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The Snow Must Go On – Adventures in Italy

Pushing the Weather Window Limit

Thomas “der Professor” Schmitt’s luck runs out in the Tyrol mountains of Northern Italy.

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Chromag Primer 27+ Review

Reviewed in 27.5" Plus version

Going back to a hardtail – even one with progressive geometry like the Primer – required patience. The payoff was well worth it.

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Whitecrow Hubs – Adjust Tire Pressure Remotely

Swap Pressure On The Fly

“Whitecrow’s hub allows you to adjust your air pressure within a range of 15 psi from your handlebar – as often as you like….”

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50to01 Crushing the Freeride Line at Revolution

A Pre-Ride Party with Ratboy and the Gang

There’s nothing like a little quality control riding before the public gets a crack at a new trail…

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World Record Autobahn Speeds on a DH Rig

Max Stöckl: Fastest Man on Two Wheels

It takes a lot of chutzpah and the perfect conditions to hit 167.6 km/h on a production bike.

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How to Set Up Rebound Damping

Get Dialled In

“Our audience is anything but average, but many of us (myself included) often find it challenging to get the perfect set up…”

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2017 Marin Hawk Hill – First Impressions

Lots of Bike for Little Cash?

“Only a psychopath would assume that a US$1499 (CAD$1899) bike is going to keep up with a $9000 bike (in either dollar)…”

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DarkFEST – Shaping Up

Week 3 Status Update

“That is the biggest jump I have ever seen. Ever.” – Aggy, Darkfest 2017

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Digging for Galena: The Story of Texas Peak

Adventure in the Heart of the Kootenays

A journey that blurs the lines between here and yesteryear, a story of risk and great reward. Coming soon.

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2017 Intense Primer Pro Review

One Bolt; Two Personalities

Is the 2017 Intense Primer Pro a versatile and capable XC 29er or a longer legged trail bike that can be ridden on aggressive terrain?

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Seeking La Pura Vida in Central America

Chasing Trail Episode 9

It’s a welcome respite from winter for Holger Meyer and company as they head to Costa Rica…

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Pivot Cycles Hatch the Phoenix Component System

No Ashes Required

A fresh set of thoroughly tested OEM style bits with an eye to solving common bike problems…

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DETAILS! 2017 Intense Tracer

Bike Porn Alert

For 2017, the new bike offers up a modern trail geometry, with longer reach for a more confidence-inspiring ride…

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2017 Intense Tracer – Launch Video

Five Models

“Three years in the making, the new Tracer has big shoes to fill. Its predecessor was one of the brand’s most acclaimed, best-selling models…”

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Making Cop Killer Look Easy

Video, Words and Photos

Forrest Riesco tackles Cop Killer – one of Pemberton’s notoriously gnarly trails on his trail bike and doesn’t even break a sweat…

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Demystifying Fork Offset and Trail

Ask Uncle Dave

“Very occasionally, Uncle Dave feels the need to talk about something technical, such that he can maintain his bona fides as a ‘bicycle expert.'”

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Tom Ritchey visits the Bicycle Academy

Old Skool Meets New School

A collaboration between the legends of the framebuilding world and the new wave of framebuilders creating the future of bicycle making.

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10-yr Old Kiwi Girl Rips Rotorua!

Coaster Brake + 16" Wheels?

10-yr Old Erice van Leuven takes a tumble but keeps hitting trannies and shredding the sweet dirt in Rotorua…

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Fatness Goals

What comes down must go up...

For those of us who get our fitness entirely from the mountain bike, winter can be a frustrating and fat making time…

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50to01 – This Must Be the Place for Ratboy and Co.

Running the Change Up

The lads mix things up with a longer cut of their shenanigans as they roam all over.

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Vamos A La Playa!

Which Way to the Beach?

Ripper Steve Storey is on the attack in Peru.

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Fully Metal Freeride Mashup

Shaperideshoot's Banger Reel

A full tilt action buffet with the who’s who of freeride…

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Getting Back to Hardtail Roots

Dragging Bars and Slashing Trees

“We’ve been known to say that it’s better to have a good hard tail than a bad full-suspension bike.”

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North American Enduro Tour Comes East

Seven Stops of High-Quality Racing

The NAET heads East to Blue Mountain for the 2017 edition of the Tour.

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Santa Cruz Tallboy 3 CC – Review

Plus VS. 29er

The unassuming yellow may not look like a beast, but like the Honey Badger it possesses hidden abilities that will surprise you…

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Insane Road Bike Trials Riding

Vittorio Brumotti is Fully Nuts

Pushing skinny tires and drop bars to the absolute limit…

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Steep and Deep in a Rio Favela

Tight Corners and Endless Stairs

Filip Polc is full tilt through the narrow walkways of Santa Marta.

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Remembering Kelly McGarry

A Retrospective

Take a look back at the life and riding of one of the best.

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Canyon Comes to America

Click, Buy and Ride

One of Europe’s biggest bike brands is headed to the land of Red, White and Blue…

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Desert Dwellers Ride Top Of The World

Top Of The World

Nate Hills follows a rotating crew of riders starting at the Peak of Whistler in the Bike Park on a nasty day…

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