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Friday RoundUp – Bicycle Bits & Pieces

Video Series

  • The Seasons Collection – A multi-media photography collection of adventure sports-driven stories about people who push the limits in pursuit of their passion aka LIFERS. The video highlights all that happened this past week at Windell’s Sports Camp as the team followed Cadence Founder Dustin Klein, Windell’s Sports Camp Director Jamie Weller and legendary action sports photographer Bryce Kanights. You can also watch all of the other video recaps here.

Father’s Day Deals and more after the break… 

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Video: Fox Explains What’s Going on Inside the new Float X2 and DHX2

2015 is shaping up to be a big year for Fox Shox. Between ditching CTD and revamping their line of 32 and 34 forks, they’ve also also introduced two all new shocks for the enduro and DH segments.

First introduced at Sea Otter, the new DHX2 and Float X2 shocks have external high and low speed rebound and compression adjustments, as well as a new rod valve system (RVS).

To help explain the tech, Fox just launched two mini sites for the shocks (DHX2 and Float X2) and this great video – complete with a soothing voice over, Ratboy hucks, and easy to follow diagrams.

Fox Shox

UnReal 4K mountain bike movie about to get real

Sony, Trek and Shimano have teamed up with the world’s top free riders to bring you a ’round the world mountain biking epic in 4K resolution. Promo video above, then scroll through for a “making of” and the official blurb…

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Friday RoundUp – Bicycles Bits & Pieces

Racing

  • 2015 UCI MTB World Cup presented by Shimano // Fort William (UK) – Sunday! Sunday! Sunday! Round Two of the DH world cup makes its stop in the Scottish Highlands for what is always a great event for racers and spectators alike. Will American Aaron Gwin and Frenchwoman Emmeline Rago continue their winning ways and hold off the strong Brits? Log on to uci.ch or redbull.tv to watch LIVE!
  • Philadelphia International Cycling Classic – The mens’ America Tour Race begins at 8:00 AM and the womens’ World Cup Race begins at 12:30 PM. If you’re in the Philly area and want to check out the race, The Philadelphia International Cycling Classic course is packed with great locations to watch the action and enjoy the day. For more information visit philadelphiainternationalcyclingclassic.com.

Contests

  • Win a Pair of Shimano Road Shoes – Art’s Cyclery is giving away a pair of Shimano R321 road shoes to one lucky winner. Take the survey for a chance to win.
  • Guess the Distance and Win! – If you can accurately guess Bradley Wiggins’ distance on his Hour Record attempt this Sunday then you may win a free custom Velo Zephyr bar/stem. Submit your guess at velozephyr.com.

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Shredits: Bernard Kerr Opens Whistler, Full Loops, 50 Triathlons in 50 days in 50 states, Cyclists vs Toasters, and More

Many riders mark the beginning of summer by the opening of the Whistler’s chairlifts to bikes. So it should come as no surprise that when Bernard Kerr saw the mountain was good to go with a break in the World Cup action in Europe, he made a beeline straight for the lifts. One of the kings of having a great time on a bike while making it all look easy, Bernard takes out some aggression on a teddy bear towards the end…

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Video: Animated short ‘The Ride’ illustrates our passion all too well

Created as his senior thesis project at the Kansas City Art Institute, Drew Linne’s animated short The Ride tells the true story of how he and his dad signed up and prepared for a 100 mile ride, and grew closer as a result. So, dad, wanna go for a ride?

Video: Shimano XT – Components of Adventure, Episode 1 – Chile

Um, yep. We wanna go ride now.

From Shimano: Shimano XT was the first ever dedicated Mountain Bike group and we work hard to make sure XT serves the needs of mountain bikers everywhere. To celebrate the launch of the new M8000 version, We set-off to Chile with Thomas & Andrew to meet up with locals Ignacio & Nicholas, to celebrate and document the fundamental enjoyment of Mountain Biking. To remind us all that no matter where you live, who you are or how you ride, nothing beats going on a mountain bike adventure with friends.

Video: See how the Commencal META V4 went from prototype to production

Friday RoundUp – Bicycle Bits & Pieces

Memorial Day Sales

 

  • FitWell Bicycle Company is Having A Sale – Through Friday the 29th, all bikes are 30% off MSRP and you won’t pay shipping. FitWell produces bicycles that offer a great fit, stability and value with a clean aesthetic for riders that just want to go out and ride. Visit fitwellbikes.com to see the great deals no some cool bikes.
  • TWIN SIX // MEMORIAL DAY SALE – 16% off all orders under $66 and 26% Off all orders over $66. Sale ends on May 25th at midnight. Visit twinsix.com for the deals.

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