X

Race Report | Day #4 BC Bike Race, Sunshine Coast #2

Canada Day – More sun and a couple major climbs followed by the longest descents of the race so far, made today’s stage from Sechelt to Langdale a fitting Day Four. This is hump day and the Queen stage of the BC Bike Race 2015, so from here it’s homeward bound. This day brought riders Read more…

Are Pro Setups For Everyone? Riding Dan Atherton’s GT Sanction

At Sea Otter this year Dan Atherton attacked an awkward double jump on the downhill course with aggression and precision. He picked the bike up over a leading bump, pressed it down before the lip of the jump and sailed all the way into a rutted out sand berm, which he railed without slowing. Atherton Read more…

Race Report | Round #2 SCOTT Enduro Cup, Sun Valley

Sun Valley, Idaho (June 28, 2015) – The second stop of the SCOTT Enduro Cup presented by Vittoria featured more than 200 competitors from across the country in the two-day competition, which was the first bike race to be held on Sun Valley’s backcountry trails. A North American Enduro Tour stop, this race is one Read more…

First Look | THE Stevens Sledge Max Enduro bike

Stevens is staying on the gas in the enduro segment and presented a new model within the Sledge series at the the Eurobike Media Days in Kirchberg: The Stevens Sledge Max. The Stevens Sledge Max is the new top model in the enduro range of the Hamburg manufacturer. It is a re-engineered version of the Read more…

First Look | Corratec Presents the InsideLink 10Hz 175 Endurobike

Corratec presented the InsideLink 10Hz 175 enduro bike at the Eurobike Media Days 2015 for the first time, with it, the traditional company hopes to establish itself in the enduro sector. Like their existing models the bike features their 10Hz system, whereby a MDU-elastomer adds additional rider comfort. The InsideLink 10Hz 175 offers 160mm travel Read more…

Hello America! | Trading Our Home Trails

No matter how much people try to make you believe something, it may not be true. We are not all the same, we don’t necessarily share opinions, and we have different habits. And this is good, because this is what makes our lives so unique and exciting. But what happens if you swap your life Read more…

Race Report | UKGE Grizedale – A New Level of Gnar

It had a been a long six week wait from round one at Triscombe to the second round, held up in the picturesque lake district. As the sun had been beating down all week and the season had just gone over from the end of spring to mid summer, it seemed strange we were only Read more…

Race Report | Day #3 BC Bike Race, Sunshine Coast

Caked in dust with sweat dripping down their brows, the racers of the BC Bike Race are fully engrossed in an epic odyssey. Today’s Stage 3 from Earls Cove to the seaside town of Sechelt was the longest of the week with an opening climb that challenged the rider’s belief there would be an end. Read more…

First Look | Rotwild presents new generation X-Model range

If you’ve followed the news over the past few weeks one thing is clear: Plus-bikes are the new trend! But many bikers are still sceptical about the new wheel size. Rotwild presents a model which can do both: 27.5″ and 27.5+. The new R.X1 FS leaves the decision up to the consumer. Alongside the wheel Read more…

News | Ibis Presents new Ripley 29 & Ripley 29 LS

Ibis bikes have presented a new, evolutionary stage in their trail bikes line, the Ripley 29, which actually features in our own Trail Bike Test. Ibis’ famous frame has had a couple of small but significant changes… The Ripley 29 is offered in two versions: One in the revised version, the application area and driving Read more…