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Incoming: Specialized SX Trail

Looks like it’s BM project bike time again, with the arrival of this all-new Enduro SX Trail frame from Specialized. The Specialized SX Trail is...

Incoming: Specialized SX Trail
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Unwashed Shorts

Finnish tyre company Nokian plans to do away with carcinogenic high-aromatic oils in its rubber compounds by the end of 2004. It’s been working on...

Unwashed Shorts
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En Garda

Bigger Rider Anders Milo Location Riva del Garda, Italy Photographer Jan Pedersen

En Garda
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Interbike 2004 - Final Fling

We’re back in the UK now, but here’s a final selection of interesting stuff from Interbike: Topeak’s Bikamper tent uses your bike as poles. Which saves...

Interbike 2004 - Final Fling
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Unwashed Shorts

We’ve just got a “pre-season” Vario catalogue in the post. We’ll wave some pictures of the 2005 bikes at you later on, but there’s some...

Unwashed Shorts
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Interbike - Indoors Part Two

You have to move pretty quickly to see all of Interbike in the time available. Here’s today’s crop of Interesting Stuff… Hope is almost ready to...

Interbike - Indoors Part Two
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Interbike - Back indoors

After two days in the desert, Interbike “proper” shifted indoors today. It’s certainly rather cooler in the Sands Expo centre than it is outside. Different...

Interbike - Back indoors
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Interbike - Outdoor Demo Day Two

Interbike 2004 – Outdoor Demo Day 2 Yes, it’s Two’s Day The second day of Interbike’s Outdoor Demo proved to be substantially busier than the first, with...

Interbike - Outdoor Demo Day Two
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Interbike - Outdoor Demo Day One

Interbike 2004 – Outdoor Demo Day 1 Desert storming Outdoor Demo is one of the highlights of Interbike. Indeed, for many people Outdoor Demo is the key...

Interbike - Outdoor Demo Day One
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Unwashed Shorts

Forget phones with built-in cameras, Oakley has taken another convergence step with sunglasses with a built-in MP3 player. The Thump is available in 128 or...

Unwashed Shorts
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Cycle 2004

London’s Cycle show seems to get busier each year. It seems to have a bit of a rep in some quarters as a “roadie show”...

Cycle 2004
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Shred 36 out now

The new issue of Shred magazine is hitting bike stores about now. This issue is different in many ways as it has had a total...

Shred 36 out now
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Unwashed Shorts

The SRAM empire has extended again with the acquisiton of crank and BB manufacturer Truvativ. That’s a key step for the component market’s up-and-coming Number...

Unwashed Shorts
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Unwashed Shorts

Leonard Cheshire, the UK’s leading disability charity, has enlisted Nell McAndrew to promote Cycle Vietnam. It’s a ten day, 260 mile bike tour starting in...

Unwashed Shorts
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Unwashed Shorts

Britain’s Tracy Moseley, racing for the extensively-monikered Kona Clarks Les Gets Factory Team, is now officially Number One in the UCI World Rankings. MTB überlabels Fox...

Unwashed Shorts
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SCOOP: Whyte 19 revealed

Whyte’s new 19 hardtail frame Interchangeable dropouts offer 20mm of adjustment This is the all-new Whyte 19 hardtail, or at least the frame thereof – it’s designed...

SCOOP: Whyte 19 revealed
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Olympic rigs

Oli Beckingsale’s Scott Scale. And an Olympian’s dado rail Just in case Oli forgets what the bike’s for Liam Killeen’s Gary Fisher sports an eyecatching paint job The...

Olympic rigs
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JustRide in Chamonix

Bigger Riders Team JustRide Location Chamonix, France Photographer David Arthur

JustRide in Chamonix
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Cotic Soul gets updated

Cotic’s splendid Soul 853 frame is about to get yet more splendider with the 2004 editions gaining a sprinkling of refinements over the original. The...

Cotic Soul gets updated
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Shiny stuff at The Bike Show

Bikes, brands and launches at The Bike Show 2004 The latest bulletin from The Bike Show (16-18 April, NEC, Birmingham – that’s THIS WEEKEND) contains details...

Shiny stuff at The Bike Show