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Optic Media Roundup

Mountain bike media from around the world gathered  for simultaneous launch events in Santa Rosa, California and Cannock Chase, UK last month for their first glimpse of the new Norco Optic. Read some of what your favourite publications had to say about our new trail bike below and click on the logos for the full articles. […]

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Getting to Know Fraser McGlone

Scotsman Fraser McGlone has been racing downhill since the tender age of 12, picking up a long string of victories as a Junior at Scottish and British national events and qualifying for the finals in his first ever UCI World Cup back in 2011. Now coming off his best season yet as an elite rider, […]

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Australian Mountain Bike Magazine Praises the Revolver FS 9.2

Australia’s AMB Magazine put the 2016 Norco Revolver FS 9.2 to the test earlier this month, applauding the XC race machine for its head-turning good looks, 100mm race-tuned A.R.T. suspension and full Shimano XT spec. Describing their first impressions of the bike, AMB editors wrote: “Picking up the bike for testing, we were blown away by the […]

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Fluid Forma 7.2 Wins Bicycling Editors’ Choice Award

  The Norco Fluid Forma 7.2 has been honored by Bicycling Magazine for its prestigious 2016 Editors’ Choice Awards. This year’s testing started with over 100 nominations, and the Fluid was one of only 20 mountain bikes, and two mountain bikes under $2,500, to receive an award. The women’s specific trail bike is designed around 650B-wheels and features […]

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Countdown to the Showdown

Norco athlete Andrew Taylor has not only made a name for himself as an elite freeride and dirt jump mountain biker, but as a promoter of one of the greatest shows on dirt – the A.T. Showdown. Andrew’s signature big air event features the world’s top freeride mountain bikers throwing down their best tricks in […]

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Meet the 2016 Norco Factory XC Team

The Norco Factory Team has been a staple in Canadian cycling for over 30 years and Norco Bicycles is thrilled to announce its return for yet another season. For 2016, the team will consist of Haley Smith, Peter Disera, Evan McNeely, Evan Guthrie and Andrew L’Esperance. The five returning riders are looking to build on […]

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Dark, Wet and Fun – Norco Bicycles Staff Night Ride

by: Pete Stace-Smith, Norco Brand Ambassador Despite the weatherman calling for 20-40mm of rain late Tuesday afternoon, the keen staff riders at Norco Bikes assembled their gear, got their lights all charged and left work on time in order to get to the meeting spot at 5:30 to go ride – in the pitch dark […]

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Year in Review: A look back at 2015

Trails were shredded, asphalt was carved, championships were won, and much, much more. Here’s a look back at a few highlights from the year that was: Norco Factory Racing’s Sam Blenkinsop wins the Crankworx World Tour DH Championships. Magnus Manson wins Canadian National Championships in Junior Elite. Harry Heath finishes inside the top 10 at both Windham […]

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High pressure and low pressure

By Norco rep: Pat Mulrooney  The conditions lined up perfectly for a Sunday afternoon ride in the alpine. You know what they say…. high pressure weather usually means low pressure tires. Actually I don’t think they say that but it makes sense to me. The day before Kurt and I were on the North Facing […]

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Bike Magazine Dream Build: Norco Range Carbon

As an editor at Bike Magazine, Jon Weber tests the latest and greatest bikes from almost every brand on the market. So when he picked the Norco Range as the foundation for his personal Dream Build, it made us feel pretty special. “I didn’t test ride any of my past three personal bikes, and the Range continues that lineage of […]

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