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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 ›


6 By on Sunday July 24 2011 in Exclusives, Off topic

I’m not talking about the Status, the new helmet or even the carbon Demo. I’m talking about a Zerode. You might like to know that Specialized engineers and product developers were riding the Bike Park on a Zerode. They purchased it and want to test… More ›


2 By on Monday March 14 2011

This Saturday and Sunday (19th and 20th March ) from 10am-4pm at the top of Marjorie Banks St (Charles Plimmer Park) iRIDE are running a Specialized demo day where they will have over twenty test bikes for people to come and try. iRide will have… More ›


0 By on Wednesday February 23 2011

Holy shit! Matt Hunter and photographer Sterling Lorrence go in search of terrain worthy of a Specialized ad and find this! Check out the top notch video below for the full story. More ›

Specialized Pitch Comp Video Review

0 By on Tuesday February 22 2011 in Reviews

Issue 40 of Spoke (due out soon) features a full review of the 2011 Specialized Pitch Comp. Right here you can check out the Pitch in action being ridden by Spoke reviewer Mark Dangerfield at Makara Peak in Wellington, NZ. More ›


0 By on Monday July 5 2010 in Racing

I know some of you out there are road fans, so I thought you might be interested in the fact that Specialized is offering up a fresh new wallpaper for each stage of the Tour, starting with this shot of Alessandro Petacchi taking Stage 1… More ›


0 By on Tuesday June 15 2010

Only 250 went out to Specialized dealers worldwide, but Specialized made one extra just for their fans. And now Sam Hill’s looking for one deserving rider to take this autographed replica Demo frame—just like the one he rode to win the World Cup title in… More ›


0 By on Tuesday April 28 2009

The Collective is stoked to announce that we are preparing to give away one of the sickest bikes ever built to one lucky rider. More ›