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We've Gone Plum Crazy For This Orbea Oiz

We've Gone Plum Crazy For This Orbea Oiz

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

As we've mentioned already, the Orbea Oiz OMR cross-country mountain bike is one of Contender's Most Anticipated bikes of 2019. Fortunately for us, they've just started to trickle in, each one more unique than the next. And though we always find a way love all bikes equally (much like children),...
Introducing the all-new 2019 Orbea Oiz

Introducing the all-new 2019 Orbea Oiz

Written by Cody Wignall, on Mar 03, 2021

After years of hearing that “XC is dead”, we’re seeing a bit of a resurgence in the cross-country field. It is spearheaded by an industry push toward imbuing typically-twitchy XC bikes with enduro confidence, or by actual demand from the market, there are plenty of new mountain bikes on the...