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2017 Kona Wozo – Triple Tester Review

"This bike was so much fun"

Three testers had the chance to ride Kona’s hardtail fatbike during the snowiest North Shore winter in years – and on good old dirt as well…

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2017 Norco Range 29 9.2 – First Impressions

Aurum Inspired Enduro Racer

The Range 9.1 has 29″ wheels but it’s got a downhiller’s soul – this Aurum inspired ripper would be right at home in the Whistler Bike Park…

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167 km/h on MTB: Should I Care?

Ask Uncle Dave

“While it is impressive that he was able to hurtle down 45º slope in Chile at 167 km/h down, I’m stuck wondering a few things…”

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2017 Trek Slash 9.9 Review

THE Enduro Machine?

“This is a ridiculously capable chunder pig that would make a fantastic big hit trail slayer, or ripper enduro race rig…”

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Flats and Dings Gone?

Helping Gwin Win

Run lower pressure and improve your traction without risking flats or busted and dinged rims? Read on…

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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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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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Troy Lee Raid Knees – Reviewed

Next Level Knee Protection

We ask knee protection to be cool, chafe-free and to stay in place perfectly -and to keep us out of the emergency ward…

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19 Winter Riding Essentials

Words - Morgan Taylor

If you want to make it through winter on your bike, you’re going to need some prep and some solid gear…

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Raceface Next SL G4 Crank Review

Carbon Bling

A new generation of Raceface’s Next SL cranks has arrived and despite being some of the lightest cranks in the world they went on a little diet…

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Wolftooth GnarWolf Chainguide Review

GnarWolf Guide Plus Fat Paw Grips

“Drops do occur on occasion. In my experience it’s usually at the least desirable times, ie during a race run…”

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2017 SRAM Eagle X01 Drivetrain – Long Term Review

300 kms on 1x12

“I’ve been giving it a thorough thrashing through our wet fall, and it seems like the right time for an update on the longer term performance…”

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Hello Darkness, My Old Friend

An Ode to the Night Ride

“I pointed my bike downhill and half rode, half skied my way back to my house…”

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Best of 2016 – Cam’s List

Bikes, Tires, Drive and more

2016 was a banner year for bikes but some other mountain biking products and trends stood out from the rest as well…

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4.5 random things Dave wants for Christmas

Dear Santa

“It was love at first sight at Sea Otter this spring and while I’m usually on the wrong side of the camera on bike tests, I was banking on getting some time…”

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