Fuji Jari 2.5 | A Budget Commuter

The Fuji Jara 2.5 is the entry level in the Jari range, which consists of five different build and frameset options. The reason I have chosen to review the cheapest...

Nicolai Reveals Gravel Bike: Argon GX

Nicolai is known for making distinctive bikes – so what would a Nicolai gravel bike look like? Now, we can find out. ‘Blurring Road and Mountain Bike’ The Argon GX...

First Look: 2021 BMC URS ONE Gravel Bike

BMC URS ONE, or BMC UnReStricted, offer four model builds to the UK market. Here we have the cheapest in the range in a size medium. Designed for ‘high-intensity gravel...

New ENVE Foundation AG25 and AG28 Gravel Wheels Launch

It’s not just mountain bikers that are benefitting from carbon wheel technology. The benefits of hookless beads and carbon’s light weight and impact resistance work very well on gravel bikes....

Focussed North – A Gravel Adventure With The New Focus Atlas

Words by Dean Hersey. Photos by Trail Creatives. Curiosity is a strange feeling. With a Summer of riding around our local routes and a whole year’s worth of riding plans...

The New Focus Atlas Gravel Bike

“Made to Lose” Today, Focus is launching a new range of Focus Atlas gravel bikes, with a great amount of fanfare (it’s the brand’s first dedicated gravel bike, after all)...

Halo Releases Gravel Tyre Range

The all new Halo Gravel Tyre range consists of three distinct tread patterns to cover all conditions and surfaces. Developed over a three-year period the range has been refined to...

Is That A Gravel Bike, Or A BMX?

Here we have two videos for you that may have you asking a few questions. Have you got the wrong tyres? The wrong tyre pressure? Maybe you’re wearing the wrong...

Giro Launches The Helios Spherical Gravel Helmet

Giro has been cranking out some fine new helmets in the last couple of years, with the top-end helmets, the road bike Aether and the mountain bike Manifest helmet, using...

2021 National Cx Championships Postponed, plus other cancellations

If you were hoping to finally get out between the race tape, the opportunity has disappeared like grip on wet limestone. Along with the National Track Championships, the 2021 National...

Crankbrothers Highline

New Highline XC/Gravel 27.2 Droppers from Crankbrothers

Whether you’ve got an older frame you want to fit with a dropper, or you’ve got a wholly new fangled gravel bike which you want to take down more extreme...

Frontier 300 – Back on for 2021, 10 Forests, 20 gravel sectors, 30 hour limit

Frontier 300 is back on the cards for 2021. 10 Forests, 20 gravel sectors, 30 hour limit. “We live on an island, everyone should ride across it at least once!”...

Unhurried | The John Muir Way with Markus Stitz

This new video covering the John Muir Way, from Markus Stitz is a gentle paced look at why you should ride your bike, explore, and go further. If you were...

Ragley Trig Adventure | Good enough to turn the head of a mountain biker?

Die hard mountain biker James Vincent dips a toe into #dirtydropbargoodness with the Ragley Trig Adventure. Brand: Ragley Model: Trig Adventure From: Hotlines UK Price: £1,499 Tested by: James Vincent...

WTB Resolute

Reviewed & Recommended – WTB Resolute with SG2 Puncture Protection

Piers ‘Slasher’ Mortimer takes the WTB Resolute with new WTB SG2 puncture protection out for some rocky rides in the Lakes. WTB Resolute SG2 Price: £54.99 From: WTB The WTB...

2021 Canyon Grail Bikes Launch. Same Frames, New Spec.

The end of August used to mean that eyes would turn towards a bit of winter ‘cross racing. Canyon already has it’s top-end Inflite model, as ridden in the ‘cross...

Mākū – Makes you feel better about not being in New Zealand

How bad could bike packing in New Zealand be, really? Surely it’s all just lovely? Yes, New Zealand would appear to have a lot going for it: more scenery than...

Markus Stitz Perthshire Gravel

Eleven Free Gravel GPX Routes Plotted In Perthshire

Perthshire in Scotland is seeking to promote itself as a gravel riding destination, with the launch of a website detailing eleven routes around the area. This includes free GPX downloads...

Lauf Announces ‘Direct To You’ Direct Bike Sales

Today, Lauf has announced that, going forward, all sales of its True Grit gravel bikes and Anywhere road/gravel bikes will be done direct from its home base in Iceland in...

Santa Cruz Extends Reserve Wheels Reach To Road And Gravel

You’ll know of Reserve wheels thanks to its launch by parent brand Santa Cruz. However, given that Santa Cruz is also part of the family that holds the Cervelo road...

Canyon Inflite

Canyon Inflite | Cyclocross Race Bike Gets Spec Update

Canyon’s cyclocross race bike, the Canyon Inflite, gets an update for this year. Will there be a race season to put them through their paces? With the Yorkshire Cyclocross points...

Bike Packing Coffee | 4 Ways to brew up outdoors

Well balanced, good, rich mouthfeel, great body, nice, rich taste and smell… just some of the words that pro baristas regularly use to define the multitude of coffee varieties and flavours...

Sonder Camino Al – Miles Of Comfort And Fun

Hannah tests out the Sonder Camino AL, the company’s most popular bike. Will she find out why it’s such a hit? The Sonder Camino has been a popular choice since...

Creepy Fatigue – The Cobblestones Of Flanders

Many of us will have looked at the cobblestones of Flanders and wondered how hard it can be, really, to ride them. Yes, add in a peloton of close packed...

3 Peaks Cyclo-Cross Race 2020 Cancelled

It has been announced that the 3 Peaks Cyclo-Cross Race has been cancelled for 2020 due to COVID-19. The Race Organiser issued this statement on the event website: Cancellation of...

All New Cannondale Topstone – Full Suspension Gravel. And Electric too.

Cannondale has updated its popular rear ‘suspension’ gravel/adventure bike with new models like the Topstone Carbon Lefty 1 and 3, with a matching 30mm travel Lefty Oliver fork. And to...

Orange RX9 Pro First Look at this gravel bike

From the moment I pulled the RX9 Pro out of the home delivered box you could tell it was a gravel bike that was built by a mountain bike brand....

Reviewed: Specialized Diverge Carbon Comp

The brand new Specialized Diverge was launched to the world earlier this month and, now that I’ve had this bike on test for about three weeks, I wanted to bring...

Spank Vibrocore Drop Bars and Wheels – Fast And Comfortable?

Spank Flare 24 Vibrocore Wheelset and Flare 25 Vibrocore handlebar Price: Wheelset £289.99 front / £379.99 rear | Handlebar £89.99 From: Hotlines Tested: 3 months “Can you review some wheels and handlebars...

First Look: Fuji Jari 2.5 Adventure Road Bike 2020 – Gravel on a budget?

The Fuji Jari 2.5 is a steel road/adventure bike designed to cope with anything from morning commutes to days out in the countryside. At £779.99 for a full build with...