WTB Volt Carbon Saddle
“all of our taints are discerning, yours included…and WTB are leaders in the field of taint-friendly saddles.”
2015 Kona Precept DL: First Impressions
"The frame seems like something meant for a higher dollar offering. Aggressively formed tubes. Beefy pivots. Tidy cable routing..."
Dear Santa: Matt’s List
Matt’s gone all nostalgic with his list this year…
Gore ALP-X 2.0 Jacket
Gore's mountain bike specific jacket could keep you dry this winter...
Hey Neighbour – Will Craig
Hey Neighbour - Will Craig
Arc’teryx Alpha FL Jacket
“It’s the season of shorter days, crappier weather, and nanaimo bars. When the internet’s anonymous tough guys become twice as douchey…”
2015 GT Sensor X Pro Review
"I like a bike that challenges you to try your hardest and lets you make your own mistakes..."
Dakine White Knuckle Glove
“…keep the digits from getting numb while at the same time not making it seem like you have just stuffed your hand into a bag of cotton wool.”
2015 Trek Slash 9.8 First Impressions
I figured a carbon framed Slash would be ultimate trail and funduro weapon...
Dear Santa: Pete’s List
“…if your elves are busy inventing cool stuff in their shop, I have a special commission for them: a Strava Jamming Device.”
A stiff set of lightweight components for the aggressive rider…
Swiss Livin’ – My Life as a Roadie
Learning to suffer is important for all kinds of riders, but I got my education in masochism on a road bike in the hills and the lakeside flats of Lugano.
Reader’s Rides: Balfa BB7
It was crude, heavy, astonishingly grotesque, and absurdly weird looking, but at the time I kinda liked it…
Shimano Unzen 4 Hydration Pack
Big Blue enters the bag game with a pack aimed squarely at Enduro racers…
2015 Lapierre Spicy Team – Long term review
So why was I riding the Lapierre Spicy Team, a bike with electronic wizardry to control the shock…
2015 Mavic Drift Winter Shoe Reviewed
A Gore-Tex equipped winter shoe designed to keep the water and cold at bay…
I’ve been mostly good. At least I can only remember being good. Some photos have been floating around…
Diamondback Mission Pro – Long Term Review.
To Hoon: to engage in loutish, anti-social behaviours, in a car, boat or mountain bike…
A few hours later I returned with spotless tires and the frame and my shorts, while not totally clean, were much cleaner than when I'd left.
2015 Ibis Mojo HD Ridden
The Mojo HD gets lower, longer and more Enduro (!) with the debut of the bike ACC has been rallying…
Chumba Rastro – First Impressions
Two Nine may have saved the hard tail – but fresh 650b frames are starting to gain traction as well…
Dear Santa: I Need Some Gear!
We’ve been thinking about some of the stuff we’d like to see in our stocking this year – and we’re going to take turns giving you a look at our lists.
OGIO 8.0 Athletic Bag
Tired of hauling your gear in an old garbage bag, or your backpack from high school…
NSMBA Legacy Fund
There’s no better time to give – the first $15,000 raised will be matched dollar for dollar!