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Police Searching for Mountain Biker In Connection to Assault On Woman in Her 60s in Devon, England

Police have urged members of the public to come forward with any information relating to the assault of a 60-year-old woman in Haccombe, near Newton Abbot, England. A statement published yesterday to the Devon & Cornwall Police website and Facebook page said that the victim fell to the ground and seriously injured her shoulder after …

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Starling’s Environmental Impact Report Finds Carbon Produces 16x More CO2 Than Steel

Starling has joined the growing list of companies providing research into its environmental impact as it launches its first report. The headline-grabbing statistic from the report is that carbon fiber frame production produces about 16 times the CO2 emissions as steel frame production. To help Starling with this portion of the report, the National Composite …

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Pinkbike Poll: Are You Satisfied With Your Brakes?

“I think mountain bike brakes are generally garbage… what’s going on?” That’s what Mike Levy asked me in a recent episode of the Pinkbike Podcast. While I mostly agree with him, it’s hard to know “what’s going on.” Is it just the uncompromising gram-counting that pervades the bike industry which leads many high-end mountain bike …

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Eurobike 2022: Exciting Products from European Manufacturers – Part 1

The European Bike Project is one of our favorite Instagram accounts and his feed is constantly updated with everything from interesting curios from tiny manufacturers to inside looks at European manufacturing to analyzes of the environmental impact of our sport. During Eurobike 2022, he’s tracking down the most interesting products from small manufacturers for you. …

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Feedback Sports Introduces More Robust Pro Mechanic HD Repair Stand

Press Release: Feedback Sports Feedback Sports is happy to announce the all-new Pro Mechanic HD repair stand. Based on our winning designs and proven engineering, this repair stand sets a new standard in lightweight, portable, and functional support for the modern bikes we love to ride. With newly oversized telescoping main tubes, larger tripod leg …

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First Look: American Classic Re-Enters MTB with Sub-$50 Tire Lineup

After a successful 35 years in the industry and a three-year hiatus, American Classic returned to the bike world last fall with a new lineup of gravel and road offerings, and today announced its re-entry into mountain biking with a lineup costing between $45 and $50 USD. With four tread patterns and three constructions, the …

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