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Moab on a Budget
Moab on a Budget
Words and Photos by Mike Smart Moab, Utah claims home to some of the most iconic mountain biking in the United States. With Arches National...
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Mother’s Day RLT Ride
Mother’s Day RLT Ride
The beauty of cycling is that it’s not only an activity that can be done at nearly any age, but it’s easy to ride with...
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East Coast Demo Driver Q & A
East Coast Demo Driver Q & A
Dan Ennis was recently hired at Niner to be our East Coast demo driver.  While he was at HQ in Fort Collins, we sat down...
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A Mountain Bike Detour in Kansas
A Mountain Bike Detour in Kansas
By: Michael Smart, Leska MTB Racing Have you ever made the drive through Kansas? Or do you have some future road trip plans? Make sure...
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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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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 …

Speedway Cycles: Changing Alaska by Bike

Cycling probably isn’t what first comes to mind for most people when they think about Alaska, but Greg Matyas at Speedway Cycles in Anchorage is trying to change all that. The biggest city in Alaska, Anchorage is home to roughly 400,000 people and has built up a reputation as a …

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 …