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mountain bike

a type of sturdy bicycle with at least 16 and up to 21 gears, straight handlebars, and heavy-duty tyres
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Caption: Namibian cycling Ace, Costa Seibeb won the Swakopmund leg of the Kia Mountainbike series.
The Boulder Mountainbike Alliance is energized by the community's outpouring of volunteerism and financial support for the Bike Park," said Christopher "Botsy" Phillips, President of the Boulder Mountainbike Alliance.
03: Cycling: "O-tour bike challenge," unique mountainbike stage race in Switzerland (prologue, cross-country, marathon, KidsRace).
RALLYING: Alister McRae drove a privately-entered car to sixth in the New Zealand Rally, his first event since he was hurt in a mountainbike crash last September.
As well as four weeks training in jungle and bush desert conditions, fusiliers have a two-week subsidised R&R package: for pounds 32 they get a canoeing and mountainbike break; for pounds 180 they can have a hotel room and a scuba diving course at the coastal resort of Mombasa.
NICOLE COOKE won the junior world mountainbike championship, in Vail, Colorado, yesterday, adding a second gold medal and rainbow jersey to the ones she won last year on the road in Brittany.
You can sleep under the stars on a rugged mountainbike adventure in the northern mountains, or join a leisurely, paved-road tour of the southern "cape," with overnights in the region's finest hotels.
The KIA Mountainbike Series 2013 kicked off with the third edition of the Klein Aus Vista MTB Challenge last week Thursday and Friday.
When the plumber challenged him, the thief rode off on a blue and silver mountainbike.
He didn't start racing until he was 59 - and his response to being knocked off his bike by a car in Penistone Road aged nearly 80 was to go out and buy a mountainbike and take up off-road riding
This unpretentious eating place on the often traffic-choked main Huddersfield Road through Mirfield town centre is the favoured post-ride venue for sons, whose idea of a good night out is to join a group of mates for night-time mountainbike sorties through nearby woods on singletrack lit only by their own powerful bike lights, called Fireballs.