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Introducing the Expanded 2013 Dirt Norco Race Team

2013 is an exciting year for the Dirt Norco Race Team with the evolution from a 3 to 5 a rider team. Joining Ben Reid and Dan Stanbridge for the season upon us is  female racer Casey Brown, enduro rider Greg Callaghan and junior ripper George Gannicott. In addition to the new riders the sponsor […]

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The Shinobi Gets Rolling Through the Pages of Dirt

Dirt Magazine has been digging the Norco lineup lately. Following their recent review of the 2012 Norco Aurum, this months issue features the Shinobi, All Mountain 29er. In an interview style rundown, Sean White gives us his take on the longer travel, big-wheeled bike.  Have a read through the full review below or download the […]

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The Dirt Norco Race Team Debuts their 2012 Race Rigs

Original posting from dirt.mpora.com ————————— It was an exciting day at Dirt Norco HQ today as this years Dirt Norco team Aurum downhill bikes arrived ready for the first race in South Africa now only a few weeks away. A big thanks to Dirt, Norco, Sram, Thomson, Schwalbe, Gamut, Kore handlebars and SunRingle for an awesome bike […]

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Gravity Tune Explained by the Dirt Norco Race Team

With the release of the 2012 bike range from Norco, the ‘Aurum’ is the DH rig that the team have been working on with the engineers at Norco. Some more exciting news about the new frame is the addition of ‘Gravity Tune’ as explained here by Ben and Dan. More Mountain Biking Videos original post […]

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Prototype Testing In Spain With Dirt

Recently there was a Dirt Magazine article called Obsessive Testing Disorder where the Dirt Norco Race Team and Norco Design Engineer Owen Pemberton were testing a Norco DH Prototype in Malaga Spain. Dirt and the Team has now released a short video from the trip and testing process. Enjoy! More Mountain Biking Videos

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Talking Tech over a Spot of Tea

If there is one place in the world to find the top mountain bike mechanics in the world it is at a World Cup Race. Well, Dirt Norco Race Team mechanic Alastair Beckett was nice enough to go through rear derailleur adjustment for us at the Leogang World Cup. So, if you have ever wanted […]

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The Dirt Team is at it again

The Dirt Norco Team is getting getting ready for the 2010 Sea Otter Classic in Monterey California. In the mean time though they have been busy working on their second shorty video. Have a look at this video, it rocks! “if you had a dog and wanted to dig a hole, what would you say […]

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