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Outside Magazine: Norco Bigfoot delivers “Killer Value”

Outside Magazine named the Norco Bigfoot as the best fatbike for “Getting in the Game” in the Winter Buyer’s Guide: The Best Gear of 2015. Editors noted the Bigfoot’s low standover height, agile handling and trail-worthy spec. Summing up the bike’s incredible value, Outside wrote: “the Bigfoot will cost you less than pretty much any other decent fat […]

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Fat Biking in Howe Sound, BC

By Pat Mulrooney, Norco Rep Wednesday morning I walked into the garage and struggled to chose what tool to take out on Remembrance Day. The snow line looked low but the overnight snowfall amounts were uncertain. The board and the sled were obvious choices but what about the Fat Bike? Would the snow depth be […]

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Jay Hoots, The Legend

Jay Hoots is one of the original freeriders from Vancouver, BC and has been a Norco Bicycles athlete for almost two decades. A skilled and passionate rider, he is now committed to getting more people out riding in safe places with his bike parks projects. This video features three bike parks that Hoots Inc. worked […]

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UK’s Mountain Bike Rider Magazine Reviews the Range C7.1

From Mountain Bike Rider Magazine: British Columbia is home to some of the world’s best all-mountain riding, so Norco ought to know how to make a sorted enduro bike. Its 160mm-travel Range has been available in aluminium for a couple of years, but the new carbon version is the Canadian brand’s go-to, high-end race machine. To […]

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Fluid 4.3 Featured in Family Camping & Canoeroots Magazine

Family Camping & Canoeroots Magazine recently featured the Norco Fluid 4.3 youth bike in their Little Explorers series on outfitting kids for mountain biking. The 24″ version of our popular Fluid platform delivers 100mm of A.R.T. Suspension and a spec worthy of any full-sized adult bike. Visit the Youth section to explore our full line of kid’s bikes. […]

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Bike Radar Reviews the Fluid 7.2

From Bike Radar: It sounds daft attributing human emotions to a collection of tubes. But whenever we rode Norco’s Fluid 7.2 we got the unmistakeable feeling that it was every bit as glad to be out riding as we were and determined to deliver the maximum fun from every trail. Breaking that down into the […]

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South Chilcotin September Summer Classic

By: Pat Mulrooney, Norco rep The season’s first snow dusted the high peaks last week and the leaves began changing colour so it was time for a late summer South Chilcotin alpine traverse. Like clockwork I start dreaming about this place when the season transition takes place. The cool temps and the slightly damp hero dirt call out to me like […]

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Kamikaze Games/Pro GRT Final – Mammoth Mountain

Mammoth Lakes, CA- Sept 25-27, 2015 –  Set high in the Sierra Mountains at 10,000ft, Mammoth hosted the final round of the Pro GRT National series, as well the Kamikaze Legends downhill race, night slalom, xc, and enduro. Jill Kintner and Bryn Atkinson were able to both secure the Downhill championships after 5 rounds of Downhill action […]

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