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Kona Honzo CR Trail DL Reviewed

Long(ish) Term Review of the Carbon Honzo!

Todd Hellinga takes the carbon big wheeled hardtail to the races, to the South Chilcotins and all over the Sea To Sky corridor…

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Tune Your Squish Like a Pro

SRAM Buys ShockWiz

“Riders can be divided into two groups; those who sometimes have trouble dialing in the suspension, and liars…”

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Trek Slash 9.9 in Squamish, BC, June 2016

2017 Trek Slash 29

That explains the missing Remedy 29.

Look out Enduro race courses everywhere: the 2017 Trek Slash is here, featuring 150mm of bump-gobbling travel and 29″ wheels. It’s a beast.

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2016 Yeti SB5.5C

First Impressions

Uncle Dave was smitten as soon as he pulled the Yeti SB5.5c from the box – and it may have cured his colourblindness…

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Niner Opts for 27.5er (Sort of)

Plus sized options for the new Niners.

Niner Bikes built staked their reputation on 29″ wheels – but the company has decided that there’s room in the line for some 27.5 Plus action…

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Déjà Vu – Kona Honzo CR

Rhys Verner breaks the XC racer mould.

With aggressive trail geometry, 120mm of front end travel, and Stealth post routing, the new Honzo is built for riding infamous Pacific Northwest trails.

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First Look: Chromag Primer

Switch hitting with wheels

“Is this some kind of masochistic manifestation of mid-life in crisis, or just the next phase in my infatuation with bikes?”

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Trek Launch in Squamish, BC, Canada, June 2016

2017 Trek Remedy and Fuel EX Launch and First Ride

Proper ride testing in Squamish

“We rode twice a day, about 3 hours each time. It was like a training camp. It was awesome.”

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2016 Kona Honzo CARBON!

Trail DL First Impressions

The Honzo has been ahead of its time in many ways – and now the popular 29er hardtail catches up in the materials race…

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Robot Bike Co: Custom Ti & Carbon Enduro Bike

Is this entirely new?

Robot Bike Co uses some unique techniques to build custom full suspension frames from carbon and titanium…

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Crappy Wheels and Cherry Cranks

Ask Uncle Dave

“Seasoned cyclists generally revere anyone who can twiddle knobs on a suspension fork or bleed a brake without poisoning an animal…”

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Jones Plus Long Term Review

Old School New School

“To the untrained eye the Plus could easily be mistaken for an oversized, space-age beach cruiser…”

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2016 Trek Shremedy 29 – Long Term Review

Remedy For The Shore

“I rode the Shremedy on Cypress on full Dh lines and on most of the rowdiest trails on Fromme and Seymour and never felt undergunned…”

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Cannondale Jekyll 2 Reviewed

Climb Jekyll; Descend Hyde

After three forks (including a Lefty) and loops of all descriptions – Andrew Major is ready to pronounce a verdict on the Jekyll 2…

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2017 Kona Hei Hei DL

Short Travel - Big Fun?

Kona is billing the 2017 Hei Hei DL as a short travel trail ripper – a bike that is XC fast without compromising fun on rowdy trails…

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