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Norco Tactic Ultegra Featured in Pedal Magazine Buyer’s Guide

The latest issue of Canada’s Pedal Magazine features a terrific review of the sleek road race machine in the 2016 Buyer’s Guide. The 2016 Tactic features a totally redesigned mid-modulus carbon frame that is lighter, stiffer and more aerodynamic than its predecessor. An ultra-stiff oversized Power Chassis and slender ARC Race stays deliver the perfect balance […]

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Gear Patrol Reviews the Norco Threshold SL Force CX1

Gear Patrol have published a fantastic review of the 2016 Norco Threshold SL Force CX1 praising the featherlight cyclocross race bike for both its stunning looks and impeccable ride quality. The top-of-the-line road bike has been proven on the race course by the Norco Factory Team and features a sub 1,000g high modulus carbon frame with an oversized […]

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Bike Radar’s First Look at the 2016 Norco Search Ultegra

Bike Radar recently published their first impressions of the 2016 Norco Search Ultegra. Senior Editor Oli Woodman gave last year’s Search a glowing review, praising it for its “exemplary road manners” and awarding it with a coveted Gear of the Year Editors’ Choice award. So what would he have to say about its successor? “This […]

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Ready for This: Training for Your Next Event

By: Pete Stace Smith, Norco Ambassador Ok my riding friends, it’s been a month since we discussed setting some riding goals for 2016, so hopefully you’ve had a chance to sign up for that Gran Fondo, 24-hour race, Ride to Conquer Cancer charity ride or other event you’ve been dreaming of doing. Now comes the next […]

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Norco Search Wins 2016 Design and Innovation Award

A panel of 40 industry experts from around the world have chosen the Norco Search Ultegra for a 2016 Design and Innovation Award! The awards honour the best and the most innovative road, mountain and e-bikes of 2016, as well as select components and accessories. The international panel made up of journalists, designers, engineers, World Cup […]

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Search Earns BikeRadar’s Editor’s Choice Award

Oli Woodman, Senior Writer at BikeRadar.com, has chosen the Norco Search adventure road bike as one of his picks for 2015 Gear of the Year. Woodman, who reviewed the Search last fall, giving it a 4-star rating and noting its superb comfort and handling, was impressed by the bikes obvious mountain biking influence. “As a mountain biker, I was suckered in […]

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Evan Mcneely’s complete guide to disc brakes on road bikes

Norco Factory Team rider Evan Mcneely is more than just a professional mountain bike and cyclocross racer – he’s also a fourth-year mechanical engineering student at Carleton University. Who better to explain the hot topic of disc brakes on road bikes! Writing for Canadian Cycling Magazine, Evan recently put together “The Complete Guide to Disc Brakes on Road Bikes” […]

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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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