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September 6, 2010 Bikeskills Clinics and Events

Join the world’s best cyclists, including world champions Steve Peat, Greg Minnaar, Leigh Donovan and Joe Lawwill along with Cedric Gracia,  Crankworx winners Cameron Zink and Jamie Goldman. We’ll be offering an array of clinics ranging from Slopestyle, Downhill, Women’s Only, as well as our basic Trail Riding clinics this coming 24-26 September at Northstar at Lake Tahoe. […]

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Bikeskills Instructors do their part to bring a new trail to life in SoCal

August 8, 2010 Cycling and Sports Technology Reports

Bob Loeffler, the creator of Bikeskills’ New Rider Day program, works a McLeod Fire Tool and World Champion mountain biker Joe Lawwill has a set of hedge shears under control. Read more about how Joe and Bob braved the heat  to help SoCal riders gain access to some new single track in SoCal.

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With Instense Heat Across the Nation: Be Careful Out There!

July 15, 2010 General Action Sports News and Events

Recent soaring and sustained temparturees across the nation can make for some of the most dangerous riding conditions.  In addition to taking this chart seriously, read on about what to do if you’ve experienced heat related illness

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Amie Engerbrestsen Joins the BIKESKILLS Team

July 10, 2010 Bikeskills Clinics and Events

Skier, Scholar, Sky Diver, and all-around action sports addict and advocate, Amie Engerbretsen, has joined our Bikeskills family. Fresh out of Columbia graduate school, Amie will be managing various projects including our upcoming weekend on clinics and bike demos this September at Northstar with Santa Cruz Bicycles and featuring Greg Minnaar. Stay tuned for the details from Amie!

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BIKESKILLS’ Greg Minnaar Wins Again at Leogang Austria and Remains in First Place in the World Cup Standings

June 20, 2010 Cycling and Sports Technology Reports

Bikeskills’ Greg Minnaar flashes by on his way to another win in the 2010 UCI World Cup Series. Greg has been very consistent this year with first, third, and first place finishes in the still-early World Cup Series. What might be mountain biking’s most spectacular event is also the sports’ most skill-intensive. Read on to learn the […]

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A Great Ride Through the Yorkshire Moors…

April 7, 2010 General Action Sports News and Events

Every now and then someone captures the essence of mountain biking. Chris Akrigg does just that in this video. Check Chris’ spectacular skills in an equally spectacular setting.

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BIKESKILLS Jumping Video Reaches Elusive Platinum View Level

March 27, 2010 General Action Sports News and Events

Getting One Million Views on YouTube Really is a Big Deal! While it took a while, one of our BIKESKILLS instruction videos just hit the 1,000,000 view mark! To be honest, we’re happy not just because one of our videos accomplished something that only 1 out of every 15,000 or so mountain biking videos submitted to YouTube […]

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A New Cycling Scene Emerges at the Base of Mt Tam…

March 26, 2010 Cycling and Sports Technology Reports

Bikeskills NorCal’s Jiro Nakamura holds court at the Mill Valley Middle School At the base of the mountain that many feel nurtured the growth of mountain biking, a couple of progressive parents are doing what they can to ensure the next generation of mountain bikers get a head start on all mountain riding. Stay tuned for more.

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