XTR brake

Shimano XTR Race brakes

XTR brakes – we take a look at the cream of Shimano’s crop

July 31st, 15 0 8,476 Categories: Bits, Brakes


SRAM Guide RS Brakeset.

The new SRAM Guide brakes were released earlier this year. That they were badged as a SRAM brake and not Avid was an unexpected move but at the same time understandable

July 28th, 15 4 6,499 Categories: Brakes


Leatt Knee Guard 3DF Airflex knee pads.

Leatt’s new all-day knee pad is made from Armorgel, which is a non-Newtonian, shear-thickening gel.

July 27th, 15 0 3,946 Categories: Protection


Gore Bike Wear Element Windstopper Soft Shell Lady jacket.

Unseasonal weather calls for unseasonal kit – ultra-warm softshell from Gore Bike Wear might be coming out early this year

July 27th, 15 0 2,061 Categories: Women's Specific


Shimano XT brakes.

What makes stoppers from the big S so good? Jenn explains

July 26th, 15 3 17,534 Categories: Brakes, Recommended


Ibis 741.

Ibis is proudly surfing the fine line between ‘more’ and ‘too much’ with this monster 41mm wide (external) rim.

July 25th, 15 3 7,353 Categories: Recommended, Wheels


American Classic Wide Lightning 29in

I like big rims and I cannot lie, you other riders can’t deny, that when a bike rides by with itty-bitty tubes, and a big rim in your face, you get…

July 25th, 15 3 3,650 Categories: Recommended, Wheels


Book Review: One Man And His Bike

“If ever there was an explanation of why I have no interest in racing and just love riding my bike, this is it.”

July 24th, 15 0 6,939 Categories: Books, Maps & DVDs, Recommended


Juliana Primeiro saddle – Review

Juliana markets the Primeiro with the tagline “a day in the saddle shouldn’t feel like one”

July 24th, 15 0 1,281 Categories: Recommended, Saddles


Six Six One Wrist Wrap – Review

Broken wrists and hands are some of the most common injuries for mountain bikers – support during recovery will get you back up to speed quicker.

July 24th, 15 1 3,463 Categories: Protection


NS Snabb E1

Fantastic name – how does it ride?

July 22nd, 15 0 6,293 Categories: Bikes


Nicolai Helius AC 27.5

Mark gets to know his Longtermer in instalment one

July 17th, 15 0 6,734 Categories: Bikes, Long Termers

asgard 29r shed bike storage singletrack review

Asgard 29r Bike Shed

No garage and under pressure to, ‘Get your #$*&%ing bikes out of the HOUSE!’? This could be the solution.

July 16th, 15 2 10,728 Categories: Recommended, Security


Race Face SixC CINCH Crankset

DH strength at XC weight? Do the Race Face SixC cranks deliver?

July 10th, 15 0 5,791 Categories: Drivetrain

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