"What makes it so good? Big wheels, grippy tires, confidence-inspiring geometry, quality suspension parts, and well-tuned rear suspension. One tester returned the 5.5c to me after nearly 100 miles of riding. With wide eyes, he reported, 'This bike is ridiculous.' "
DEATHGRIP puts the defining style of Brendan Fairclough with the progressive filmmaking of Clay Porter, slamming them together into an in-your-face, non-stop onslaught of race-pace action set against Planet Earth scenery.
There are certain places all American mountain bikers have to get to at least once in their lives: Crested Butte, Moab, Sedona, to name only a few. Problem is, though, you do a single trip to any of these meccas, and you’ll soon realize once is not enough. Not even close.
The new Pivot Mach 5.5 is a brilliant combination of travel, wheel size, and geometry that provides an all around trail/enduro machine. It’s a bike that inspires you to climb while looking forward to the descents and that begs you to push your limits while putting a smile on your face.
ne of two signature events of the Roswell Cycling Festival week, the 4th Annual Big Creek Quick Six Enduro offers a unique format to those looking to give it a try.
Pinkbike had the pleasure of following Cody through this years’ Slalom event and got a window into the world of one of mountain biking’s fastest gated racers as he sought to reclaim his title in one of the most electric races on the calendar.
The comfort food, the brimming hospitality, the lush rolling landscapes–these uniquely southern qualities lend themselves to both on- and off-bike enjoyment to the Nth degree. So forget tumbleweeds and think kudzu instead as you prepare for the ultimate southern mountain bike road trip.