Can also be used to focus the sun and start fires. Perhaps.

Lezyne SV 11 Mini tool

Goregous AND practical? Why Ambassador, you are spoiling us

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Add a view, and you're sorted.

Cumulus Quantum 350 sleeping bag

Top notch – and top-end – adventure sleep sack

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Right in all of the right ways?

Velocity Blunt SS Rims

Light, wide rims that aren’t carbon? That’ll never catch on…

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The mud of a hundred rides.

Alpkit Gourdon 20 backpack

Big bargain backpack from the Notts. kitmeisters

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Not a nipple in sight.

TRP Spyke mechanical disc brake

Can a mechanical disc brake really match up to hydraulics?

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This, right here, is trickledown in action.

Shimano Deore drivetrain and brakes

Budget-only groupset option, or a cheap and cheerful upgrade?

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Outdoor Tech Orca Sport Wireless Buds

A little music to accompany your ride? Outdoor Tech’s Orca earbuds ridden and rated.

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Santa Cruz Bronson C

Descent mapping, skill enhancing: here are our thoughts on the Santa Cruz enduro trail slaya

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Cannondale FSi Carbon 1

All the black stuff; all the bling – Cannondale’s racer rated

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9:ZERO:7 Carbon Whiteout

Could this be the pinnacle of the fatbike?

February 17th, 15 0 9,002 Categories: Bikes


Whyte G-150 S

A visually striking bike that looks great without being too flamboyant, but how does it ride?

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Intense Tracer 275 Alloy

Amid the flurry of carbon this and that launched this year, the Intense Tracer 275 Alloy almost snuck past unnoticed. How does it measure up?

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The Giant XtC Advance 29er 2

Giant XtC Advanced 29er 2

The Giant XtC – Making plans for Nigel? Or the Mayor of Simpleton?

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Gore Fusion Cosmo

Gore Fusion Cosmo Windstopper Jacket

It’s very bright – but does it shine?

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