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First Ride: 2023 Santa Cruz Tallboy Updated, Not Overhauled - Pinkbike

First Ride: 2023 Santa Cruz Tallboy Updated, Not Overhauled – Pinkbike

For Santa Cruz, the previous-generation Tallboy was a bike that became a classic. It seems to resonate with just about everyone who rides it, inspiring a variety of unique custom builds, some focused on as much downhill performance as possible, while others on creating XC machines that are more comfortable than a thoroughbred race bike. …

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First Ride: 2023 Santa Cruz Tallboy Updated, Not Overhauled - Pinkbike

First Ride: 2023 Santa Cruz Tallboy Updated, Not Overhauled – Pinkbike

For Santa Cruz, the previous-generation Tallboy was a bike that became a classic. It seems to resonate with just about everyone who rides it, inspiring a variety of unique custom builds, some focused on as much downhill performance as possible, while others on creating XC machines that are more comfortable than a thoroughbred race bike. …

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Check out: Air Compressors for Tubeless Mounting, Invisible Body Protectors, Giant's Cycling Computer, and Mullet Links - Pinkbike

Check out: Air Compressors for Tubeless Mounting, Invisible Body Protectors, Giant’s Cycling Computer, and Mullet Links – Pinkbike

At Pinkbike, we have a lot of gear on our desks. Check Out is an occasional roundup of everything our technical editors hold. Sometimes it’s a product we’re testing for a long time, and sometimes it’s something we’re pissed about but don’t have time for a full review. Also, sometimes people send us crazy shit …

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First Ride: New Santa Cruz 5010 with In-Frame Storage and Sporty New Hairstyle - Pinkbike

First Ride: New Santa Cruz 5010 with In-Frame Storage and Sporty New Hairstyle – Pinkbike

Santa Cruz has revamped nearly its entire line this year, and today the California brand announced the new 5010. The 5010 has historically had a place in the Santa Cruz line as a 130mm, 27.5-inch trail bike, but it’s now dropped Smaller front wheel, switched to a hybrid wheel setup. (That means the 27.5″ version …

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Field Test: Deviation from Claymore - High Pivot Paradise - Pinkbike

Field Test: Deviation from Claymore – High Pivot Paradise – Pinkbike

PINKBIKE Field Test Deviate from Claymore Words by Mike Kazimer; Photography by Dave Trump On paper, the Claymore looks like a beast, with a high-pivot suspension design, 29-inch wheels and 165mm of rear travel. It’s a slightly different story, with Deviate’s latest carbon creation finally surprising testers with its versatility. Deviate entered the high-pivot world …

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