29er

Bike Mag Putting the Shinobi to the test.

The Norco Shinobi is an All Mountain 29er that packs a punch. It’s neutral geometry and do-all attitude make it the perfect choice for any rider that is looking for a bike that can take on anything thrown at it. You don’t have to take it from us though. The team at Bike Magazine recently […]

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Up, down, and around – a bike for every terrain

If you want to know something about bikes with 29″ wheels, 29eronline.com is your one-stop-shop resource on the matter. We recently sent a 2012 Norco Revolver 2 down their way to get some feedback on the bike and how it ranked among the masses. They were impressed with the do-all nature of the bike and […]

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Big Wheels Keep On Revolving

The Norco Revolver is an XC/Trail bike that is new to the lineup for 2012. With 100mm of travel and fast-rolling 29″ wheels this is a great bike for fast, flowing trails. Whether you are looking for a marathon race bike or an everyday trail bike, the Norco Revolver could be it. You don’t have […]

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What Mountain Bike? This Mountain bike, the Norco Revolver

What Mountain Bike is one of the top cycling publications in the UK. As a part of the BikeRadar family they are one of the most reputable mountain bike magazines out there. The product testing team recently spent some time on the 2012 Norco Revolver 2 and had some very positive things to say about […]

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Opinion of the People – A Blogger’s perspective

We all check out the major websites and magazines for the latest product reviews. They after-all are  a great resource to find information on new products. There is something more authentic though about a small-time up-and-comers opinion. That in mind, it was great to come across this independent blogger’s review of the Norco Shinobi 1. […]

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Another one bites the dust… or at least switches to the big wheel

The past three years has been made up of a few eccentric people that had a passion for the 29″ wheel and a whole lot of doubters. While the masses started to switch their frame of mind and correct the stigma of a bigger wheel recently the shame of being different was still disseminated widely. […]

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Rolling Forward With The 29″ Wheel

29″ Wheeled bikes have been around for a while now and do not appear to be going anywhere. The adoption curve of big-wheeled mountain bike has been extremely segmented. What started as a Southern California idea slowly popped up here and there until seeing a 26″ wheel on many local trails is nearly an anomaly. […]

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Testing out the Shinobi with Whistler Mountain Bike

When I was asked to test and review a 29er I was not sure how objective I could be for the type of bike.  The majority of my riding has been on 26″ wheel bikes of various types.  Hard tails, Dual Suspension XC, Freeride, and of course always a road bike in the quiver for […]

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MTBR’s Two Cents on the Shinobi

Norco is one of Canada’s biggest bicycling brands and, as such, has a large lineup of bikes. Till this season Norco lacked a full-suspension 29er. With the introduction of the Shinobi, Norco addressed this omission and did so with style. The Shinobi’s design goes against some conventional thinking. Namely geometry tweaks to “standard” 29er geometries, […]

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“A solid trail bike that inspires confidence” The Norco Shinobi

The Norco Shinobi is in a classification of its own when it comes to 29ers. There are a few similar bikes out there but not many. At 120/140mm of travel this bike is slacker, burlier and has more travel than your typical big-wheeler. That said, there are some that need convincing that this bike is […]

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