Santa Cruz Rider Greg Minnaar Leading World Cup

15 Jun

After his win at Fort William, Greg Minnaar is currently leading the Men’s Overall World Cup leaderboard.

MEN’S OVERALL STANDINGS:

1ST: GREG MINNAAR (SANTA CRUZ SYNDICATE) 425
2ND:  Aaron Gwin 378
3rd:  Gee Atherton 327
4th:  Danny Hart 249
5th:  Brook MacDonald 199
6th:  Steve Smith 197
7th:  Sam Hill 195
8th:  STEVE PEAT (SANTA CRUZ SYNDICATE) 190
9TH:  Sam Blenkinsop 172
10th:  Justin Leov 164
14th:  JOSH BRYCELAND (SANTA CRUZ SYNDICATE) 153

Greg Minnaar Wins Fort William World Cup

15 Jun

Greg Minnaar, the Santa Cruz Syndicate Rider, took the win at the UCI Downhill World Cup at Fort William in Scotland. This was his fourth win at Fort Bill and his 50th podium. Steve Peat and Josh Bryceland also had top 15 positions.

1st:  GREG MINNAAR (SANTA CRUZ SYNDICATE)  4:43.85

2nd:  Danny Hart 4:45.15
3rd:  Brook MacDonald 4:45.78
4th:  Gee Atherton 4:46.85
5th:  Aaron Gwin 4:47.04
6th:  Cameron Cole 4:47.60
7th:  Sam Blenkinsop 4:48.12
8th:  Justin Leov 4:48.18
9th:  Sam Hill 4:48.43
10th:  Steve Smith 4:49.67
11th:  STEVE PEAT (SANTA CRUZ SYNDICATE)  4:50.33
14TH:  JOSH BRYCELAND (SANTA CRUZ SYNDICATE)  4:51.46

Butcher Review

11 Jun

“Depending on the rider, the Butcher can be an all-day adventure bike or an all-mountain menace; either way Santa Cruz’s budget 150mm bike packs serious punch”

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Greg Minaar’s Nomad Stolen

21 May

Seen this bike around?

It is the Santa Cruz Syndicate model with Edge carbon wheels and RockShox Lyriks.

It was last seen in Saratoga, Californiaon Tuesday. Anyone with information is asked to call Santa Cruz on at 831-459-7560 or emailinfo@santacruzbicycles.com.

Santa Cruz Highball 29er — First ride review

27 Apr

“The Highball is top-of-class in terms of weight and stiffness, which make it extremely fast, but the chassis lacks built-in comfort”

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Heckler R AM Review

21 Apr

“Superb handling balance, interactive suspension and solid reliability make the Heckler a classic trail bike”

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Sea Otter – Blur XC Updated

20 Apr

The Blur XC has also been updated ready for the 2012 season.

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Santa Cruz Blur TRc Review

10 Apr

“Santa Cruz’s new Blur TRc is super-fun and supremely versatile. However, the price reflects its premium status”

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Santa Cruz Demo Day Video

4 Apr

Rob Roskopp Skateboards

4 Apr

Rob Roskopp is the founder and owner of Santa Cruz Bikes, but he is also an ex skateboard pro. He has had his pro-issue skateboards remade and now available in three colours.