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Specialized release XC and DH Windham videos

0 By on Thursday July 5 2012

It was a good day for Specialized Racing at the UCI Cross Country Mountain Bike World Cup in Windham, New York on Saturday. Burry Stander earned his second-ever World Cup victory while Todd Wells and Lea Davison had their career-best World Cup finishes on the… More ›

Specialized Mont-Sainte-Anne XC Recap

0 By on Wednesday June 27 2012 in Racing

Two Specialized racers made the podium at the UCI Cross Country Mountain Bike World Cup in Mont-Sainte-Anne on Saturday. World Champion Jaroslav Kulhavy finished in third place while Canadian National Champion Max Plaxton had a breakout ride to step onto his first ever World Cup… More ›

La Bresse – just how intense was it?

1 By on Wednesday May 23 2012 in Racing

Specialized (and Victor Lucas) have just posted up a video showcasing the La Bresse XCO course that claimed both Rosara and Karen in the weekend. This clip gives us a pretty damn good look at the just how hard the course was, and in my… More ›

Specialized Steps Up Carbon Fibre Recycling

2 By on Thursday November 17 2011 in Off topic

I just saw this over on bicycleretailer.com and thought it was definitely worth sharing. It’s not news that carbon fibre bikes don’t really decompose and all that epoxy and resin isn’t exactly good for the environment, so with the exponential rise of carbon frames on… More ›

Specialized Up the Ante

5 By on Monday September 19 2011 in Off topic

Okay, if you ignore the fact that this clip has a bit too much “Stumpjumper is awesome” sentiment, it’s a very sick, slick clip. Specialized are definitely upping the ante of late, producing some high quality clips that are well worth watching. More ›

Video: Specialized XC World Champs 2011

1 By on Monday September 12 2011 in Racing

Specialized’s JAROSLAV KULHAVY rode to his first elite men’s cross-country World Championship title on Saturday afternoon in Champery, Switzerland. Winning the rainbow striped jersey capped off a perfect season for the Czech rider, who also won the overall 2011 World Cup two weeks ago. “I’m… More ›