Riding the Gnarliest Trail in Squamish
Rémy is at it again - taking on some slabs and drops and exposure while narrating the experience calmly for you...
MET Parachute Convertible Helmet
MET re-envisions the Parachute as a lightweight convertible with a unique magnetic interface...
Personal Rides: AJ's New GeoMetron G1
The only bike to grab AJ's attention since his G16 – and he plans on keeping it for some time…
Kids Ride Shotgun Saddle System
An intimate way to take your kid mountain biking that delivers maximum fun for rider and passenger...
Fresh Picks: A Kiwi Bumbag, a Skidlid and Ninja Tool Storage
A small-batch hip pack from Stealth in New Zealand, the Giro Quarter MIPS, and Giant Bicycle's on-bike tool storage...
Long Term Review
Santa Cruz V10 29er
After an eventful summer on the Santa Cruz V10 29er, it's time to reflect and render some verdicts...
PISTONS & PIVOTS
Owen Foster's Character Rich Toyota 4Runner & Chromag Surface
Owen's passion is clear in his bike builds but leaves you wondering, what about that car?
Evolved Protection: MIPS Spherical
The latest generation of MIPS offers more protection but has other benefits, too
Building On Boundary Trail (An Heirloom Trail)
Ensuring that the full flavour of an old-school North Shore masterpiece is maintained for future generations...
Northwave Raptor GTX Shoes Reviewed
The Raptor GTX prioritizes waterproofness over insulation, making it a solid choice for riders in wet climates.
Uncle Dave's Ode to 10-Year-Old Knee Pads
What should I do when all my Bike Shit gets Stolen?
"It was just easier to leave my riding gear in the back seat of my truck? Who is going to steal that shit, anyways?"
Greg Minnaar's Hunt For Perfect Geometry
Why was the G.O.A.T. messing with his race bike's chainstay length when the V10 is longer than its ever been...
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...
Teardown | First Impressions
Manitou Mezzer Pro Suspension Fork Ridden
First thoughts on a great looking beast of a 29'er fork that's easily adjustable between 140mm and 180mm of travel...
Long Term Review
Giant TRX0 Wheelset Reviewed
I've spent the summer bashing about on the Giant TRX 0 carbon wheels to find out how they hold up...
RELEASE | EDITORIAL
The 2020 Rocky Mountain Growler Series
Rocky brings progressive geometry to entry-level mountain bikes - starting at 1000 USD/1250 CAD...
Installation | First Impressions
CushCore 29 PLUS Inserts Ridden
CushCore brings the concept of 'tire suspension' to tire widths from 2.6″ to 3.0″ and inner rim widths 32mm to 45mm.
Ask Uncle Dave
Uncle Dave! I hate tossing broken stuff. Where can I get things repaired instead?
"I told him that he could try to find some new springs for his fork, but that there was a good chance he might not be able to..."
Trail Version of Greg Minnaar's Tire Reviewed
Maxxis Assegai DD & EXO+ Tire Review
The Assegai has been a huge hit for the DH crowd - how does Minnaar's tread pattern translate to trail riding...
Where The Rain Gets In - A Fall Service Story
If you're tackling the wet and greasy this winter please don't forget to let your bike breathe...
Aaron Gwin and His Season of Challenges
Ever since Gwin got within reach of Minnaar's wins record, he's battled injuries – and 2019 was particularly bad...
e*thirteen's New TRS/AT and LG1 Tires Reviewed
The third generation of e*thirteen's high grip tires have become more predictable and faster rolling - but what about the traction cost...
The Development Story of the Santa Cruz V10.7
After much pestering Santa Cruz let me in on some of the development process that led to the newest V10...
Ending the Season on a High Note – Snowshoe World Cup DH 2019
It was too close to call at the final round of the World Cup but among the intense overall battles, Joe Breeden was struggling to find a bike so he could race…