Shimano XT 2012 Ice Tech brakes (5)

2012 Shimano XT Launch: M785 Brakes

Our first ride on the new XT groupset, starting with the new XTR-alike brakes

June 28th, 11 22,656 Categories: Kit, Press Launch


First Ride – New Yeti SB-66 Trail Bike

Yeti has a new 6in travel trail bike out; the SB-66. It looks simple, works complicated and rides great.

June 7th, 11 46,549 Categories: News, Press Launch


Santa Cruz UK launch – 4 more bikes for 2012

So just before deadline we headed up to the rather cosy Dog and Partridge at Tosside to see the new 2012 next-year offerings from Santa Cruz. No Powerpoints in stuffy darkened rooms from these boys, instead two days of riding bikes round Gisburn Forest before retiring for the evening to drink beer and be really […]

May 24th, 11 15,923 Categories: News, Press Launch


Premier: Sea Otter Image Dump #3

Here’s some more unedited bling for Singletrack Premier users only to dribble over. Full stories for regular users will follow as soon as we get a minute to write them.

April 18th, 11 5,115 Categories: Premier, Press Launch


Sea Otter: ‘Shimano’ Electronic Shifting for MTBs

Not from Shimano though, from Ki2Bikes who chop up Dura Ace stuff for you.

April 18th, 11 9,355 Categories: Press Launch


Sea Otter: 29er Stuff

Here’s a tie-together of many of the 29er bits and pieces we saw around the Otter. We’ll visit many of them again in future stories, but this is where we’ll keep them all together. Sitting comfortably? Then we’ll start at the top. DT Swiss The Swiss boys have launched a pair of 29er rims and […]

April 18th, 11 7,361 Categories: News, Press Launch


Sea Otter: Random Roundup #2

New Blur XC-C, belt drives, 29ers from Ritchey, Intense and Charge, plus more!

April 17th, 11 9,761 Categories: Press Launch


Premier: Sea Otter Image Dump #2

More unedited shots from the Sea Otter for our Premier users…

April 16th, 11 6,759 Categories: Premier, Press Launch, Trade Show


Interbike 2010: Niner, Revelate, Voodoo and 661

29ers, hot lids and the funkiest stem we’ve seen for years…

October 7th, 10 9,183 Categories: Press Launch


Interbike 2010: Point1 and NS Billet

A couple of smaller companies at the more rugged end of things.

October 6th, 10 5,716 Categories: Press Launch


Interbike 2010: Poc, Royal, Formula, The Hive (e13) and more

It’s taking a while to get through all our shots from Interbike. Here’s another 50 or so. There are still plenty more where they came from. So, without further ado, and in no particular order we present: Royal Racing – there were some great, vibrant colours on the Royal Racing booth. Some bringing a new […]

October 5th, 10 10,675 Categories: Press Launch


Trek 2011: The new Top Fuel

Just before Interbike, Trek Bikes kidnapped Chipps and bundled him into a van, releasing him several hours later in the high mountain resort of Brian Head, Utah. The reason was to show off its two new race bikes: The Session downhill bike, as ridden to Worlds victory by Tracy Moseley (see her actual bike here) […]

September 29th, 10 12,680 Categories: Press Launch

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