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2015 BMC Trailfox TF02: First Impressions

Words - Omar Bhimji

“I’ll try to show our Swiss visitor a good time on the Shore this winter and report back in the New Year…”

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2015 Santa Cruz V10 Details

The Bryce Rocket

Some scoop on the bike that the Syndicate has been riding since Fort William…

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2015 Kona Precept DL: First Impressions

Words - Dave Tolnai

“…seems like something meant for a higher dollar offering. Aggressively formed tubes. Beefy pivots. Tidy cable routing…”

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2015 GT Sensor X Pro Review

Words - Seb Kemp

“I like a bike that challenges you to try your hardest and lets you make your own mistakes…”

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Reader’s Rides: Balfa BB7

Words - Wayne Parsons

It was crude, heavy, astonishingly grotesque, and absurdly weird looking, but at the time I kinda liked it…

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2015 Lapierre Spicy Team – Long term review

Words - Jon Harris

So why was I riding the Lapierre Spicy Team, a bike with electronic wizardry to control the shock…

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Diamondback Mission Pro – Long Term Review.

Words - Jon Harris

To Hoon: to engage in loutish, anti-social behaviours, in a car, boat or mountain bike…

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Bixbi Run Bike: Reviewed

Small, Light, Fast

“He also really enjoyed blowing his own cheeks up with the pump, asking why his bike doesn’t have a chain, grabbing my chain and wiping it on his face…”

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Chumba Rastro – First Impressions

Words - Perry Schebel

Two Nine may have saved the hard tail – but fresh 650b frames are starting to gain traction as well…

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2015 Ibis Mojo HD Ridden

Words - Jon Harris

The Mojo HD gets lower, longer and more Enduro (!) with the debut of the bike ACC has been rallying…

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Reader’s Rides: Brooklyn TMX

Words - Perry Schebel

“In these days of nearly homogeneously good bikes, there are few surprises to be had; the olden days of dodgy experimentalism are probably best left behind, but I sometimes miss the mad science projects…”

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Long Term Review: Santa Cruz Nomad

Gettin' Down with the Bubble Gum Bomber

“…few of them can claim the Nomad’s superlative descending and confident pedaling in such refined, well thought-out package.”

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2015 Norco Range 7.1: Intern Bike Review

Words - Kaz Yamamura

“The Norco Range is an affordable, do-it-all bike that will please everyone from weekend enduro racers to trail and AM riders…”

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LONG-TERM TEST – Specialized S-Works Camber 29

110 mm of 29er Bounce

Stuart Kernaghan gives a 24lb trail bike the clydesdale treatment on some burly B.C. singletrack

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Rocky Mountain Thunderbolt 770: Reviewed

Turning Grinds into Grins

“The Thunderbolt has made my time climbing far more enjoyable than before, and I get a small sense of satisfaction by simply cruising past people on the way up the hill with a smile and a wave…”

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