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A sport in which participants use specialised bicycles to navigate rough, steep trails
Risks Concussions, fractures, death
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mountain biking

Sports medicine A sport in which participants use specialized bicycles to navigate rough, steep trails covered with unforgiving rocks Injury risk Concussions, fractures, death. See Extreme sport, Novelty seeking behavior.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Key players in the mountain bike footwear and socks market are inclined towards partnership with different companies and events for product promotions and expanding their geographical presence.
He has previously won both the regional mountain bike championships on numerous occasions, 5k course, and is an Olympic sport.
At 8.50pm on Wednesday, April 5 a diamond black mountain bike was stolen from The Cree.
Later in the month he went on to claim 11 more mountain bike challenges while carrying a 50lb backpack along the Monarchs Way footpath and sections of the Avon canal - the longest of which was a 60km ride in three hours, 52 minutes and 20 seconds.
May 31 -- Millstone Grind XC and Marathon mountain bike race, Millstone Trails, Websterville, Vermont.
''We bought ten bikes with the money, and then Constable Mike Holmes and I went on mountain bikes courses.
The Hatta Mountain Bike Trail Centre is a community-driven initiative between the Hatta section of Dubai Municipality and a few members of HOT-COG-MTB, a Dubai-based mountain bike club.
The top 15 list, compiled by Mountain Bike Trail community website iBikeRide, also includes Blaenau Ffestiniog's Antur Stiniog and Wrexham's Coed Llandegla Mountain Bike Centre.
A yellow Raleigh adult's mountain bike, a turquoise woman's Raleigh mountain bike, a burgundy mountain bike, a small pink child's mountain bike and a small lime and green BMX.
Santiago Canyon College (Calif) student Leigh Donovan will be inducted into the Mountain Bike Hall of Fame.
Brown said that mountain bike tourism is common in Bellingham, and most out-of-town bicyclists spend money in town.
Paterno seems to not get enough of the difficult mountain bike tracks in this part of San Mateo, Rizal.