Pietermaritzburg, RSA - April 12, 2014 - After much anticipation, the 2014 season got underway last week under sunny skies and blazing heat for an exciting race in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. Home of the 2013 World Championships, the course saw a few changes for 2014 to add more technicality for the riders. Awkward man made rock gardens, blown out dry soil, big jumps, 60+Km/h speeds, and a huge pedaling effort proved to be a challenging race course for everyone. Team Norco International had a great start to the year, with Jill Kintner placing on the podium for 3rd, Bryn...
Seattle, WA - April 3, 2014 - Team Norco International is pleased to announce an expanded roster for 2014 season! Running a World Cup program has a lot of moving parts and people working together, so we wanted to take a minute to recognize everyone who made this program possible before we are in the full swing of racing next week.
Crankworx is one of the most anticipated events of the year, drawing in world-wide talent from every mountain bike discipline and huge crowds. Each year Crankworx seems to grow and improve, so The 10th anniversary of Crankworx was no exception, with live streaming, more events, and continued success. Tons of events span the 10 days of excitement; from slope style, to downhill, slalom, pump track, whip-off contest, photo and media contests, open bike park riding, as well as village activities, good food, and parties,,, there is never a dull moment in Whistler.
BEND, OREGON5.10′s media event was held in Bend, Oregon this week to learn about the "Brand of the Brave", do some climbing, mountain bike riding, photo shoots, and smoozing with our new journalist friends:) – (Outdoor magazine, Men’s Journal, Backpacker, Climber, theGearcaster.com, Oregonian, Washington Post, decline , etc).