Why We Race Professional Enduro
Well its late February so it’s time to start hitting the warm up races and qualifiers. This year we thought we’d share some insight on why we race professional enduro.
A lot of aspects to professional enduro racing that have direct correlation to consumer MTB. BikeCo owner Joe Binatena’s experiences’ working with the fastest in MTB is brought back and applied to help client’s get the most out of their riding. Suspension setup and tune. Tire combos and setup (as well as tire inserts these days). Cockpit position for a variety of terrain. Wheel setup, tuning and tension. In fact one of the cornerstones of BikeCo, our Frame Prep, has its origins keeping race bikes together!
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Brian Lopes New Ibis Ripley
Check out some shots of BikeCo Pro Rider Brian Lopes’ newest build – the fresh Ibis Ripley!
Ibis’ latest edition of the Ripley stays true to the original’s 29″ wheels, fast acceleration, quick handling as well as a trail slaying personality. Continue reading Brian Lopes New Ibis Ripley
Brian Lopes Ibis Ripmo XTR 12sp
Enjoy some shots of BikeCo Pro Rider Brian Lopes Ibis Ripmo XTR 12sp setup.
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Brian Lopes Ibis Hakka MX
Enjoy some detail shots of BikeCo Pro Rider Brian Lopes Ibis Hakka MX build.
The Hakka MX is designed are a capable gravel, road, cross, and adventure platform. It’s confident geometry will feel familiar to MTB riders. Continue reading Brian Lopes Ibis Hakka MX
Brian Lopes Cockpit Setup Details
Pretty stoked when BikeCo Pro Rider Brian Lopes reads through our blog and takes some time to send notes!
Check out details on Brian’s bar width, layup, rise and stem below:
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Brian Lopes GoPro Games 2018 Prep
Brian Lopes GoPro Games 2018 – enjoy some photos and text as Brian and BikeCo’s Joe Binatena prep for this year’s event in Vail, Colorado.
One of the more fun events over the past few years has been the GoPro Mountain Games in Vail. There’s always something going on. Competitive dog long jump / races, slackline, a IFSC Climbing World Cup Qualifer, a variety of Kayak events, yoga, music, as well as beer.
However the real gem for us is the Enduro race in Eagle, Co. Continue reading Brian Lopes GoPro Games 2018 Prep
Ibis US Enduro Team – Supported by BikeCo.com
BikeCo.com is extremely excited to be an official supporter of the Ibis US Enduro Team.
The Ibis US Enduro team features talented riders Evan Geankoplis, Essence Barton, Paul Serra and Lili Heim. Brian Lopes will captain the Ibis US team as it contests CES events through the summer. Continue reading Ibis US Enduro Team – Supported by BikeCo.com