There are plenty of bikes out on the market which hit the target of components and budget in the vicinity of the GT Series 2. Most of these bikes are rebranded frames or siblings of the higher tier with lackluster specs. Very few of those bikes are worthwhile...My first impressions of the bike were coy. It looked like another half-baked frame just to serve a particular market, but my initial impressions changed once I put my leg over the bike and took it on a real ride. ...(Click for more)
I recently had a chance to try on the Alpinestars Nemesis jersey and bib shorts. Let me begin by saying that I consider myself to be fairly picky with my cycling attire, mostly due to my skin being on the sensitive side of the spectrum. The first thing I noticed about the Alpinestars kit was how comfortable the material was...(Click for more)
Starting with May's First Thursday Evening ride, every qualifying event that you attend will automatically count as a raffle entry to win our summer-long Ride With Jenson USA contest. The more events that you are able to attend, the higher your chances of winning one of the prizes. At each event, you will receive a raffle ticket. On September 5th, we will pick the winners. Click here to see the list of qualifying events!
On a fantastic 85 degree November day, Ibis Bicycles stopped by Jenson USA for an employee only demo with a fleet of Ibis Ripley 29ers and Ibis Mojo HDR 27.5 bikes. Kirk from Ibis happily got us all set-up on the latest and greatest for us to rip on the Sycamore Canyon park that is located around the corner from Jenson USA HQ. Check out more and see the photos here!
First Thursday of every month at 6:00pm Riverside, CA
Fox MTB and Jenson USA will team up on this Thursdays ride - 3/6/14!!
Fox Head will be at Jenson USA at 5pm with some cool giveaways and to show off some of their new 2014 apparel line. Come check out some of the gear that we reported on back in February from the San Juan Trails! Join our staff for a 1-2 hour mountain bike ride at Sycamore Canyon Park on the first Thursday of every month. Meet in the front parking lot at our Riverside, CA headquarters and be ready to roll promptly at 6:00pm. All skill levels and abilities welcome, we will split into multiple groups as needed. Please be self-sufficient with your own helmet, water, tools, etc. You will also need lights during the winter months.
November 3, 2013
1100 N Grand Ave
The 23rd Annual Mt. Sac Fat Tire Classic is race #3 in the "Triple Crown Series".
Mountain bike categories that will be racing range from beginners to pro men and women. Some of the special classes include single speed, high school/Jr. high school, clydesdales and an elementary school class. For more information and to register online check out their registration page.
November 2, 2013 9am - 2pm
Chino Hills Park, Carbon Canyon Entrance
For 2014 Giant Bicycles is putting a lot of support behind the 27.5 platform. If you have been curious about the new wheel size and how the new 27.5 mountain bikes ride, come out and join Jenson USA Corona and Giant Bicycles on November 2. The demo will be at Chino Hills State Park at the Carbon Canyon entrance from 9am to 2pm. Giant Bicycles will be bringing all the new 27.5 mountain bikes as well as the Liv/Giant fleet. For more information, please call the Jenson USA Corona store at 951-736-0700 and don't forget your helmet and riding gear.
**Just added a Liv/Giant women's ride during the demo. This women's only ride will depart at 10:30am and be led by a Liv/Giant rider. Be there by 10am to get fitted and set up!
November 2, 2013
Meets at Hanger 24 in Redlands, CA at 7am
1710 Sessums Dr.
Redlands, CA 92374
The Bike for Bender SART Hell Ride is organized by long time Jenson USA partner Bike for Bender. Hell Ride is a point-to-point “adventure” that starts with a shuttle ride that goes deep into the San Bernardino Mountains up Hwy 38. It starts at South Fork and then follows the Santa Ana River Trail (SART) all the way back to Redlands. The ride has been going on for 21 years now, and every year riders from all over SoCal come out to participate in this inaugural event.
The ride is very challenging, but includes breathtaking views and awesome single track the whole way. There will be vehicles to assist in shuttling riders. For more information, check out www.bikeforbender.com/sart-hell-ride
Saturday, September 14 2013 9:00am - 5:00pm
Join us for Jenson USA Customer Appreciation Day at Snow Summit's Adventure Park on September 14, 2013. Come and ride the new mountain bike trails at Snow Summit with Jenson USA employees and stick around for a chance to win raffle prizes donated by Jenson USA!
Jenson USA has negotiated special group pricing - meet us at the Jenson USA tents in the Snow Summit parking lot from 8:30 to 1:30pm to pick up your wrist band that will entitle you to an all day pass for $25 (regular price $32) or an afternoon pass (after 1pm) for $16 (regular price $22). Snow Summit opens at 9am and the lifts run until 5pm.
To speed up the check-in process, fill out the EZ waiver ahead of time at - use the Summer Participation Agreement. Please enter 31 in the space for group number. See you up on the mountain!