OXBOW Bike Light Review

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Oxbow recently sent up a bike light to try out and review on GearChase. We spend a lot of time riding with bike lights both on and off the trail.  The Oxbow may look very familiar to other lights you may have seen on other websites.  The value add from Oxbow is that it comes with GoPro mounts and a …

Five Ten – Freerider Pro Mountain Bike Shoe Review

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The newly designed Freerider Pro mountain bike shoe built upon the popular Five Ten Freerider with an upgraded look and a few feature changes. Few shoes are as popular or as seen on the trail as the Five Ten Freeriders, and now we have even more options!  The Pro’s come in a new handful of colors like Night Navy, EQT Blue, …

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AbsoluteBlack Oval Chainring – Real World Use – Review

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I am going to take a little different approach on this article on the AbsoluteBlack oval chainrings.  There are hundreds of articles and videos online that talk about the gains of an oval chainring. They make claims or arguments about how the peddling efficiency in +/- or that Wattage is improved.  There are scientific explanations behind the design of oval …

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Mucky Nutz Mountain Bike Fender Review

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There are few upgrades that are less expensive that do as much as adding a mountain bike fender. Mucky Nutz mountain bike fenders are some of the most well known in the indusrty. Riding mountain bikes in early spring means lots of mud and puddles. For around the cost of a 12 pack, you can protect your bike, save some …

Head over Wheels: Fly6 Rear Cycling Cam

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Why would you need a rear video camera you ask?  To capture epic moments like this. When you drive through an traffic light with a camera – we all slow down.  That’s the same idea with the Fly6 Rear Cycling Camera. Cyclists are vulnerable, without the protection of 1 ton of metal. By recording fellow commuters and cyclists – the …

Chases and Catches Bike Theif – Insane

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Normally if you get your bike stolen, you would think to call the cops.  Not this guy.  He jumps on another bike and chases down the bike theif.  Taking matter into his own hands paid off, and the GoPro mounted to his head captures it all.  Taking every precaution to keep your bike safe isn’t always enough, these criminals try their best …

[Video] One Armed Mountain Biker

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This is incredable and inspiring.  Some make see a single use arm as an ending to mountain biking, but not Thomas Bnnister.  Tom was in a wreck 8 years ago that left him paralysed in his left arm, but that didn’t stop his passion and addiction to riding.  Check out the video below where is shows how Thomas bike is …

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Triple Back Flip on a Dirt Bike

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See it here first, the worlds first triple back flip on a dirt bike.  Perfectly executed! This has been some time in the making by the nitro circus guys. We have seen practice video of this 3 flip into an air bag. This is the first time it has been landed on dirt. This is such a historic event for …

Dog Bike Ride Videos

Videos: Top 10 Dog/Bike videos

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We all love dogs, and we should all love bikes!  So we have brought the best of both worlds together.  This is the top 10 best dogs who love bikes videos on the internet. 1. Norma Rides a Bike 2. Downhill Mountain Bike Dog, Scrubbin’ jumps and railing berms! 3. Dalmation Riding a bike 4. Dog riding a bike with …

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Danny MacAskill Imaginate

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  Ridiculous trials street rider from Scotland Danny MacAskill, just released his latest film “Imaginate”.  Two years in the making, this is the most epic film of it’s kind, demonstrating some of the most technical tricks and unique cinematography of it’s kind ever seen in a trials film. Anyone who grew up in the 90’s will more than appreciate every …

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Downhill Redbull Rampage

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Red Bull Rampage 2014 Take the drivers seat as Andreu Lacondeguy pulls out all the stops on this winning run during the 2014 Redbull rampage. An insane feat of control, balance and nerves of still – Andreu took first place in this epic event.  See more videos from the RedBull Rampage.

BMXer Rides Roof of Moving Train

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STRANGERS IN DANGER: Bangladesh STRANGERS IN DANGER: Bangladesh BMXer Rooftop throws tricks off the rooftop of MOVING TRAIN. Puts James Bond to shame. ‪#‎INSANE‬ Train stations in Bangledesh aren’t like any you’d find in Europe or the U.S. Kids hanging out on the tracks and train hitch-hiking (or “Roof-Riding”) more commonplace than american kids riding in the back of pickup …

Curbside Wallride

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Up to 90% Off bike parts, gear and apparel   Up to 90% Off bike parts, gear and apparel. Find all the latest deals on everything bike – from cycling to bmx, top namebrands closeouts and clearance:  http://gearchase.com/category/bike/ Rider: Tate Roskelley Photo: Bryce Packham     #CurbsideWallride Rider: Tate Roskelley Photo Creds: Bryce Packham, Smile Lake City Location: Salt Lake City, …

Cycling – For those Humid Days

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For those Humid Days, this will suit perfectly. Nothing like having a scuba diving suit for the hot and sweaty humid days for your long bike ride into work.  Might as well pull out the snorkel.

London Builds Cycle SuperHighway

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It’s a good time to be a cyclist in the UK. The quickest, safest and direct way into work – will be on a bike.   The Cycle SuperHighways will have 1.1 Million Daily London Commuters Wanting a Bike Completely revolutionizing the commuting and the efficiency of transportation, London just gave the green light to the “Cycle SuperHighways” these cycle …

Rise of the Planet of the MAMILS

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MAMIL: Acronym for Middle-aged Man In Lycra (Spandex)” Photo Richard Masoner Flickr Creative Commons Attribution Incubated on Training wheels, MAMIL Transformation Completes Mid 30s- early 40s.” Typically seen in packs of 3 to 4, herds of MAMILs have been witnessed swarming roads, highways and intersections. Incubated on training wheels, the adolescent MAMIL evolves from the juvenile BMX-er, venturing to an …

EPIC Mountain Bike VIDEO: Danny MacAskill Conquers Scotland

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EPIC VIDEO: Danny MacAskill Bikes Down Deadly Ridge Line 3,000 FT Drop The most technical riding, perilous terrain and artistic cinematography we’ve ever seen in a biking film. Danny MacAskill somehow continues to be the most innovative biker, with signature style on and off the mountain. Already known for his technical bike abilities in on the trails and in trials, …

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VIDEO: Epic Techicnal Mountain Biking

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Insane Speed, Air, Technical Death traps Avoid colliding with obstacles at high speed, flying over wide gaps, or winding through technical death traps – adrenaline comes in different forms. To mountain biker Johannes Pistrol, he prefers navigating through the jaws of death at insane altitudes in unforgiving terrain.  If that wasn’t enough, he feels the need to climb up the ridiculously steep …

10 Worst Cycling Outfits

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Sorry ladies, if skin tight spandex wasn’t bad enough already- let’s add some nice flesh colored design into the mix. Columbia’s women’s cycling team proudly posed for the cameras in their stretchy onesies, completely oblivious their nude colored cycling outfits looked more than just a bare in the mid-drift, but are at the groin. It was so bad a formal …

BMX + Parkour = Awesome

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If your an avid reader of GearChase.com blog or Facebook page, you know we have a lot of love for two wheelers. What Tim Knoll is doing on a bmx bike is just plain insane and creative.