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2016 USA National Champs – Mammoth Lakes, CA

Race recap from  the 2016 USA National Champs by Jill Kintner: For the second year in a row, Mammoth mountain hosted the USA gravity and XC National championships. Under bluebird skies, thin air, and pumice soil, the ever shifty conditions in the Sierra mountains made for challenging and exciting racing. Jill Kintner competed slalom and […]

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2016 MTB National Championships

Throughout the season we have a lot of weekends of racing. Starting in early March through September we are racing most weekends, traveling across the country and around the world. As a team we have to be good throughout the entire season and a big part of that is enjoying the time off the bike […]

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South Chilcotin Canada Day Adventure

A South Chilcotin Canada Day eh! A blog by Norco rep Pat Mulrooney, someone who makes the most of his surrounding. With the snowy month of Juneuary behind us it was finally time to celebrate the Canada Day long week-end with some summer-like weather in the forecast. Only three weeks ago I seriously doubted we would be […]

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UCI XCO World Championships with the Norco Factory Team

What an experience. Racing UCI XCO World Championships is one thing. Racing UCI XCO World Championships in Nové Město na Morave, Czech Republic is something else all together. 57 000 fans showed up over the 3 days of racing to watch the best cross country mountain bike athletes in the world. It certainly wasn’t quantity […]

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2016 Norco RADFest (Rider Appreciation Day) Recap

  Norco RADFest is our way of celebrating our devoted fans, and of giving back to the riding community with prizes, discounts on lift tickets, and free tech support.   You can watch one of their runs, which they posted live on Periscope, by clicking here.                 You […]

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PoCo Grand Prix – BC Superweek Coming to Port Coquitlam

World Class Criterium racing is coming to the streets of Port Coquitlam with the PoCo Grand Prix! The PoCo Grand Prix is a criterium bike race which is part of BC Superweek and features male and female cyclists from around the world. Race Format The race will feature a mass start and a 1.3-kilometre circuit that cyclists […]

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Andrew Taylor’s Bus is the “Ultimate Adventure Vehicle”

From Outside Magazine: “Adventure vehicles come in all shapes and sizes, from tiny teardrop trailers to fully self-contained monster rigs. When professional mountain biker Andrew Taylor decided he wanted to hit the road full time, he originally thought he’d buy a classic VW bus, but then he found this 1994 Ford E350 short bus for $2000 […]

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Looking Forward to Canada Day Long Weekend Adventures

There’s no better way to spend the Canada Day long weekend than with good friends, heaps of food, and an adventure on your bike followed by a cold beer! Norco rep Pat Mulrooney sent us this recap from his long weekend ride in the Chilcotins in May, and we thought it would be appropriate to share now, to get […]

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Norco Athletes Aiming for King and Queen of Crankworx

Adrien Loron and Jill Kintner are leading the points race for the King and Queen of Crankworx after two of the three stops on the Crankworx World Tour. Jill is leading by a solid margin of 320 points ahead of Casey Brown, while Adrien is still in a tight race with 325 points to Tomas Slavik’s […]

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Norco Revolver FS 7.1 Earns 5 Stars from Singletracks

After nearly six months of riding the Norco Revolver FS 7.1, Aaron Chamberlain from Singletracks.com gives it five stars. Aaron contacted us in January with a request to test the newly released Revolver FS. With a coach, race schedule and regular interval sessions, all he needed for his return to racing was a bike. His initial choice for […]

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