Movement: Night Ledge Session

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Here’s a short edit we filmed at night on some grind ledges. We ran like a thousand feet of extensions cords to light this thing up so we could ride it at night and it was well worth it. It’s awesome how sending a few text can get such a big group together to ride… Read more »

Shimano Goretex winter shoes

shimano goretex shoe

With winter closing in on us it’s time to start thinking how you can ride through the coming cold days. Shimano offers this nice Goretex shoe to keep your feet dry while a fleece liner keeps them warm.

Old brake fluid

brake fluid

Today’s tech tips is a very important one concerning your brakes. Below you will see new hydraulic fluid on the left and on the right is old fluid turned black. After a good year of heavy riding and many downhill runs, your brake fluid will break down and not work as well as it should…. Read more »

New Product: Dakine Gloves

dakine exodus glove

We are now carrying Dakine, makers of fine mtb gloves, apparel, and bags. We are stocking their hydration packs along with summer and winter gloves. Pictured below is the very affordable($20) Exodus glove which is designed to breathe very well. The ventilator is very similar to the Exodus but with a little more sophisticated design…. Read more »

Clement PDX Cyclocross tires

clement pdx

With all of the rain we’ve been receiving lately, cyclocross races are going to start getting a little muddy! We have the perfect tire here from Clement… the PDX was built to be the weapon of choice for Portland’s vibrant Cyclocross scene. The tread is built to provide enough grip in wet and muddy conditions,… Read more »

Cult Stem and BSD guards

bsd guards

Top load stems are becoming the norm in the BMX world. Taller bars and a new look for your bike are good reasons to try one out. The hub guard is a must have for any BMX rider. These sweet gems from BSD take the place of your lock nut therefore keeping you from having… Read more »

New Fit Completes!

fit inman 1 green 12'

More 2012 Fit completes arrived a few days ago. There are two levels we have in stock. level 1 bikes feature sealed 3 pc cranks, Sealed 9t cassette hub, sealed integrated headset, and a 25 tooth sprocket to stay out of the way during grinds. These are all features that I would have killed for… Read more »

New bikes at OYLC

noroc valence alloy 1 12'

There’s been some new bike arrivals here in the last few weeks, we have a little bit of everything for any type of cyclist including a demo Kona full suspension 29er’. The first bike is the new Kona Jake which is able to ride everything from city streets with potholes to gravel commuter paths to… Read more »


top of dog hill cherokee park

Riding in Louisville is pretty darn good, wether its cherokee park on the road or Waverly on the mtb.We are also lucky enough to have seasons, Fall is a pretty time of year with all the bright colors, it also means base layers, jackets, knee warmers, gloves, hats and embrocation. The smell of a fire places… Read more »

New dirt rag!

dirt rag 159

Issue 159 of dirtrag features a write up on three kona and three Norco bikes. Stop by the shop and read what the dirtrag crew has to say.