The new Commencal Meta SL - 110mm travel and rad angles...

Interbike 2011: Commencal Meta AM29 and SL

The Andorrans have been busy boys lately.We’ve seen the relaunched and revamped Commencal Meta AM, the replacement for the very popular Meta 5.5 trail bike. The AM took MegaAvalanche victory this year under Remy Absalon and it’s satisfyingly longer, lower and slacker than before, the design taking cues from the redesigned Supreme DH V3 the […]

September 15th, 11 9,103 Categories: News

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Eurobike 2011: Niner’s new 15mm fork

Tapered, full carbon, 15mm Maxle Lite fork and more…

September 11th, 11 5,356 Categories: News

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Eurobike 2011: Transition Bikes and the big wheeled Bandit

Video look at a brace of big wheelers and possibly the best colour for a bike we’ve seen for a while

September 6th, 11 5,355 Categories: Trade Show, Video

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Eurobike 2011: Charge Bikes

Jon headed to the fairground ride of joy that is the Charge Bikes stand to discover what’s new for 2012. We were lucky enough to have a good look at their new 29er Cooker a while back, but they’ve now introduced a Titanium Cooker 29er model with tapered headtube to keep it bang up to […]

September 1st, 11 5,807 Categories: Trade Show, Video

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Eurobike 2011: Orange Bikes video

While Chipps has covered what’s new from Orange Bikes in words and pictures, Matt and Jon got the ever smiling face of Dave Flynn to explain what’s going on with their surprise range of big wheeled and carbon fibre bikes through the medium of video. Here he explains how they’ve been won over by big […]

September 1st, 11 5,746 Categories: Trade Show, Video

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Eurobike: Orange and the big wheels

The Eurobike Trio are still there and Chipps takes up the story. OK, if we count the Demo Day as day 1, then today must be Day 2. Today we split up, with Jon heading off for video scoops (most of which will trickle out over the next few days) and Matt heading off to […]

September 1st, 11 8,806 Categories: News

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Intense’s Hard-Eddie 29er Hardtail

Fresh Goods is postponed this week due to too many new bikes being launched! How’s this one for ya?

August 26th, 11 9,529 Categories: News

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Marin 2012: Quad Link 3 released, bouncy 29ers and more…

New range of 29″ wheeled bikes plus the longstanding Quad suspension design gets a radical makeover

August 4th, 11 15,863 Categories: Kit, Press Launch

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PressCamp 2011: Niner Jet 9 RDO

Niner’s first full carbon, full suspension bike.

June 25th, 11 13,297 Categories: News

Shiny - ish... In brushed aluminium.

Prototype Whyte 29er

…and it’ll be being raced at OS Mountain Mayhem this weekend.

June 13th, 11 4,546 Categories: News

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Fort William: Random Pit Pics Pt 1

Jon has been wandering around the pits and expo area this morning looking for anything new and interesting to take pictures of. Here’s what he’s come up with so far… Elite Women’s Qualifying has just finished – we’ll post up the results shortly but Rachel Atherton fastest down the hill so far. Mark is updating […]

June 4th, 11 9,683 Categories: Events, Kit

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Fresh Goods

New XTR bits, big wheeled Giant bikes, new SLX, Kashima Fox shock

May 27th, 11 17,162 Categories: Fresh Goods

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