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International News16.09.2016

Race bike perfection...

The IZALCO MAX Team AG2R scored 5 out of 5 stars at bikeradar. The testers were greatly impressed by the sublime handling and the smoothness of the IZALCO MAX T...

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The new FOCUS JAM C SL scored very highly on the first trials and performances in the Bike, Ride and MountainBike magazines, receiving scores of "Outstandi...

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International News18.07.2016

German Champion XC Elite...

Markus Schulte-Lünzum wins the German XC Elite title! 1. Markus Schulte-Lünzum 2. Moritz Milatz 3. Christian Pfäffle...

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International News14.07.2016

Best trail bike!...

The FOCUS SPINE Factory is the winner of the grand trail bike test of Enduro Mountainbike Magazine. The German specialist magazine put nine trail bikes to the t...

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Check out the new F.O.L.D. technology!...

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International News19.06.2016

All-new: The FOCUS JAM...

Check out the FOCUS JAM!...

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International News19.06.2016

Out now: FOCUS O1E...

Check out the new FOCUS O1E!...

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International News09.06.2016

The all-new FOCUS PARALANE...

FOCUS launches the PARALANE. Read more ...

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The new road bike magazine "Gran Fondo" has been asking the question whether racing bikes with disc brakes really provide added value in comparison wi...

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"The top-of-the-range model from FOCUS leaves absolutely nothing to be desired and is equipped with only the very highest quality components." The G...

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The largest European magazine "Bike" gave the FOCUS SPINE SL a value-for-money award along with a "Very Good" rating in its trail bike test*...

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International News24.05.2016

Allround winner...

Dutch Bike & Trekking magazine tested four Allround bikes against each other. Our Focus Spine Factory won against the Cannondale Habit Carbon 27.5”, Canyo...

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International News24.05.2016

So fun to ride...

After putting the Izalco MAX Ultegra on their F*#K IT LIST, Bicycling magazine elected it as one of the best road bikes of 2016 within their Editor’s Choice A...

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International News24.05.2016

Ode to IZALCO...

Editor Russel Jones of New Zealand Road Cyclist magazine had a discussion with himself about the FOCUS IZALCO Disc. The outcome? A little love poem … Here are...

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International News13.05.2016

NEW FULLY FOCUSED Episode...

After his fifth-placed finish at the first World Cup down in Cairns (Australia), Florian Vogel is back in Europe alongside the rest of the FOCUS XC team with th...

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In the big electric mountain bike test in the 2016 issue of ElektroBIKE magazine, the FOCUS THRON PRO was awarded a Best Buy and a "Very Good" rating*...

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Bike radar put the FOCUS RAVEN Factory to an exclusive test. Four out of five stars were the result. But the more interesting is the full story, because the FOC...

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The French specialist magazine VTT Magazine put our FOCUS Spine C 0.0 through its paces in an individual test and awarded it nine out of a possible te...

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British Cycling Plus magazine awarded the FOCUS IZALCO Max Disc Dura Ace the disc brake bike of the year! It’s already the second bike of the year award! Cycl...

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After very good test results for the FOCUS Izalco Max Australian ride Magazine put the Disc version to an exclusive test. And the FOCUS Izalco Max Disc Red left...

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Bike radar awarded the FOCUS Cayo 105 Mix with four out of five stars. What the testers liked most? The awesome balance between racy handling and smooth comfort...

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Entitled ‘A desire to move', the first episode looks at the driving forces behind Florian Vogel’s cycling career, and we’re given exclusive access to his ...

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International News11.04.2016

Trans-Siberian Extreme 2016...

The longest ultra-race in the world! The Trans-Siberian Extreme covers 9,400 km, with a total of 79,000 metres of climbing, and passes through five climate...

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After three years of intensive development, FOCUS have finally lifted the veil of secrecy and revealed the latest stage of mountain biking's evolution. Alongsid...

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After a super successful 2015 season, including winning the German Championship and general classification in the European Enduro Series, the team is embarking ...

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International News30.03.2016

Anja in Majorca...

Anja Kallenbach has just returned from the training camp in Majorca – with ample kilometres of training under her belt. Anja absolutely loves cycling and has ...

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International News23.03.2016

FOCUS BIKES CATALOG APP...

Experience the whole FOCUS world! Geometries, specifications, infos about the FOCUS pro teams, technologies, videos and pictures. All infos about the whole 201...

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International News08.03.2016

Fist bumping TORTOUR...

Tortour. A name that Fabian Scholz and Max Hilger simply could not misinterpret. Nonetheless, the cyclocross stage race turned out to surpass their worst expect...

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Bicycling Australia put our FOCUS Izalco Max into their Test Lab. In the March issue you can read the long-term test of Jake Latham. In the quest for speed and ...

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Test02.03.2016

So good!...

Matt Phillips of US magazine “Bicycling” put the FOCUS IZALCO MAX Ultegra on the F*#K IT LIST - the list where the editors recommend bikes without hesi...

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The Izalco Max Disc takes things to a whole new level! Roadcyclinguk.com elected the 100 hottest road cycling products of 2016 and crowned the FOCUS Izalco Max ...

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Road.cc asked themselves a question. Is the FOCUS IZALCO MAX Disc the ultimate disc brake-equipped road bike? Sure, it is! The “fast and very comfortable...

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The top model of the FOCUS SAM already won a lot of prices, now the LTD version follows. The ENDURO Mountainbike Magazin had a look in detail how the FOCUS SAM ...

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Bicycling Australia subjected our FOCUS CAYO a solid all around test and drew some very interesting conclusions. The CAYO Ultegra is “a bike to perform in bot...

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Test10.02.2016

Best of 2016...

Throughout the whole year, the editorial team of the German magazine World of Mountainbike was on the lookout for pieces to set bikers' pulses racing. The FOCUS...

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The German road bike magazine Tour took a closer look at the FOCUS Izalco Ergoride in its extensive comparison of comfort road bikes. Twelve marathon road bikes...

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The awards keep raining down on the FOCUS Raven Max. Now the speedy hardtail has come away with another important prize. The bike was crowned mountain bike of t...

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The Spanish magazine Ciclista awarded the FOCUS Izalco Max Disc Red a top rating of five out of five stars. The testers were particularly impressed by the high-...

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German Enduro Mountainbike Magazin tested the sickest bikes money can buy. Surely, our FOCUS SAM C Team is a must in this list. Dream bike out of the box. ...

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Next victory for the FOCUS Raven Max! The Design & Innovation Award honors the best Mountainbikes for 2016. The jury praised the razor-sharp handling: &quo...

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First Award for the new Focus Spine! The Design & Innovation Award honors the best Mountainbikes for 2016. All experts sang the same hymnal: ...

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International News08.01.2016

in the heart of the Dolomites...

What do Enduro professionals do in their spare time? Mountain biking, of course. But with a difference – as the video shot by our Focus Trail Team shows. When...

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International News07.01.2016

It's Nationals weekend!...

Almost all big Cyclocross nations celebrate their National Championships this weekend. From Germany to the US the Cyclocross Pros will fight for their National ...

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Test17.12.2015

Editors' Choice!...

British Singletrack magazine has picked the FOCUS SAM as the best bike of the year in Editors’ Choice. Editor Barney was overwhelmed by the FOCUS SAM C Team a...

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The decision of the largest German specialist magazines Bike and Mountainbike is unanimous and both award the FOCUS Spine C Pro a "Very Good" rating. ...

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The French magazine Velovert tested our FOCUS SAM Carbon Team. The specialist magazine was particularly impressed by the FOCUS SAM's rigidity, weight, workmansh...

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Test27.11.2015

Best German bike!...

British road bike magazine Cycling Plus has put six of the best road bikes from German bicycle manufacturers on test to answer the question, „we know German b...

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Test27.11.2015

Bike of the year...

After the Eurobike Award and an excellent test review in the German RoadBIKE magazine the Izalco MAX Disc has convinced the british Cycling Weekly test journali...

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How does an electric mountain bike change your mobility in the mountains? Dirk Belling, an old hand in the world of cycling, asked himself this question and ven...

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Bike Radar gave four stars out of five for the Focus Mares Disc 105. "The Focus CX Disc 105 isn't just a great bike for the money, it's a great bike, ...

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In the current "Mountainbike" magazine hardtail test, there was only one winner, and that was the Focus Raven Max. Not only was the Raven Max SL 29 aw...

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The German specialist magazine RoadBIKE subjected our FOCUS Mares CX Disc Ultegra to an intensive individual test, and gave it a rating of "Outstanding&quo...

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Roadbike awards the Focus Izalco Max Disc Red the best possible test verdict ‘Outstanding’ and 95 out of 100 points. "Whoever previously objected ...

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Jeremy Powers, well known for his awesome riding style and inspirational spirit, finished sixth at the first Cyclocross World Cup this year. The best result in ...

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Ultra-light with disc brake! Focus made its mark at the Eurobike 2015 with the Izalco Max Disc. With its frame weight of 790 g in size 54, it is one of the ligh...

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In addition to two outstanding stage victories, the French team excelled by achieving ninth place in the overall rankings (Romain Bardet) and several top places...

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International News24.07.2015

Flying like Bardet...

Amazing how Romain Bardet (Team AG2R La Mondiale) nearly flew to his Solo-win at stage 18 of the Tour de France 2015. After the brilliant victory of Alexis Vui...

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International News16.07.2015

FOCUS presents four new mountain bikes...

Back in May, FOCUS presented three totally new mountain bikes to the international trade press. FOCUS SAM Carbon – an uncompromising Enduro racing bike with 1...

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International News13.07.2015

V for Victory and Vuillermoz...

After mounting an outstanding attack on the final ascent, Alexis Vuillermoz (Team AG2R La Mondiale) was the first to cross the line of the 8th stage in Mûr-de-...

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Roadbike gave the Cayo 4.0 a score of "Very good". Very lightweight yet with high stiffness, said the testers. "It's so light! The Cayo frame we...

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The Izalco Ergoride 1.0 was subjected to an extensive individual test in the February edition of CYCLING PLUS, and achieved very good results. CYCLING PLUS awar...

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Cloppenburg, 11.3.2015. The FOCUS cycle brand, which belongs to Derby Cycle, has received a Plus X Award for its innovative R.A.T | Rapid Axle Technology. The i...

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Cloppenburg, 11 march 2015. One of Derby Cycle's performance bike brands FOCUS has been awarded the Plus X Award for its innovative R.A.T. | Rapid Axle Tec...

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In the great endurance test of 2014 by Mountain Bike magazine, ten mountain bikes from different segments were subjected to a range of tough practical tests. Th...

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The Izalco Max 5.0 received an unbelievable 4.5 out of 5 stars from Cycling Plus, and really stood out in the individual test in the "Ridden & rated&qu...

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British magazine CYCLING PLUS has tested and rated the new Cayo 7.0, and the results speak for themselves: 4.5 out of 5 stars and outstanding detailed assessmen...

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The new Cayo 4.0 was subjected to an extensive test in the February edition of BikesEtc, and wowed testers across the board, achieving the best test results ove...

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The new Cayo was put under the spotlight in the March 2015 edition of the "Rennrad" magazine, and was soon rated as the Best Buy recommendation! ...

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The Thron 2.0 was subjected to extensive off-road testing in the Bikesport special edition on electric mountain bikes, and won over the test editor in all regar...

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Focus Bicycles USA has launched the first of Focus’ electric bike line across the United States. As a leader in premium electric sport bikes, Focus has unpara...

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Austin, Texas – Jeremy Powers of Aspire Racing overcame all of the challenges from the best in American cyclocross as well as the chaos and uncertainty at t...

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With a rating of 4 out of 5 stars by British road bike magazine Cycling Plus, our entry-level road bike, the Culebro SL 4.0, knows exactly how to impress. ...

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International News18.11.2014

2015 Highlights...

ROAD RAPID AXLE TECHNOLOGY The engineers at FOCUS have developed the first thru axle system on the market for the models with disc brakes in the racing and cy...

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Scoring an excellent 1.9, the FOCUS Mares CX 0.0 came out top in a comparison of cyclocross bikes in the 11/2014 issue of Tour magazine. "No other bike ac...

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The German specialist magazine ElektroRad rated the FOCUS Thron Impulse Speed as “Very Good”. The test editors were particularly impressed by: The successf...

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Big day for the FOCUS TRAIL TEAM at the final race in Leogang: team rider Fabian Scholz defended his lead and sealed the overall win in the Specialized-SRAM End...

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International News25.08.2014

Derby Cycle mourns a great loss...

It was with great dismay and deep sorrow not only the management of Derby Cycle but also the employees of the Cloppenburg bicycle manufacturer reacted to the ne...

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FOCUS won the team classification for the first time at the 101st Tour de France through the UCI Pro team AG2R La Mondiale. It's a great coup for us, as it's th...

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On the 12th of July Blel Kadri won the stage 8 of Tour de France on the Izalco Max - most aggressive rider of the day, King of the Mountains. Blel Kadri afte...

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ExtraEnergy names the FOCUS THRON IMPULSE SPEED test winner. The German testing institute ExtraEnergy put 16 different e-bikes through their paces in an extensi...

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International News01.07.2014

THRON IMPULSE PREMIUM PUT TO THE TEST...

e-bike 02/2014 votes the bike as its Range Champ In its MTB full-suspension test, the German specialist magazine e-bike awarded the distinction of range champi...

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AG2R La Mondiale has written a new success story. For the first time the French team of manager Vincent Lavenu won the team title at the Giro d' Italia and on b...

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On the 27th April Helen Grobert - FOCUS XC Team - had a perfect day and finally achived her well-deserved worldcup victory in Cairns, Australia.Main competitor ...

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The German specialist magazine DIRT put the SAM 1.0 through its paces. The aluminium frame with 160 mm of suspension travel - newly developed for the 2014 model...

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The German issue of Procycling took a closer look at the flagship of FOCUS's road bikes and was impressed, especially by the weigh...

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The German specialist magazine ElektroBIKE (01/2014) was able to get a first impression of FOCUS's innovation, the THRON IMPULSE PREMIUM. The new E-mountain bik...

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International News17.03.2014

Carlos Betancur wins Paris-Nice 2014...

Following an impressive team performance and a clever strategy, the young 24-year-old Carlos Betancur (AG2R LA MONDIALE team) is the first Columbian to win the ...

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International News13.02.2014

FOCUS PRESENTS THE NEW MARES CX...

Online reviews on the new Mares CX During the time of the UCI World Championships in Hoogerheide, FOCUS has launched a new generation of the famous Mares CX. I...

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SRAM - the manufacturer of the hydraulic brake systems - informed us that a technical error was found in a production series of hydraulic RED22 and S700 road bi...

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RoadBIKE (1/2014) crowns the Izalco MAX 0.0 the winner in the luxury class test RoadBIKE's test in its January issue shows that FOCUS is currently managing to ...

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"The start of a new era" reads the title of an article in the French magazine VéloToutTerrain about the FOCUS SAM 1.0, which could not speak more hig...

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International News09.12.2013

MIKE KLUGE IS BACK AT FOCUS...

The founder of FOCUS will be the new brand ambassador and consultant FOCUS, the sports brand from Germany's best-selling bicycle manufacturer Derby Cycle, is g...

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TOUR (12/2013) tested the Izalco MAX 0.0 with outstanding results The German TOUR magazine tested 8 high-end racing bikes with frames under 800 g, including th...

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RoadBike (11/2013) presents the Mares AX 1.0 in an individual test In keeping with the season, the RoadBIKE November issue puts a range of cyclocross bikes thr...

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TOUR (11/2013) tests the Mares AX 1.0 In its November issue, TOUR Magazine tested six cyclocross bikes up to € 1,600 – including the Mares AX 1.0. While o...

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MountainBIKE (12/2013) rated the Raven 29R 1.0 "Very Good" In the MountainBIKE December issue, the testers put 18 hardtails ranging from € 4,999 - ...

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World of MTB (12/2013) presents the SAM 1.0 in an individual test The World of MTB December issue takes a closer look at the new 2014 bikes. This includes the ...

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TOUR (10/2013) presents the Izalco Max Team AG2R in an individual test TOUR introduces the AG2R La Mondiale team's new equipment in its October issue: the Izal...

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International News30.09.2013

Focus has pretty much nailed it...

Online reviews on the new Izalco MAX and Izalco Chrono MAX After the launch of the new Izalco MAX and Izalco Chrono MAX, various online platforms have written ...

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Markus Schulte-Lünzum is the first German ever to win the U23 World Cup! Last weekend, Hafjell in Norway played host to the UCI MTB World Cup Final. The 3.8 k...

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International News13.09.2013

Helen is Military World Champion!...

Only a few days after her outstanding 4th Place at the World Championships in Pietermaritzburg, Helen jumped in the rainbow jersey at the World Championships of...

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This is Markus' report of the race: "The Deutschlandcup in Neustadt this weekend was the last race ahed of the world championships for me. This was proba...

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The 100th Tour de France has just ended, so it’s time for FOCUS, technical sponsor of French team AG2R La Mondiale, to take stock. On balance, it was an extre...

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International News27.06.2013

Ride like a Pro...

FOCUS is celebrating its relatively new partnership with AG2R La Mondiale by bringing out two special models: Izalco Team SL AG2R and Izalco Pro Team Replica AG...

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