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Review - MAXXIS Aspen 29X2.25 EXO/TR Tires | Mountain Bike Action Magazine

Views:<p>0<p>Tires are a very personal part of every rider’s bike, and riders have their own opinions about what works well on their local trails. …

Aspen

Bill to Address Bikes in Wilderness

S.2877 grants access power to local land managers<p>The Senate Public Lands Subcommittee Chairman Mike Lee (R-UT) introduced the Human-Powered Travel in …

Outdoors

Terrifying moment cyclist is confronted by masked gang brandishing weapons in daylight terror on canal path

This is the terrifying moment a cyclist came face to face with an armed masked gang during his daily commute.<p>The biker captured the shocking footage …

Commuting

Gravel Tech: Shimano's Clutch-Based Ultegra RX800/805 Rear Derailleur

Advertisement<p>Shimano is known as a company that does not chase after trends, so its recent release of the clutch-based Ultegra RX rear derailleur is …

Cyclo-cross

What Is a Network Switch, and Do You Need One?

A network switch—not to be confused with a light switch or a Nintendo Switch—is a box that you connect to your home router to gain more Ethernet …

Wi-Fi

California Volcano That Obliterated Forest and Launched Ash 280 Miles Away 103 Years Ago Offers a Warning, Experts Say

Lassen Peak had been rumbling for days. Glowing hot rocks bounded down the slopes. Lava was welling up into a freshly created crater.<p>Then, on this …

Geology

A Beginner's Guide to an Overnight Hike | Adventure Sports Network

Make your first overnight hiking trip as simple as possible with these handy tips.<p>There’s something special about embarking off into the wilderness …

Camping

The Problem With Buying Cheap Stuff Online

Sites like Wish.com are taking out the middleman in retail. Will customers like this new dynamic?<p>The package came in a small black box, covered in tape. It had no return address. Under layers of packaging, there was a box labeled Smart Watch, with no brand name. Inside the box was the watch itself, …

eCommerce

New eruptions at Hawaii volcano send lava closer to power plant: 'No one has faced this before'

Authorities were scrambling to firm up contingency plans Tuesday as lava pouring from Hawaii's erupting Kilauea volcano slowly encroached on a power plant on the Big Island.<p>The lava flow entered the 800-acre property of the Puna Geothermal Venture Plant on Monday and had stalled at a swale about …

Geology

Hawaii volcano lava flows into power plant, sparking fears of deadly gas release

Emergency workers in Hawaii are racing to protect a geothermal power plant near the Kilauea Volcano. Slow-moving molten rock entered the site and is …

Natural Disasters

Giant Races EWS Round Three

Josh Carlson, Raewyn Morrison and Mckay Vezina take on France<p>Rocks, roots and ancient trails were in store for round three of the Enduro World Series …

Off-roading

10 Best Spring Break Mountain Bike Destinations In US – Page 5

3. Washington, D.C<p>Do not be surprised that I included Washington, D.C. in this list, if you didn’t know; it has some good trails to ride during …

Mountain Biking

Cotic's new SolarisMAX is a super versatile big wheeled hardtail

<b>Sheffield based</b> <b>Cotic</b> <b>has updated its 29" wheeled steel hardtail with longer geometry and the ability to run longer travel fork to create a machine</b> …

Mountain Biking

Whistler Bike Park Opening Day 2018 Report

Now in its second decade, Whistler Bike Park celebrated another opening day this weekend, where the tireless work from the bike park crew, bike …

Mountain Biking

Review - Felt Edict 1 | Mountain Bike Action Magazine

Views:<p>0<p>Jim Felt founded Felt Bicycles because he wanted to design capable, high-performance machines. Felt was purchased by French conglomerate …

Mountain Biking

9 of the best hybrid bikes — urban transporters and weekend countryside explorers

<b>Updated May 17, 2018</b><p>Welcome to the latest edition of road.cc’s buyer's guide to hybrid bikes, in which you’ll find everything you need to know to …

Bicycles

Shimano XTR gets 12-speed for 1x / single chainring with two cassette options and more... good for gravel? - Gravel Cyclist: The Gravel Cycling Experience

Hot off the press from a reliable source (as in a good mate of JOM’s), we’ve learned the following:<p>Shimano is close to releasing XTR 12-speed for …

Cycling

Exercising for two hours per week can slow ageing of the heart and reduce the risk of deadly disease

Exercising regularly 'can keep heart and arteries young': Secret to youthful looks and a long life could be working out five times a week, reveals …

Medical Research

A Rare Virus Without a Cure Has Emerged in India And Is Killing People

It has the potential to cause a deadly pandemic.<p>At least nine people in southern India have died in cases linked to an outbreak of the rare and …

Disease

Google, Microsoft find another Spectre, Meltdown flaw

Intel promises patches in the next few weeks. Devices could take a performance hit.<p>Intel and Microsoft on Monday disclosed a newly found variant of the Spectre and Meltdown security flaws, revealing another vulnerability in chips used in hundreds of millions of computers and mobile devices.<p>Intel is …

Information Security

Canyon Aeroad CF SLX Disc 8.0 - Best Aero Road Bikes

Price: $3,899<br>Weight: 17 lb. (L)<br>Use: Road, road race<br>Material: Carbon<br>Sizes: 2XS, XS, S, M, L, XL, 2XL<p>Canyon’s Aeroad CF SLX 8.0 Disc is a do-it-all, aerodynamic model aimed at racing and long days in the saddle. Built around a stout frame with aero shaping, it’s both fast and comfortable. At $3,899, …

Road Bikes

Cyclists Chased by Train After Riding Into Tunnel

Look, if you want to take a shortcut on your ride, make sure you’re not gonna bike headlong into an oncoming train.<p>Two Brazilian cyclists learned that the hard way this weekend when they pedaled into an active rail tunnel. About 15 seconds in, they stopped and realized that a train was coming in …

Cycling

How to Get Motivated to Ride Again When You've Fallen Out of the Habit

You love riding. Or at least you used to. But now your bike gathers dust in the garage like an old Bowflex under the bed. You’d like to ride again, but it’s too hot or too cold or getting kind of late or your back hurts or [insert any other excuse you can find]. Don’t despair. There's an ebb and …

Coffeemakers

Our Favorite Mountain Bikes Under $2,000

How low can you go – and what can you get – when searching for the best budget mountain bike?<p><b>Finding an inexpensive road bike or casual touring bike</b> …

Mountain Biking

Top 8 Mountain Biking Destinations in Georgia

Unlike pedaling on a paved trail or in a city bike lane, mountain biking really tests your skills and gets you out into the ruggedness of nature. …

Mountain Biking

Ritchey Comp Road Logic - A Classic Road Bike at a Great Price

Price: <b>$1,760</b><br>Weight: 17.8 lb. (claimed, 55cm)<br>Sizes: 49, 51, 53, 55, 57, 59cm<br>The right bike for: Someone who enjoys long rambling rides on varying surfaces<p>Designer and framebuilder Tom Ritchey has been making bikes and gear for 45 years, and this model is a great example of the work that got him …

Roads

In Arkansas, the Bike’s Best Friend Is Walmart

The northwest part of the state has built an impressive network of bicycle infrastructure—thanks, in part, to the Walton Family Foundation.<p>Kelsey Miller likes to play a game with herself to see how many days she can go without driving her car. On most days, she bikes to work and to run errands.<p>This …

Bike Lanes

How to Organize Your Gear Shed

If you are a gearhead, you know that having a ton of outdoor gear can translate to a lot of clutter. Outside editor Bryan Rogala is here with some tips on how to organize your garage and optimize your gear storage.

Outdoors Gear

The amateur’s guide to biking the Tour de France’s most famous routes

The Tour de France is often dubbed the most prestigious and the most difficult multi-stage bike race out there. Because of this exceptional …

Road Cycling

How to Mountain Bike Your Way to a Stronger Body

Better balance. Sculpted legs. Killer calorie burn. These are just a few of the benefits of mountain biking.

Mountain Biking