Menu

Articles


two-questions-162

Honest Questions About Things People Do in Bike Videos

Can Old Dogs Learn New Tricks?

Where do we draw the line between smooth style and gratuitous shralpage?

Comments (13)

EX_cogs_colored

E*thirteen 40 and 42 Tooth Cogs for 10-speed

More Teeth Than a Sharknado

Another entry in the 10-speed wide range cog market, and prices are coming down…

Comment now!

Screen Shot 2014-04-01 at 1.52.27 PM

UCI World Cup DH 2013 Recap

The Good, the Bad, and the Moustache

With Pietermaritzburg less than two weeks away, it’s time to get stoked on some top notch chunder shred…

Comment now!

Screen Shot 2014-04-01 at 1.40.07 PM

NSMBA Public Trail Day – April 5th on Forever After

Shovels to Dirt this Saturday

In preparation for BC Bike Race this summer, the NSMBA is getting prepped with a trail day on Forever After…

Comment now!

Screen Shot 2014-04-01 at 9.12.27 AM

2015 RockShox BoXXer with Charger Damper

With Video of Stevie Ripping It

For 2015 we see a new BoXXer with the Charger damper, black stanchions, and less overall weight…

Comment now!

MRP_6802

RockShox DebonAir Upgrades for Monarch Shocks

A Plusher Monarch

Take the Pike’s excellent small bump compliance and mid stroke damping support and apply it to rear shocks…

Comment (1)

Screen Shot 2014-04-01 at 12.48.45 AM

The New 2014 Santa Cruz Nomad

Bubble Gum Enduro Machine

The new Nomad is a 27.5″, 165mm platform; photos, geometry chart, video, and riding photos inside…

Comments (10)

Screen Shot 2014-04-01 at 12.03.01 AM

Rocky Mountain Blizzard to Return?

Rocky Goes All White

The Rocky Mountain Blizzard name will live again, and it looks to be right at home in the great white north…

Comment (1)

skinkskat

Cane Creek Plugs the Market with Energy Suppositories

Better Than Hotdogs and EPO!

“We simply recognized a hole in the market and wanted to fill it – with the world’s first energy suppository…”

Comments (3)

brayton

In Deep

Gas to Flat in Chile

It’s not often you see this much effort put into a documentary style web piece…

Comment now!

specialized-stumpjumper-650b-162

Exclusive Photos: Specialized Stumpjumper EVO 650B

Stumpy 650 Detail Shots

The internet’s first real photos of the freshly announced Specialized Stumpjumper EVO 650B…

Comments (7)

650stumpy162

Specialized 650b Stumpjumper EVO Announced

The Stumpjumper EVO gets a wheel size enhancement

“Bigger is Better. Except when it’s not.” -Specialized

Comments (2)

Screen Shot 2014-03-26 at 6.21.37 PM

Weekend Warmup

Highly Educational

Pullin’ into the fast lane on the information superhighway…

Comment (1)

50days

50 Days Until Whistler Bike Park Opens

Clips to Get the Stoke Going

Oh Whistler, you’re such a tease. 50 days until opening feels like an eternity…

Comment now!

Screen Shot 2014-03-27 at 9.16.42 AM

Desert Dreaming – RockShox RS-1 in Action

Short Travel Fun in Palm Springs

We get the chance to see the new RockShox RS-1 in action, and the simplest answer has prevailed…

Comment (1)

Screen Shot 2014-03-27 at 8.08.51 AM

Half Nelson Gets Some Love

New Doubles and Triples in Squamish

People on the trail crew are allowed to shred fresh gold, right? Sid Slotegraaf sends it bigtime…

Comment now!

Screen Shot 2014-03-26 at 6.34.39 PM

Jerome Clementz and the 2015 Cannondale Jekyll 27.5

160mm 650B Future Enduro Winner

Jerome’s riding is smooth as butter and the man is clearly one of the fastest in the world – well, according to the results, he is the fastest right now…

Comment now!

truth-162-2

The Truth About 11-Speed

There's Your Answer, Fishbulb

Using simple math to clear up some myths and misconceptions surrounding single ring drivetrains…

Comment (1)

Screen Shot 2014-03-25 at 9.52.48 PM

Fairdale R+D

Having Fun on Two Wheels

Taj and Leif at Fairdale Bikes have some unorthodox R+D methods, and the result is nothing short of amazing…

Comment now!

MRP_5341-thumb2

SRAM Guide Brakes to Replace Current Trail Models

New Four Piston Trail Brakes

Guide improves lever feel and system reliability while retaining the power and modulation that the Trail series of brakes were popular for…

Comments (2)

Screen Shot 2014-03-24 at 11.11.54 PM

Training Like Spartacus

Getting Strong the Gladiator Way

This workout is a perfect example of how to keep things simple but how simple things aren’t necessarily easy…

Comment now!

Screen Shot 2014-03-24 at 10.10.01 PM

Ian Morrison Shreds Retallack

All Steeps and Whips in the Kootenays

Artbarn and the whip master Ian Morrison making good times happen at Retallack Lodge…

Comment now!

cgpthumbnail

Coast Gravity Park: Preview

Coastal Crew Shows Off Their Work

“The boys were eager to show the trails that they had been working on, and thrilled to throw down for the cameras…”

Comment now!

Screen Shot 2014-03-23 at 6.11.46 PM

CHRISCROSS

Chris Akrigg Wins Again

Chris Akrigg has proven that he can make anything look fun, including drop bars and skinny tires…

Comment now!

mancino2

Weekend Warmup

It's a Bird! It's a Plane!

Into the wild blue yonder we go…

Comment now!

Screen Shot 2014-03-21 at 1.52.03 AM

Transition TR500 Unleashed

Getting Rowdy in the Woods

The perfect blend of science and shred…

Comment now!

Screen Shot 2014-03-20 at 12.17.12 AM

Enduro is Going Downhill

Bas Van Shows His Face

We usually see Bas van Steenbergen steezing the DH bike, but he’s definitely got style on the enduro bike too…

Comment (1)

nsmb-trance-advanced-thumb

2014 Giant Trance Advanced SX 27.5: Reviewed

Sweet, Sweet Evolution

The Trance SX performed really well in a wide variety of conditions with no weird traits or issues that would have otherwise prevented me from having anything but a great time on every ride…

Comment now!

Screen Shot 2014-03-19 at 2.58.58 PM

We Have Served Thee Well

Grant Robinson in Seb Kemp's Between The Eyes Series

Rather than freeze-framing a millisecond, wrangling and seizing it forcefully, he allows the motion of the moment, the many moments, to truly show themselves…

Comment now!

bike-fashion-thumb

Who Cares, It’s Only (Mountain Bike) Fashion

Considering the Do's and Dont's

Your gang colours – something that a fellow biker might note was a disguised piece of functional cycling clothing…

Comment (1)