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2015 Scott Genius LT 700 Tuned: Now With Fox 36

The Fork Makes All the Difference

Scott’s managed to drop weight out of the already-featherlight Genius LT while adding the much-welcomed Fox 36 up front…

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Crank Brothers Mallet 3 Pedals: Reviewed

Putting the metal in your pedal

Without these fearless mash dogs, we would be shoving sticks or other rubbish in our crank holes…

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Giro Terraduro Shoes: Reviewed

Don't be a slave to your tribe

“shoulder your bike and cross that 100′ log with moss on it and not feel like calling loved ones on the other side.”

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Things I’ve Learned About Bikes

31 (or so) Rules to Live By

Dave Tolnai proclaims a list of bike industry truths, which is sure to ruffle a few feathers…

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Specialized Purgatory Grid Tires: Reviewed

The Goldilocks of tires?

We are a picky bunch when it comes to tires, but the Purgatory with Grid casing may be juuuuust right.

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Pearl Izumi X-Project 3.0 Shoe reviewed

More than just a slipper

“It is named like some sort of covert space travel project but it is in fact a SPD compatible mountain bike shoe that promises to have a trick up its sleeve for us mountain bikers.”

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Mavic Crossmax Hydropack 15L

Is the hydration pack losing momentum to bottles and pockets?

Mavic’s Crossmax Hydropack fits the bill for all but the longest or shortest rides with a good range of features and design.

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2014 Ibis Mojo HDR 650b Reviewed

DW Goodness

The Mojo HDR 650b slurped up bermy flow like a pig with a stick of butter

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Maloja Freeride SS jersey, SabirM & DjadiM shorts: Reviewed

Conspicuous lack of lightning bolts or clown puke

“My days of being asked for directions to the beach while out on the trail were over.”

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Northwave Scorpius SRS Reviewed

Stiff and Breezy

“I remember noticing a rider’s shoe, which featured a flap covering the laces, and thinking it looked pretty cool – a moment before realizing that his other shoe was a different color. Until seeing those shoes again…I assumed the guy was a weirdo…”

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RaceFace Atlas Pedals: Reviewed

Pedalphile Alert

Pedals that grip, pedals that spin.

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Two Bikes and He's Happy?

Once an unrepentant ‘bike tart’ Jon Harris has decided to settle down with a harem of two

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Dakine Enduro Hip Pack: Defended

Not just for Rollerblading anymore

At first I wanted to make it rain with insults, but I decided to bite my tongue …then Dakine sent us one and I was no longer able to stay on the sidelines.

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Mavic Crossmax XL Pedals

Pedals that go Thunk

The spring builds resistance up to the point of release, making it very clear to the rider when the cleat will release…

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A Finished Expresso

Dawn of a New Era

Construction is finally complete on a new Shore classic…

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