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Trail42 bamboo tech tee

Trail42 tech tees are difficult to find fault with. The selling point of bamboo shirts is that they don’t show sweat patches when you’re getting moist. But there’s a host of other reasons why you might choose a Trail42. The fabric is as soft as your favourite pyjamas. They wash well and look box-fresh after […]

November 16th, 13 0 970 Categories: Clothing, Premier

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Alpkit Gamma Headtorch

Small enough to pack as a ‘just in case’ back up light, is perfect for camping, bike packing, bivvy trips and just about everything else too.

November 4th, 13 4 2,389 Categories: Lights, Premier, Uncategorized

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Endura Pakagilet

One of the most useful bits of kit you’ll buy. Keep one to hand at all times.

October 24th, 13 0 4,002 Categories: Clothing, Premier, Recommended

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Lifeproof waterproof iPhone case


Pricey but excellent waterproof armour for your phone.

October 24th, 13 1 3,235 Categories: Bits, Other Stuff, Premier

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Altura Mayhem Printed

Decent value all-rounders – even if you don’t use the liner shorts.

October 24th, 13 0 2,100 Categories: Clothing, Premier

Smooth and snag-gree

Osprey’s Raptor 6 is built to last

Small is beautiful? The Raptor 6 is more than adequate for 2hr rides (longer for those who pack light)

October 24th, 13 1 2,712 Categories: Luggage, Premier

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Ergon BA3 Super Enduro backpack

Expensive but very versatile bag for adventures. Don’t let the ‘enduro’ label put you off.

October 18th, 13 0 3,010 Categories: Premier

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Topeak Panobike heart rate monitor.

Comfy monitor and simple app.

October 10th, 13 4 1,944 Categories: Bits, Other Stuff, Premier

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Endura MT500 Spray

If you’re a ‘shorts all year’ rider, you’ve found your shorts from now until next summer.

October 8th, 13 0 3,367 Categories: Clothing, Premier

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Race Face Ambush

Good on and off the trail. More of a midwinter warmer than a midsummer’s dream, though.

October 8th, 13 0 2,282 Categories: Clothing, Premier

Compact design and micro-peak.

Uvex’s 225g Ultrasonic helmet

Lightweight, low profile helmet made in Germany.

October 8th, 13 0 1,957 Categories: Clothing, Protection

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Shimano XTR groupset.

If you can afford it, then it’ll certainly go the extra mile with and for you.

September 30th, 13 3 3,530 Categories: Premier

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Mavic Stratos

Great versatile shorts that seem to cope with any climate comfortably.

September 23rd, 13 0 2,898 Categories: Clothing, Premier

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Haglöfs Ardent

Lightweight, breathable, crashproof and possibly radioactive.

September 23rd, 13 2 3,107 Categories: Clothing, Premier, Recommended

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