TEARDOWN | FIRST IMPRESSIONS
PNW Rainier IR Dropper Post - Travel Adjustable For 2020
The Gen.3 Rainier IR dropper post is available with up to 200mm of adjustable travel for under 200 USD...
OBSESSED WITH MOUNTAIN BIKING
The NSMB Podcast: Ep. 5 - Geoff Gulevich
You'd be hard-pressed to find someone who hasn't been charmed by his affable demeanour or impressed by his well-rounded riding from big mountain lines to slopestyle comps. Here's our podcast with Gully!
A Dog's Life - Châtel
Episode 2 of A Dogs Life series sees Brendog ripping ski slopes and going flat-out with speed demon Vincent Tupin...
Suspension Analysis - Yeti SB150
Videos are particularly helpful when it comes to demystifying the complexities of suspension kinematics...
Building in the Name of FUNK
The grooviest bike build you'll see this week
A Dog's Life - Madeira
Custom tracks, urban descents, and some backflips are all on the menu for the Bulldog in this sunny excursion...
2020 Norco Sight – Build Your Ride
The hotly anticipated 2020 Norco Sight comes in many models but you can also build your own…
Bhutan - Adventure is…
Join Dan Milner, Euan Wilson, and Sam Seward as they try to whittle out a route through the imposing peaks of this mysterious Himalayan country...
FIRST IMPRESSIONS REVIEW
Orbea Rallon M10 - First Impressions
Uncle Dave puts on his engineer's pocket protector and decides the Rallon is the love child of ABP/Split Pivot and FSR...
Fasst Flexx Enduro Handlebar
The USA-made multi-material handlebar seeks to dampen abuse to hands, wrists, and elbows from chunky trails...
PISTONS & PIVOTS
Caleb Smith's 1985 Suzuki SJ413V (Samurai) and Kona Process 134 CR DL 29
'Lucy' is a handy little four-wheeler that does double duty as a daily driver for Kona's Kiwi marketing manager
Formula Cura 4 Brake Review
The Cura 4 is Formula's Italian-Made entry into the four-piston DH brake game...
Teardown and Overhaul Procedure
Teardown - Shimano XTR M9100 Hubs
If you started mountain biking in the age of cartridge bearing domination - Shimano hubs may scare you - but fear not...
More to Say Down the Road...
Product Review Updates - Winter Edition
Some good news and some bad news - several months or years after first reviewing these products...
Chasing Shadows with Steve Storey
Roll from epic riding location to epic riding location with BC's own Steve Storey...
We Always Keep Riding
Anne Caroline Chausson always keeps riding...
Thomas Vanderham - This is Home
His name is synonymous with the North Shore, but it all started somewhere less likely...check out Thomas' story with a bonus clip of some boosting and riding jank with Wade Simmons.
Polygon Siskiu N9 160mm 29'er Review
Polygon's 160mm aluminum 29'er looks to deliver value and performance and shows potential for 2800 USD...
Obsessed With Mountain Biking
The NSMB Podcast: Ep. 4 – Ed Masters
During Crankworx Whistler, 2019, A.J. met with Kiwi dual discipline destroyer, Ed Masters…
Amaury Pierron - BC Virgin
Having never been west of Quebec, and fresh off a week in Whistler, Pierron heads to one of BC's most epic riding spots: Retallack.
WTB Verdict 29 x 2.5 Front Tire Reviewed (w Judge Rear)
I used to think of WTB as 'California rubber' and I had bumped them off my list - but this combo has me rethinking that opinion...
What Makes a Tire Worthy of the North Shore?
The observations herein are not universal truths, rather they are the personal requirements of one fussy bastard...
Transition Bikes Introduces The Carbon Scout
Buy The Bike You Already Own - A Spring Service Story
Can an investment in careful upgrades land you a better bike - for less cash - than springing for a new one?