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Kyle Strait

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With his out-of-nowhere win at the 2001 Sea Otter Classic, Kyle was hailed as “the next Ryan Nyquist.” He squeeezes in NORBA competitions, World Cup contests, and global one-off events such as Red Bull Rampage. Kyle won the 2004 Red Bull Taxco Downtown with a 60-foot gap jump as well as the 2005 Red Bull Valparaiso Downtown. But his most exciting competition was the 2004 World Junior Downhill Championships in France. Kyle’s third-place finish was his first World Championship podium and the only downhill medal awarded to a U.S. rider. Read more about Kyle Strait

Recent Mountain Bike News

  • Oakley's Nino Schurter Wins SRAM XX Maremma Cup

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    Posted about 4 years ago by Erin Edwards

    Oakley’s World Champion Nino Schurter starts his 2010 campaign in style by winning the SRAM XX Maremma Cup in Massa Marittima, Tuscany. Oakley’s Florian Vogel takes 5th.

  • Jeremy Horgan-Kobelski and Heather Irmiger Visit Oakley Headquarters

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    Posted about 4 years ago by Erin Edwards

    Last week, mountain bike’s golden couple, Jeremy Horgen-Kobelski and Heather Irmiger stopped by Oakley. The Boulder, Colorado based couple took a break from the cold for a week of what they thought would be warm weather training in Santa Barbara, only to be hit So Cals biggest storm in 10 years. Before their arrival the talk around the compound sounded the same. “These two are legit…both top pros in their own right. The real deal.” After they toured Oakley and, of course, went for a ride, we caught up with the double US marathon and cross-country champions.

  • Oakley's Greg Minnaar Recovering After Enduro MX Crash

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    Posted over 4 years ago by Erin Edwards

    South African Oakley’s Greg Minnaar is recovering in the hospital after a crash this weekend. He broke his collarbone and had to have surgery on his left leg for the treatment of blood clots that had formed after the accident. The medical term for this injury to his leg is compartment syndrome. The multiple World Cup Champion was competing in a regional Hare Scramble Enduro event, about 45 minutes from his home town of Pietermaritzburg, as part of his preparation for the Roof Of Africa Enduro scheduled for later this month.

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