February 2016 - Norco News

Mountain Bike Action Reviews the Norco Revolver FS 9.2

The April issue of Mountain Bike Action features an in-depth review of the 2016 Norco Revolver FS 9.2. Calling the Revolver a bike that “embodies the heart and soul of B.C.-inspired riding but in an aggressive cross-country package to suit the Lycra-clad racer,” Mountain Bike Action editors praised the 100mm race-tuned A.R.T. suspension, full carbon frame […]

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AT’s Showdown Returns April 9th

Norco athlete Andrew Taylor’s signature big air mountain bike competition is back! The 5th annual AT’s Showdown will take place in his hometown of Santa Rosa, California on April 9th 2016. Come out and watch the world’s best free-ride mountain bikers compete in a head to head competition, 
launching themselves upwards of 30′ in the air! Two […]

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Ready for This: Training for Your Next Event

By: Pete Stace Smith, Norco Ambassador Ok my riding friends, it’s been a month since we discussed setting some riding goals for 2016, so hopefully you’ve had a chance to sign up for that Gran Fondo, 24-hour race, Ride to Conquer Cancer charity ride or other event you’ve been dreaming of doing. Now comes the next […]

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Norco Factory Team: Off-season Report

After the race season, most of us take anywhere from 2 weeks to a month to just chill, train in a relaxed manner, and transition to the offseason. The season was a busy one, and while we were sad to see it end, everyone on the team was looking forward to a fun offseason. Come […]

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Loosen Those Hips – 8 Stretches the Cyclist in You Needs

By: Haley Smith, Norco Factory Racing Since the age of 3, stretching has been a major part of my daily routine. Beginning with Tumbling for Tots and progressing to competitive dance, flexibility was both inevitable and a requirement for participation. Not until the last couple of years have I discovered what it feels like to […]

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2016 Norco Torrent 7.1: First Impressions from Singletracks.com

Singletracks editor Chris Daniels had the chance to throw a leg over the 2016 Norco Torrent 7.1 last week and posted his first impressions on the Singletracks.com website. Describing the top-end Torrent 7.1, which features burly 3.0″ tires, a Rockshox Yari Plus RC 130mm fork and stealth dropper post, Daniels wrote: “the Torrent 7 is Norco’s “aggressive” all-mountain hardtail and […]

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Norco Search Wins 2016 Design and Innovation Award

A panel of 40 industry experts from around the world have chosen the Norco Search Ultegra for a 2016 Design and Innovation Award! The awards honour the best and the most innovative road, mountain and e-bikes of 2016, as well as select components and accessories. The international panel made up of journalists, designers, engineers, World Cup […]

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Norco Revolver FS 9.3 Reviewed in Bike Magazine’s Bike Bible

Bike Magazine’s annual Bible of Bike Tests is one of the most comprehensive gear guides in the industry with in-depth reviews of 31 XC, trail and all-mountain bikes. Featured in this year’s Bible is a glowing review of the 2016 Norco Revolver FS 9.3. After extensive testing on the trails of Vermont, Bike editors summed up the 9.3 as […]

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