February 2018 - Norco News

Bicycling Magazine Impressed by Norco Search XR in Recent Review

Bicycling Magazine’s recent ride test and review of the Norco Search XR Force 1 fully assessed the bike’s diverse capabilities on variable terrain, including double-track mountain bike trails and sketchy gravel roads. Calling it a “bike that will have you looking for adventure at every turn”, test riders were impressed by the its durable components, unique […]

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Fatbike Republic tests the Norco Ithaqua Carbon

Following Fatbike Republic’s trail bike review of the Norco Ithaqua Carbon this past summer, they recently put the progressive and efficient all-season bike to the test in variable winter conditions including groomed snowy trails, fresh powder and ice. “The Ithaqua 2S exhibits the same quick handling characteristics in the winter as shown during the summer. Zipping through […]

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Norco Bicycles Is Looking For Female Ambassadors

  If this manifesto resonates with you and you are passionate about growing cycling among women and girls, we would love for you to apply to be a Norco women’s ambassador. We’re looking for women just like you to help spread mountain bike stoke throughout the women’s cycling community.   What’s in it for you: […]

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Singletrack’s First Look at the Norco Sight C2

With a completely redesigned geometry for 2018 and built to meet rider preferences in either 650B or 29er, the Norco Sight C2 recently captured the attention of Singletrack Magazine. See below for some excerpts from their first look piece on the Sight C2 and stay tuned for Singletrack’s full review. “The 2018 Norco Sight C2 […]

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Norco Search XR earns fantastic review in Peloton Magazine

Peloton Magazine recently ride tested the Norco Search XR adventure bike and fully assessed the bike’s capabilities on a variety of terrain. Calling it a “multi-surface weapon, designed from the ground up for adventure”, test riders loved the bike’s stable ride feel, exceptional design and variable capabilities. Read on for Peloton’s take on what sets […]

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Sam Blenkinsop wins 2018 Dodzy Memorial Enduro

Norco Factory Racing’s Sam Blenkinsop took another win this past weekend and defended his fourth consecutive title at the 2018 Dodzy Memorial Enduro near Nelson, New Zealand. Overnight rain made practice and race day conditions on the already gnarly and technical course even more challenging, testing the skills of every rider in the field. Sam […]

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Norco Sight Carbon 7.1 gets 4.5/5 stars from Vital MTB

The folks from VitalMTB recently tested the Norco Sight Carbon and reviewed the bike’s handling, spec and design. Test riders covered a lot of ground on various terrain (Durango, Moab, Bend, Phoenix, Flagstaff) and were impressed by the bike’s performance and ride feel. Read on for what they had to say: “It is oh-so-pumpable and […]

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