed under the big top.
Heading up to Canada for a week long fishing trip at Deer Horn Lodge in the Réserve faunique La Vérendrye , which is about 4 hours north of Montreal. My father and I have been going to Deer Horn Lodge since I was 16 years old and I will never forget the first day we were there and ... — full article at cyclesnack.com
Why can't I get the divide off my brain? I dig how 2009 went other then the rain..and just running out of gas and 32c tires being a really bad idea.... still none has done the whole official route fixed south to north... That carrot is out there... Dave B's death was tragic ... — full article at cellarrat.blogspot.com
Date of Activity: Month of June 2010 Condition of Trail(s): Excellent Trail Ambassador: Jon Regan Encounters and Observations: The month of June has come and gone up in the woods of Burlington, CT none the less it was a great month of riding for sure! The weather for the most part was ... — full article at ctnemba.blogspot.com
Who Knew Crunchy Granola Bars Could Taste This Good?
BERKELEY, Calif., June 28, 2010 – CLIF CRUNCH®, a new line of crunchy granola bars from Clif Bar & Company, is now available in natural food and select grocery stores nationwide. CLIF CRUNCH sets a new standard for taste and texture, featuring nuts, creamy chips and a [...]
X-Fusion Official Release
2011 SHOCK LINE
2011 represents an entirely new rear shock line from X-Fusion. We have taken what we have learned over the last 10 years and spent countless hours with our Engineers, athletes and ETP (Elite Test Program) riders. From concept sketches, to early prototypes, through extensive pre-production lab and field-testing we [...]
GORE® RIDE ON® Cable Systems Introduces Remote Lock-Out Cable System
With the increase in popularity of mountain bike handlebar-mounted shock and fork adjustment levers (whether for lockout, travel adjust or other application) comes the need for a cable and housing system that can stand up to the elements and deliver precise, consistent performance over time. GORE [...]
Legendary Freeride Mountain Bike Event Returns to Utah
Santa Monica, CA – July 7, 2010 – Red Bull Rampage returns to Utah this fall, combining rugged and majestic natural terrain with supernatural mountain bike trickery to produce a spectator-friendly freeride frenzy. From
October 1-3, Red Bull Rampage will draw the greatest riders in the world to the [...]
Colorado Springs, Colo.– The final round of the USA Cycling Pro Cross Country Tour (Pro XCT) is headed to Colorado Springs this weekend. The nation’s top professional cross country riders will battle for the Pro XCT title at the Carmichael Training Systems International Classic at Cheyenne Mountain State [...]
In the last edition of The Friday Fix that I mentioned that I dropped a chain on my way home and took a picture to show everyone my pain. I was originally planning on taking a bike picture for this kind of post but it slipped my mind. However, I was able to crop it out from the dropped ... — full article at cyclesnack.com
Feeling particularly inspired this morning, I decided to check out a possible secret trail about eight miles away. I'm really digging the idea that I could ride from my house to the trailhead, without loading up all my crap in the car and burning ten bucks worth of gas to go mountain ... — full article at uriahpalooza.com
I overheated. I was able to know what was going on and recover, but I went over the edge. It was hot today, close to 95, and going all out with the Liberty Bike Road Ride was what pushed me over the edge. The first 30 minutes of the ride, I sat on the front and controlled the ... — full article at ashevillejanes.blogspot.com
It's been three months since my last commute to work - man I am such a slug! I think the lack of commuting was mainly due to my training schedule for Mountain Bike racing and my daughter's dance schedule in which I had to pick her up every day after work. So, on the fourth ... — full article at cyclesnack.com
Reviewed by Brian Mullin http://www.gramslightbikes.com/
I got a spanking pristine set of the new Sun Ringlé Charger Pro wheels in the late winter, and I have put them through a beastly thrashing, and they are light, fast and amazingly tough. The Charger Pro is an All Mountain wheelset which is available in 26″ or 29″ [...]