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.
Ibis' 120mm-travel Ripley 29er platform has been around for four years now, and in that time it has earned a rep as a sporty feeling, fun loving trail bike that's a good match for a rider who appreciates efficiency and near-telekinetic handling abilities. In that time, Ibis also offered a second version, the Ripley LS, with a longer reach and slacker steering compared to its OG predecessor, and now a new version of the Ripley LS is set to replace both models.
Golden, Colorado-based Yeti Cycles has always had a strong local identity, but its impact is felt throughout the cycling world. Following the launch of its game-changing Switch Infinity shock in 2014, the company has been growing so fast that the brand is looking for more factory space, yet again
We all know that coffee and mountain bike racing go together like ... well, coffee and mountain bike racing. We caught up with Loam Coffee Ambassador and Yeti mechanic Shaun Hughes who came off another successful Enduro World Series season wrenching for EWS champion Richie Rude as well as Cody Kelley. The questions we were dying to ask was what life was like on the road this past race season and of course where and how coffee was part of Shaun's routine.
Come check out the latest gear for before, during and after the ride. We have the new A2 Helmet in stock and fresh gear for you to hit the trails with this season.
Congratulations to Shawn Brunner, owner of Fresh Bike Service Inc. and a dedicated alumnus of the University of Georgia, for being named #63 on the 2017 Bulldog 100 list of fastest-growing businesses.
Mountain biking the lower Whistler Bike Park trails. Follow Cam Friday, picking up where we left off in last week's episode. This is how we got to the bottom after riding Top of the World.