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Dear Santa - Cam's List 2018
Every Who down in Whoville liked Christmas a lot. But the Grinch of North of Vancouver did not!
Dear Santa: Uncle Dave's 2018 Christmas List
Uncle Dave ""haaaates" writing these sorts of things - but it turns out he wants some shiny crap just like the rest of us...
Dear Santa 2018 - Tim's List
Tim Coleman's wish list is skewed toward gravity disciplines - but he has a media request that might be on your list as well...
NOTHING WITH BATTERIES
Dear Santa - Andrew's List
Magnets and Metal and Plastic and NeoShell
Wolf Tooth Precision Headset
Quality, Durability, Flexibility
In Defense Of HammerSchmidt
The boldest attempt by any company to revolutionize mainstream drivetrains - ever. And as serious as that sounds, it was overshadowed by a really fun, cheesy, and chill marketing campaign.
WTB Vigilante & Trail Boss Tire Review
Big updates to WTB's tire designs should land them on a lot of most wanted lists
Flat Pedal Shoe Review
Giro Riddance Mid Shoe - Reviewed
Giro has an updated flat pedal shoe claiming the stickiest Vibram sole yet, but does it stack up on the trail?
REVIEW | EDITORIAL
Min-Maxing With The Kali Viva Helmet
Price, Protection, and Panache: can you get all three with a helmet for only 50 USD?
Ergon GD1 vs GE1 Grips - Mano a Mano
Ergon has updated their original and added a new shape and new compounds to these German-designed handles…
FIRST LOOK | TEARDOWN
3 Fresh Products For Fall
A fancy angleset, winter boots for temperate climates and a set of cranks that won't break the bank or the scale...
Big Wheels & Ready to Charge
Norco Aurum HSP Downhill Bike Reviewed
"The Aurum HSP is deceptively quick—cleverly disguising how fast you're really going..."
Wet Weather Product Review
Leatt DBX 5.0 Waterproof Jacket and Short Reviewed
Can a South African company make foul weather riding gear worthy of the North Shore's temperate rainforest...
Actually, the Bike Industry kicks Apple's Ass
"Bikes are adult-Lego and if you want to keep your old rig running, click some pieces together..."
Teardown | First Impressions
FSA FLOWTRON Dropper Post Teardown
A surprisingly adjustable lever, the reliable Wintek cartridge and a reasonable price tag make this post worthy of a look...
The Bontrager Ion Pro Light
Weighing 185 grams and throwing 1300 lumens, the self-contained Ion Pro will work on your bucket or on your bar...
Marzocchi Bomber Z1 Reviewed
The Bomber Z1 is back, without Monster trucks and Bomber girls, but can it match the plush oil bath/coil format of old...
Random Things People Gave Uncle Dave Recently - Part 2
Our grumpiest tester gets hold of some Gore clothing for all sorts of weather as well as some custom items from NWT3K in Seattle...
Vanity Dies with the Season
It's one thing to keep your MTB fashion on point in the warm months - but sacrifices must be made to the weather gods...
Bontrager Line 150mm Dropper Post Reviewed
Tires and wheels are right in Bontrager's target zone - but dropper posts are a more challenging matter...
Race Face Vault J-Bend Hubs - Reviewed
There are more complex, quieter and faster engaging hubs available, but as a package Raceface's Vaults offer much to love...
Teardown | First Impressions
Chromag Rims and Chromag Wheels
What would you expect from Chromag rims? Well they aren't made of steel - but they aren't made of carbon either...
Long Haul REVIEW
Santa Cruz Bronson III CC - A Bike Review in 3 Acts
It's only a little bigger than the 5010 and only a little smaller than the Nomad but this low slung stunner is in a category all its own...
Aggressive Semi-Slick Tires From e*thirteen
e*thirteen announces semi slick tires for trail, enduro and DH use - with ultra aggressive side knobs...