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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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However, he said participation in mountain-bike racing has declined since its heyday nearly 20 years ago.
In 2004, the specialist mountain-bike magazine, What Mountain Bike, voted the Afan Valley (that runs north from Port Talbot) as being amongst the top ten mountain-bike riding venues in the world.
You might assume that Eugene's mountain-bike club, the Disciples of Dirt, would wince at efforts that expose the largely unused trails to an onslaught of outsiders.
Yet beyond the world of professional mountain-bike racing, she is relatively unknown.
If we build and maintain trails properly," O'Hare says, "we can manage them for mountain-bike use.
said Brian Bushway, a Pepperdine student who has been called ``the best blind mountain-bike rider'' by a leading cycling magazine.
Geirman said that while the major mountain-bike trail building at Mammoth is done, new features like a BMX-style jump area and a North Shore of Vancouver Island-style section with teeter-totters and bridges are in the works.
Dobay tells me that there is other mountain-bike riding in the National Forest land that surrounds Arcata to the east.
there is a mountain-bike ride at the south end of Moorpark Road, a 1-1/2 hour session with climbs and technical sections.
As this pre-crash mountain-bike racer likely realizes, recovering from injury is just another challenge to overcome, just another part of training.
takes an unexpected plunge during a mountain-bike course in the Hi-Tec Adventure Racing Series in May.
The very same mountain-bike components that helped revolutionize the industry can transform your dust bunny into an urban-assault vehicle.