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Mont-Sainte-Anne World Cup XC Recap

This past weekend marked the 5th round of the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup in Mont Saint Anne, Quebec where the Norco Factory Team & Forward Racing took on the best in the world. The team arrived on the Wednesday prior and were out to check out what most consider the most challenging track on […]

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Introducing the All-New Norco Threshold

THE TOUGHEST RIDERS DON’T SHY AWAY FROM HARSH WEATHER: THEY EMBRACE IT. RAIN, WIND, SAND AND MUD? BRING IT ON. NO ONE SAID BIKE RACING WAS SUPPOSED TO BE EASY. Norco Bicycles is thrilled to introduce the all-new 2018 Threshold cyclocross platform. With updated geometry, a redesigned frame, and an arsenal of features to combat […]

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National Championships 2017 – Forward Racing-Norco

By Team Forward Racing-Norco   The weekend of racing in Canmore for National Mountain Bike Championships was a good one for the team. We came in excited about our chances and ready to give it our all. National Championships isn’t really any different than any other race we do all season except it is… because […]

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Jill Kintner: Dual Slalom and Downhill US National Champion

USA National Championships Snowshoe, West Virginia Located deep in the Appalachian mountain range, Snowshoe Resort hosted the USA National Championships for Enduro, XC, Short Track, Downhill, and Slalom this past weekend. Stormy conditions kept organizers on their toes all week, as even the slightest rumble of thunder could shut down lift operations and cause delays. […]

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Hot on Your Heels

By Sarah Moore, Marketing and Communications Supervisor   There is something extremely special about being out on the trails with 250 other women. Especially when many of them are dressed in outrageous costumes! Add to that, some are total newbies to mountain biking and racing, while others who have raced Enduro World Series races. Yet […]

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Bike Magazine loves the Norco Sight C9.2

Bike Magazine recently reviewed the Sight C9.2, and absolutely loved it. Their enthusiasm about the bikes’ technology and attention to detail shines through! “On my first ride, I pointed the Sight 9 at a mind-boggling, near-vertical minefield of jagged volcanic rock, and fired away. They should call the 29er version of this thing the Laser Sight, because it’s hard to […]

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Peter Disera: 2017 Elite Men’s National XC Champion

  The Norco Factory Team was on point this weekend for the Canadian National Championships in Canmore, Alberta. Held at the Canmore Nordic Centre, the dry and dusty conditions made for an exciting race. The Canadian Nationals were last held in Canmore in 2011, and were the scene of Peter Disera’s first National-level race. Peter returned […]

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Looking Forward to Hot On Your Heels!

By: Sarah Moore, Marketing and Communications Supervisor Whether you’re a talented berm-smashing-drop-hunting mountain biker or a newbie who loves to keep both wheels firmly on the ground, the Hot On Your Heels Women’s Only Enduro is an event that you make space for in your calendar every year. There is something special about this event […]

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Norco Factory Team Update: Lenzerheide, World Cup XCO #4

Switzerland was the fourth stop on the UCI World Cup calendar for XCO and the second stop of the year to host both the cross country and downhill events. The ski town was the perfect setting to host the racing with the abundance of mountain top roads to explore and stunning trail networks. The team pits […]

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A Canada Day Epic in the Chilcotins

Norco Bicycles are proudly designed right here in Canada, where our testing ground is truly world-class. Canada’s 150th anniversary inspired Norco sales rep Pat Mulrooney to take four friends and their bikes to BC’s Chilcotin mountains to experience the rugged natural beauty that Canada is known for. Pat is talented behind the camera lens, and captured the highlights of […]

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