Orange Mountain Bikes Return to North America

Orange Mountain Bikes Return to North America

in News and Media by Carl H. Martens

Orange Mountain Bikes formally returns to the United States and Canada partnering with Aventuron to provide a fully dedicated distribution structure

Aventuron, a distributor in the bicycle and outdoor industries, is pleased to announce that Orange Mountain Bikes has formally returned to the U.S. and Canadian markets by being available exclusively through the company. With a rich history in producing hand-built frames in small batches, each Orange Mountain Bike is skillfully crafted to perform perfectly for the conditions it is designed for. Founded in 1988, Orange is headquartered in Halifax, United Kingdom and produces a wide range of mountain bikes, ranging from the full-suspension downhill 324 to the steel hardtail P7. Orange’s original hardtail, the Clockwork, was named after the film by a similar name. Orange-sponsored riders have held the downhill world cup championship, as well as the women’s under-21 downhill world championship.

Sandman Bikes an Introduction

Sandman Bikes an Introduction

in Cycling, Featured, News and Media by Carl H. Martens

Fat bikes have been a large trend in the bicycle industry recently. But specialists like Sandman Bikes have been tinkering about these bikes for far over ten years. Built on this experience, Sandman Bikes offers a full line-up of fat bikes to serve all preferences and needs. Now the brand is looking to expand its network of dealers globally. 

Bike Repair Stands: How to Buy One You Can Live With

Bike Repair Stands: How to Buy One You Can Live With

in Cycling by Carl H. Martens

A lot of bike enthusiasts are learning that a solid bike repair stand, some good-quality tools and a little know-how quickly pay for themselves by eliminating maintenance and basic repairs at the shop. If you’re thinking about joining those ranks, here are some tips on choosing a bike repair stand that’s right for you. 

Off Road Trailer Buyer’s Guide

Off Road Trailer Buyer’s Guide

in Backpacking & Camping by Carl H. Martens

Thinking about joining the growing number of off-road trailer enthusiasts? If you plan to purchase your own trailer, here’s a concise buyer’s guide to off-road, overlanding focused trailers. 

Bike Doctor Will See You Now

Bike Doctor Will See You Now

in Cycling by Carl H. Martens

“There’s an app for that.” Seems like you hear that all the time, right? Well, now there’s a bike maintenance app that you won’t want to be without. Bike Doctor, from our friends over at London Cyclist, has a polished, professional look that’s matched by its functionality and ease of use. Seriously, when was the last time you packed a repair manual for a day trek? But if you have your phone, you have all the know-how you need to deal with a mechanical issue.