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Racing the RIP 9 RDO in Wales
Racing the RIP 9 RDO in Wales
  By: Damian Groves A Valley-iant Start It’s been a long grueling offseason here in the UK, one to really test your minerals on the trails!...
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An Ethiopian Bikepacking Adventure
An Ethiopian Bikepacking Adventure
Words by: Eric Melson | Photos by: Campbell Diebolt The stars aligned. It felt like the universe had conspired to make our two-week bikepacking trip...
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Do’s and Don’ts of Bikepacking in Ireland
Do’s and Don’ts of Bikepacking in Ireland
Words and images by Adam Concannon The darker and shorter days of fall have the tendency to create a bit of restlessness in me. Which...
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Designing a New Bike Colorway
Designing a New Bike Colorway
Curious about what it takes to choose new colors for a bike?  We sat down with our Senior Graphic Designer, Nate Adams, to discuss how...
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Easier Cable Routing and Fresh New Colors for Spring
Easier Cable Routing and Fresh New Colors for Spring
At Niner, we work to make the lives of riders a little bit easier and a little more colorful. We’ve updated our trail bikes, the...
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Niner Acquired by UWHK Ltd.
Niner Acquired by UWHK Ltd.
The ink has dried and Niner has been officially acquired by UWHK Ltd. The acquisition was approved last week and the purchase closed Friday afternoon. We...
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Ditch Work? Ditch School? Heck Yeah! Kirt Voreis shreds at #vitalditchday

VitalMTB celebrates the opening of shred season each year by inviting their friends to ride at Snow Summit for a day of jumps, scrubs, trails and whips. Here, Kirt Voreis gets after it on his RIP 9 RDO on the Party Wave trail with VitalMTB staffer, Josh Nevelson. A closer …

The United States of Dirt: The Whiskey Off Road with Peloton Magazine and Team Clif Bar

We challenge you. Do a search for mountain bike races around the country. Cross country ain’t dead and Team Clif Bar and Peloton Magazine are out to prove that not only isn’t it dead, but it’s alive and well.  As a part of their United States of Dirt series, Peloton caught up with …

#Ride2Mammoth: Amanda Nauman Preps for Dirty Kanza

Watch the story of Amanda “Panda” Nauman’s ride that started at the Pacific ocean, in the sand, wound its way through the desert and finally into the mountains and the snow.  To meet and follow Niner’s other four riders on their Road to Kanza, go HERE.

ROAD TO KANZA: MENSO DE JONG, FROM SINGLETRACK RACING TO GRAVEL

No stranger to grinding it out in the saddle for hours on end, Menso de Jong, a member of Team Clif Bar Mountain Biking and Cyclocross, talks about getting ready on his Road to Kanza. Watch the short video and read about a ride he once did with 14k of climbing. …

Grass Roots Racing in the Mid-Atlantic: Dylan Johnson Wins the Cohutta 100

83 fast-paced miles. Hit the gas at the start. Don’t let up. That’s what Dylan Johnson of Cameron Mountain Bike Racing did this past weekend. Here’s his recap: The Cohutta 100 is often one of the more tactical of the National Ultra Endurance Race Series (NUE) races with over 65 miles …

#Ride2Mammoth, Day 2: Amanda and the Team Face Heat in the High Desert

Day 2 of the #Ride2Mammoth found Amanda and her SDG Factory Teammates facing long, straight highways, high heat and relentless sunshine. Here’s the story in video, pictures and words: (If you missed Day 1, here’s the recap.)     In Amanda’s Words: Day 2 of the #Ride2Mammoth was a hot …