December 2017 - Norco News

The Norco Search XR – Bikepacking in Arizona

Looking for a quick escape this winter? You may be inspired to get out bikepacking after reading this adventure journal from Miles at Bikepacking.com. Miles is from Kelowna, and planned a trip to Arizona to escape the rain in Interior BC this fall. His trip coincided with the launch of the Norco Search XR, and […]

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Norco Range C2 selected for Dirt Mountain Bike’s Dirty Dozen

Dirt Mountain Bike Magazine recently selected the Norco Range Carbon 29 for their Dirty Dozen Enduro bike test. Purpose-built to rip downhill, the Range was evaluated the bike’s geometry, specs and ride feel. The Range’s up-to-date fit including adapted reach measurements for larger sizes and the choice of 29” or 650B wheels caught the editors’ […]

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A Norco Christmas Story: Local family receives new bike

Christmas came early this year for a 12-year old boy in Langley, B.C. thanks to some Christmas elves who were out spreading holiday cheer over the weekend. Back in October, Mattias Pauls was involved in a serious hit-and-run accident while pedaling his bike through his neighbourhood. Mattias had extensive injuries, and is still recovering. Touched […]

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Fatbike Republic takes the Norco Ithaqua 2S to the trails

Combining fat bike versatility with race bike performance, the Norco Ithaqua Carbon delivers the full fat bike experience without the weight. Being the ultimate ride for all-season cyclists, the Ithaqua was the subject of a recent trail bike review by Fatbike Republic that speaks to the bike’s quick ride feel and XC capabilities. “Norco really […]

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Norco Sight A1 makes Freehub’s Holiday Gift Guide

Whether you keep riding throughout the winter, or are impatiently waiting for spring, the holidays are always a great excuse to upgrade your gear and bikes. The latest issue of Freehub Magazine features a well-rounded holiday gift guide including top picks for components, gear, bikes and more. The Norco Sight A1 earned a spot in […]

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Road Bike Action Tests the Norco Search XR Ultegra

Road Bike Action’s test riders recently reviewed the Norco Search XR Ultegra and fully assessed the bike’s capabilities on variable terrain, including mountain bike trails and flowy gravel roads. Calling it a “thoughtfully designed, all-around impressive bike,” editors praised its unique features, laid-back ride feel and extremely comfortable descending capabilities. “This bike sends it.” Road […]

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First Look: Canadian Cycling Magazine Eyes the Norco Threshold

Developed amid the rugged landscape and abundant precipitation of Canada’s Pacific Coast, the new Norco Threshold Carbon revels in the muddy mayhem of cyclocross. Its redesigned frame, updated geometry and array of features captured the attention of Canadian Cycling Magazine calling it a “cyclocross crushing package” in their most recent review. “While the Threshold is […]

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