Knolly Tyaughton Steel (Hardtail!)
Steeps and Lips aboard the Knolly's latest release
2021 Red Bull Rampage Finals - Photo Story
"20 years later and the game of Rampage has changed: the riders know it, and the pioneering legends who rode the event in the early years do too...."
Red Bull Rampage Results 2021
The smallest roster of finishers ever lays down an outsized impression...
Night Riding Needs: The Blackburn Dayblazer 1500
The runtime, beam quality, weight, and price of self-contained light systems have all been improving for years and Blackburn's Dayblazer 1500 continues that trend...
No Dig No Ride
Red Bull Rampage - Practice Week Photo Story
The 15th edition of Red Bull Rampage will soon be underway in Virgin, Utah
Distracted ramblings from south of the border
Wearying of the corporate carousel, Mike Ferrentino has landed in an erratic manner at NSMB.com
"This likely would be a sub-ten-minute job for most good mechanics, but for me, it felt like it would take a miracle to finish in 30..."
Lessons from the Trek Sustainability Report
"That’s not to suggest that we should all stop mountain biking and entertain ourselves by constructing sculptures out of found materials..."
The 15th Red Bull Rampage is set for Oct. 15th
2021 Red Bull Rampage Preview
Who is competing for the coveted Rampage crown in the 15th running - on the 20th anniversary of Wade Simmons' win in the inaugural competition in 2011..,
The Worst Purchase
My 2004 Marzocchi Z150 FR SL fork isn't the only time I've thrown cash into a flaming dumpster in the years I've been mountain biking.
XTR vs. Deore - Can you tell the Difference?
What's it like to ride a bike for months with Shimano Deore M6100 components and then be catapulted into the world of XTR - on the same bike...
The 14 Laws of Loam 2021*
Not all loamers are illegal or unsanctioned, and not all unsanctioned trails are loamers, but you can figure out where these rules apply...
Showers Pass Little Crossover Kids' Jacket
A 2.5-layer truly weatherproof jacket for 4-to-8-year-old kids from Showers Pass...
Riding in the Yukon
Several years ago, a group of us headed to the Yukon to ride and learn more about a fantastic program called Singletrack to Success. We just found the video footage.
The future bruises on my ass cheeks hurt but not as much as the gleefully twinkling eyes of my companions and the jolly mirth in their glib and waggish comments.
Getting the Santa Cruz Blur ready for BC Bike Race
Getting the Santa Cruz Blur ready for the upcoming BC Bike Race has meant some changes to spec and getting used to piloting an XC bike.
Can we Travel Already?
2 Days and 4 Rides in Wellington NZ
Wellington New Zealand may not have the reputation of Rotorua or Queenstown - but the riding is more than worth the trip...
FIVE SHOES REVIEWED
Leatt's Full Shoe Lineup
Leatt clearly isn't inclined toward half measures and their shoe line is five models strong and includes two waterproof models.
REVIEW | EDITORIAL
AXS Eagle Economics
I understand why SRAM's AXS Eagle is the only current drivetrain option that folks are truly lusting after, but let's have a look at the economics of wireless shifting before you push the button...
I may have a Problem: 4 Shoes Reviewed
Toe to Toe with 4 trail shoes for clipless pedals. You know; the pedals you clip into.
Progression and the Dreaded Plateau*
"Among my core group, there are days when any one of us can be the fastest, and this parity makes all of us charge hard..."
Knolly Tyaughton Steel & Titanium Hardtails
Knolly's entry into the Aggressive Hardtail Game is Strong Contender...
Rivals & Collaborators: The Race Face Conspiracy Jersey v. Stash Jacket
The Stash is a 'sometimes jacket' with a built-in frame attachment and the Conspiracy Jersey is a super-stretchy, effort-friendly, weather-resistant jersey...
Bike Park Bliss
Sun Peaks Bike Park with my Son and his Buddy
Silver Star used to hold the crown for the best bike park in the B.C. interior, but some excellent new trails have made Sun Peaks a strong contender for the title...