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Members Review

I bought my Patriot as the shorter travel frame only option (5" instead of 6") just over three months ago.I’d been thinking about a more downhill orientated...

Members Review
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Raleigh to move

In a press release issued at 2pm Friday, Raleigh’s new MD has announced that more modern premises would be sought. Raleigh and Sturmey Archer’s Triumph Road...

Raleigh to move
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Bears in the wood

The Wyoming Department of Fish and Game, recently issued this bulletin: In light of the rising frequency of mountain biker/grizzly bear conflicts, the Wyoming Department of Fish...

Bears in the wood
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Members Review

GARY FISHER XCALIBER £1600 I recently bought a Gary Fisher X-Caliber from In-Tension, Crowthorne, Bekshire, where I work. After seeing the bike in the catalogue I became very interested in...

Members Review
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New DH team

Smell the Adrenalin have formed a new race squad from the ashes of the Spooky team. Nigel Page has signed to race for the new Upstart...

New DH team
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Race Face win industry award

Race Face Components Inc has been selected as “One of Canada’s 50 Best Privately Managed Companies for 1999” by the nationally distributed National Post newspaper. “We’re...

Race Face win industry award
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UK Chopper meet

Any Chopper owners or fans should hop along to the West Park Leisure Centre in Long Eaton, Nottingham on February 6.Situated just of Junction 25 of the...

UK Chopper meet
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New womens bike company

Former World mountainbike champion Juliana Furtado has joined forces with former Rock Shox employees Tom Eagleton and Frank Scurlock, along with Rich Novak, owner of...

New womens bike company
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Specialized sponsor Festina

Specialized has officially announced it will sponsor the Festina cycling team. Specialized will supply the Festina team with most of the equipment they need – bicycles,...

Specialized sponsor Festina
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Hope Open 2 disk brake review

As a first-time buyer of a disk brake I was expecting a lot from my first disk brake. I was particularly concerned about the cost of...

Hope Open 2 disk brake review
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Stolen GTs

  If you’re offered any top-end GT’s in the next few days you may be being sold stolen property Solent Cycles in Shirley Road, Southampton was raided at...

Stolen GTs
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First ride of the new century

Meet at 11am at Punchbowl PH in Feetham on B6270 west of Reeth. Ride outline – Feetham to Feetham Pasture along by Reeth High Moor past...

First ride of the new century
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Twickenham CC present their annual CycloSportive

Twickenham CC present their annual CycloSportive on January 1st from White Lodge Centre, Holloway Hill, Addlestone | SE Corner of St Peter’s Hospital, Chertsey. A group will leave...

Twickenham CC present their annual CycloSportive
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You may feel a small prick

  Here’s a warning to all bike shop mechanics (and anybody who mends punctures): when checking for the cause of a puncture use something other than your finger! Tim...

You may feel a small prick
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Swallow Tandems in liquidation

  The Wales-based tandem specialist was wound up on Friday, and not put into administration. Swallows is insolvent, has bills owing to the trade of many thousands of...

Swallow Tandems in liquidation
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Killer deals on Voodoo Erzulie 98/99 models

ALIGN=”BOTTOM” BORDER=”0″>   ALIGN=”RIGHT” BORDER=”0″><FONT SIZE=”2″ FACE=”Arial”>Voodoo Cycles have about 75 of their successful Erzulie model left from last year. BIKEmagic members who order before the end of January will get...

Killer deals on Voodoo Erzulie 98/99 models
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LED Butchery

Recently I looked at an old 3-LED VistaLite rear light and thought about chucking it and buying one of the new VistaLite Super Nebulas, a 5-LED light...

LED Butchery
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More at Stunts

Stunts! website provided unprecedented single-site coverage of the 1999 DH race scene with reports from NAMBS, KIS and Iron Justice. For the millennium they are set to...

More at Stunts
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Cable car access for DHers

Three of next years Scottish National Series Downhill rounds will be serviced by chairlifts. The venues will be Glen Shee ski centre near Perth, Ft...

Cable car access for DHers
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Shimano contest court decision

    The SRAM vs Shimano trial wanders on. Reported on the website of top industry magazine Bicycle Retailer & Industry News Shimano officials said that they will appeal...

Shimano contest court decision