dakine slayer knee pads Protection

Dakine calls the Slayer "the ultimate lightweight, highly-breathable knee pad for every level of rider". Read on for our review…

Jul 21st 0
alpinestars paragon knee pads issue 112 Protection

The Alpinestars Paragon knee pads take out the Best Value award in our 'Pads For Pedalling' group test. See why here;…

Jul 21st 0
troy lee designs knee pads issue 112 Protection

The Speed Knee Sleeve is a lightweight knee pad from Troy Lee Designs, featuring flexible D3O padding…

Jul 21st 0
Protection

POC arms its VPD Air pads with a flexible material that hardens up on impact. So for lightweight pads, just how tough are they?…

Jul 21st 0
thomson elite covert dropper post issue 109 Seatposts

Is the Thomson Elite Covert dropper post worth the pennies? Chipps has been testing one to find out - full review within…

Jul 19th 0
dainese trail skins 2 knee pads Protection

Dainese updates its popular Trail Skin knee pad with the 2nd generation design…

Jul 21st 0
specialized command dropper post ircc issue 109 Seatposts

Hannah tests and reviews the Command IRCC dropper post from Specialized as part of our 10-way dropper post group test…

Jul 21st 0
magura vyron dropper post electric wireless Seatposts

Magura jumps head-first into the dropper game with a wireless electronic jobber called the Vyron. How did it fare in a British winter? James tells all…

Jul 19th 0
giro terraduro mid spd shoes issue 110 Shoes

With a large flap covering the laces, the Giro Terraduro Mids are British-friendly SPD trail shoes…

Jul 19th 4
maxxis minion dhf dhr wide trail 2.5in 2.4in exo 3c tubeless tyres Tyres

Maxxis answers the wide-rim movement with a range of WT tyres. Wil tests and reviews the 3C versions of the Minion DHF and Minion DHR II…

Jul 17th 0
dynaplug tubeless repair kit Tools

Chipps has been using the trusty Dynaplug tubeless tyre repair tool for nearly a year now. What does he think of the compact Dynaplug system?…

Jul 17th 5
rockshox reverb dropper post issue 109 Seatposts

Is the latest RockShox Reverb the best dropper post on the market? Barney notches up 15 months aboard his to deliver us his longterm review…

Jul 16th 2
ks lev integra dropper post issue 109 Seatposts

The KS LEV dropper post has been around since 2011, and has been refined since then. So how does the latest stack up to the competition? Full review w…

Jul 15th 3
funn updown dropper post issue 109 Seatposts

The UpDown is the first dropper post to come from Funn Components. With a sealed cartridge and external routing, it promises reliability and easy serv…

Jul 14th 0
Saddles

The Scoop Gel from Fabric is a clean lined, comfy seat for those with medium-wide sit bones and fifty English pounds to spend. Doesn’t have to be in…

Jul 14th 0
northwave outcross plus spd shoes Shoes

Not quite an XC race shoe, and not quite a full-blown enduro boot either. Is the Northwave Outlook Plus the Goldilocks shoe for trail riders? Rachel i…

Jul 13th 0
fox transfer dropper post issue 109 Seatposts

The Fox Transfer is entirely new compared to the old D.O.S.S dropper post. But is it better? Chipps notches up 12 months of testing to find out…

Jul 11th 2
stans notubes flow mk3 wheelset issue 112 Wheels

After Stans NoTubes redesigned the venerable Flow rim last year, we got in a set of the new Flow MK3 wheels for testing…

Jul 12th 4
crank brothers highline dropper post issue 109 Seatposts

After the Kronolog disaster, has Crank Brothers redeemed itself with the Highline? James has spent 12 months on one to find out…

Jul 11th 0
2017 COTIC Flare MAX review Bikes

With 120mm of travel, the Cotic FlareMAX is the RocketMAX's baby brother. Make no mistake though, this is one capable steel trail bike…

Jul 13th 7
Firepot Dehydrated Food Food & Drink

Tom tests out some bike packing friendly meals…

Jul 11th 0
Brand x ascend dropper post issue 109 Seatposts

Can you get a decent dropper post for less than £150? Rob Crayons checks out the internally-routed Ascend from Brand-X …

Jul 11th 0
merida one forty wil Bikes

We get a ride on the new 140mm travel One-Forty from Merida that features progressive geometry, a new suspension design and chunky 2.6in rubber…

Jul 6th 3
Bikes

Chipps takes an early sneak ride on the latest incarnation of Marin's iconic B17 model…

Jul 3rd 4
intense carbine punta ala italy wil Bikes

After two days of testing the new Intense Carbine on the trails of Punta Ala in Italy, what did Wil think of the new long-travel 29er? Read on for the…

Jun 27th 3
Bikes

Dean Hersey gets some back to back runs on the new long travel 29er from Orbea…

Jun 27th 0
Bikes

Olly Townsend gives us the first ever ride review of Lapierre's new softtail XC race bike…

Jun 26th 2
Pedals

Superstar's wallet friendly, perennial budget flats ship with two lengths of pin for riders to tune grip. David Hayward put them through a few months …

Jun 23rd 2
Funn Black Magic Flat Pedals Pedals

Funn's plastic budget pedals went through several months of Yorkshire filth in the hands of a few testers. David Hayward sees how they stack up…

Jun 23rd 0
45nrth Heiruspecs Pedals

These pedals are fat bike specific, and, lacking snow for now, we just put them through a load of mud instead to see how they perform…

Jun 23rd 0

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