100 years of Shimano
As Shimano celebrates 100 years of business, we took a little time to reminisce about some favourite products from years past.
Shimano Adds New Cranksets and a Derailleur to Their Lineup
55mm chainline spacing and a shorter-cage XT derailleur are landing soon at a shop near you...
SRAM's GX AXS is here (and we've been riding it)
What is less than a trickle? Maybe this is seep down tech? Drool down? Either way - it's AXS for less...
Provenance: Was that Bike Part Stolen?
There is no market for stolen bikes or parts if mountain bikers don't buy them.
Celebrate International Women's Day on two wheels!
Ridden and Reviewed
Riding the 2021 Canyon Sender CFR
While I could probably stare at this bike all day, I did actually get out and ride the Canyon Sender CFR. Question; is the ride as appealing as the silhouette?
Uncle Dave Has a Plan...
Daylight Saving Time: You're Doing it Wrong
"Literally overnight, evening rides go from a race against the clock or a juggling of lights to a leisurely thing you do whenever the hell you want..."
Who Stole Jono's Bike?
An epic tale of bike theft, surveillance, and an unlikely recovery in Vancouver's Downtown East Side...
Weekend Warmup #115
The Nomad goes bikepacking, Drive to Survive will turn you into a rabid F1 fan, Fantasy jobs and fixing stuff,
Specialized's On & Off-Bike Rime Shoes
More tech and a different feeling shoe to appeal to riders interested in slackcountry exploration by bike…
Race Face Turbine R35 Wheels Long Term Review
Can you find alloy contentment in a sea of anxious carbon...
"Not That Easy" - Steve Vanderhoek and Remy Metailler Go Double Black in Squamish
When Steve says "this is actually so gnarly," you know that the pucker factor is high...
Interview with Forbidden co-founder Owen Pemberton
The Forbidden Dreadnought Fears Nothing
A global pandemic can't keep the new Forbidden Dreadnought chained down. Owen shares some of the challenges during the bike's development.
ANNOUNCEMENT & RAFFLE
Canyon Bicycles now available in Canada
Big news for the direct-to-consumer market in Canada as Canyon finally opens up sales to Canucks.
Editorial - Does The Future Have Fewer Gears pt VI
Going To 14 Speed
Going from testing Shimano's 12-spd HG+ to a custom 14-spd drivetrain assembled from a min-maxed mix of old parts on hand...
Clean Your Brake Pistons!
In this age of increasingly scarce bike parts and overbooked service departments - a little home wrenching goes a long way - and this is a pleasingly simple task...
Weekend Warmup 114
Testing front and rear center lengths, ripping steep and deep in NZ, the story of MX legend, Mitch Payton, riding down a Douglas Fir tree and busting 4WDs in Australia…
Specialized's New 2FO DH Flat & Clip Shoes
Specialized's SlipNot 3.0 rubber is prepared to do battle with FiveTen, the reigning king of grip…
Aaron Gwin: Timeless – Episode 4 and the 2020 World Championships
Gwin takes us through his weekend at World Champs and Maribor while revisiting his first European World Cup experiences…
Pearl Izumi Elevate Jacket and Summit Shorts - Reviewed
I’ve decided that there is such a thing as bad weather, and the best we can hope is to find a piece of clothing that eases our suffering without costing a fortune.
2021 Rocky Mountain Instinct
Rocky's 140mm trail bike sees updated geometry, frame-specific wheel sizes, and some clever details come together to produce a worthy trail bike.
Who, What, Where
The Women Of The Shore
Showcasing the female trailblazers in and around the North Shore
Long Term Steel Time
2021 Kona Honzo ESD - Full Review
It's one thing riding a hardtail occasionally - but committing to it with riders and trails that are better than you are...
Weekend Warmup 113
Racing shopping carts in North Vancouver, restoring vintage Porsches, Transition owners shred Orcas Island, biking in New Zealand looks fun, surfing the North Shore of Oahu.