Renthal has a long track record in motocross, and adding on to their mountain bike parts lineup is the Renthal Fatbar. Designed for downhill riding, the Renthal Fatbar receives its nickname from the motorbike Fatbar, and is manufactured with 7050 T6 alloy. Using 5 degrees of upsweep, 9 degrees of backsweep, 38mm rise and 712mm width. Weighing in at 345 grams, colors available are gold, black, blue, orange, tanium, and red.
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The Specialized Factory Team Jersey 2009 is the exact same jersey worn by the Specialized Factory Team. Not only does it look good, but its lightweight and built to perform. The lightweight fabric used is brushed for additional loft, and the multi-denier fabric makes for good moisture transfer. The Specialized Factory Team Jersey 2009 also features a full-length welted zipper in the front. You can buy the Specialized Factory Team Jersey 2009 at the Specialized online store for $110….
Mountain shoes need to be tough and rugged, given the rigorous conditions of mountain biking. The Bontrager RXL Mountain Shoe are durable as well as light weight, making them great racing shoes. They feature large mesh windows for breathability, and an external molded heel cup, for ventilation. The outsole is made with silver-level BMC carbon with dual direct-inject TPU lugs. The Bontrager RXL Mountain Shoe also feature a simple closure system with just two straps and a buckle. You can purchase the Bontrager RXL Mountain Shoe at the Trek online store for $229.99….
Commencal is ready to release their Factory mountain bike frameset, and what better way to debut it by a commercial. As you can see, the Commencal Factory Frameset in the video is bright green, and what is cool about the commercial is they are putting the bike together, with progressive music in the background to hype up the closer they get to the finished product, but once done the music dies. Enjoy the commercial.
Fox Racing Shox is now accepting sponsorship applications for the 2010 mountain bike season, and all you have to do is fill out the online request form, or you can print and mail it to Fox Racing Shox, Attention: Mountain Bike Race Program, 130 Hangar Way, Watsonville, CA 95076 USA, before December 19th.
Fox Racing Shox wants to know the following about you:
What Discipline Are You Requesting Sponsorship For?
What Level Are You Racing At?
Goals For The 2010 Season and Beyond
Accomplishments/Results From The 2008 And 2009 Seasons
Race Schedule For The 2010 Season.
What Do You Do To Help The Sport Grow?
How Do You Plan To Represent Fox Racing Shox?
Should Be One Or Two Pages, To The Point.
Provide Return Address And Phone Number.
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Although many look forward to the D3 Troy Lee Helmets for 2010, the D2 is still a nice lineup, and can save you a couple dollars, but the retail price still ranges depending on the graphics. Materials used on the Troy Lee Designs 2010 D2 Helmets are carbon and composite shell, while the D2 is a bit lighter than the D3, but if you want a helmet that allows your head to breathe and protected more, the D3 is the way to go.
What you can expect with the D2 Troy Lee Designs 2010 Helmets are seven intake vents, four outake ports, D-Loop fastening, titanium peak screws, and a pad liner you can take out and clean. As you can see, different colors and graphics are available, with the Love Hate helmet grabbing the most attention. The carbon helmets come with a SE helmet bag, and…