Posts in category: MTB
Q&A: Thomas Frischknecht on the future of mountain bike racing

Mountain biking legend Thomas Frischnecht explains why the Swiss are so successful at XC racing and where the sport is headed.

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Vintage Leadville video #4: 104 miles on a 35-year-old MTB

Can a mountain bike from 1983 survive 104 miles of high-altitude racing at the Leadville Trail 100 MTB race?

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Video: Down to the wire in Breck Epic stage 4

Stage 4’s Aqueduct route featured tough climbing and a close finish in the pro men’s race.

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Vintage Leadville video #3: Five best mountain bike innovations

Here is Spencer’s list of the top-five best mountain bike innovations that he’ll wish he had around mile 80 at Leadville.

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Breck Epic video: Over the divide on stage 3… twice

Breck Epic stage 3 is considered the queen stage of the six-day mountain bike race, circumnavigating Mount Guyot.

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Breck Epic video: Into the wild on stage 2

Perfectly clear blue skies greeting the Breck Epic Monday morning, the six-day race headed out to the Colorado Trail.

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Breck Epic video: Early rain can’t dampen stage 1 spirits

Stage 1 is delayed and shortened due to heavy morning rain, but the six-day stage race kicks off in earnest in Colorado.

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Vintage Leadville video: What could go wrong?!

A 100-mile mountain bike race on a 35-year-old bike … What could go wrong? How to avoid flats, or at least cope with them.

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Video: One minute at Carson City Off-Road

Need a little break from the Tour de France? Here’s a look back at the third race in the Epic Rides mountain bike series.

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The Dirt: Wildfire hits close to home for Durango mountain bikers

We talk to four pro mountain bikers from Durango about how the 416 fire has impacted them and their community.
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The Dirt Dispatch: Third time is the charm in Carson City Off-Road

Spencer finally finds the good luck he’s been looking for in the Epic Rides Series of marathon mountain bike races, in Nevada, of course.
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Sonntag storms to come-from-behind win at Carson City Off-Road

Ben Sonntag chases down Howard Grotts and Keegan Swenson and out-foxes them in sprint finish to win Epic Rides round three.
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