4 Products From POC Reviewed
A Kortal Race MIPS Helmet, $200 shorts, my favourite knee pads ever, and some eyewear to satisfy your inner DB...
Leatt Head to Toe Review
A helmet that will protect your bank balance, gloves with a soft touch, and a pair of scientifically formulated flat pedal shoes from the South African brand.
Lazer's new Jackal MIPS MTB Helmet: Reviewed
Lazer's just-released helmet builds on the experience of the Impala but adds enduro-friendly features.
POC Axion Spin and Tectal Race Spin - Long Term Follow-Up
Revelations deep in a review can go in two directions and it's impossible to know if it's north or south until you get there...
Leatt DBX 3.0 Trail+ Full Face Helmet Revisited
Another look at Leatt's DBX 3.0 full face helmet, and lightweight Trail+ full face lids in general.
Performance + Durability
Worth Every Penny
Performance and long-term durability have impressed A.J. with these shoes, pants, helmet and jersey.
LAUNCH & RIDING IMPRESSIONS
Smith Mainline Full Face Helmet
A light and well ventilated DH-rated helmet marks Smith's first full face
REVIEW | EDITORIAL
In the Dark with the 7iDP Project 23 Helmet
Climbing singletrack and descending janky North Shore trails, at night, with the carbon version of the SEVENiDP Project 23 full-face helmet.
RIDING IMPRESSIONS and DETAILS
Bontrager Rally WaveCel Helmet
Bontrager's latest lid release brings WaveCel tech to helmets at a lower price point with more size options and even a kids' model.
Giro Manifest Helmet Ridden - with Ball and Socket Tech
Imagine if MIPS didn't affect fit or airflow or comfort - but offered the same performance...
Lazer Impala MIPS Reviewed
Lazer's Impala MIPS offers impressive protection for a budget-friendly price
POC Helmets: Tectal Race Spin and Axion Spin
Uncle Dave puts a 240 USD POC helmet against a 150 USD POC helmet and manages to offend the next in line for the throne...
Liberating The Island Of Misfit Standards
Dear Santa - Andrew's List For 2019
Andrew's list for 2019 is bringing back some old standards, giving all his friends cool kid seats and fresh grips, and scoring a helmet...
Giro Quarter MIPS - Pad Fit Helmet
The Quarter MIPS is an oh-so-comfy pad fit helmet that's guaranteed to make any adult look younger...
MET Parachute Convertible Helmet
MET re-envisions the Parachute as a lightweight convertible with a unique magnetic interface...
Fresh Picks: A Kiwi Bumbag, a Skidlid and Ninja Tool Storage
A small-batch hip pack from Stealth in New Zealand, the Giro Quarter MIPS, and Giant Bicycle's on-bike tool storage...
Evolved Protection: MIPS Spherical
The latest generation of MIPS offers more protection but has other benefits, too
Giro Tyrant "Full-Cut" Helmet Release & First Impressions
Giro announces a new, dedicated full-cut helmet with a jib influence…
Oakley DRT5 Helmet Review
A helmet that doesn't look especially different but offers some class-leading features…
Enduro Full Face Review
POC Coron Air Spin Helmet
Does POC's full face enduro helmet make you all hot and bothered, or cool as a cucumber?
NOTHING WITH BATTERIES
Dear Santa - Andrew's List
Magnets and Metal and Plastic and NeoShell
REVIEW | EDITORIAL
Min-Maxing With The Kali Viva Helmet
Price, Protection, and Panache: can you get all three with a helmet for only 50 USD?
The (Seasonal) Death Of Vanity
Helmets, shoes and gloves edition (Reviews - sort of)
Random MTB Gear Given to Uncle Dave
Dave has been stockpiling gear just so he could write about it for his faithful audience - Shoes from 5:10 and Specialized, gloves from Gore and Specialized and a helmet from...