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Double Gold in the Ontario Cyclocross Championships

  Ontario Provincial Cyclocross Championships                  By Andrew L’Esperance  Hardwood Hills for a bike race, in November? Sort of weird, I have only ever raced my mountain bike here when it was dusty and 30 degrees. This weekend I got to experience a Hardwood Hills in 5 degrees, wet and slippery conditions and on a […]

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House of Chain Customer Appreciation Night

Join Vancouver BC based bike shop House of Chain  for a day of customer appreciation on November 18th, 2014. From 6:30pm – 8:00pm hang-out, enjoy some food, music and check out the new 2015 lineup of bikes and clothing. Showcasing the newest and most desirable bikes from Norco, House of Chain will be ready to answer […]

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2014 Cyclocross Canadian National Championships

Words by Andrew L’Esperance This was my second year racing cyclocross nationals as an elite, after waving my U23 status in 2013 to go for the elite overall title. This year I travelled with Andrew L’Esperance to Winnipeg with the ambition of riding away with a red-and-white jersey aboard the newly released Norco Threshold cross […]

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MBR Takes a Swing at the Norco Sight Killer B 1.5

  Words and Photo from mbr.co.uk Norco was one of the first brands to recognise the potential of 650b wheels. Its original 650b bikes even carried a “Killer B” slogan, as Norco knew that the writing was on the wall (or in this case, the top tube) for 26in wheels. But Norco didn’t simply squeeze […]

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Just Another Trail Ride in Squamish BC

Squamish BC has built a reputation as having some of the best mountain biking trails in the world. In fact the city has trademarked itself the Recreation Capital of Canada and rightfully so. Squamish is home to world renowned rock climbing, kite boarding, back-country skiing and of course mountain biking.   This video titled “Just […]

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Riding Feels Good – So does the 2015 Norco Range

2015 Norco Range Carbon 7.2 Review from RidingFeelsGood.com Over the past few years Norco has returned to form as one of the bike manufacturers that demands attention. In 2012, after greatly broadening their staff of bike designers and engineers, they came out with a line up of mountain bikes that may have been their best […]

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Peloton Magazine Looks to Cyclocross – The 2015 Norco Threshold

NORCO THRESHOLD 105 Article From Peloton Magazine The Norco Threshold might just be the most eagerly anticipated ‘cross bike of the season. That’s due to a combination of the previous bike’s well-respected performance, the vibrant colors and the sneak peeks that Norco trickled out over the spring. The bike that passed our UPS driver’s tailgate […]

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