Match Your Gravel Bike To Your… Lamborghini?

For the corners of the world unaffected by the cost of living or fuel prices, there’s a new bike/car pairing specially for you. If you’re in Miami at the Miami...

Entered the Dirty Reiver? Don’t Panic!

If you’ve entered the Dirty Reiver, maybe you’ve got your training plan all worked out and are full of good intentions. Or maybe you’re just a little bit worried about...

YT goes gravel with the SZEPTER

How do you pronounce that then? YT Industries has always been a mountain bike brand but now it’s getting into where mountain biking first started: gravel. And because it is...

Bespoked Bike Check: Eastwood Cycle Works Omni

Continuing our amuse bouche of Bespoked, the Handmade Bicycle Show celebrating handmade bikes and the people that make them, we have another bike check for you. If looking at beautiful bikes...

Bespoked Bike Check: Stolz Crosser

We’d love to tempt you along to Bespoked, the Handmade Bicycle Show celebrating handmade bikes and the people that make them. To give you a taste of what you might see,...

Arrow Wheels AGRS Road Gravel Hope Wheelset review

The Arrow Wheels AGRS Road Gravel wheelset is on my Planet X Tempest, a bike I intended solely for gravel use, but over time I have found to lean more...

Grinduro Supports Inclusivity with ‘Concerned Cyclists’ Jersey

Grinduro event organisers have offered riders at Grinduro Wales the chance to show their support for inclusion in sport by creating a ‘Concerned Cyclists’ jersey, subverting the phrasing used in...

Where The Wind Blows: An Icelandic Gravel Audiobook

An eager Hannah heads to one of her dream destinations, only to discover it’s not like she imagined at all. Issue 143 of Singletrack World contains a story about Hannah’s...

ENVE G Series Dropper for Gravel and Racers

The ENVE G-Series Dropper post weighs 395g, can be cut to fit the riders need, features stealth routing, has a drop-bar specific lever that is accessible from both the hoods...

East Anglian Way is a 500km bikepacking non-event

What is The East Anglian Way? It’s a route around East Anglia (funny that) that takes in some Napoleonic forts, castles and cathedrals. Basically loads of back country roads filled...

New Nukeproof Digger Revealed

Nukeproof has revealed its revised Digger gravel bike, along with the story of why it is like it is. They’re not afraid to put flat pedals on it, it’s that...

Smuggling Spring – A South Coast Smuggling Inspired Adventure

Words by Dean Hersey, pictures and video by Trail Creatives With the turning of the season and the daylight hours tipping the balance over the dank darkness, it has been...

“40-50mm of travel simply isn’t enough stroke to take any meaningful impacts”

Cotic has nailed its colours to its marketing mast by coming out against the new breed of gravel suspension products. A newsletter from Cotic just arrived in our inbox with...

Campagnolo goes gravellissimo with new Levante wheelset

Campagnolo has announced its first wheelset for gravel bikes. Called the Campagnolo Levante, the wheelset is named after an easterly wind of the Mediterranean. Because Campagnolo. Campagnolo Levante Wheelset nutshelled:...

Tailfin’s new dry bag storage system and cargo straps

The new Tailfin Cage Pack System aims to do exactly what it says: to be a better way of attaching dry bags to your bikepacking rig. The most straightforward method...

Salsa Journeyer

Salsa Journeyer ditches The Man and embraces everyone

Previously known as the Journeyman, the renamed Journeyer is Salsa’s do-as-much-as-possible bike. Dropbar or flatbar. Covered in bosses. Nice paintjobs. Salsa Journeyer nutshelled 6061-T6 aluminum alloy 12 x 142 mm...

Garbaggio Nutmegger – Built to forgive bad decisions

Hannah is out at the Sea Otter Classic in California, USA. It’s a four day festival of racing and a huge expo area. There are races for every type of bike, but...

Lauf Seigla – Reviewed in Iceland and the UK

You probably know who Lauf is: they make those Marmite forks that you may well have dismissed as looking too weird. Or, maybe you’re in the evangelical ‘but they really...

Spotted at Sea Otter: Prototype Vitus Gravel Bike

Hannah is out at the Sea Otter Classic in California, USA. It’s a four day festival of racing and a huge expo area. There are races for every type of bike, but...

Fox 32 Taper-Cast Gravel Fork finally made public

Looking every inch (or should that be every two inches?) like a 90s MTB fork from Marzocchi, here is the Fox 32 Taper-Cast.

Cannondale Topstone Carbon shock-less full susser

Cannondale Topstone Carbon sees improved geometry and Kingpin shock-less suspension. Designed to go anywhere and ride everything.

Grinduro Gravel Enduro Returns To Wales: July 2022

After the inaugural Grinduro Wales was a huge success last year, it returns to Machynlleth July 22-24 2022. Last year saw dusty trails, sun-drenched camping grounds and plenty of smiles....

‘Proper Charlie’ gravel trouser range

Our very own Charlie has decided that local competition is good, and is dipping a toe – or rather both legs – into the trouser market. Inspired by his years...

‘Seriously Gravel’ – The Gravel Club

Orbea’s Pachamama project looks at cycling culture away from competition. This latest episode about ‘The Gravel Club’ in Berlin is especially nice, capturing the spirit of the informal group ride....

New Hutchinson Tundra Tyre – What Tyres For Wet Gravel?

Ah, the long dusty roads of Kansas, the white ribbons of the Strada Bianche… these are the dreams on which we are sold ‘gravel’. Off we go, out the door,...

Wild About Bikepacking – 496-km connecting Mull, Jura, Islay and Bute 

Markus Stitz is once again doing his best to persuade us to get out and ride a very long way on a gravel bike. This time, he’s in the Inner...

Salsa Stormchaser: for when dirt turns to mud

Salsa Stormchaser is a gravel bike built for "adverse conditions". Designed for comfort, confidence and durability.

New Assos Mille GTC: Gravel Specific Gear

Love your Assos kit but don’t want to wear your road gear on the gnarmac? Mountain bike baggies spoiling your gravel grinding? Fret no more: Assos has now brought out...

The Stanton Switchpath Ti – Gravel with a grin

Stanton Bikes has launched its first ever bike that’s not a mountain bike: the Switchpath Ti. If you count measuring your tyres in mm rather than inches as the criteria...

New Surly Ghost Grappler

The Ghost Grappler is a new ‘drop-bar trail bike’ from Surly. Is that going to be the next thing? Drop Bar Trail. Soon to be followed by Drop Bar Downcountry?...