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Vitus Vee-1 29

The Vee-1 is a bit master-of-none out of the box. But raid your parts bin and turn it into your new favourite bike.

January 22nd, 13 8 10,712 Categories: Bikes, Premier

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Pipedream R-931 Skyline

Stainless steel – not just for knives and forks. Pipedream’s latest take on the posh steel frame is really quite lovely…

December 4th, 12 6 15,304 Categories: Bikes, Premier

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Brief Blast: Niner WFO 9

Jon takes to the mountains on the long travel big wheeler that was way ahead of its time – but how does it compare to the current crop?

September 19th, 12 4 10,000 Categories: Bikes, Premier

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Cannondale Jekyll 3

Jamie spent winter on the travel adjustable Cannondale Jekyll 3. The aluminium version of Cannondale’s go anywhere, ride anything trail bike

May 2nd, 12 4 14,072 Categories: Bikes

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Review: Whyte 146 S

Jon tests the most affordable Whyte 146 model, a UK designed lightweight carbon trail bike with new school geometry

April 3rd, 12 13 12,855 Categories: Bikes

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Brief Blast: DMR Bolt

Benji spent a frantic fortnight with this DMR ripper.

March 13th, 12 3 8,477 Categories: Bikes

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Long Termer Review: Jamie’s Turner 5-Spot

Jamie’s finally got all the bits to build his extra-large Turner 5-Spot together – what are his plans then?

March 1st, 12 15 11,541 Categories: Bikes, Long Termers

Colour fans, it also comes in a bonkers Lime Green.

Transition Bikes Bandit Review

Matt took Transition Bikes all rounder all round the place – but does it live up to the promise?

December 8th, 11 13 22,629 Categories: Bikes, Premier

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Long Termer Review: Jon’s Intense Tracer 2

Jon’s been riding the Tracer 2 all over the place – six months down the line here’s a comprehensive review

November 14th, 11 18 31,365 Categories: Bikes, Long Termers

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Long Termer Review: Matt’s Lapierre Spicy 516 Video Update

Matt’s got a quick video update on how his Spicy has got on this summer

September 22nd, 11 9 26,544 Categories: Bikes, Long Termers

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Cube X-Race Pro Review

Sim’s been over to the side of the skinny knobbly tyres with the bargain spec bike. Cross? No, he’s liked it

September 9th, 11 13 26,663 Categories: Bikes

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Long Termer Review: Dave’s Santa Cruz Highball

So here’s the getting to know you bit about my new longtermer, a Santa Cruz Highball. Due to holidays, mag trips and deadlines I didn’t get time to write up the plans for this one earlier so here we go. First off it’s fair to say that due to experiences with early 29′ers I didn’t […]

September 5th, 11 7 27,740 Categories: Bikes, Long Termers

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Long Termer Review: Yeti ASR5

Tom dB’s been tweaking his Yeti with new wheels, a single ring setup and new brakes…

June 30th, 11 11 34,188 Categories: Bikes, Long Termers, Wheels

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Long Termer Review: Benji’s Pivot Mach 4

The final verdict. Looking for adventure.

May 25th, 11 12 12,562 Categories: Bikes, Long Termers

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