Opening Day in the Chilcotins

Opening Day…. South Chilcotin Mountains Provincial Park…. By: Pat Mulrooney. Check out his blog to see more of the stunning photography he’s captured on his many cycling adventures.  Each Spring as the May long week-end approaches, the South Chilcotin Mountains start pulling me in their direction. I’ve spent the last 25 years searching for better single-track but have never quite found […]

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Video Bike Check with RIDE GUIDES

Ride Guides Founder and Norco Ambassador Matt Trotter goes over his 2015 Norco Range 7.1 Carbon and takes it for a quick rip in Horseshoe Valley, Ontario, an hour north of Toronto. If you are interested in Guided Mountain Bike Rides or Skills Camps & Racing Clinics in and around the Toronto area, check out […]

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NORCO FACTORY TEAM RECAP FROM CANADA CUP #1: MONT-TREMBLANT

The Norco Factory Team kicked off the Canadian calendar this weekend in Mont Tremblant with the first Canada Cup of the season. Mont Tremblant has been a fixture on the Canadian circuit for 20+ years now, and is always a fun venue and a fun course. The organizers deviated from tradition this year and completely […]

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School’s Out: Andrew L’Esperance

Schools out…forever! I am finished my degree and I am really happy about it. It is exciting to finish up something that I started five years ago. I have acquired skills, knowledge and experience that will help me throughout my life. They even gave me a ring to wear on my little finger of my […]

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Steak-Sauce Ramblings: Can you put a value on a good wheelie?? 

A good wheelie??…………………………. PRICELESS !   As we all know, watching someone pulling off a sweet wheelie just makes you smile right?  A little envious maybe too, but mostly you know that rider is having FUN.  And also we all realize that knowing how to wheelie isn’t something that comes naturally to most riders.  It […]

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How to convert your mountain bike to a 1BY drivetrain

How to convert your mountain bike to a 1BY drivetrain Between SRAM’s groupsets, direct mount cranks, and extended range cogs, there are plenty of options to convert your bike to a 1BY mountain machine In 2013, SRAM shook up the MTB component scene when XX1 hit the market. Rather than the latest-and-greatest drivetrain getting more […]

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Sea Otters and Paris Ancasters: An Evan McNeely Blog

Sea Otters and Paris Ancasters By Evan McNeely I had a post titled “The Classic Sea Otter Classic” sitting in my drafts for all of last week. I never got around to finishing it because I was busy littering the exam halls with broken mechanical pencil lead. It is hard to find a point in finishing it […]

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