The mud of a hundred rides.

Alpkit Gourdon 20 backpack

Big bargain backpack from the Notts. kitmeisters

March 5th, 15 8 10,809 Categories: Luggage, Recommended

Not a nipple in sight.

TRP Spyke mechanical disc brake

Can a mechanical disc brake really match up to hydraulics?

March 5th, 15 2 14,311 Categories: Brakes

This, right here, is trickledown in action.

Shimano Deore drivetrain and brakes

Budget-only groupset option, or a cheap and cheerful upgrade?

March 5th, 15 1 10,857 Categories: Brakes, Drivetrain

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Outdoor Tech Orca Sport Wireless Buds

A little music to accompany your ride? Outdoor Tech’s Orca earbuds ridden and rated.

March 3rd, 15 3 6,026 Categories: Bits, Lifestyle, Other Stuff

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Santa Cruz Bronson C

Descent mapping, skill enhancing: here are our thoughts on the Santa Cruz enduro trail slaya

February 20th, 15 4 16,331 Categories: Bikes

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Cannondale FSi Carbon 1

All the black stuff; all the bling – Cannondale’s racer rated

February 18th, 15 1 23,582 Categories: Uncategorized

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9:ZERO:7 Carbon Whiteout

Could this be the pinnacle of the fatbike?

February 17th, 15 0 10,018 Categories: Bikes

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Whyte G-150 S

A visually striking bike that looks great without being too flamboyant, but how does it ride?

February 13th, 15 1 9,906 Categories: Bikes

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Intense Tracer 275 Alloy

Amid the flurry of carbon this and that launched this year, the Intense Tracer 275 Alloy almost snuck past unnoticed. How does it measure up?

February 12th, 15 1 13,472 Categories: Bikes

The Giant XtC Advance 29er 2

Giant XtC Advanced 29er 2

The Giant XtC – Making plans for Nigel? Or the Mayor of Simpleton?

February 11th, 15 0 15,066 Categories: Bikes

Gore Fusion Cosmo

Gore Fusion Cosmo Windstopper Jacket

It’s very bright – but does it shine?

February 11th, 15 2 2,587 Categories: Clothing

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Saracen Mantra Trail Carbon

Trail carbon on a budget – the Saracen Mantra

February 11th, 15 0 7,020 Categories: Bikes

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Showers Pass Rogue Hoodie

Jenn’s jacket of the season

February 10th, 15 2 3,213 Categories: Clothing, Recommended, Women's Specific

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Bluegrass Golden Eye helmet

A full coverage enduro and all mountain helmet with all the protection you need?

February 10th, 15 0 2,281 Categories: Protection

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