Canyon Spectral 29 CF 8: First Impressions
Uncle Dave got stuck with a slightly lower spec version of the Spectral - and he'll have to somehow get by on Shimano XT componentry...
Aftermarket Bottom Brackets with DUB Cranks?
As it turns out, when you remove the sleeve from each side of a SRAM DUB bottom bracket, you are left with 30mm bearings, which means you can reverse engineer a solution....
Weekend Warmup #118
Kenny Smith's Andean adventure, Paul Brodie walks us through his (second) homemade belt sander, XC POV footage is better than expected, and more.
The New 2022 Trek Session
The new Trek doesn't look like a Session...ok maybe it does, but it's still all new!
Pushing Comfort Zones with Miranda Miller
Miranda had made a mental goal to hit Brutus, a North Shore classic, a sizeable road gap at the base of Cypress Mountain. But instead of going straight to Brutus, she decided to tick off a few more goals along the way...
Jon Staples' EXT Equipped Specialized Stumpy Evo
OneUp engineer and co-founder, Jon Staples' Gucci build will get your eyes watering…
GEAR | TECH | RESULTS
Weekly MTB News: April 7, 2021
A round-up of MTB-related team news, product releases, and more for the week of April 7th, 2021.
Girls Gotta Eat Dirt
A saga? A romance? A drama? This isn’t just a film about three best friends riding bikes in jorts—it’s the story of everything that happens in between.
Dreaming Up Mountain Bike Lines
Do you dream of mountain biking moves? Of complete loops or undulating rock faces? And have you ever seen the infinite roll...
EDITORIAL | REVIEW
The SQLab 60X Saddle, Steep Seat Tube Angles, & The Banshee Titan
On the preferred pedaling positions of 'cyclists' versus 'mountain bikers' and making the steep seat tube angle Banshee Titan work with a more saddle-behind-the-bottom-bracket bike fit.
How To with EWS mechanic Jeff Bryson
Clean Your Bike Like a Pro
This isn't the every day clean for most of us, but if you want to go a little OCD or you are selling a bike - this is the ticket...
Gee Atherton: The Slate Line
Not content with The Ridgeline, Gee's latest effort takes him to razor-sharp terrain where the slightest mistake won't be easily forgiven...
Weekend Warmup #117
Get pumped up for the weekend with some world-class riding, women's big wave surfing, and...NASCAR on dirt!
Canvas – Bas Van Steenbergen
Bas and Calvin Huth join forces to create a stunning video down in the Utah desert…
Ask Uncle Dave
Dear Uncle Dave: Help! I've become a Pinbike meme!
Assuming it's not too late, Uncle Dave has laid out a roadmap to rehabilitate our reputation...
Steve Vanderhoek's Devinci Spartan
Steve Vanderhoek tells us about his suspension set up, the last time he was scared, and how he's OCD about is bike...
Esker 'The Approach' Canadian-Made Wool Insoles
A look at Sea-To-Sky-based Esker's first product, a Canadian-wool fibre insole that's made in Canada.
Next Peak ft. Henry Fitzgerald and Lucas Cruz
Reveling in the mountains of BC’s Interior....
Do The Twist (and stay safe on the trail)
Save a life. Share a laugh. Grab a grip. And Twist.
Mastering Classic Big Jumps in Squamish, BC
When you want to send the big stuff, who better to teach you than Remy himself!
Editorial & Podcast
Pitching Forward: The Impact of Steep Seat Tubes
Why are some riders so enamoured by steep seat tube angles? Are they a good thing for all riders?
Welcoming Everyone: All Bodies on Bikes
All Bodies on Bikes dives headfirst into hard conversations about society’s obsession with weight, growing up fat, and issues of disordered eating. It also explores how the bicycle community can bring people together to support one another.
Amygdala - Brandon Semenuk
Weekend Warmup #116
Drew Bezanson going huge inside, three ladies on a bikepacking adventure, splitting cedar and building trail in Squamish, timelapse of a homemade cabin, and epic F1 duels.