You Can't Kill A Roach - A Tribute to Ingrid Doerr
"Nothing made her happier than presenting us with her latest creation and seeing us head out to ride our bikes..."
Specialized Re-Launches Roval Wheels for 2019
Specialized has put strength ahead of weight concerns and while the price has also increased there is now a more reasonably-priced carbon option...
Starling Murmur 29 Factory Reviewed
"It's a bit of a nuanced characteristic, but makes for confidence inspiring handling when turning up the wick..."
This or That: Jared Graves & Richie Rude
Insights into what makes Graves and Rude tick, and some laughs along the way…
8 Front Fenders for your MTB
Fenders For Fall (and Winter)
A fender mounted to your fork is an inexpensive way to keep your vision clear while keep excess muck off your precious steed...
Uncle Dave went to Croatia and you're really not going to like it - Part 2
Uncle Dave and the (gasp!) 2019 Turbo Levo
A trip to Croatia was too much to pass up - and so Dave had fun with electricity - and this is your cue to start yelling....
Uncle Dave went to Croatia and you're absolutely going to hate the conclusions he formed while there - Part 3
Uncle Dave E-Explains Himself
"My impulse is to drag myself into the backyard so I can repeatedly punch myself in the face for talking about this again..."
Uncle Dave went to Croatia, and you're not going to like it - Part 1
Drunk on Press Junket Lemonade
Uncle Dave gets wined, dined and thrown into the Adriatic - is it all so he'll say nice things about new products from Specialized?
Poor Prep Will Bite you in the Ass
A Disgrace to Mountain Biking
When one flat tire turns into four, preparation has to be spot on. If not get to walk out - or at least have a 10 spot handy...
e13 TRS+ 12-Spd Upgrade Reviewed
After several months of use the verdict is in on e*thirteen's kit to boost your 11-spd SRAM drivetrain to 12 with 511% range...
Ceramic Speed: A Pivot REVOLUTION!
Solid lubricant pivot bearings by Ceramic Speed could outlast your frame if the longevity claims are true...
Alone. In The Dark (A Welcome To Night Riding)
If you think you don't have enough time to ride, maybe this is the winter to rethink your schedule and pick up some lithium and LEDs...
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...
Rat-bagging the 2019 FOX 36 GRIP2 & FLOAT X2
How does the 2019 Fox suspension compare to the award-winning 2018 models? AJ Barlas dives into the updated technology and ride characteristics...
Formula Cura Brakes Reviewed
These made in Italy brakes serve up a lot of power with only two pistons per caliper, and the feathery feel is unmatched...
MTB Money: Sea-to-Sky Economic Survey
Like it or not, mountain biking is growing in our little corner of the world, but the good news is the money riders spend here is making us legit...
Finding Your Big Rocks
If you don't get your big rocks in the jar - the important ones - you'll be left kicking pebbles and sand...
Jared Graves Diagnosed with Brain Cancer
Missing the last two rounds of the EWS Series is likely near the bottom of Jared's list of concerns...
Product Preview/Ride Report
Introducing Ride Concepts Footwear
New shoe brands in MTB are rare - but Ride Concepts has come prepared with a surprisingly good flat pedal shoe - with clipless to come later...
2 Minute Reviews | Editorial
The Surprising Bontrager SE2 29x2.6" Team Issue TLR Tire
This isn't a tire for the timid but it may roll very quickly and put a smile on your face just as fast...
Manitou and Hayes Plotting a Comeback
Once Hayes and Manitou were at the top of the heap - these products make it clear they are serious about getting back there...
Scott MTB Comp Shoes AND Time Speciale Pedals
Time's new Enduro focussed shoe, with screw-in pins and a large platform are a nice pairing for Scott's versatile, high-value trail shoe...
Ask Uncle Dave
Plugs of 3? Let it be...
Like a bright red, poisonous tree frog covered in spines, these crazy, complicated, expensive bike parts scream, "do not touch and get the hell out of my jungle!"
Introducing the New Yeti SB 150
Yeti's most aggressive 29er yet has arrived...