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FSA’s 22-36t Afterburner Double crankset

Trail double with 29er-friendly gearing?

June 13th, 14 0 1,225 Categories: Bits, Drivetrain, Premier

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Hydrapak’s 12L Bishop

A massive leap forward for hydration brand?

June 10th, 14 0 1,281 Categories: Hydration, Premier

Most everything one needs

Lezyne’s all-in-one Port-A-Shop Tool Kit

Can a ready made toolkit meet all your wrenching needs?

May 30th, 14 0 2,601 Categories: Premier, Tools

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Ground Effect Median Strip NZ-made merino jersey

Riders rave about it but how does it measure up?

May 23rd, 14 7 2,560 Categories: Clothing, Premier

Worn, but still quiet and secure

e*thirteen Guidering M narrow/wide chainring

Direct-mount security for TRSr cranks

May 23rd, 14 0 2,251 Categories: Drivetrain, Premier

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Commencal Meta Hip Hop 2.

One of the best thought-through harder hitting packages at this price. We wouldn’t change a thing.

May 15th, 14 0 3,513 Categories: Bikes, Premier

Still looking good

Pearl Izumi X-Project 2.0 shoe

One shoe to rule them all?

May 12th, 14 1 2,615 Categories: Clothing, Premier

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Devinci Dixon RXS Carbon

There are 145mm travel bikes with slightly plusher back ends than the Dixon, but not many of them can also climb and accelerate this well.

May 12th, 14 0 2,018 Categories: Bikes, Premier

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Shimano SLX

This SLX double chainset is a perfect example of a no-nonsense chainset that runs on a reliable, but simple, bottom bracket and it does the job with little fuss.

May 12th, 14 0 2,231 Categories: Drivetrain, Premier, Recommended

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Yeti SB66C

The SB66C is one of the few bikes that’s been raced to a podium position at international level in downhill, 4X and enduro events.

May 7th, 14 0 2,769 Categories: Bikes, Premier

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Lazer Genesis helmet with limited edition Flanders aero-shell

During winter, brain freeze can be a pain in the, well, head.

May 7th, 14 0 1,019 Categories: Premier

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Platypus Siouxon women’s hydration pack

Super comfy pack. Roomy but light, and well fitted for the female shape.

May 2nd, 14 0 928 Categories: Luggage, Premier

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Madison Tempest Short

Neat design, well built, with a manufacturer-backed, limited lifetime guarantee. So far, so good.

May 1st, 14 0 1,547 Categories: Clothing, Premier

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Gore Bike Wear Alp-X 2.0 Windstopper Gloves

A well-fitting and much-warmer-than-it-looks glove.

April 30th, 14 0 1,622 Categories: Clothing, Premier

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