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Intense Carbine 29

A harsh terrain endure bike offering massive appeal to downhillers kicking back from full-on downhill rigs

December 16th, 13 1 3,365 Categories: Bikes

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Trek Remedy 9 29

In terms of combining big hit, big wheel ability with value for money, the Remedy 9 is one of the best bikes on the market.

December 16th, 13 1 3,245 Categories: Bikes

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Niner R.I.P 9

Trail Ripper? See what we reckon to the R.I.P 9

December 16th, 13 0 2,581 Categories: Bikes

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First ride on Giant’s ’14 Trance 27.5 1 trail bike

27.5 wheels, 140mm travel, XT/SLX spec, nice price

November 18th, 13 0 4,718 Categories: Bikes

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Issue 83: Islabikes Beinn 29

Isla added the Beinn 29 to the range because lots of parents who’d bought her age-specific bikes wanted a bike of the same quality for themselves.

August 12th, 13 0 10,350 Categories: Bikes

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Issue 83: Surly Krampus

We often wonder how mountain bikes might have looked if they’d been designed from ground zero rather than having a junkyard heritage of rescued beach cruisers dictating most things. How large would the wheels and tyres have been? How much suspension would they have had? Actually that’s one question really, as suspension back then was […]

August 8th, 13 3 12,796 Categories: Bikes

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Issue 83: Pivot Les

The Pivot Les (see what they nearly did there?) is partly here to show that a fixed blade fork can be plugged into any hardtail. Okay, the Les isn’t just any hardtail. It’s the first cross-country trail hardtail produced by Arizona suspension masters Pivot Cycles.

August 8th, 13 0 2,416 Categories: Bikes

Trek's Fuel EX 9.8: it's the right colour and everything.

Trek Fuel EX 9.8 long termer

Jenn’s long termer of choice this year is Trek’s Fuel EX 9.8.

July 19th, 13 0 4,241 Categories: Bikes, Long Termers

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Giant Trance X 29er 1 Long termer

A couple of months in, how’s Sanny getting on with his Trance X 29er

July 12th, 13 1 12,376 Categories: Bikes, Long Termers

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Trek Remedy 9 29r – First Impressions

Mark’s perception of 29ers are altered in one day

June 7th, 13 6 16,406 Categories: Bikes

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Santa Cruz Tallboy C 2014: First Impressions

Chipps’ initial thoughts on the Santa Cruz Tallboy C

June 7th, 13 1 7,356 Categories: Bikes

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Salsa Beargrease – UK Exclusive Review

You don’t need a fatbike, but you may just end up needing this one

June 4th, 13 4 5,545 Categories: Bikes

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Canyon Nerve AL 8.0

In the UK you buy Canyon bikes via mail order. Whether you agree with the concept of direct sales bikes or not, they aren’t going to go away. There’s only going to be more and more brands following this business model.

May 24th, 13 2 6,870 Categories: Bikes

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Orange Gyro Pro – Bike review

The Gyro is a bike you simply want to ride all the time.

May 14th, 13 1 6,036 Categories: Bikes

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