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Shimano AM7 Shoes Review

Shimano For Flats

“The AM7 shoes look like an early 2000’s Michael Jordan took up hiking. Which I think is kind of awesome, by the way…”

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30 Mount Seymour Trails Closed

Severed, John Deere, C-Buster

The CMHC has been an absentee landlord for years but suddenly they’ve erected 25 signs telling trail users to stay the hell off some of the best trails on the Shore…

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4 Reasons to run OneUp Shark

A 500% chance of OneUp Sharknado

“In all honesty, I had to chew through my aversion to the marketing behind the new 500% gear range 1x setups…”

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Say Good-Bye to Press Fit Bottom Brackets?

No More Creaking?

Sane bottom bracket designs that thread into themselves for improved performance and longevity as replacements for press fit bottom brackets…

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Mountain Biking Sucks!

Ask Uncle Dave

“Some scoundrel, maybe even the Industry, had taken that rock and skinny filled monstrosity and replaced it with a baby-bottomed smooth “flow trail” that required zero skill to navigate…’

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Wolf Tooth: Stainless Rings + Boost Conversions

Steel Teeth!

Tired of replacing narrow wide chainrings? Stainless may be your ticket. And if you have been hanging onto some 135 hubs – you’re in luck…

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Red Bull Rampage Top 3 Runs and Results 2016

No Spoilers

A new venue, fewer riders and no pre-built features made for an interesting day of viewing – marred only by wind and one potential injury…

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2016 Rampage Rider List and Info

Rampage is on a Friday for the first time ever and the rider list is set – it all goes off at 9:30 PST – with these 21 riders launching themselves for glory…

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2017 Kona Hei Hei Trail DL Carbon – Ridden at Retallack

Small Bike Big Mountains

“I had a couple Code Brown moments, but quickly adapted to the quicker handling of the Hei Hei Trail…”

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2017 Kona Operator – Ridden at Retallack

Ripping At Retallack

“Two corners into the first trail, I couldn’t help by giggle out loud at how willing the Operator is to dive into corners and power wheelie out…”

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Danny MacAskill’s Wee Day Out!

Not So Wee After All

Danny takes to his Santa Cruz 5010 to perform never before seen moves and to display the mastery that makes him a virtuoso on a bike…

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I Buy Online: Should I Feel Guilty?

Ask Uncle Dave

“The last thing I want is to travel 4hrs by kangaroo to the nearest town, only to be scrwed over by the bike shop charging double what it costs online…”

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Hecklers’ Rock – The Final Heckle (NSFW)

Shirts Off On The Rock!

“There’s gonna be a bunch of drunk mountain bikers saying bad words, there may be some nudity, viewer discretion is advised…

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Removable Chin Bar Fullface Helmets

1/2 Off Helmets at Interbike 2016

Our audience wanted to know more about this re-emerging helmet category – so we mixed up some helmets in the manner of a small child…

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3 Alternative Drivetrains

No SRAM or Shimano

The big two have a stranglehold on mountain bike drivetrains, but there are few brands clawing for market share and credibility…

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