Darcy Turenne Interview
The Moment - The Birth of Freeride
Darcy Turenne was tapped by Christian Bégin to sift through hundreds of hours of behind the scenes footage to tell the story of the birth of freeride in B.C...
Dear Uncle Dave: All these kids are messing things up for me
"We’ve all spent a large chunk of our lives pouring over the rantings of a bunch of schlubs that just happen to be pretty good at pretending to know what the hell they are talking about..."
Whip Off Worlds Photo Essay
16-Years Old in Whip Offs
At 16 years of age Ben is still learning how to operate motor vehicles but he has his full license in the world of style
Shadowing Melamed's Mechanic
Wrenching Out a Win
Jeff Bryson prepares and fixes the bikes of EWS racers Jesse Melamed and Remi Gauvin - but that's only a small part of his job...
THE WINNING VIDEO
Matt Dennison x Micayla Gatto Win Dirt Diaries
"I'm so goddamn sick and tired of this pink shit. Show me something rad with some black in a girl's fit."
A Conversation with EWS Boss Chris Ball
"Chris rides all the venues himself and sometimes even collects tape after the race, which in this case was his undoing..."
Rocky Mountain Altitude 360
Jesse Melamed's Winning EWS Bike - Exclusive Details
We don't normally do the winning bike thing but today we got lucky and we bring you the 1st and 5th place bikes...
I'm a Bit Drunk (on the Kool-Aid)
"There is an element of this frantic change that satisfies the old school hold out in me as well..."
Topeak's Ratchet Rocket Lite DX Tool
Topeak's ratcheting tool is so useful you'll want it in your shop but it's so compact and versatile that you'll want it on the trail as well...
Trek Stache 29+ Retrial
A few changes have altered Andrew's impression of the Stache so dramatically that a new review was in order...
Defying Convention: SQlab 12º and 16º Sweep Bars
Virtually every mountain biker rides handlebars with sweep between 7 and 9 degrees but is that actually the sweet spot for everyone?
Marin and Polygon's Naild R3ACT Suspension System
The system Marin and Polygon are using is so unlike other bikes that people mistake it for an e-bike - so let's take a look under the hood...
Lake MX 332 - Shoes For Wide Feet
If you have trouble finding SPD shoes that fit your feet Lake might have what you are looking for...
Ask Uncle Dave
Dear Uncle Dave: Why is My Local Mechanic Such a Dick?
"Do all bike shops have that one guy who's always in a bad mood? Is there such a thing as a super chill, small, local bike shop?"
ARRIVED: 2018 Marin Wolf Ridge
With bikes looking more and more alike the unusual looks of the Wolf Ridge is part of the appeal - but it's NOT AN E-BIKE!
Box One Drivetrain - Bike Park Tested
Tim Coleman does his racer-boy best to find the limits of the Box One drivetrain and the results were catastrophic...
REVIEW | TECH
Do Plus Tires Need Plus Rims?
Mavic claims that up to 76mm (3.0") tires are compatible with 28mm rims but skepticism was thick in the air around here...
Race Face Aeffect Wheels - Who Needs Carbon?
"Any time a component is terminal and a rider feels they've gotten excellent value I think it's high praise indeed..."
"Barbed Liar" Posts Statement
Stelios Psaroudakis is claiming that charges have been dropped and that he is simply a misunderstood good samaritan...
RockShox Reverb 1x Remote Lever
The Reverb 1x Remote ditches the push button actuation for a nice long lever with a concave paddle for your thumb and under bar placement...
The Tale Of Turbo Levo Man
"Maybe he's an ex-rider looking for an accessible way to re-introduce himself to a sport he's long loved..."
Ask Uncle Dave
When A Broken Back Kills Your Stoke
"I'm back out on the trails but I've found my confidence is shot - so much so that biking doesn't hold the same magic..."
Make Like Magellan – 8 Reasons to Travel to Ride
"These are the reasons for you. You'll need different reasons for your spouse..."
Race Face Aeffect Cranks: Boxing Above Their Weight
Why does Pivot spec Aeffect cranks on their US $7400 Firebird and other models? Andrew Major wanted to know as well...