It Was a Good Year
AJ's Best of 2018
A.J.'s list doesn't avoid the gear that got him smiling in 2018 but the World Cup, Brandon Semenuk and the pros and cons of climate change locally...
YEAR IN REVIEW
Best Of 2018 - Andrew's List
Andrew was surprised by a few products this year - and he's got a new assistant mechanic...
Handlebar Width & Staying Gracious
Don't get angry about bar width articles on the internet, use the wet season to tweak your set up and then go ride...
Loading Up the Osprey Gearkit 40L Duffel Bag
Maybe you need a versatile duffel bag with a specific spot for everything? The Osprey Gearkit series could be the ticket...
OTTOLOCK Cinch Lock
The best lock is the one you have with you - and Ottolock's Cinch lock can be stashed almost anywhere...
The All New Nicolai/GeoMetron G1
Unmatched versatility and aggressive geometry within a single frame…
ALL BATTERIES AND WOOL
Dear Santa: Pete's List 2018
A battery-powered truck and clothes from special sheep.
GIVE TO YOUR TRAIL ASSOC'N and GET TRAILS
Dear Santa: Cooper's List
Staying off of Krampus' Visitation List has kept Cooper on best behaviour
Friends and family take note!
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...