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? …

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 …

Behind the 9: A Glimpse into Niner’s Brian Mazanti

We sat down with Brian Mazanti, Niner’s International Sales Manager for Asia and Latin America to find out a little bit about his love for bikes, his worst ride ever and also to see if we could glean any wisdom from him. Niner: What’s your first memory of riding a …

Kissin’ Babies, Shakin’ Hands: Lessons Learned about Mountain Bike Advocacy

20 years ago, the IMBA World Summit was more about how to build a sustainable trail. Today, it’s all about kissin’ babies and shakin’ hands. Mountain biking has grown up since the boys in California raced the Repack. It’s now the college graduate who’s out there trying to make its …

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 …