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Niner Plans for Next Big Ride, Announces Partnership
Niner Plans for Next Big Ride, Announces Partnership
At Niner, we’ve been on one long epic ride for 13 years. We’ve climbed long hills, bombed down others, turned wrong corners and found our...
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Defiant Packs and Niner Bikes Team Up on New Frame Bag with Unique Attachment
Defiant Packs and Niner Bikes Team Up on New Frame Bag with Unique Attachment
Frame bags are nothing new, but they often attach with straps around the frame. During rides, no matter how secure the bags are, these bags...
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6 types of rides that pair well with Thanksgiving
6 types of rides that pair well with Thanksgiving
At some point on Thanksgiving Day you’ll most likely be tucking into a meal with family and/or friends, but what will you do earlier in...
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UPDATE! Niner introduces new build kits for gravel bikes
UPDATE! Niner introduces new build kits for gravel bikes
You asked, we listened. Believe it or not, we do listen to people who talk to us about our bikes and the components we hang...
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How to make your own energy bars
How to make your own energy bars
Let’s face it. We eat energy bars. We stuff them in our pockets, our backpacks and our bikepacks. We consume them on the trail. They’re...
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Behind the 9: Pedal Damn It! It’s always been a Niner thing.
Behind the 9: Pedal Damn It! It’s always been a Niner thing.
Pedal Damn It. A simple phrase for a simple bike. Back in its fledgling stage, Chris Sugai, one of Niner’s founders, had six or maybe...
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Bikepacking the Swiss Alps? A look at Nam’s Preparation

Switzerland by bike? Sounds heavenly to Tenzim (Nam) Namdol one of this year’s smiliest Blackburn Rangers. Here’s a little behind the scenes from Nam about her bikepacking preparation. (Oh, and we also snuck in her application video about why she wants to ride Switzerland and her connection there.) Pre-Ride Test …

End of the Line: Blackburn Ranger rides the Creeper, arrives at the Atlantic

On April 22, Ivan Kilroe left the Port of Astoria in Oregon on his TransAmerica ride. The final destination? Yorktown, Virginia where he arrived a little less than five months after he first started turning the cranks eastward. Here’s the final leg of his journey in his words and pictures. …