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July 11 2011 Gwin and R. Atherton Victorious in Windham
All four Trek World Racing downhill riders performed strongly at Round 5 of the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup in Windham, New York in front of a large US crowd on a short and technical track. Neko Mulally (USA) took another solid top 30 result to move up in...
July 4 2011 Gwin and Moseley Take Double Win in Canada
Despite threats of rain for Sunday's racing in Mont-Sainte-Anne, the wet weather stayed away and allowed for some spectacular racing on the famed mountain in Quebec. Hosting World Cups and World Championships since 1991, it’s a track that all riders want ...
June 20 2011 SHIMANO ULTEGRA brings Di2 technology to the masses
IRVINE, California, 20. June 2011 – Professional riders have been using the SHIMANO DURA-ACE components with Di2 electronic shifting technology in the biggest races in the world over the past four years: over the highest mountains, in the most extreme weat...
May 10 2011 "This is a difficult day for Cycling...."
Shimano is deeply shocked by the death of Wouter Weylandt. We send our condolences to his family and Leopard-TREK team and wish them strength to overcome this great loss. "This is a difficult day for cycling and our Team..." -LeopardTrek Team Leopard|T...
May 5 2011 Anthill Films Announces Riders for Strength in Numbers
Squamish, BC May 4th 2011 - Anthill Films is excited to follow up the announcement of their upcoming mountain bike film, Strength in Numbers, with the confirmed rider list for the film. Strength in Numbers will feature a diverse selection of riders with s...
April 14 2011 DEORE XT gets full make-over at 30th birthday
SHIMANO DEORE XT, the world’s first mountain biking component group is completely revamped for its 30th birthday. From the early days until today, “XT” has been the benchmark in mountain bike component technology, excelling in quality, innovation and perfo...
April 14 2011 SHIMANO XTR SHADOW PLUS derailleur for trail usage
A new addition to the SHIMANO XTR Dyna-Sys drivetrain is the RD-M985 SHADOW PLUS rear derailleur. It features a switch at the pulley cage to enforce a heavier spring tension and activate a friction stabilizer to counteract the forces of up and down chain m...
April 5 2011 PRO introduces Craig Alexander Star Series aerobar
Craig “Crowie” Alexander is a world class professional triathlete from Australia. For more than a decade, Crowie has proven himself as the most versatile swimmer, biker and runner across all distances of triathlon. As one of the most respected triathletes...
March 30 2011 Shimano Inc. donates to earthquake victims in Northeast Japan
Shimano Inc. has donated 100 million Yen (around 1.2 million USD) to the Japanese Red Cross Society and winter cloths worth of 30 million Yen to support the earthquake victims in Northeast Japan. We express our heartfelt sympathy to the people affected ...
March 21 2011 Goss wins Milan – San Remo, using Di2
Irvine,CA, 21. March 2011 – Matthew Goss (HTC-Highroad) celebrated the biggest win in his career last Saturday, beating Fabian Cancellara (Leopard-Trek) on the finish line at Milan-San Remo. The 24 year old Australian sprinter is very satisfied with the...