Invaluable for committed year-round riders who have no friends or always ride at the back
27.5 wheels, 140mm travel, XT/SLX spec, nice price
Maxxis suggests running the Ardent Race up front, paired with an Ikon at the rear, for out-and-out speed – given that I’m just as interested in staying on the trail as I am in going fast in a straight line though, I much prefer it as a rear tyre matched with something gnarlier up front […]
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 […]
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.
Small is beautiful? The Raptor 6 is more than adequate for 2hr rides (longer for those who pack light)
Expensive but very versatile bag for adventures. Don’t let the ‘enduro’ label put you off.