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Jill Kintner and Bryn Atkinson Take on Crankworx

TEAM NORCO INTL. – 2014 CRANKWORX WHISTLER WHISTLER, BC, CAN – AUG 13-15, 2014 – Crankworx is the biggest mountain bike festival in the World, hosting a variety of events over a 10 day period to include everything related to mountain biking including downhill racing, slalom, pump track, enduro, freeride events, video and photo contests, […]

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Welcome To Whistler – A Mountain Biker’s Disneyland

Every child dreams of going to Disneyland. The larger than life experience is sensory overload and the journey to the land of make-believe is something that will never be forgotten. The same thing can be said for a mountain biker and Whistler BC. The Whistler Bike Park is a dream vacation spot from around the […]

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Nick Geddes’ Battle – Elixir by Leo Zuckerman

Nick Geddes is an exceptional athlete with an exceptional story. His battle has been through a more treacherous path than your typical mountain bike racer but without the back story he may just seem like an extremely talented rider now racing the World Enduro Series. Nick’s biggest battle has not been training, developing his skills […]

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Evan Guthrie Wins 2014 Canada Cup XC Overall

The final Canada Cup XC event took place in Whistler BC as a part of the Crankworx Mountain Bike Festival. At this technically demanding and physically intense event Canada’s top XC athletes competed for the race victory as well as for points leading up to the 2014 XC overall. Three Norco Factory Team athletes made […]

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Norco Does the Canadian National Champs

After a mid-season break from racing to recharge and tune up our fitness, the Norco Factory Team converged on Sudbury to race the third Canada Cup of the year. The Sudbury course is known for its backbreaking bumpiness (literally) and its propensity for causing flats, and is a grueling test of fitness. The team entered […]

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Rider Perspective: Canadian XC National Championships

Excerpt from Pinkbike.com Words by Evan Guthrie Coming off of a massive block of training in June, I was now geared to get some racing back in the legs. June also marked the hardest month I’ve ever done on the bike. Throw in some BC cross-country races, my first Enduro race and great times at […]

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