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The Great Mountain Bike Wheel Debate continues to rage on. And what started this whole shitshow? I will tell you what: The 29er MTB started it. Instead of ...

Mega-Prime Activated!

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I spent the winter milking my ride time for all it was worth. That meant going out in all types of garbage weather, and that of course means mud. Accordingly, ...

5.10 Line King Survives the NW’s Worst.

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I grew up riding BMX bikes, minibikes with super fat tires, and 3 wheelers that never got stuck and had big balloons to roll over anything I could find in the ...

Krampus as Infinite Regression

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After selling my Ano Grinch V10.3, I did some industry work, and ended up riding "the company bikes" for a couple of seasons. The second Santa Cruz V10 came ...

The Santa Cruz V10 is Rad pt.2 BLACKPLASTICSUPERBIKE

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Our new shred brother in arms Rob, got himself a new ride to mark a new season and some new vibes. Its always fun and rad to hear how one of our brothers has ...

When life gives you M9…..

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Fall. It was a beautiful day at Larch Mountain, the sun was out, the track was running hot and trucks were rolling. Earlier in the year I had purchased a new ...

0013 vs. TLD D3

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There have been 3 v10's in my life, The first was The Grinch. An anodized green race rocket and freeride dirt weapon that taught me the meaning of rip. I rode ...

The Santa Cruz V-10 is Rad. pt.1-The Grinch.

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Santa Cruz Nomad (AKA HILDA) [caption id="attachment_488" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Hilda rules Everything[/caption]   I’d like to ...

Todd’s Santa Cruz Nomad

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I had about ten days before heading north to the first Northwest Cup race in Port Angeles. Her family said the weather was nice. So we dipped down to Albequrcue ...

Pre Race Season Training in New Mexico

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  The Santa Cruz Butcher is holding up to a plethora of destructive trail elements pretty well so far. She has been broke in on some nice forested all ...

Butcher Survives pre-winter dh sessions

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The Santa Crus Butcher is a pretty awesome little bike. I got this one in a size XL for true Truck Life abuse resistance testing. Its built up a bit on the FR/DH ...

New whip!

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Picture yourself ripping? I can see it right

Photos are on the way…

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