Pearl Izumi Elevate Knee Pads
An early ouchy left Andrew leary of the Elevate knee pads but he's come full circle...
Part 2 of Posture from 2006
Cure Your "2006 Posture" with Cone Training
How does riding through cones on flat corners - on a hard gravel road - improve your body shape on a mountain bike?
PNW Rainier Gen 3 Dropper Post
The PNW Rainier delivers up to 200mm of travel, adjustable in 5mm increments, for a very reasonable price...
RIDE ALONG REVIEW
2020 Norco Sight 29 "Build Your Ride" Review
Riding the semi-custom 2020 Norco Sight 29 Down Under and throughout the Sea To Sky…
EDITORIAL | FIRST IMPRESSIONS
Alone. In The Dark: Min-Maxing your Night Rides
Night riding the North Shore on a budget with bright, well-priced, self-contained, lighting systems from Light & Motion and Blackburn.
RELEASE & REVIEW
Riding the New Vorsprung Secus
The best characteristics of both coil and air-sprung suspension systems in one?
LAUNCH & RIDING IMPRESSIONS
Smith Mainline Full Face Helmet
A light and well ventilated DH-rated helmet marks Smith's first full face
2021 Fox 36 Fork Reviewed
Smoother. Stiffer. More Tunable. Than Ever Before.
2020 Rocky Mountain Slayer C70
The new Slayer has big shoes to fill - a mandate to be bike park-ready, yet plenty capable of earning its own vert...
Deity 35mm Handlebar Range Compared
AJ goes from his preferred 31.8mm Deity Blacklabel handlebar to their equivalent in 35mm, and compares the rest of the Deity 35mm selection…
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 the Structure Cycle Works SCW 1
Loni Hull's design bears little resemblance to the lines of any mountain bike you may have seen, and it rides differently as well...
Bontrager's Steerer Tube Mounted BITS
The BITS multi-tool system is Bontrager's steerer-tube storage solution that will help the pack-free rider handle most trailside adjustments & repairs.
BRAKE LESS AND LET THE BIKE ROLL!
" Enjoying the sweet nothingness of floating light over some rocks, of accelerating downhill without braking...
The Problem with "Tribe"
"I accept that some people will not be personally offended by any of this, but I think it's important to listen to the opinions of those who might be..."
Living With A Lust For Luxury
Andrew Major can justify almost every part of his bikes, even the Gucci ones, according to the doctrine of min-maxing. Almost...
Dream Rides: 2018 Porsche 911 GTS & 2020 Specialized Enduro Expert
What can you do in a well-equipped Porsche? Just about everything with the right after market equipment...
On Falling: MTB doc shines light on Canadian women
Josephine Anderson's doc featuring Miranda Miller, ALN, and Brittany Phelan deals with the relationship between risk and the control they feel as a result of letting go.
Öhlins RXF 36 m.2 Spring Swap
The process of swapping the Öhlins m.2 coil to air for my long term review…
Digging COVID: Four Rules to Build By
"Sometimes unbridled enthusiasm can wrinkle relationships and risk the trails themselves..."
REVIEW | EDITORIAL
My Favourite Push-On Grips
Andrew Major breaks down a range of his favourite options in an attempt to convert the uninitiated.
Bike Lock Review
Lock that Sh*t Up
Helping you avoid alligator tears in the future with a mini-review of some lock options from ABUS and Hiplok
Race Face Stash Hip and Gear Bags
Two new hip packs and the best gear bag ever - these Race Face bags are high-quality gear at reasonable prices.
Riding the 38mm 2021 RockShox Zeb
Zeb (short for Zebulon!) is the RockShox equivalent to the Fox 38 - the dual crown rider's single crown fork...