The latest stories from the world of mountain biking.

Quick look: Marin Rift Zone alloy range 2023

Refined from the ground up with updates to geometry, cable routing and specs to hopefully make a fun bike even better.

No Propain Factory Racing Team in 2023

Propain has announced it is ‘pausing’ its downhill factory team for 2023, joining Norco on the list of big brands sitting next season out. As Pivot rider and team manager,...

Quick deets on the new Yeti SB160

Let's have a look at the new Yeti SB160. It's been over four years since the SB150 launched so it's about time for new enduro-a-go-go bike.

A Mountain Bike Bedtime Story, With Joe Barnes

A Joe Barnes film is usually a good way to brighten your day. We can’t help but feel that any bedtime story he might read would be more like when...

New Orbea Oiz: XC racers need only apply

The new Orbea Oiz retains its cross country race appeal but bumps up the travel to 120mm front and rear. And is lighter and stiffer.

Scott Genius goes down the hidden shock route

Following on from their stunning Spark with the hidden rear shock, here's details of the new Scott Genius with the same sort of tech wizardry.

Bolehills Forever: The community of a dig spot

This video should warm your cockles, and will likely have you planning a visit. If you don’t have a similar facility near you, it may also have you wondering why...

Singletrack Membership Price Increase – A Heads Up

As I mentioned in this article, we are under a great deal of financial pressure due to the rate of inflation driving up costs across the board. Also, the cost...

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Machete Gang Targets Mountain Bikers

Greater Manchester Police are investigating two robberies where mountain bikes were taken from riders leaving Farmer John’s Bike Park at Marple, outside Manchester. In both cases, the riders were riding...

Win A Bike, Help Someone Else Ride a Long Way

If you thought owning a bike from Bespoked would never happen to you, here’s a chance to think again. Thanks to this prize draw, you might just be lucky enough...

Gabriel Wibmer grinding around Hamburg

Wibmer's new bike has got shocks... pegs... lucky! And he certainly does take it off some sweet jumps in this new edit called 'The Grind'.

Brian Facer Steps Down as British Cycling CEO

The following statement has appeared on the British Cycling website: Brian Facer is to step down as British Cycling CEO with immediate effect, by mutual agreement with the Board of...

Pole Vikkelä 190mm travel not-an-e-bike

The new Pole Vikkelä is the Finnish brand's 190mm travel big rig and continues its rather pole-arising approach to making mountain bikes.

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Buyers Guide to the Best Mountain Bike Mudguards

The best mountain bike mudguards keep filth out of your face and do it without shifting around or clogging up. That's it.

Quick Deets: Wolf Tooth Waveform Pedal

The new Wolf Tooth Waveform flats will come in two 'proportionally scaled' sizes. Available in four colours: black, orange, blue, and ultraviolet purple.

Canyon K.I.S. self-centring steering doohicky

K.I.S. (Keep It Stable) uses springs, ultra-strong polymer fibre bands and a shaped cam inside the frame to centre your bars whilst riding.

Break In At Cotic Bikes

Cy Turner is asking for your help in recovering the five bikes that were stolen from Cotic HQ last night. Here’s the announcement from Instagram: We were broken into last...

Fresh Goods Friday 623: Rechargeable Battering Edition

This is the "Wintro". The intro of winners. What have we won exactly? We've won the satisfaction of making it through another week. We've won ourselves a weekend.

Updated: New Start time – How To Watch Red Bull Rampage

…and no, the answer isn’t through your fingers from behind the sofa. The diggers and riders have been out in the Utah desert for a week or so now, so...

Cheap Things Tuesday: Briskers, bibshorts, lights and stuff

Hello, good morning/afternoon/evening* and welcome to the third majestic edition of CTT. Very much to companion piece to Fresh Goods Friday.

Breaking News: Revolution Bike Park CLOSING Indefinitely

Revolution Bike Park has just announced the news that it is closing indefinitely due to larch disease. The disease is phytophthora ramorum., which effects Japanese larch and makes up 2/3...

Singletrack Reader Awards Finalists: Mountain Bike Personality Of The Year

Who has worked the hardest, raced the fastest, championed the most or just helped enable more of us to get out and ride. Who has inspired you the most in...

Vote Now: Best Author – Singletrack Reader Awards

Which author, published in our magazine or on Singletrackworld.com, gave you pause for thought, a moment of laughter, or just a good dose of escapism? This award will be awarded...

Vote Now: Best Photographer – Singletrack Reader Awards

Some things don’t change. Singletrack World Magazine and Singletrackworld.com have still been filled with great images. Which snapper has consistently delivered the goods? JP Gendron Red Bull Rampage must be...

Vote Now: Bike Industry Paying It Back – Singletrack Reader Awards

Which brand has put their money where their mouth is? Who has championed a cause for the benefit of the mountain bike culture? This is an award for brands that...

Vote Now: Community Builders – Singletrack Reader Awards

This award is about people. Who is getting bums on saddles? Who is creating the opportunity for new people to discover mountain bikes? We want to hear about the project,...

Vote Now: Best Trail Network or Trail Centre – Singletrack Reader Awards

Put simply, where do you think is the best place to ride in the UK? Tweed Valley So good, it’s the host venue for the UK round of the EWS,...

Vote Now: Best Trail Team – Singletrack Reader Awards

This award is about the trails we ride. Which organisation has got people maintaining trails, learning building skills, creating sustainable and legitimate trails? Is it a dig crew, a community...

Vote Now: Most Innovative Mountain Bike Product – Singletrack Reader Awards

In a world where incremental improvements are the norm, who has actually brought something new and worthwhile to the bike world? Who has taken a leap of innovation that solves...

Vote Now: Most Desirable Mountain Bike – Singletrack Reader Awards

In a break from the norm, we’ve got four finalists for you in this category – we just couldn’t narrow it down any more. These aren’t the bikes that you...