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Shaking Off the Rust at Rust Shaker: OMG I Totally Get the Name Now!

In what was the first ride on dirt this year for the vast majority of riders on Saturday, Mid-Michigan Community College’s rocks and roots offered a less than gentle welcome to the forearms and taints of riders venturing off-road or out-of-doors for the first time this season. 450 more words


2018 World Cup Mountain Biking: Where to Watch

If you’re like me, the start of the WorldTour cycling season’s Spring Classics is pretty sweet, but the first round of the Mountain Bike World Cup is what it’s all about. 452 more words

Mountain Biking


Think you clean and prep your bike well? You may want to re-visit your approach and technique after seeing these boys! :-D  (btw, this goes on every race weekend after all of practices and qualifying)
#tops #nostoneunturned #perfection


Black Friday 2017 Ride Report

Black Friday rides are a long tradition in the Shawnee, and today was a great one.  Weather was awesome, warmer and drier than normal.  We voted and ended up riding at One Horse Gap.  644 more words

Barn Door Cycling

Tested & Ridden: X-Fusion 02 Pro R Shock

This review is of the X-Fusion 02 Pro R shock that comes mounted on with the Marin Hawk Hill 1. I recently picked up the HH1 and have had half-a-dozen rides on the full suspension rig. 726 more words


Guy goes 29"... (and talks Tour Divide)

Chain Reaction caught up with short-circuit roadracer and expert TT rider, Guy Martin and his take on the Vitus Rapide 29’er. In addition to being a real roadracing champion, Guy is a hardcore mtb enthusiast and DH rider. 28 more words


Review: Gore Alp-X Pro Windstopper Shorts

Every now and then I find a piece of kit that’s so useful, I end up stocking up on replacements long before they show any sign of wearing out, so horrendous is the idea of spending any time without them – these Windstopper shorts from Gore fit that bill perfectly. 794 more words

Mountain Biking