1, Scott, Tange HG-4, Tange HG-3 (Batman style anatomic), Ritchey Mountain Grips, Araya RM20/25, Sun Mistral M20/M25 (Sun ad to the right), Sumo, Matrix Singletrack, Araya MP2, Mavic Oxygen M6 (silver, black, hard anno), Specialized GX26/GX28, Mavic MA2/40 (rolled down by Keith Bontrager), Wolber AT20, Araya 7X, Weinmann 420, Ritchey Vantage, Specialized Lambda, Carina and Blob Gel, Selle Italia Turbo and Super Turbo, Vento Propizio, Avocet R-I/R-II, Avocet Gel Flex, San Marcos Rolls/Concor, Pearl Izumi, Vetta Gel and, Shimano Deore XT/Comp, MKS Grafight 2000, Suntour XC Comp/XC II, Hutch Pro and Hi Caliber, SR MTP122(shark)/530, Revcore, Shimano Deore, Victor 747 bear trap, Victor VP-456 (XT Comp copy), MKS Mt. It helps popularize the sport. Do you have a bicycle you like to ride? Mountain Bikes. Odyssey Renegade, Onza Porcupines, Project KOM, Schwinn Moab, experimental tubular mountain bike tires by Vittoria MTB Ranger for Mavic tubular rims, Wolber tubular tires, Tioga T-Bone,  Tioga Avenger OS (Prestige) and Tioga OS,  Salsa Pro Moto,  Offroad Flex Stem, Ritchey Force Comp, Syncros Cattle Prod, Cooks, Answer ATAC, Ibis LD, Klein Mission Control, Ringle Trail Stem, Tange Prestige II, IRD, Tioga Bulge, Tioga Strong, Salsa, Fat Chance T2, Merlin Ti, Scott AT4, Onza Bold Bar ends, SR Power Bulge, Nuke Proof Carbon, Answer Taperlite, Answer Hyperlite,  True Temper Bulge, Profile XCR add-on, Syncros Steerhorn bar ends, Control Stix bar ends, Ritchey Prestige, ODI Tomac Attack, AME, ODI Mountaineer, Grab On Mtn. Previous Article Add A Little Punch To Your Portrait Photography. They stopped alright, but took a lot of hand strength. But beyond making men's and women's road, mountain, hybrid bikes and bicycles for kids, we make memories. A recyclable bike is introduced. Altus - CT92. His mountain bike frames prove to be very popular so that’s exactly the area on which he focuses when he formally launches Chris Chance Cycles. II, Suntour ARX, Suntour Superbe Tech, Suntour Micro Lite shifters, o   Tires: Specialized Crossroads, Specialized Tri Cross, Panaracer, IRC Racer X-1, Mitsuboshi Comp III, o   Stem: Alloy slingshot, SR MTS 100/200, o   Bar: Nitto Bullmoose, Ritchey Bullmoose, SR STB-100, Kususki Bullmoose, o   Rims: Saturne X32, Ukai, Araya 7X, Ambrosio Durex, o   Seats: Avocet Touring I/II, Selle Royal Touring, o   Pedals: Shimano SX, Suntour XC II, MKS BM-10, Suntour MP-1000, Sure Foot III, SR SP-468, SR MP-131, o   Brakes: Shimano Deore XT brakes and levers, Tommaselli levers, Magura Shorty, Moots Mounts, o   Hubs: Specialized Sealed, Shimano Deore XT, Phil Wood, Cook Bros., Shimano Dura Ace EX Freehub, o   Cranks: Sugino TAT, Specialized, Takagi XT, Sugino AT, TA Cyclotourist, Shimano N 600, o   Seatpost: SR Laprade, SR MTE-100 (quick release seat adjustment), o   Bikes:  Breezer, Ritchey Commando (Camo), Shuler Victor (alum font, Cro-Mo rear suspension), Specialized Rockhopper, Trek 850, Raleigh Seattle factory opens, o   Components: Shimano Deore XT (deer head, wide canti's, friction shift, 600 crank, Biopace, nutted hubs, optional Super Plate rear),  Suntour Mountech, Suntour AR, Suntour Le Tech, Suntour AG Tech, Huret Duo Par, o   Tires: IRC X-1, Specialized Tri-Cross, Specialized Stumpjumper, Specialized Crossroads, Snakebelly, o   Stem: Specialized Sling Shot/JR., Suntour XC, SR MTS-100, o   Bar: Fisher Bull Moose/clamp on, Fisher aluminum Bull Moose, SR MTB 100 Cro-Mo/MTB 200 Aluminum, o   Rims: Ambrosio Durex, Specialized Saturae X-22/X-28, Araya RM20/25 and 7X, Sun Metal, Sumo alloy, Ukai, o   Seats: Specialized Lambda/S, Avocet Touring 1, Avocet Racing II, Selle Royal Touring, Viscount Terra. With more than 90 years of history, Shimano is a state-of-the-art company in the development of new technologies: it creates products in response to the needs of cyclists all over the world, made with high quality components, original technology and innovative ideas. In 1981, the first mass-produced mountain bike appeared, intended for use off-pavement over a variety of surfaces. Timeline of the Bicycle History. The first line of mountain bike components for professional racers. o   Forks: Trek Shock Wave/Mogul/Black Diamond, Marzocchi XC400, Manitou 2, Rock Shox Quadra/Mag 21/ Mag10 (non-adjust) (new retention nubs), Scott Uni Shock S/VR/LF, Specialized Future Shock/FSX, Tange Shock Blades, Tange Struts, Ritchey Logic, Tange Switch Blade, Girvin Pro Forx, Girvin Vector/Pro Forx, Answer Manitou II, Answer M Sport, Joe Murray Project Two Ti,  Cannondale Delta V, SR Duo Track, RST 400, Marzocchi PF 1/ XC100/XC200/ XC250/XC300/ XC400/XC 500/EGS, Specialized FS/SE/FSX, Funk, IRD, Joe Murray Z-Link, Halson Inversion, Action Tec, McMahon Shaka, o   Components:  Shimano Deore XT/ XTR (Hyper Drive-C), Suntour XC Pro/ Micro Drive, Grip Shift SRT 300/500, o   Tires:  Onza Aggro/Honch/Racing Porc II, Panaracer Smoke/Smoke Lite/ Smoke Hard Core/Dart SC/HC/Spike, Ritchey Z Max WCS/Mega Bite/Z Max/Alfa Bite/Omega Bite/Mud Max/Climb Max, Tioga Psycho/K/KR/Amber, o   Stem: Control Tech, Joe Breeze, Ritchey Force Comp/ Force Direction, SR Pipe, SR MTS 108/115, Tioga T-Bone/ Super Light, Zoom, Control Tech Ahead, Ritchey Force Lite Ahead, Tioga Alchemy Ahead, o   Bar: Bontrager Ti 150 and butted Ti 118, Control Tech alloy and Ti, Odyssey Stealth, Ritchey Pro Lite/WCS/Comp Lite/ Force Lite, Force Direction, SR Power Bulge, Brahma, Bontrager Bar/Stem combo (Hyperlite bars, non-adjustable), o   Grips: ATI Tomac/Pistol Grips, Bontrager II, Grab On Mtn. o   Seatpost: Strong,   SR Laprade,  Fat Feather,  American Classic,  Syncros Pro Post, SR Tall Cool One, Nitto Pearl, Hydra Post, Shimano Deore XT, Delta, Tioga T-Bone, Onza Rigor Mortis, IRD, Tioga Prestige, Ritchey Logic, Salsa Flip Lock, Hite Rite (Ti), Ringle seat QR. Shimano XTR, SR Tall Cool One/Sport, Control Tech Lawwill Leader, Monolith Rebound 2, SR Duo Track, Tioga Shock Fork, Girvin Vector 1 (black stem), Manitou 3/4/Sport, Marzocchi PF 1/XC100/ XC200/XC250/ XC300/ XC400/XC 500/EGS, Rock Shox Mag10/Mag21, Specialized FS/SE, : Paul's Powerglide (approximate production, 4,000), Joe's, Rhino, Precision Billet (approximate production 4,000). John is the founder of YETI cycles and has been a strong supporter of mountain bike racing. I/II, ODI Tomac Attack, Onza Porcipaws, Onza Ules, Oury, Ritchey True/WCS, Tioga Bio Grip. In 1981 the Specialized Stumpjumper (a name the brand still uses today), was the first mass produced mountain bike. Tioga Psycho/K/II, IRC Piranha Pro, IRC Yeti, Onza Aggro/ Bolas Grandes/ Honch/ Rip/Rail. Breezer Series I (9 bikes), Schwinn Klunker V, Suntour Mighty shifters, Suntour bar end shifters, Huret Duo-par, Suntour VX derailleurs (intro 1977), Magura motorcycle levers, Dia Compe cantilevers, Mafac cantilevers, Phil Wood bottom bracket, TA Cyclotourist cranks, Approx. 1, Scott Hurricane/Slim, ODI Tomac, Odyssey Mohawk, Tange HG-4, Tange HG-3 (Batman shape anatomic grip), Fisher Pyramid, o   Rims: Araya RM 17/20,Araya RX-7/7X, Sun Chinook, Araya SS45, Araya RM440, Matrix Singletrack,  Mavic Oxygen M6 (silver, black, hard anno), Mavic Rando, Specialized GX26/X23, Mavic MA2/40 (rolled down by Keith Bontrager), Ritchey Vantage/Comp, Weinmann Concave, Wolber AT18/20, Saavedra All Terrain, Araya MP22, Matrix Singletrack, Ambrosio New Ontario, Nisi Dart, Ukai 21A, FIR, o   Seats: Specialized Lambda and Blob Gel, Selle Italia Turbo and Super Turbo, Vento Propizio, Avocet R-I/R-II, Avocet Gel Flex, San Marcos Rolls and Concor, Pearl Izumi, Vetta Gel and Supra, Carina, Waveflo, o   Pedals: Shimano Deore XT/Comp, Suntour XC 9000/XC II, Revcore, Shimano Deore/Comp, SR Low fat, SR MTP-122, Victor VP-456 (XT Comp copy), Tioga Sure foot, Scott Clip less prototype, o   Brakes: Interloc U/Rotary, Suntour Power Cam XC/XC Sport, Dia Compe 990/992 U and 952/983/984 canti, Scott/Mathauser finned pads, Shimano link wire w/ bolt, Suntour/Scott Pederson SE brakes (canti and U), Dia Compe Advantage 290/284/Advantage 5 and 292 levers, Magura Hydraulic rim brakes, Shimano Deore/XT II for SLR levers (Power Plate on U brakes), Shimano Deore/XT 2/4 finger with SLR, Grafton Speed Controllers, WTB Roller, Magura Shorty levers, Brodie Brake Booster, Suntour XC low profile canti's, Magura Shorty, o   Helmets: Vetta Corsa/Super Corsa/ Corsa Lite,  Pro-Tec Mirage, Giro soft shell, Bell Quest/Spectrum/Ovation/ V1 Pro, Specialized Air Force, OGK Forza, Etto, Nolan N12, o   Hubs: Hi-E, Bullseye, Shimano Deore/XT (7 speed cassette, 130mm), Matrix, Specialized Sealed, Mavic, Phil Wood, Suntour XC, Mavic, WTB Grease Guard, American Classic. A new sport and new products, this time rims for mountain bikes. LJ12. 5,000 bikes total, Specialized Stumpjumper (approx. In the late ‘70’s and early ‘80’s Gary Fisher along with Joe Breeze, Otis Guy, Tom Ritchey and Charlie Kelly developed the off-road rigs that today we call mountain bikes. Happy 200th birthday to the bicycle! Aero, Sun Mistral M13/M14/M20/M22/M25/Chinook C16/C20, Specialized XL21/GXL 21/X-23/GX-23, Campagnolo Zeta/Kappa/Alpha XL/Beta, Wolber rims for tubular tires, Selle Italia Turbo, Turbo Special and Super Turbo,  San Marcos Rolls and Concor,  Vetta Gel and Supra, San Marco Touring, Viscount Anatomic, Shimano Deore XT/Comp, Suntour XC Pro/XCD, Shimano Deore/Comp, SR Low fat, Victor VP-456 (XT Comp copy), Scott Clip less, Shimano Deore XT Clip less, Power Grips straps, Interloc U/Rotary,  Dia Compe 990/992 U and 984/ 986 canti, Scott/Mathauser finned pads,  Suntour/Scott Pederson SE brakes (canti and U), Dia Compe Advantage 290 levers, Dia Compe 286 and XCE/XCM Short Stop levers, Dia Compe Advantage 5 levers, Magura Hydraulic rim brakes, Shimano Deore/XT II for SLR levers (Power Plate on U brakes), Shimano Deore/XT 2/4 finger with SLR (with or without STI shifters), Grafton Speed Controllers, WTB Speedmaster, Magura Shorty levers, Brodie Brake Booster, Suntour XCE/XCM low profile canti's, Suntour dipped levers, XCE levers (neon colors), Bell Quest/Spectrum/Premier/ V1 Pro, Shoei, OGK Forza, Etto, Matrix, Hi-E, Bullseye, Shimano Deore/XT (7 speed Hyperglide cassette, 130mm), Matrix, Specialized Sealed, Mavic, Phil Wood, Suntour XC, Mavic, American Classic, Suntour XC Pro Grease Guard, WTB Grease Guard, Hugi rear, Bullseye,   Mountain Tamer Quad (4th chain ring), Rock Ring, Mavic 637 Crank and BB, Cook. As we drove down to pick out bicycles, my dad told me that he had met a guy named Bevil Hogg, a South African who owned a bicycle store in Madison, Wisconsin. 930 SHX (mountain bike with suspension fork) 93, electric plum with black decals 94, ice red with silver decals 95, violet/green fade, also ice copper 96, ice inkwell blue with silver decals 97, dry ice green with cream decals: 936 (road bike) 78.5, 79 both several colors. The bicycle as we know it evolved in the 19th century thanks to the work of several different inventors. Jamis introduces the world to the first production mountain bikes designed around Chris Currie of Speedgoat Design's revolutionary 3VO suspension platform. Lite, SR Shark tooth, Look ATB pedals (plastic, looks like road pedals), WTB Toe Flips, Advantage 5 lever, Interloc U, Suntour Power Cam XC/XC Sport, Dia Compe 990 U and 952/960/983/982 NGC canti, Scott/Mathauser finned pads,  Scott Pederson SE brakes (canti and U), Dia Compe Advantage 290/183/284/Tech 5 levers, Magura Hydraulic rim brakes, Shimano  new Deore/XT (link wire w/ bolt, lower profile), Shimano Deore XT U brake, Shimano Deore/XT 4 finger levers, Suntour XC9000 combo brake lever/shifter (index or friction), Magura Shorty, Suntour XCD 6000 levers and power cam, Vetta Corsa/Super Corsa/ Corsa Lite, Avenir Advantage, Pro-Tec Mirage, Giro soft shell, Bell Ovation and V1 Pro, Specialized soft shell, Bell Stratos, Hi-E, Bullseye, Shimano Deore/XT (6 speed cassette, 126mm), Matrix, Specialized Sealed, Mavic, Phil Wood, Suntour XC/Sport, WTB, Bullseye, OvalTech, Bio Pace II, Mountain Tamer Quad (4th chain ring), Sugino Cycloid, Rock Ring, Mavic BB, Cook Brothers Crank (dog bone, replaceable spider), Phil Wood BB, IRD, Strong, SR Laprade, Suntour XC, Sugino SP-O, Odyssey Aerator (pump), WTB, American Classic, Tioga Carbon, Tange Falcon, Tange G-Master, Shimano 600EX, Tioga Master, Shimano Deore XT (rubber cap), Tange CD, Tange R2000, Tange Levin, Specialized, Quik-Fil CO2 inflation, Specialized Toe Clips, Cateye Micro, Specialized nylon cages, Moots Mounts, Bullseye pulleys, Hite Rite, Shimano Shark Fin/Shark Tooth, Bontrager straight, Tange Unicrown, Koski, Manitou,  Fisher AL-1, Kestrel MXZ, Slingshot, Trimble (redesigned), Off Road Toad, Brave, Pinarello, Giordana, Yeti C26 (carbon), MBA Ultimate by Yeti, Alenax, Panasonic PICS (custom), Litespeed, Mongoose IBOC, Kirk Precision (magnesium cast), Browning Automatic Transmission, Shimano Deore II/Deore XT II (7 speed, SIS, 130mm spacing, Hyperglide, Seat post, SLR brakes, Shorty levers, Bio Pace HP, thicker rubber headset seal), Shimano Mountain LX, Exage Mountain/Trail/Country, Suntour XC 9010, XCD 6000( AccuShift, 7 speed, roller cam), XCM/XCE, Campagnolo Euclid (MonoPlanar U brakes, huge brake levers, brake mounted shifters, quick release seat post clamp), DT Competition 2.0/1.8/2.0 spokes, Ritchey Force, Ritchey Duro, Ritchey Mega Bite Hard Drive/Over Drive, Ritchey Quad, Matrix Singletrack, Marin Rock Star, Specialized Ground Control, Specialized Hardpack, Tioga Farmer John/Cousin/Nephew, Fisher FatTrax, Panaracer Ibex, Panaracer Timbuk II, Continental Grand Canyon/Town and Country, Marin Pro Combo, Cycle Pro Mudslinger/Pinnacle, IRC X-1, Michelin Hi-Lite Express, Tioga T-Bone,   Salsa Pro Moto, Odyssey Pro Steer (with cam), Offroad Flex Stem, Specialized forged,   Fisher Rhino, Ritchey Force, Ringle Trail Stem, Grove, Syncros Cattle Prod, Nitto MT-5, Ritchey Force Direction, ABM, IRD Macaroni, Cook Brothers, Tioga Prestige/II, IRD, Tioga Bulge, Salsa Moto, Fat Chance, Fat Chance Ti, Scott AT4, Onza Bold Bar ends, SR Power Bulge, Nuke Proof Carbon, Answer Taperlite, Profile adjustable bull horn, Aerolite Carbon, Acerbis hand guards, Tioga Strong, Fisher Bulge, Ritchey Force Direction, Merlin Ti, WTB drop, Salsa True Temper, Answer Taper Pro, Syncros straight, Renthal Narrow One, Specialized, Fisher Power Bulge, Grove Innovations, Grove Innovations Hammerhead one piece, Odyssey Pro-Steer, Tioga Mountaineer, Fisher Ti, Tioga Carbon, Polycycle Carbon, Aerosport Carbon, ODI Mushroom, AME, ODI Mountaineer, Grab On Mtn. Over a Few Beers Fast forward to the winter of 1975, two gentlemen met at a dimly lit bar in a classic Wisconsin supper club called The Pine Knoll. The velocipedewas invented by the German Baron von Drais in 1817 to enable people to replace draft horses for plowing fields – a necessary invention after a crop failure the previous year had led to the widespread slaughter of horses. Diese Webseite verwendet Cookies, um Besuchern ein optimales Nutzererlebnis zu bieten. Finally, in the early 1990's Tom began reducing his frame output, building 100 to 150 frames per year in the early 1990's and tapering from there. I have been the official mechanic at 6-Day Bike Races for over 25 years and have serviced every make of racing bicycle used. The first mass-production mountain bikes came with cantilevers (and motorcycle brake levers). ), Pulstar, Shimano XT/XTR, Suntour XC Pro GG, White Industries, Clark-Kent, Hugi w/ Star Ratchet, Dia Compe Tsali, Hope, Machine Tech, Nuke Proof Ti or Carbon, Justin Prohubz, T-Gear Eclipse, Ringle Bubba, o   Cranks: Breeze Vortex, Onza HO, Ritchey Logic/ Compact, Shimano XTR/XT, Suntour XC Pro/Micro Drive, Ritchey Pro Lite/ Ti bottom brackets, Limbo Spider, Avid Microdaptor (58mm ring on 74mm), o   Seatpost: American Classic Equipment Ti/Alloy, Control Tech Control Post, Kalloy Uno/Laprade, Ritchey WCS/Force Direction. II/SS-7, o   Brakes: Avid Tri-Align II, Control Tech Canti, Dia Compe VC 900/VC 800/987/980/ 990 U brake, Machine, Tech Zero Flex 2, Rhino tubular arm canti., WCW "The Clamp",  Marinovative Cheap Trick, Onza HO, Paul Crosstop 3/ Stoplight/Stoplight MC, Ritchey Logic/WCS,  Sachs Quarz, SRP, WTB canti and Roller Cam, Shimano Deore XT/XTR(M950) "V" brakes, Deore XT (M737) cantilever, Cane Creek Speed Check disk brake/Tsali hub, Sachs Power Disk, Magura Hydraulic, Curve OM, Curve Jaws, Crystal Design, Rhino Racing, Gravity Research Pipe Dreams, WTB Speedmaster, Gravity Research Rim Crusher, AMP D-1 disk brakes, Sachs Power Disc II, Brew Brew lite Mountain, Control Tech cantilever, Caramba, o   Hubs: Adventure Components apX/Chub, American Classic free hub/OS 19, Cane Creek Tsali, Chris King, CODA (Hugi), DT-Hugi, Machine Tech Hollow Core/Power claw, Nuke Proof Atom Bomb/Bomb Shell, Paul Fhub, Sachs Quarz/Neos, TNT Hard Drive, Tioga Direct Pull, Zipp Composite, White Industries Ti front/Tracker/Ti cassette, WTB New Paradigm/Momentum, Brew Mountain, TNT HDS, Caramba, Nuke Proof Atom Bomb, Rhino Racing, Ultimate Machine, Gila Bike, o   Cranks: CODA 502/701 CNC, Ritchey Logic/Compact, Sachs Quarz/Neos, Sugino Mighty 900/Impel/700 Compacts, Sugino Mighty XP Pro/Fuse 500 standard rings, Deore XT Hyper drive C, Shimano XTR new 4 bolt, White Industries forged compact (Japan), Adventure Components, American Classic Stiff Arm, Caramba double barrel, TNT Extra Light/Hard Drive, Topline compact/standard, White Industries forged, Rhino Forged, Specialized Strong Arm, Sachs Quarz, Cook Bros. RS (Hyper and Standard), Brew Dirt Lickers, Kooka Vader/Low Pro, DH, Profile MTB Billet, TNT HDS/XLS. Cannondale brought mountain bikes into the market in 1984. A group of 20 young french cyclists created a sport remarkably similar to modern day mountain biking. Tioga T-Bone, Club Roost I-Beam, Tioga Alchemy, Club Roost Go Fast, Tioga DL-2001, Zoom Bar 2000/6000, Zoom Brahma, Poo-Poo grips, ODI Toadstool, ODI Attack, Yeti Speed Grips, Pedros Blackwalls/Slimwalls/Prayer Stix, ATI Tomac, Onza Ules/Porcipaws, Araya RM-20/TM-18/RM-395/RM-17/RM-400 Pro, Mavic 231/217, Tioga Disk Drive, Uni disk cover, Velocity Twin Hollow/Triple V. Bontrager BCX-1/2/3, Tioga Clip man, Shimano PD-M747 Deore XT/PD-M535 Deore LX, Onza HO/Ti, Shimano PD-M735 Deore XT, Tioga Surefoot III/VI, Odyssey Svelte Sport/Comp/Pro, Sachs New Success, Tioga Straight Pull, Dia Compe Tsali, Suntour XC Pro, Hope Ultra Lite, Fatso, Ti-Glide, Tioga Revolver, Sachs New Success, Syncros Revolution (first actual production), Sweet Wings, Tioga Bear Trap/Avenger OS, Shimano Deore XT sealed cartridge, Onza Mongo, Dia Compe Alchemy/"S"/Kontak, Sakae FX alloy rigid, SR Duo-Track 8001/9001, Girvin Vector 2 (silver stem), Manitou EFC/3/4/Magnum/Comp, Marzocchi XC600/XC700/DH3/XCR, Rock Shox Judy XC/SL/DH/FSX, Rock Shox Mag 21/Quadra 5/Quadra 21/Quadra 21 R, Grip Shift ESP 900, Paul Powerglide (approximate production 4,000) , Precision Billet Pro Shift (approximate production, 10,000), Sachs Quarz/New Success/Neos, Shimano XTR (M950), Paul's 409 front, Precision Billet MTS front, XTR/E plate, Rhino Racing, Grip Shift ESP 900/X-Ray 800/600/400, Shimano XTR/XT rapid fire, Panaracer Duster Pro/XC Dart/XC Smoke/SC Magic/Spike/Smoke/Dart/Dart Blue/ Smoke Blue, Onza Aggro/Honch/Dave/Dan/Rip/Rail/Porc II, Ritchey Alfa Bite/Omega Bite/Climb Max/Mad Max/Z Max Megabite, Tioga Psycho/K/TT, Vetta Chaos Theory, WTB Velociraptor/Desert Raptor/Primal Raptor, Control Tech, Qranc, Ritchey ForceLite, Titec, Tioga Alchemy, Zoom, Slick Rock Suspension (J.D. The Sequel is also launched in 2019. May 1982 Long Beach Trade Show featured the following mountain bikes: Stumpjumper, Mountain Goat, Sidewinder, MountainBike, Alpine, Breezer, Trailmaster, Pipeline, Bruiser, Sherpa, Alpina, Fisher MountainBike tandem. o Bikes: Marin (Manitou) full suspension (fork legs in rear), Mountain Cycles San Andreas, Mongoose (Amp), Trek 9800 (OCLV), Slingshot, Litespeed Ocoee (full suspension), American Beryllium, Raleigh Tomac Signature, Hawk F26, Monolith, Mantis Pro Floater, Mongoose Amplifier, Crosstrac, Fish Lips (with Action Tec front suspension), Legacy 2 wheel drive, Specialized FSR, WTB Phoenix o   Cranks: Shimano 600 Biopace, Specialized ST (cold forge)/ST-2(melt forge), Takagi Tourney XT, Sugino TAT, Sugino AT, Sugino TGT, Cook Bros. o   Seatpost: SR Laprade, Suntour XC, American Eagle, Hite Rite, o   Headset: Shimano New 600 EX, Specialized Channel Seal steel or alloy, o   Other: Cateye Solar, Cateye Mate, Mount Zefal pump, o   Forks: Tange Unicrown, Ritchey Unifork, o   Bikes: Pink Team Stumpjumper, Ritchey Commando, Fat Chance, Mountain Goat Trials, Montaneus (adjustable head angle), Crotch Rocket, Fat City Kicker, Fisher Excalibur, o   Components: Shimano Deore XT (deer head, wide canti's, friction shift, 600 crank, Biopace, nutted hubs, optional Super Plate rear), Suntour XC, Suntour XC Sport,   Shimano Light Action, Suntour AR, Suntour Mountech, Suntour LeTech, Suntour AG, o   Tires: IRC X-1, Specialized Tri-Cross, Specialized Ground Control, Specialized Crossroads, Fisher FatTrax, Ritchey Force, Ritchey Quad. 1996 Norco signs 17-year-old Ryan Leech to the Norco Factory Team, becoming the first Canadian company to sponsor a trials rider. Bevil was looking for someone to invest in his store. In 1981 the Specialized Stumpjumper (a name the brand still uses today), was the first mass produced mountain bike. Ritchey FD, Fast Feather, Kingsberry/Ti, Dean Ti, Kalloy Uno, Kore Lite, Dirt Research, Control Tech, o   Headset: Thread Head, Dia Compe Ahead, Ritchey Logic Comp/Expert, Chris King, Onza Mongo/II, Joe Murray Impact, American Classic Airlock, o   Other: Rek Tek Ti cogs, Action Tec Ti cogs. M ountain biking was still in its infancy in 1981 when Mike Sinyard, the founder of Specialized Bicycle Components, began to produce and market the Stumpjumper, the world’s first production mountain bike. In 1986, the Company opened the world's most sophisticated ski pole factory in Italy and became the global leader in ski pole production. Timeline 1885Richard Morriss Woodhead and Paul Eugene Louis Angois begun building bicycles in a small workshop on Raleigh Street, Nottingham 1886William Ellis joined Woodhead and Angois as the first principal financial investor. We thought we’d bring some of these often overlooked trends in mountain bike geometry and component fit to the forefront. 2013. ), Hi-E, Shimano Deore XT (bolt-on, threaded, hi-flange, silver/black, nutted only), Phil Wood, Shimano Dura-Ace freehub (126mm or 130mm), American Classic, WTB with grease port, SR, Suzue, Cook Bros., Maillard Diablo, o   Cranks: Shimano 600 Biopace, Specialized ST (cold forge)/ST-2(melt forge), Cook Bros. (black or silver), Sugino LT/TVP/TAT/AT, SR SA/SXC/FX, Sugino Cycloid, o   Seatpost: SR Laprade, Suntour XC, American Classic, Hite Rite/Extra, SR MTE 100, IRD, o   Headset:  Shimano New 600 EX, Specialized Channel Seal steel or alloy, o   Bikes: Manitou Prototype, Cunningham Indian, Descender rear suspension, SE Shocker, Bushido, American Breezer/ Comp Lite/ Montaneus, Offroad Mountain Pro, Tomac Mongoose, Trek 8000 (bonded aluminum), Diamond Back Arrival, o   Components: Shimano Deore XT (6 speed, U-brake, Biopace II, SIS, 130mm spacing), Browning, Automatic Transmission, Suntour XC9000/ Sport 7000 AccuShift, Suntour AccuShift 3000,5000, Shimano Deore, Shimano Light Action, o   Tires: Ritchey Quad, Ritchey Force,  Cycle Pro Pinnacle, IRC Racer X-1,  Marin Rock Star, Specialized Ground Control, Specialized Crossroads II, Specialized Hardpack, Tioga Farmer John, Fisher FatTrax , Panaracer Ibex, IRC Blizzard, IRC Duromax, o   Stem: Tioga T-Bone, Salsa Pro Moto, Specialized Sling Shot, Fisher Rhino, Ritchey Force Direction, Suntour XC, o   Bar: Fisher Bull Moose, Fisher Bulge, Ritchey Twin Strut, Specialized, Salsa Moto Bar, Nitto Alloy, Tioga, o   Grips: ODI Mushroom, ODI Mountaineer, Grab On, AME, o   Rims: Araya RM20/25, Sun Levanter, Sun Mistral, Ukai, Araya 7X, Saturae HX22/X28, o   Seats: Specialized Lambda, Selle Italia Turbo, Avocet Touring II, Vetta Max 1 and Nuvola, o   Pedals: Shimano Deore XT, MKS Grafight 2000, Suntour XC II, o   Brakes: Interloc, Suntour Power Can XC/XC Sport, Dia Compe 990 U and 928 canti, Dia Compe Advantage 290 levers, Magura Hydraulic rim brakes, Shimano  Deore XT , Shimano Deore XT U brake, Shimano Deore/XT 4 finger levers,  Magura Shorty, Shimano AT-50, WTB Speedmaster, o   Hubs: Hi-E, Bullseye, Shimano Deore XT (6 speed cassette, 126mm), Specialized Sealed,  Phil Wood, Suntour XC/Sport, Suzue, Sanshin, o   Cranks: Bullseye, SR OvalTech, Bio Pace II, Cook Brothers Racing, Specialized ST-2, Sakae SX, o   Other: Hite Rite, Shimano Shark Fin, WTB  Toe Flips, Bikes: Manitou, Formula 1 (20"), Bushido full suspension, Offroad, Kestrel Nitro (show bike), Slingshot, Trimble, Off Road Toad, American Comp Lite, Fisher CR-7 (aluminum front bolt -on Cro-Mo rear). “ this is one of the US sets a new bicycle speed record 152.284... 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