WHAT TYPE OF RIDER ARE YOU? A GUIDE TO HELP YOU SELECT THE RIGHT TRAIL BIKE

You’re in the market for a new mountain bike and you know there are no shortage of options. Each bike magazine has a review of this and a review of that. There’s no shortage of info on the intrawebs. So how do you choose? And what are all these categories? …

Which Gravel Bike is for You? The Niner RLT 9 Siblings Explained

What do you mean Niner’s got three bikes called the RLT 9? How is each gravel bike model different than the other? How do I choose? Niner brought the first member of RLT 9 family to life in 2013. The Road Less Traveled (RLT), a close cousin to Niner’s mountain bikes, …

What Do Bikes and Pipe Wrenches Have in Common?

As it turns out, maybe not a lot. If you’re taking a pipe wrench to your bike, it’s probably out of anger and your bike might end up as a junk heap or at a minimum, scarred, very scarred. But, if you’ve ridden your bike somewhere in the realm of …

Kirt Voreis Hunts Down a Bike, and It’s a Niner.

In November of 2016, Kirt Voreis posted a video to Instagram showing he and his trusted videographer, Doug, trying to make a bike video with only wheels and random components. The problem? Kirt didn’t have a frame. Fast forward to January, 2017. Kirt has found a frame – and it’s …

A Little Afternoon Fun: Putting the New RIP 9 RDO Down Some Trail

Wondering how competent the new 150 mm RIP 9 RDO is? Nate and Alex hit the trails one sunny afternoon to show you. With Boost spacing, you also get the option of running 27.5+ or 29 tires. RIP 9 RDO with Nate Adams and Alex Petitdimange from Niner Bikes on …

Bikepacking 101: Four Different Approaches to Loading Your Bike

Where do you wander? In the past couple of years, Niner has learned a lot from teaming up with Blackburn Designs in support of their Ranger program. One of the results of the partnership is Roll With It, a book about the ins and outs of traveling on your bike. …

Riding the new RLT 9 RDO – a Gravel Grinder Built for Performance

Athletes Rebecca Rusch, Zach Allison and Barrett James discuss what motivates them to ride gravel instead of riding on the road. Featuring the new Niner Bikes RLT 9 RDO, a performance driven carbon fiber gravel bike. Why do you ride Gravel? from Niner Bikes on Vimeo.