stans no tubes valor pro carbon wheelset boost 29in 27.5 29er tubeless

Review: Stans NoTubes ZTR Valor Pro Wheelset

The Stans NoTubes Valor Pro 29er wheelset comes in at just 1322 grams. But how do they actually ride? And how strong are they? Wil saddles up to find out.

August 8th, 16 0 34,309 Categories: Wheels

bouwmeester tammar v4.8 carbon 27.5 wheels

Review: Bouwmeester Tammar V4.8 Carbon Wheels

Using a unique single-wall carbon rim that’s manufactured in Australia, the Tammar V4.8 wheelset has some very impressive ride qualities.

July 28th, 16 1 14,888 Categories: Wheels

DT Swiss XM551 Rims

Review: DT Swiss XM551 Rims and 240s Hubs

Barney reviews chubby wheels from DT Swiss. But with a 40mm internal width, what sort of riding are the XM551 rims best suited for?

July 21st, 16 2 8,969 Categories: Uncategorized, Wheels

sram rise 60 wheelset wheels review singletrack magazine

Review: SRAM Rise 60 Wheelset

Top of the line, spendy, carbon hoops. Are they really worth the money? Dave found out.

February 9th, 16 0 12,992 Categories: Wheels


Review: Syntace W35 and W30 Wheels

We just love reviewing really rad rims (and alliteration, we love that too)

December 28th, 15 0 7,459 Categories: Wheels


Review: WTB KOM i-25 29in Wheels

Really reliable rims reviewed

December 27th, 15 0 2,861 Categories: Recommended, Wheels


Review: Derby 29in x35mm HD Wheels

Barney gets his hands on some Derby rims, how did they get on?

December 26th, 15 1 3,624 Categories: Wheels

Right in all of the right ways?

Review: Velocity’s trail-wide, XC-light Blunt SS Rims

None-more-light wide alu rims from Velocity, ridden and rated

November 2nd, 15 2 4,097 Categories: Wheels


Derby 27.5 x 40mm HD Wheels

Rims are getting wider, so we’ve been riding quite a lot of them. This is what Richard thought to these hoops.

August 16th, 15 0 5,604 Categories: Wheels


Specialized Roval Traverse SL 29

Wheels from one of the Big S’s – But do they tick enough boxes for Barney?

August 14th, 15 1 4,027 Categories: Recommended, Wheels


Ibis 741.

Ibis is proudly surfing the fine line between ‘more’ and ‘too much’ with this monster 41mm wide (external) rim.

July 25th, 15 3 8,063 Categories: Recommended, Wheels


American Classic Wide Lightning 29in

I like big rims and I cannot lie, you other riders can’t deny, that when a bike rides by with itty-bitty tubes, and a big rim in your face, you get…

July 25th, 15 3 4,427 Categories: Recommended, Wheels


Schwalbe Procore: First Impressions

We’ve had a Procore system for a few weeks now. Long enough to get some first impressions down on digital paper for you.

June 28th, 15 1 7,776 Categories: Other Stuff, Tyres, Wheels

Hubbed to go

Mavic Crossmax XL WTS wheelset

Is the Crossmax XL WTS the adventurer’s choice? Mavic thinks so – here’s what Dave thinks

March 15th, 15 2 6,913 Categories: Tyres, Wheels

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