Tag Archives: MTB

Velotech Services begins distribution of MTB Hopper

Velotech Services has expanded its portfolio with the MTB Hopper range. The self-build ramps can be used by coaches, retailers, end-users and events as a training tool or just for fun. “Due to progressive geometry, MTB Hopper is perfect for your first jump, and still brings lots of fun for …

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BikeBiz August edition is now available

The digital edition of BikeBiz August is now available online. This month we examine the UK MTB market, catch up with Mondraker and Rockstop, and hear about this year's Local Bike Shop Day. This month's sector guides are MTB and accessories and winter and protective clothing

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Look partners with Appenninica MTB Stage Race

Look has partnered with Appenninica MTB Stage Race, the MTB stage race on the Italian Apennines in Emilia-Romagna. The brand is a partner to mountain bike racing teams including Team Santa Cruz-FSA and Team KTM Alchemist powered by Brenta Brakes, and supports athletes including Loana Lecomte. “We are pleased to …

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SixSixOne appoints Upgrade as exclusive UK distributor

Upgrade Bikes has been appointed the exclusive distributor of SixSixOne for the UK. The distributor will offer the ever-expanding SixSixOne product lineup, featuring a range of protection, helmets, goggles, gloves, body supports and casual apparel. Dealers can now pre-order the next generation of MTB protection via the Upgrade B2B site, …

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Vittoria partners with mountain bike race Etna Marathon

Vittoria has partnered with Etna Marathon, the mountain bike race on Mount Etna. As partner, the brand will contribute to the organisation of the event. This is a further ‘important step’ for Vittoria in the mountain bike landscape, it said, in addition to the recent partnerships with the UCI Mountain …

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USWE chooses 138 to handle PR for German, Austrian and Swiss market

USWE has chosen 138 to handle PR and communications for the German, Austrian and Swiss market.  USWE makes ‘100% bounce free’ action backpacks through the patented “No Dancing Monkey” harness technology. The company was founded in 2007 by bike riders in Sweden and now has a large collection of backpacks …

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Showers Pass preparing cyclists for all-weather summer with Elements jacket

Showers Pass is helping cyclists prepare for ‘everything that the weather throws at them this summer’ with its Elements jacket. The Elements jacket is a waterproof designed for mountain biking, but with the versatility for other outdoor activities, said the brand. The jacket is made out of Showers Pass’ fully …

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Vittoria announces five-year partnership with UCI

Vittoria has announced a five-year partnership with UCI, starting this year. The brand will support the UCI Mountain Bike World Championships and the Mercedes-Benz UCI Mountain Bike World Cup as an official partner, as well as the activities of the UCI World Cycling Centre and the UCI Solidarity programme until …

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Pirelli launches Scorpion MTB tyres in UK

Pirelli’s latest range of mountain bike tyres has come to the UK. The updated model range includes XC, Trail, and Enduro tyres joining the already released e-MTB range and are available for purchase immediately. The models include S (soft conditions), M (mixed conditions), H (hardpack), R (rear-specific) and in the …

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