RIDDEN IN REVELSTOKE
The 2020 Giant Reign Goes 29
Giant adds another 29er to their arsenal…
FIRST IMPRESSIONS AND DETAILS
Riding the 2020 Kona Process 134 CR 29
Intended as a true trail bike, Kona's 2020 Process 134 is much more than just a little brother to the 153. Available in carbon as a 29er and in alloy with 29 or 27.5" wheels.
Semenuk - RAW 100 #5
Lots of time on one wheel in nasty spots and that sketchy lily pad in that last move...
Giro Tyrant "Full-Cut" Helmet Release & First Impressions
Giro announces a new, dedicated full-cut helmet with a jib influence…
Coil vs Air - Öhlins long term test
What happens if you take forks and shocks from the same manufacturer and compare coil and air back to back - in in every combination...
CGI in our Brains
Altered Reality and Mountain Biking
How is it that we can look at a move 100 times and find it too intimidating to ride - and then one day discover it looks easy...
e*thirteen LG1r Carbon Crankset Review
The 4th generation of e*thirteen's LG1 cranks are among the lightest available for aggressive gravity focused riders…
YETI CYCLES RELEASES THE ALL-NEW SB140
The new 27.5” trail bike rounds out Yeti’s 2020 line
Dave Goes Gucci
Ibis Ripley: First Impressions
It scoots in and out of corners so quickly, and it handles steeps so well that you forget you're on a bike with only 120mm...
Race #2 on the V10 in prep for Master Worlds.
A Canada Cup and Progression on the V10
Tim heads to the Silver Star Canada Cup to keep progressing in prep for Masters Worlds...
First Impressions and Build
2019 Canyon Strive CFR 9.0 Team - Unboxing!?
We receive almost every test bike in a box - but most are packed to arrive at a bike shop...
The NSMBA* provides perspective on teeter totters
Teetering on the Brink
How did we get to within days of teeter totter destruction on the North Shore without riders knowing what was up?
STFU Chain! – Kovarik's Silent Solution
Chris Kovarik and Jaan Hurditch are hoping to silence chain slap with their new STFU Bike chain dampers…
A Change in Women's World Cup Downhill is Upon Us
Tracey's bid for the overall isn't sealed with Rachel, Tahnée and Myriam absent…
ASK UNCLE DAVE
Dear Uncle Dave: My OEM tires tried to kill me.
Uncle Dave tackles OEM tires and digs into the decision making product managers face when they spec your bike...
Racing Dudes, Nate Hills Yeti Build, Raw BMX & Throwbacks
World Cup underdog, David Trummer and the Team Racing Dudes, Nate Hills loves a caesar while building bikes, Corey Walsh sends it RAW on the BMX, Sam Hill in Quebec. Will he be at 2019 Worlds?
Finding Flow in New Zealand
Midpoint feat. Brandon Semenuk
Mountains of dirt get moved in NZ for Semenuk to slay on his slope and DH bikes...
Topeak Ninja 16+ Tool, Bottle Cages and Pumps
Want to ditch that pack? Topeak may have a solution that will put your tools, pump and bottle cage in one place...
Coming Out of Retirement
Cush Core and a Return to Downhill Racing (V10 Style!)
Having had the Santa Cruz V10 29er for 2 weeks why not try a downhill race? And CushCore, too.
The French Are Dominating Downhill - Vallnord DH World Cup 2019
Without doubt, the French are the most powerful nation in Downhill right now…
EWS Les Orres: Two Days, Two Races
Les Orres presented riders with two days racing split in personality, but the best seemed unphased…
Birth of the New Santa Cruz Hightower
Interview: 2020 Hightower Lead Engineer Eamon Briggs
"The new HT was really a ground-up new design. It’s such a different animal in terms of suspension layout and geo..."
Teeter Totters Live On! District Reverses Decision
A meeting with North Van District Mayor Mike Little produced a favourable result for mountain bikers - and for now teeter totters will stay...
Coil is the new black
Vorsprung Smashpot Coil Conversion For Fox 36 Reviewed
A look at the installation process and a thorough review of a coil conversion for Fox 36, Marocchi Z1, Rockshox Pike, Lyrik, Yari and Revelation...