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Mountain Biker Completes Ride To The South Pole

In much the same fashion as climbing Everest, skiing to the South Pole has become of those activities that is routinely found on the bucket lists of many adventurers. Beginning each year in November, a small group of hardy souls heads to Antarctica to make the gruelling journey through one [...]

Gear Review – Rocky Mountain Altitude 750 MSL

Gear Review – Rocky Mountain Altitude 750 MSL

Rocky Mountain Bikes of Vancouver, British Columbia, has been building killer bikes for over 30 years.  For 2013 they have taken an old favorite, the Altitude, and crafted a beautiful 650b bike. 650b’s have claimed the middle road of tire diameter, landing between 26 inch and 29 inch tires at [...]

Eric Larsen Pulls Plug on Cycle South Expedition

Eric Larsen Pulls Plug on Cycle South Expedition

After 16 days out on the Antarctic ice, veteran polar explorer Eric Larsen has decided to end his Cycle South Expedition. Larsen had hoped to become the first person to ride a mountain bike from Hercules Inlet – located along the Antarctic coast – to the South Pole.