Close Your Eyes & Cut Your Bars
Before ditching your old bar, why not cut off a couple of cms and see if your legacy length still works for you with modern bike geometry?
Fasst Flexx Enduro Handlebar
The USA-made multi-material handlebar seeks to dampen abuse to hands, wrists, and elbows from chunky trails...
PNW Loam Grips & 10° Range Handlebar
PNW delivers an aluminum handlebar with more sweep along with my new favourite lock-on grips...
2019 Gift Guide: Week 6
Have you checked off everyone on your list yet? Let us help you with that.
RIDE, APRES, REPEAT
2019 Gift Guide: Week 5
Something to hold onto, some cautionary excellence, black jewelry for your bike, and your tailgate's centerpiece.
WE WON'T STEER YOU WRONG
2019 Gift Guide: Week 4
Something stabby, something grabby, and a few ideas for your trail builder friend Abby
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...
Test Platform Verdicts
150 days on Shimano XTR, OneUp, WeAreOne, E13, Yeti...
After more than 1/3 of a year on my hand-picked test parts - it's time to put performance under the microscope...
The New e*thirteen Cockpit
You asked, e*thirteen delivered. Bars and stems have arrived for your shredding pleasure.
Sea Otter 2019
We Are One Composites - 6 New Rims plus Bar and Stem
The little company that could keeps on putting out cutting edge products that many larger firms must be envious of...
New Gear Out of Squamish
OneUp Releases Full Cockpit & Dropper Post Lengths Covering 100–210mm
In typical OneUp form, new bar, stem and grip options that provide a different solution and new dropper posts that provide drops from 100–210mm…
Works Components Angleset
Breathe fresh life into an old bike, or beef up the terrain-profile on a new one - for many riders the Works Components Angleset could be the best $100 upgrade on the market...
REVIEW | EDITORIAL
Soma Dream Handlebar Collaboration
They're "not something-for-everyone" but there's much to learn from going to extremes…
Better Living Through Carbon Fibre
While usually blasé about high dollar super sleds made with aerospace-approved material - Andrew Major has found some uses for the 'plastic fantastic...'
Giant Swage Lock-On Grips Review
Giant has come close to providing the convenience of a lock-on with the feel of a push-on grip…
YEAR IN REVIEW
Best Of 2018 - Andrew's List
Andrew was surprised by a few products this year - and he's got a new assistant mechanic...
Handlebar Width & Staying Gracious
Don't get angry about bar width articles on the internet, use the wet season to tweak your set up and then go ride...
Wolf Tooth Precision Headset
Quality, Durability, Flexibility
Ergon GD1 vs GE1 Grips - Mano a Mano
Ergon has updated their original and added a new shape and new compounds to these German-designed handles…
FIRST LOOK | TEARDOWN
3 Fresh Products For Fall
A fancy angleset, winter boots for temperate climates and a set of cranks that won't break the bank or the scale...
Renthal's Fatbar V2 Ridden
Renthal's wider Fatbar also comes in black, but that's not all there is to the new alloy bar…
Deathgrips VS. MacAskill Grips - Mano a Mano
Mano a Mano pits two similar products against each other - and in this case two riders will also be slugging it out with their grips...
3 Even Fresher Products For Spring 2018
A Wolf Tooth Headset with lots of colour, some full-featured lace-up clip in shoes from Scott, and a floor pump for the end of times from Crankbrothers...
Sea Otter 2018
ENVE's New M-Series Bar & Stem Range
If it's from ENVE you know it's made of carbon – even the stems – but only one level in the series has been fattened to a 35mm diameter...