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Andrew L’Esperance: Representing Nova Scotia within Canada and abroad

Canadian Cycling Magazine catches up with Norco Factory Team’s Andrew L’Esperance, Nova Scotia’s most successful mountain biker. “Andrew L’Esperance turns 24 years old this year, but his outlook reflects that of an older, more mature athlete. Longtime mentor and fellow elite racer Jamie Lamb describes “The Young Gun” as “the perfect mix of focus and […]

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Norco Factory Team Season Opener – US Cup: Bonelli Park

I’M STILL PARCHED. – Haley Hunter Smith Saturday, March 14, 2015: XC Race: 12th (Full results) Sunday, March 15, 2015: Short Track: 8th (Full results) The 2015 race season is officially underway. Which is pretty bizarre, considering it’s only March 16th. Us Canadians are used to a much later start to the calendar (seeing as […]

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2015 NORCO SIGHT CARBON EARNS DESIGN AND INNOVATION AWARD

Heralded as a “trail killer,” the 2015 Norco Sight Carbon 7.1 has been awarded the prestigious Design and Innovation Award by Enduro Mountain Bike Magazine. Looking to recognize the best mountain bike products on the market for 2015, Enduro Mag travelled to South Tyrol, Italy, with a panel of 25 of the world’s best riders, […]

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Norco Bicycles Sponsors Sam Blenkinsop, Harry Heath, Jack Iles and Magnus Manson on Norco Factory Racing Team

Norco Bicycles Sponsors Sam Blenkinsop, Harry Heath, Jack Iles and Magnus Manson on Norco Factory Racing Team VANCOUVER, B.C., November 26, 2014 – Norco Bicycles is thrilled to announce the creation of an all-new World Cup downhill race team in partnership with Todd Schumlick/PerformX: Norco Factory Racing. The team consists of Sam Blenkinsop, Harry Heath, […]

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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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