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Diamondback Sync’r

We’ve been hearing a lot about the rising costs of high end bikes, and while it’s possible to spend a small fortune to get a dream ride, the actual cost of admission to the sport isn’t anywhere as daunting as one might expect. Take the Diamondback Sync’R for example. $1350 gets you a complete all mountain capable alloy hardtail […]

06.06.2015 Bikes Read the full story →
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Speedvagen Urban Racer by Vanilla Workshop

Speedvagen bikes are limited production pavement racing machines hand built by the craftsmen of the Vanilla Workshop in Portland, Oregon. Owned and designed by builder/ maker Sacha White, they recently came through town performing fit sessions for new customers, putting on rides and showcasing the bikes. Among the rides on display was Speedvagen’s take on the street-style super […]

06.02.2015 Bikes Read the full story →
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Review: Acre Supply Hauser Pack

ACRE is a new entry to the mountain biking community. The roots of the company, however, run deep in mountain biking. ACRE’s founders, Bart Kyzar and Mark Falvai, were the original founders of the iconic urban cycling brand Chrome Industries. Originally based in Boulder, the first Chrome bags were designed with mountain bikers in mind.

05.29.2015 Packs Read the full story →
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Stafford Lake Bike Park Update: Construction in Progress

Construction on the long-awaited Stafford Lake Bike Park in Novato, California is in progress at the moment, and images of massive, shaped mounts of dirt have finally appeared on social media thanks to contractors from IMBA Trail Solutions. Riders have been anticipating updates for months, as news on the progress has been slow to surface, […]

05.18.2015 California Bike Parks Read the full story →
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Review: Ryders Eyewear antiFog Thorn Sunglasses

I’ve always had issues with sunglasses fogging up on rides, so when Ryders Eyewear reached out to let me know they were sending samples of their new sunglasses with a new anti-fog treatment, saying I was looking forward to trying them out is a bit of an understatement. And while I wasn’t sure the Ryders Thorn Glasses with antiFog […]

05.11.2015 Eye Protection Read the full story →
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Short Track Racing at Mclnnis Park in San Rafael, CA

Riders gathered at McInnis Park in San Rafael Wednesday for the Summit Shorty. A short track mountain bike race, the series runs for six weeks every Wednesday evening from April 22nd – May 27th. Hosted by Acme Bikes, the course is a mile long, primarily on single track with a short grind up on pavement and plenty of beautiful views. Riders can pre-register […]

05.07.2015 California Trails Read the full story →
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Style Check: TLD Skyline Speeda Shorts & Sprint Ops Jersey

The Skyline Shorts from Troy Lee Designs are a favorite due to the great fit, durable construction, comfortable materials and minimal branding. It’s also very affordable at $75.00, so you can easily justify purchasing multiple pairs. Although style is paramount, I tend to prioritize functionality and fit when adding apparel to my personal collection. Fortunately I can always […]

05.06.2015 Style Guide Read the full story →
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Style Check: TLD Women’s Skyline Speeda Trail Riding Kit

Troy Lee Designs is a household name in the world of moto and mountain bike racing. Known for bold and bright color palettes and graphics, TLD is a common sight on the trail— on men. For the average trail riding woman, not so much. Prepare for that to change. The 2015 TLD women’s collection has come a long way […]

05.04.2015 Style Guide Read the full story →
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Rocky Mountain Thunderbolt BC Edition

We’ve been toying with the idea of adding a dual suspension 29er to the quiver. No doubt about it— big wheels are fast. The thing is, they’re just not as fun to ride as smaller wheels. If I was in the market for a short travel trail ripper, with all the sweet flow trails popping up, it […]

05.01.2015 Bikes Read the full story →
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MBP DIG: Fundraiser for the McLaren Bike Park

Check out Bermstyle on Facebook to see the gallery of photos from last night’s McLaren Bike Park fundraiser: www.facebook.com/Bermstyle Learn more about the park and how you can help make it a reality at http://mclarenbikepark.com

04.27.2015 SF Urban Riders Read the full story →