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Single Speed CX Worlds

“Cheating wasn’t really considered cheating, it was seen more like entertaining performance art…”

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Thule RoundTrip Pro Travel Case – Reviewed

Box Your Bike!

Flying with your bike is a uniquely first world pain in the ass – but that doesn’t make it sting any less…

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If Your Mountain Bike Could Talk

What Would It Say?

What if the inanimate objects we love most had a mind of their own?

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Fat, Fashion and F*cking Wheel Size

Ask Uncle Dave

“The point is, we’ve always looked pretty stupid riding our bikes…Dress up like your favourite dirt jumping from and maybe some of whatever-the-hell-that-takes will rub off on you.”

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Santa Cruz V10 C and CC long term reviews

Two bikes, two riders

Dueling Downhillers: Tim Coleman and Mike Wallace spent a season long-term testing the Santa Cruz V10 C and CC.

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Crank Brothers Iodine 2 Wheelset Review

Words - Perry Schebel

“The bike on which these wheels were rolling was recently stolen…if you happen to see it in the wild, feel free to repossess with extreme prejudice.”

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WTB PadLoc Grips: Reviewed

PadLoc Grips x Pre-Cut Truvativ Clementz Carbon Bar

The controversial WTB PadLoc grip system gets put to the test, along with the carbon Blackbox Clementz Boobar handlebars…

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NSMB Forum testing: Ryders antiFOG eyewear

Your turn to play gear reviewer

Think you know a thing or two about gear? NSMB forum testing puts the community in charge of gear reviews – this time with Ryders antiFOG eyewear.

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Surviving Peru At Altitude

Words - Cam McRae

“He didn’t mention much about the challenges of altitude sickness and acclimatization during his pitch; that came after we’d paid for our plane tickets…”

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The 650b Conspiracy

Ask Uncle Dave

“Everybody knows that plus bikes are the new “massive bike industry conspiracy” and 650b was only created to pave the way for its introduction. Please put more effort into staying current…”

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Reynolds Blacklabel 29TR Wheels Reviewed

Words - Jon Harris

“29er wheels can be prone to feeling a touch floppy with their longer spokes, so the stiff rim and high spoke tension counteract that….”

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The Chilcotins Claim Another Cherry

Words - Omar Bhimji

“To a junior mechanic, high on bikes but resigned to wasting his summer chasing extra shifts to save money for college, it sounded like heaven.”

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Are You Judging Me?

Ask Uncle Dave

“It leaves me wishing that we were capable of conversing with one another without having to talk about the expensive shit dangling between our legs.”

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Kona Process 134 Supreme – Long Term Review

Words - Andrew Major

“The Process 134 Supreme is a smile-inducing ride in the vast majority of situations and the frame is the heart of that experience…”

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Specialized 2FO Cliplite Shoes – Reviewed

Words - Cam McRae

The 2FO has evolved and lost some weight with an eye on lowering your Strava times and saving weight…

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