Bontrager shoes

Bontrager Rhythm shoes.

Richard is searching for a shoe that’s as good pedalling up as it is going down. Is this the shoe he’s been looking for?

August 16th, 15 1 2,739 Categories: Shoes


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 4,700 Categories: Wheels

Tool kit

WERA Bike Check tool kit

It’s not actually possible to have too many tools, reckons Jenn, but does this one float to the top of her pile?

August 16th, 15 0 4,014 Categories: Tools


Mini-grouptest: Sunglasses

A selection of facial coverings to enhance your riding mojo (and protect your eyes)

August 14th, 15 5 5,557 Categories: Eyewear, Protection


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 2,954 Categories: Recommended, Wheels


Giant Reign 27.5 1 Review

The Giant Reign. Reign of fire, or reign of terror?

August 13th, 15 0 10,535 Categories: Bikes

Merida side copy

Merida One-Sixty 7. 900

160mm of Merida trail monster, ridden and rated

August 13th, 15 1 5,509 Categories: Bikes

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Cannondale Habit Carbon 2 – First Ride

Our man in Germany is back with the second installment in “Operation Habit – Das Ride”

August 11th, 15 3 9,141 Categories: Bikes, Recommended

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Stages Cycling Power Meter

He’s an actual Doctor and he works with power meters, but did he like this one?

August 11th, 15 3 2,516 Categories: Computers & GPS, Drivetrain

ZOIC top

Zoic Uprising Jersey

A clothing manufacturer from Marin county – It has a lot of heritage to live up to.

August 11th, 15 0 800 Categories: Clothing

In all its glory

BOS Dizzy 29er fork

The Dizzy is BOS’s sole entry into the cross-country fork niche, but how did Barney get on with them?

August 9th, 15 0 2,692 Categories: Forks, Recommended

Fox 34

Fox 2016 Float 34 and Float DPS shock.

Not just a fork review but the rear shock too. How do they work together? Chipps finds out.

August 9th, 15 0 5,439 Categories: Forks, Rear Shocks


Mini Test – Helmets

Five helmets on one head. Not at once, though. That would be silly

August 7th, 15 1 11,540 Categories: Uncategorized


Long Termers: Richard’s Mondraker Foxy Carbon XR Special Edition

The Mondraker Foxy Special Edition – a first look at Rich’s Long Termer

August 7th, 15 0 3,637 Categories: Bikes, Long Termers

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