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2016 Giro Montaro

Giro's new premium AM helmet

Ever see a clipped-in lycra-clad leg-shaver with a post that reaches all the way to St. Peter go straight over the bars because they didn’t expect a root on their race course?

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2016 Magura Goods

Rocking Out in Sedona

The German company with the Japanese sounding name continues to make precise, durable and elegant MTB components…

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Pearl Izumi Women’s Kit

Tough But Feminine

“A+ for making women riders look good but still look like women…”

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SMITH Forefront & Pivlock Overdrive

Long Term Review

Dave Smith tries to determine if eyewear and a helmet from the same firm can work together to make time on the trail blissful…

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7Mesh Revelation Jacket

Words - Pete Roggeman

The bar has been raised on technical outerwear for riders.

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Pearl Izumi Apparel

Words - Jon Harris

All of a sudden, Pearl Izumi’s apparel is starting to look more relevant for the Trail/AM crowd.

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Kali Maya Helmet: Reviewed

Words - Matthew Lee

A wallet-friendly half shell loaded with high-end features…

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2015 Pearl Izumi X-Project 1.0

Words - Jon Harris

Smooth seamless styling, a carbon sole (you can walk in), double Boas and a tuneable insole make this one sophisticated show…

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Pearl Izumi WRX Jacket

Words - Jon Harris

A lighter jacket for that unexpected downpour – but not for the nasty winter deluge…

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Bell Super 2R – Reviewed

Words - Tim Coleman

You likely remember the Giro Switchblade; a rather ugly cross country style helmet with a light, removable chin bar…

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Best of 2014: Pete’s List

Words - Pete Roggeman

Picking favorites was hard this year, so I stuck to things that made almost every ride

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Leatt Airflex Knee and Elbow pads

Words - Jon Harris

Can elbow and leg armour be comfortable for the entire ride and still protect when you want to get rad..?

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Dakine Drafter 12L Pack

Words - Kaz Yamamura

“I am still able to fit a shock pump, my camera, 1 lens and my flash and still have some room leftover…”

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Gore ALP-X 3.0 Shorts

Words - Matthew Lee

A stripped-down pair of shorts to keep you dry through the wettest rides imaginable…

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Gore Alp-X 2.0

Windstopper Soft Shell Gloves

“…I pulled these brand new Gore suckers out of my duffle, and insisted that he wear them. At least he’d be able to hold on to the bike while the rest of his body froze.”

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