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A Visual Timeline of Alberto Contador's Career
As the controversial cyclist approaches retirement, we look back on his challenges, victories, and rivalries.
A Pint Glass with Mt. Hood at the Bottom
Discover Mount Hood at the bottom of your empty beer glass.
The Internet of Things Is Finally Coming to Your Gear
XensAir collects all of your data—airtime, speed, vert, distance and force—to help you become a better athlete.
Your Climbing Gym Is Gross (But That's OK)
Turns out your favorite dirtbag climbers aren't the only gross thing hanging out at the local wall.
This CO Town Is Replacing Pavement with Singletrack
What one town's quest to replace pavement with dirt trails means for the rest of the country.
The $8,299 Mother of All Meat Smokers
With 2,000 square inches of cooking space, this is the mother of all meat smokers.
Buy These Running Shoes Before They're Banned!
The springs inside this sole could make you a faster runner
Build an X Games-Worthy Halfpipe in Your Backyard
All you need is a good shovel and some advice from a terrain-park expert.