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Uncle Dave Eats (27.5 +) Crow

Scott's 2016 27.5+ Bikes Ridden

“I can almost guarantee that 2-3 years down the line, your bike is going to look more like these bikes than the one you are currently riding…”

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Goggles on the Half Shell?

Ask Uncle Dave

“I think we need an ‘Enduro’ Charter of Rights and Freedoms where everybody who swings a leg over an ‘Enduro’ bike agrees to not look stupid…”

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Pivot Mach 6 Carbon Reviewed

Words - Jon Harris

The Pivot M6C is a long-legged machine but its appeal extends beyond the Enduro market…

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Reviewed: 2015 Scott Voltage FR710

Tweener Park Shredder

“I found I was able to go into jumps with less speed and use the bike to pop myself up and over the distance…”

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In Praise of the Climb

Words - Seb Kemp

“…perhaps one day climbing trails will be just as sexy – and not just to the kinds of riders who love to suffer…”

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unReal: 47 minutes of Flavour

Two scoops, please

“…this movie actually moves the needle a little bit. For me, it created a lasting legacy and an impression on my consciousness, and that’s what good movies should do.”

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Ask Uncle Dave – Milquetoast for a Week

Are we clear on what Manboobs are?

Uncle Dave wants a week without scandal…

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FSA Afterburner Brakes

Thinking Outside The Big Two

“Heading out onto the trail, the first thing I noticed was just how much more power modulation the Afterburner had than several other brakes I had been riding…”

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2015 Trek Slash 9.8 Long Term Review

Duelling Reviewers

Our reviewers have much in common but their findings didn’t always mesh on this full carbon machine…

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The Pedal That Solves Everything?

Magnetic attraction with MagLOCK

A magnet holding your foot to the pedal sounds like a pretty attractive idea – for getting on and off…

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Are All Mountain Bikers A-Holes?

Ask Uncle Dave

Dave was ready for this question – so be ready to feel the brunt of Dave’s disinterested rage…

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Reviewed: WTB Trail Boss and Riddler

Enduro Rubber (So Hot Right Now)

The combo of a beefy front tire and a fast rolling rear with cornering bite seems to be gaining favour…

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Chris Johnston’s Trans Provence

Storming to the Mediterranean

Chris Johnston gives us a play-by-play of his experience a Trans Provence 2015 – where he finished an impressive 2nd place…

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Duelling V10s (and Reviewers)

An Embarrassment of Carbon

Here’s a look at the two V10s in our testing stable – to be followed up shortly by a two racer test…

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The 2015 Wade Simmons Interview

“I hit the ground all the time but it’s those big crashes, thirty or forty foot games when you come up short and really smoke yourself…”

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