Gear – Controls


Renthal Bar, Stem & Grips

Words - Pete Roggeman

“…two clamp bolts that make it look like a wide-eyed grumpy toad.”

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SR Suntour Auron RC2 – Reviewed

Words - Dave Tolnai

Has SR Suntour produced a 160mm fork that can compete with the big two – and save you a wad of cash…

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Santa Cruz Palmdale Grips

Words - Matthew Lee

A grip designed to complement your carbon bars with a thinness that puts supermodels to shame…

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WTB Volt Carbon Saddle

Words - Jon Harris

“all of our taints are discerning, yours included…and WTB are leaders in the field of taint-friendly saddles.”

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Renthal Cockpit

Words - Matthew Lee

A stiff set of lightweight components for the aggressive rider…

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Ritchey WCS Trail Bar and Stem

Words - Jon Harris

“Your eyes are not deceiving you…what you see in the photographs is a Ritchey bar and stem setup that is suitable for getting rad on.”

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Easton Haven 35mm Carbon Bar and Stem

Thicker Is Lighter

“…incremental differences across all the components of your bike are the reason we’re seeing lighter bikes every year.”

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Gamut Cillos Stem

Stylish and Svelte

A stealthy and lightweight option for those who want a stiff cockpit interface

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Sensus Swayze Lock On Grips

It's Wavy Baby

Can the Swayze be the perfect perch for a picky pair of palms?

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2015 Fox 36 RC2: Ridden in Moab and BC

How Does it Perform?

For 2015 Fox started from scratch and rebuilt the 36 RC2 for three wheel sizes – but can it live up to the Pike?

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Gravity Dropper Turbo LP Seat Post: Reviewed

Updates to the Venerable Design

The new design is still affordable and serviceable, but not without its quirks…

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Truvativ BlackBox Handlebar Reviewed

Danny Hart Feels Good in the Hand

Danny Hart may look a bit bulbous at first, but once you get him in your hand, he feels just right…

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Digger! Welcome to Joystick…

Trail Builder Gets a Component Line

“Significant proceeds from the sale of each Digger by Joystick component go to the famous trail builder…”

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Gear Shots: Fox DOSS Seat Post

Easy to Install, Easy to Use, Quality Dropper Post

“A well-built piece that installs easily and has proven reliable since it hit the market last year…”

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Industry News

Chris King, E*Thirteen, Spank, and the Sombrio Pumptrack Jam

Recent releases in the wide and wonderful world of mountain bikes…

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