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Field Test: Lapierre XRM 8.9 - Firm French Flier - Pinkbike

Field Test: Lapierre XRM 8.9 – Firm French Flier – Pinkbike

PINKBIKE FIELD TEST Lapierre XRM 8.9 Words by Matt Beer; photography by Tom Richards Although you might be tired of hearing the term, Lapierre’s marketing team decided to run with the downcountry designation when describing the intent of their XRM series of short-travel bikes. Although there are two frames in Lapierre’s cross-country stable that share …

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Ex-NFL coach sentenced to 3 years over DWI crash that severely injured child

Ex-NFL coach sentenced to 3 years over DWI crash that severely injured child

Former Kansas City Chiefs assistant coach Britt Reid was sentenced to three years in prison for a drunk driving crash that injured five people, including one child severely, according to an attorney for the victims. Reid, 37, pleaded guilty in September to driving while intoxicated in connection with the Kansas City crash. He faced up …

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Tech Week 2023: Bikepacking Gear of All Shapes & Sizes - Pinkbike

Tech Week 2023: Bikepacking Gear of All Shapes & Sizes – Pinkbike

Aeroe All the way from New Zealand, aeroe really doesn’t mess around when it comes to bikepacking, and not just the gravel road variety. The quick-load, cradle-style carriers hold down their waterproof bags with four possible locations on the bike to potentially transport up to 48 L of gear. Are you serious about riding singletrack …

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Tech Week 2023: Smart Trainers, Casual Glasses, & Fresh Bum Cream - Pinkbike

Tech Week 2023: Smart Trainers, Casual Glasses, & Fresh Bum Cream – Pinkbike

Elite Justo Direct Drive Trainer There’s a good chance you’re here to read about some new enduro bike, watch a two-minute video full of sends, or check out all the Red Bull Rampage coverage… all of which has nothing to do with a new trainer from Italian brand Elite. But there’s also a (admittedly smaller) …

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Leslie Jordan, 'Will & Grace' and 'Call Me Kat' actor, dies in car crash at age 67

Leslie Jordan, ‘Will & Grace’ and ‘Call Me Kat’ actor, dies in car crash at age 67

Leslie Jordan, the comedic actor from Will & Grace, Murphy Brown swear Call Me Kathas died at age 67. His spokesperson confirmed to Yahoo Entertainment that Jordan died in a car crash in Los Angeles on Monday morning. “The world is definitely a much darker place today without the love and light of Leslie Jordan,” …

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NASA’s DART asteroid crash: What scientists have learned about Dimorphos so far

Smashing a spacecraft into an asteroid isn’t NASA’s usual approach to planetary science, but it was certainly an opportunity nonetheless. NASA’s Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) spacecraft slammed into a small asteroid called Dimorphos on Sept. 26 to test a potential technique to protect Earth, should we find ourselves on a collision course with a …

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SHIELD Mars Lander

SHIELD: Why NASA Is Trying to Crash Land on Mars

An illustration of SHIELD, a Mars lander concept that would allow lower-cost missions to reach the Red Planet’s surface by safely crash landing, using a collapsible base to absorb the impact. Credit: California Academy of Sciences The experimental SHIELD lander is designed to absorb a hard impact like a car’s crumple zone. Mars nine times, …

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