Stolen Bike Recovery and Apple's AirTag
Until GPS-equipped bikes are the norm, the AirTag may be our best hope to track and recover a stolen bike...
Weekly MTB News: May 12, 2021
Huge Q1 Sales Growth, the Driven Drivetrain Surprises, and more.
Bike brands are performing well, Driven exceeds crowdfunding goal, by a large margin, and new protection from One-Hundred Percent…
Obsessed With Mountain Biking
The NSMB Podcast: Ep. 9 – Katy Winton
“I was on the verge of just quitting biking altogether because I was like, this whole thing sucks.”
Weekend Warmup #122
E-Bike vs Porsche Taycan, 99% of Ocean Plastic Pollution Missing, The Pole Stamina Lighting up Loam & More
A selection that will get you shred-ready, plastic pollution education, e-vehicle battle and surfing from one of the world's best…
Brook Macdonald's Road Back from Spinal Injury
Brook's determination to not only ride his bike again but to return to racing saw him back in the start hut sooner and more prepared than anyone expected…
Phil Szczepaniak's Mix-Wheeled Chromag Surface Ti
Ti bling is the heart of this working horse build which has a very specific cockpit setup…
VIDEOS & INSPIRATION
Weekend Warmup #121
Wild rides all around: Gee hitting big gaps, Gully and Wade tame the Boogieman, Katy's sponsorship dilemma, and more.
Weekly MTB News: April 28, 2021
EWS Coverage Improvements, Counterfeit Product Crack Down & More
Big news for race fans, One Hundred Percent moving to slow counterfeit products, Pole remaster their Stamina, X-Games RealMTB and more…
Love the Bike You Already Have
Reignite your passion for the bike you have at home, because that shiny new one you've been eyeing up is already spoken for...
GEAR | TECH | ANNOUNCEMENTS
Weekly MTB News: April 21, 2021
New suspension from Fox, team news with Katy Winton and Forbidden Bikes, Crankworx Innsbruck, and Vorsprung Suspension's new service centre…
Real MTB is Wild - World Of X-Games
MacAskill, Semenuk, Zink, Sandler, Brandt and Vestavik drop their videos for the first X-Games Real MTB. Spoiler, they're all incredible…
Owen Foster's Mix-Wheeled Commencal Clash "Warpig"
"It's just a 27.5 bike with the wheel I'm used to in front."
Built By: Jim - Getting to Know One of Squamish's Original Trail Builders
Miller, Gauvin and Melamed share a Squamish trail builder's story and announce all revenue from their YouTube going back to the trails…
Obsessed With Mountain Biking
The NSMB Podcast: Ep 8 – Kyle Warner
Kyle Warner shares challenging childhood and describes how it helped point him in the direction he's taking today.
Jon Staples' EXT Equipped Specialized Stumpy Evo
OneUp engineer and co-founder, Jon Staples' Gucci build will get your eyes watering…
Canvas – Bas Van Steenbergen
Bas and Calvin Huth join forces to create a stunning video down in the Utah desert…
Editorial & Podcast
Pitching Forward: The Impact of Steep Seat Tubes
Why are some riders so enamoured by steep seat tube angles? Are they a good thing for all riders?
Specialized's On & Off-Bike Rime Shoes
More tech and a different feeling shoe to appeal to riders interested in slackcountry exploration by bike…
Interview with Forbidden co-founder Owen Pemberton
The Forbidden Dreadnought Fears Nothing
A global pandemic can't keep the new Forbidden Dreadnought chained down. Owen shares some of the challenges during the bike's development.
Weekend Warmup 114
Testing front and rear center lengths, ripping steep and deep in NZ, the story of MX legend, Mitch Payton, riding down a Douglas Fir tree and busting 4WDs in Australia…
Specialized's New 2FO DH Flat & Clip Shoes
Specialized's SlipNot 3.0 rubber is prepared to do battle with FiveTen, the reigning king of grip…
Aaron Gwin: Timeless – Episode 4 and the 2020 World Championships
Gwin takes us through his weekend at World Champs and Maribor while revisiting his first European World Cup experiences…
Teardown and Service
Shimano Derailleur Clutch Service
Did you know Shimano's clutch mechanism is serviceable? This service could improve your drivetrain's performance…
Fidlock Twist Magnetic Bottle System Review
Fidlock's unique approach for attaching a bottle to the bike has numerous benefits that could go beyond mounting where there are no mounts or a clean setup…