Fat bikes do come in small packages: Little boys and girls now
have their chance to experience the fun of big tires on the S’Cool
XXfat 20-inch bike. The little bike packs 4-inch-wide tires that are
ready to float over sand and gravel.
Hold us back! The Pivot Phoenix Carbon is one slick-looking DH
sled. With 204 millimeters of dw-link suspension and 27.5-inch
wheels, the Phoenix is slated to be a fast and lightweight DH race
Foos break: Stick around the bike industry long enough and you’ll
find there are some pretty talented foosball players. Here, Oakley’s
Steve Blick and cross-country Olympian Geoff Kabush battle it out
with Katerina Nash and Georgia Gould for foos supremacy.
Ratboy’s World Champs race steed: This is the bike that Josh
Bryceland raced to a second-place finish at this year’s World
Champs race in Hafjell, Norway, despite overshooting the last
wood jump and breaking his foot just moments before the finish.
Orange gets more Intense in Vegas: The Intense Tracer 275
had us stop in mid-stride as we walked the floors of Interbike. The
bike begs to be ridden, and with a bright paint job like that and
140–160 millimeters of adjustable travel, who can blame it?
Bright and shiny: Sidi has released a plethora of new models
and colors. Everybody from the urban commuter to the diehard
racer will have a new footwear option from Sidi. From left to right,
shown here are the Drako, Cape, Buvel and Duran. Each come in
a variety of colors. With the company having a great track record
of fit and performance, we look forward to testing out a selection
of the offerings.
Dressed to impress: Bernd
Stuck, one of the founders of
EVOC Sports, shows off many
of their new products all at once
while wearing a snazzy EVOC
trail-building jumpsuit. The new
Trail Builder pack carries everything the most seasoned trail
builder would need on their back,
such as a mattoc and chainsaw.
The Bike Travel Bag Pro gives
some great upgrades to the Bike
Travel Bag, which we gave a five-star review, such as a monocoque
wheel chassis and aluminumside
rails to reinforce the bottom structure of the case. ❏