Tag Archives: MTB

Leatt adds 4.0 MTB enduro helmet to range

Leatt is launching its new 4.0 MTB enduro helmet. DH certified with a lightweight polymer shell and advanced airflow system, the helmet has Leatt’s 360° Turbine technology, which helps to protect riders from sustaining serious head and brain injuries in the event of a crash. This technology can help to …

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MTBs worth over £50,000 stolen in Laggan theft

Officers in Aviemore are appealing for information after a number of high-value mountain bikes were reported stolen in the Laggan area. Police received a report of eight Polygon Siskiu T8 mountain bikes, estimated to be worth around £12,800, having been stolen from Laggan Wolftrax Visitor Centre between 11pm on Friday, …

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Danny Hart signs with new Cube Factory Racing Team

Cube has levelled up its mountain bike sponsorship with the signing of Danny Hart and a dedicated downhill Factory Racing team. Starting in 2021, Hart will ride for the Cube Factory Racing team under a long-term contract. “I’m stoked on the new team and the bike,” he said.  “The first …

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Crankbrothers introduces range of mountain bike shoes

Crankbrothers is introducing its first range of mountain bike footwear for both clip-in and flat pedals. The Mallet and Mallet E clip-in shoes and Stamp flat shoe apply the Match System to provide optimised engagement for clip-in and flat pedal riders. Crankbrothers said it entered the footwear category to solve …

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Bafang to continue sponsorship of CST PostNL Bafang MTB racing team

Bafang has confirmed its ongoing sponsorship of the CST PostNL Bafang mountain bike racing team into the 2021 Olympic year and beyond. During the two years of sponsorship to date, there has been ‘intensive’ collaboration between the e-drive systems manufacturer, mountain bike brand American Eagle and the riders of the …

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Pyga launches sales, marketing and distribution arm

Pyga Industries has launched Pyga Mountainbikes Limited, a new sales, marketing and distribution business for its handcrafted frames. The new arm will take the business “to a new level” by distributing to a wider range of markets including Europe, Singapore, Australia, New Zealand and Latin America. Founded in 2012 by …

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Leatt launches new 2021 range of MTB gear

Leatt has launched its new 2021 range of MTB gear, including high-performance jackets, jerseys, pants, shorts and gloves. Jackets The heavy-duty 5.0 Jacket features a three-layer HydraDri 30mm/23g/m² waterproof/breathable membrane, making it a “top pick” for harsh weather conditions, said Leatt. The softshell 4.0 Jacket features 10mm/10g/m² waterproof/breathable four-way stretch …

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How has search interest for cycling disciplines changed over time?

Cycling Insight research has revealed a slow decline in search volume for BMX and cyclocross in recent times… Track, cyclocross and BMX have their respective large followings, although perhaps perceived as more niche than road and mountain biking. As seen by the search interest graph, there’s a huge correlation to …

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