Gravity Light CSI flat handlebar and AL2014 stem

Gravity Light CSI flat handlebar and AL2014 stem

What makes a decent cockpit? You can’t beat plenty of width and ‘just enough’ depth (stop sniggering at the back). The Gravity Light brand is part of FSA and, as such, quality control and R&D are both top notch. The CSI flat bar and AL2014 stem are a nicely matched pairing to sharpen up your […]

July 5th, 12 0 1,391 Categories: Handlebars, Stems

It's coffee Jim, but not as we know it

Rocket Fuel Hot Cup Energy Coffee

Self heating coffee for those cold days on the trails when you need your caffeine hit.

July 5th, 12 0 1,480 Categories: Food & Drink

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Maxxis High Roller 2

Matt reveals his thoughts on the updated High Roller tyres from Maxxis

May 8th, 12 6 16,962 Categories: Tyres

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Nukeproof/DT Swiss 29in custom wheel build

Chainreaction Cycles do custom wheel builds. Jenn gave a pair of custom build Nukeproof/DT Swiss wheels three months worth of riding.

May 2nd, 12 1 9,545 Categories: Wheels

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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 14,094 Categories: Bikes

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Bionicon C-Guide V2

Bionicon have revisited the old DCD and given it a rather clever revamp for the new generation of chainslippers

May 1st, 12 0 4,157 Categories: Drivetrain

Charge Bikes Sponge Grips (2)

Review: Charge Bikes Sponge Grips

Jon tries a pair of grips that could cure his thin-grip obsession

April 23rd, 12 0 5,384 Categories: Bits

Whyte 146 S (1)

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 12,894 Categories: Bikes

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Review: RaceFace Turbine Flat Bar and Stem

A pretty sorted cockpit combo.

March 28th, 12 1 5,518 Categories: Handlebars, Stems

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Long Termer Review: Dave’s Santa Cruz Highball

Dave has spent six months aboard his carbon big wheeler – it may be called a ‘race weapon’ but what’s it like every day?

March 18th, 12 2 9,413 Categories: Long Termers

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Brief Blast: DMR Bolt

Benji spent a frantic fortnight with this DMR ripper.

March 13th, 12 3 8,527 Categories: Bikes

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Review: Sunline V-One OS Flat bar

Jon’s been behind some wide and flat bars…

March 5th, 12 3 6,739 Categories: Handlebars

Jamie's build so far...

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 11,579 Categories: Bikes, Long Termers

The red anodised freehub (photo taken when the wheels first arrived).

Review: Sun Ringlé Charger Pro wheelset

Price: £479.99 From: Hotlines Tested: 12 months Wheelset reviews are a funny old game. You can’t really write much about their performance at first. Pretty much all non-cheap wheels these days are fine out of the box and fine for a few rides. You can weigh ‘em. You can fill a few sentences talking about […]

March 1st, 12 0 4,778 Categories: Recommended, Wheels

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