Chris Ball Bares All
We had a candid chat with Chris Ball about course design, regional rules, local advantage, and of course the UCI…
2014 Specialized Camber S-Works
The S-Works Camber frame is the embodiment of all things that make carbon appealing…
Brendan Howey: No Mistakes
Brendan Howey is stylish, smooth and never makes a single mistake. Ever… A New Video From Matt Dennison.
2014 Trek Fuel EX 9 29
Does Trek's new-for-2014 Fuel EX 29 have potential to be a proper North Shore pedaler?
Race Face Chute Jacket: Reviewed
“The best compliment I could bestow on the Chute was to refer to it as a mountain biker’s LBD…”
Inside the New Intense Bikes
Intense is one of few brands that can still lay claim to the truly American-made mountain bike...
How To Be A Road Biker
Follow these 27 steps to find out How To Be A Road Biker...
OneUp 42 Tooth Cog: Hands On
Fitting OneUp’s 42 Tooth Sprocket to a 10-speed system and taking it to the trails…
North Shore Billet Variable Tooth Ring
North Shore Billet's Variable Tooth design uses a simpler machining process than the other options out there on the market, but still proves effective at keeping the chain where you want it.
2014 Scott Genius 700 Tuned
The lines have been universally admired and I have to agree – this is one fine looking bicycle…
20 Questions with Matt Dennison
From ‘Shit Mountain Bikers Say’ to ‘How To Be A Mountain Biker’, you’ve probably seen one of Matt’s videos…
2014 Giant Trance Advanced SX 27.5
Black with a splash of Kashima, the Trance SX is low on flash and high on stealth…
Specialized Winter Gear: Reviewed
Good clothing helps keep me sane and my riding stoke smoldering when the days turn nasty, brutish and short…
2014 Cove Hustler 650BJ
Loud and lewd, but certainly not crude, Cove’s new Hustler sports a new linkage and tweener wheels…
A Detailed Look at SRAM’s X0 Hubs
On-trail impressions and a detailed look at the insides of SRAM’s new X0 hubs…
My Garmin Made Me Do It
“Monday morning. Every time I get up from my desk, my legs wobble like Bambi on ice…”
The Freeride 15
“I have never been in as good of shape as right before I started mountain biking…”
Dan Barham: Wander
The challenge of using vintage film cameras is what attracted Dan Barham to the Wander project…
Lezyne Winter Lights: Reviewed
A high tech light set to commute in on, charge at the computer during the day, and rip in the forest at night?
We all know what Santa really wants for Christmas – Matt Dennison just puts that hunch into reality…
11 Ways to Get You On Your Bike More
If you had a 90 minute window right now would you be able to answer the call of the trail?
Mavic Stratos H2O Jacket
“I’ve been thinking about relative worth while testing a rather expensive jacket designed for mountain biking…”
Looking Back and Moving Forward
“Breaking my femur in multiple places is hardest thing I’ve had to go through in my life so far…”
2013 Ghost Cagua 6550: Reviewed
For under $4000 this bike has quite the spec list, but still needed some changes to become truly confident…