The Beinn 29. Like a Beinn, only bigger.

Islabike launch big bikes for big kids

As four-fifths of the editorial team are away at Eurobike this week, we’re taking the opportunity to have a good clear out and tidy up in the office. Here’s a news story which fell down the back of the digital sofa but which we still think you might be interested in; we certainly were, not […]

August 30th, 11 4,963 Categories: News


Intense’s Hard-Eddie 29er Hardtail

Fresh Goods is postponed this week due to too many new bikes being launched! How’s this one for ya?

August 26th, 11 10,191 Categories: News

Beef Cake

Rose Bikes 2012 Launch

Faye Sanders reports back from the Rose Bikes launch, in the mountains, in the sunshine…

August 26th, 11 13,729 Categories: News


Surly goes BIG(ger…)

And you thought the Pugsley was chunky. Meet the Moonlander!

August 26th, 11 6,617 Categories: News


Niner is stoked…

A new couple of frames from the big wheel company, Niner. Updated Air 9 and EMD frames

August 25th, 11 4,964 Categories: News


La Plagne, du vin, and possibly, du Boursin.

Off to La Plagne in the next week? Well if you are here’s some money saving deals from the folks at the resort… GREAT DEALS! The Pass’Bike: lift pass, meal voucher and benefits all in one! 2 options available: daily at 19€ and weekly at 49€ It provides your mountain bike pass for the day […]

August 24th, 11 3,420 Categories: News

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Midweek Movies!

Well, there goes August… You might as well waste a bit more of it watching videos…

August 24th, 11 6,263 Categories: News


No Fuss Events Benromach Deg Yn Llandegla.

We love No Fuss Events and were sad not to be able to make it to Llandegla this weekend for their first foray south of the border. Thankfully roving reporter RichPips was there to cover it for us… 10 Around Llandegla – what, no haggis? No Fuss Events have been organising mountain bike events for […]

August 22nd, 11 4,704 Categories: News

This is the smiliest podium we think we've ever seen. Well done racers!

Days Six & Seven of the GORE BIKE WEAR® TransWales, powered by Mercedes-Benz Vito Sport – bumper edition!

We hope you had a nice weekend – by the looks of it, the brave folk participating in TransWales certainly did. Here are the reports from days six and seven, plus the final results, in a slightly truncated form to save your bandwidth. Happy vicarious racing… Friday 19th August, Day Six: ‘The Night Train’ Linking […]

August 22nd, 11 4,050 Categories: News


Fresh Goods Friday!

It’s been a busy week at Singletrack Towers, working on issue 68, which obviously is the freshest of the fresh. Here’s a sneak preview of what it’s going to look like. Next up are some offset bushings from Burgtec which are destined for Sim’s Orange 5. They offer a degree of slackenage of your head […]

August 19th, 11 11,040 Categories: News

The Afon Hengwm river crossing before Nant-y-Moch reservoir was just about rideable with a serious dose of gritty determination and a dash of luck. Most tried before plumping to cool their toes off in the chilly waters.

Day 5: The GORE BIKE WEAR® TransWales 2011, powered by Mercedes-Benz Vito Sport

Day five took the riders from Machynlleth to Cwmystwyth, some 73km and 2300m of climbing south the fifth linking stage struck out towards the fourth special stage at Nant-y-Arian.

August 19th, 11 3,119 Categories: Events, News


Gore Bike Wear TransWales Day Four!

…(deep breath!)… Powered by Vito Sport. Day Four: ‘The Climachx’

August 18th, 11 3,388 Categories: News

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