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Fluid 7.1 HT+ Wins Mountain Bike Editors’ Choice Award

The Norco Fluid platform has once again been recognized by Bicycling Magazine, as the Fluid 7.1 HT+ earned one of its coveted Editors’ Choice Awards. Last year, the honour was given to the Fluid Forma 7.2. Among only 14 mountain bikes to receive an Editors’ Choice Award this year, the Fluid HT+ was a new […]

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Podiums for Norco Athletes at the Sea Otter Classic

Norco athletes raced to the forefront at the Sea Otter Classic, earning podium finishes and hardware with brilliant performances throughout the weekend. Read below for a recap of the action, which wrapped up Sunday in Monterey, California. Jill Kintner enjoyed a perfect weekend, taking the victory in the Downhill race by more than 4 seconds […]

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Athlete Feature: Haley Smith of Norco Factory Team

Get to know Canadian XC racer Haley Smith as she talks about her journey through overcoming change, fear, and the balancing act of competition. Haley is in her fifth season with the Norco Factory Team, which will be competing for the first time on the full UCI World Cup Circuit, and has her sights set […]

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Crankworx Rotorua Wrap-Up

The first stop on the Crankworx World Tour wrapped up Sunday, after an action-packed nine days during which the weather in Rotorua wreaked havoc on the schedule. Here’s a look at the results from Norco Independent Riders Jill Kintner and Adrien Loron, as well as the Norco Factory Racing team. JILL KINTNER Jill came away […]

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Sam Blenkinsop and Joe Smith Crack Top 20 at EWS Round 1

Amid challenging conditions, Norco Factory Racing had solid top-20 finishes from Sam Blenkinsop and Joe Smith in the opening round of the Enduro World Series in Rotorua on Sunday. The rain that started falling during stage 1 created a slick, rutted course that most of the unseeded riders, with earlier start times, were able to […]

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NORCO TEAM UPDATE: CRANKWORX ROTORUA PREVIEW

Starting this Saturday March 25th, Norco athletes will compete at the first stop on the Crankworx World Tour in Rotorua, New Zealand. Read on for a brief recap of 2016, and cheer on Jill Kintner, Adrien Loron, and the members of the Norco Factory Racing team as they fight for King and Queen of Crankworx. […]

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Norco Optic C9.2 Tested by Australian Mountain Bike Magazine

The Optic 9.2 was recently ride-tested by Australian Mountain Bike magazine’s Mike Blewitt – an XC-oriented rider and Norco Revolver owner. Scroll down to read some of Mike’s impressions, and click here to check out the full article. “[The Optic] is the perfect addition to Norco’s line up, as it rewards the trail/XC rider with […]

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MEDIA SHARE FIRST IMPRESSIONS OF THE ALL-NEW RANGE CARBON

Since Norco launched the all-new Range Carbon in February, mountain bike media from all over the globe have begun putting the bike through its paces. Read some of their first impressions of the Range Carbon below, and click the logos to check out the full articles.   “Norco’s new A.R.T. suspension platform offers a more […]

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TEAM UPDATE: BEAR MOUNTAIN BIKE FESTIVAL (CANADA CUP #1)

Norco Factory Team kicked off its season at the first Canada Cup event at Bear Mountain last weekend. Haley Smith finished 4th in a strong Elite Women’s field, behind Canadian Olympians Catharine Pendrel and Emily Batty and National Champion Erin Huck. In the Elite Men’s category, Norco Factory Team’s Quinton and Peter Disera earned top-10 […]

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