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Standing in the queue for the bike-park gondola I compared my Solo Air to a triple-clamp fork on someone else’s late 90’s downhill bike. With 35mm…

Jun 1st
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Emergency or ‘just get me home legally’ LED lights have been around for a while now and while most consist of single LEDs (one in white, one in re…

May 30th
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Looking around at the number of dedicated XC forks you’d be forgiven for thinking fork manufacturers had decided that the market was dead and that w…

May 29th
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There’s something to be perversely admired about a company that kicks convention in the teeth and smiles doing it, and Canadian company Straitline h…

May 28th
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When you find that nearly everyone you meet is doing a double-take at your new purchase you know it’s either because you’ve bought something quite…

May 27th
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This bike ticks all the boxes to qualify for a place in Singletrack’s "Bike Pron" feature: Would it draw a crowd if it were leant up against the foo…

May 26th
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Are you a saddle dropper? If not, why not? The usual reply is “I can’t ride with my saddle down”. This confuses me greatly. What advantage to bi…

May 25th
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This shock comes out of a collaboration between Cane Creek and Ohlins Racing, the Swedish suspension gurus who have cut their teeth on the likes of Su…

May 24th
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Those of us with fat head tubes have traditionally only had two choices when it came to 1.5-into-1 1/8th headsets: cheap and nasty ball-bearing ones t…

May 23rd
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Yes, it’s another 29in wheel bike. But for a change, it wasn’t sent from a manufacturer eager to get themselves into this subset of a niche before…

May 22nd
Security

The Shed Shackle is a security device that you fit to your shed, providing a fixed er, shackle to lock your bike to. It’s not going to stop anyone b…

May 21st
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For SPD users the journey into flat pedal riding can be a perilous one. Sure, you’re going to improve your technique and learn to bunnyhop properly,…

May 20th
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My body is definitely getting old. If it’s not, then I’m getting a lot weaker. There was a time when I’d sleep straight on the ground or with a …

May 19th
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These are Shimano’s top of the range, none-higher, all-singing and quite a bit of dancing, race shoes.…

May 18th
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Deuter's 10 litre capacity "short blast" stylee handbag.…

Mar 20th
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Steve Makin reviews a big lad's bike with shonky brakes, skinny tyres, dodgy bars, a very racy saddle and no gears. Possibly the most fun bike he's r…

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