An Introduction to the Epic MTB Destination of Fernie, BC

An Introduction to the Epic MTB Destination of Fernie, BC

British Columbia is filthy-rich with mountain bike destinations. One day over lunch I asked our guides, Ryan and Johanna, to tell me what they thought the best under-the-radar mountain bike destinations in BC were. As they started naming off towns left and right, they quickly reached a list of about a dozen spots that were well-worth visiting…

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Santa Cruz Bicycles Mother Lode Epic race report

Racers gathered early at the finish area, excited for what was to come. Editor’s note: This post was written by Clint Classen. All photos are courtesy Mother Lode Epic/Scott Williams. You can see a huge gallery of images here. For complete race results head to timeyourrace.com. To learn more about the event, visit motherlodeepic.com. Two

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All New Specialized Epic FSR Goes Single Pivot, Frame Drops More Than a Pound

All New Specialized Epic FSR Goes Single Pivot, Frame Drops More Than a Pound

Cross-country mountain bike racing has undergone a noticeable transformation lately, adding challenging technical features that would’ve made DH riders tap the brakes just a few years ago. Hot on the heels of the announcement of Giant’s updated Anthem 29 XC race bike, Specialized is giving the Epic FSR the same longer, slacker treatment to its venerable full-suspension XC

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