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The Review | VAUDE Men’s Sympapro rain jacket

It’s a situation we’ve all been in; you ride the morning commute under the bright blue sky and promising sunshine, but as soon as the bell rings to leave the office, that’s when the ominous clouds start rolling in. At first it’s just a few splatters of rain, a touch of drizzle, but before you Read more…

Save The Date | The Ghost Road Enduro Race, New Zealand

After the success of the first event this year, The Ghost Road Enduro mountain bike race, held on the southern section of The Old Ghost Road in New Zealand will be held again on 16 January 2016. Competitors will be flown by helicopter from the Lyell, deep into the South Island’s West Coast backcountry to Read more…

The Review | ENVE Mountain Carbon Stem

Carbon fibre stems are nothing new to the market and have been used for many years on road and XC bikes, but until now we have yet to see a carbon stem that is strong enough for AM / Enduro use. After years of R&D the carbon fibre wizards at ENVE have now re-written the Read more…

News | VP Components introduces the VP-AIM pedals

VP Components (VP), known from bicycle pedals, headsets and bottom brackets has announced the release of their new platform pedals, the VP-AIM. Already covering the high end of the spectrum with the VP-Harrier pedal, The VP-AIM is a new lightweight, thin and more affordable option. The VP-Aim was developed at the request of FMB Diamond Read more…

ENDURO 2015 Long Term Test | First Ride: Whyte T-129 SCR

With a love for trail riding and endurance racing, our UK editor Catherine Smith was the perfect choice for the £3099 Whyte T-129 SCR Works long term test bike, a rapid trail bike that mixes modern geometry with easy going 29er manners. After a busy race season filled with numerous podiums, we check in to Read more…

News | Muc-Off presents Fabric Protect

Have your outdoor garments lost their mojo? Fear not! Muc-Off’s Fabric Protect will quickly and safely restore any fabrics waterproofing with a durable, Hydrophobic Nano coating to give your kit theprotective layer it needs! Key Features: The ultimate rain and stain proofer Ideal for re-waterproofing jackets, footwear and luggage Uses Nano Technology which forms an Read more…

The Review | Smith PivLock Arena V2 Max

Riding sunglasses shouldn’t just look good, they also have an obligation to protect the eyes from the sun’s rays and anything that could come flying through the air as we’re riding; think branches, flies and territorial squirrels. We’ve tested the Smith PivLock Arena V2 Max to see if they’ve got more than just your cornea Read more…

News | Endura Gives a Sneak Peak of their 2016 Product Line

At Eurobike, the famous Scottish clothing company is going to present its exciting new 2016 product line. But to keep things interesting they decided to share a little sneak peak of the products they will present in Friedrichshafen. Here’s the official press release: The product development team at Endura has been busier than a whisky Read more…

Race Preview | Enduro World Series heads to Crested Butte

Crested Butte holds a very special place in mountain biking’s history, so it seems only right the Enduro World Series should head there for round five – the Yeti Cycles Big Mountain Enduro presented by Shimano. Steeped in mountain biking folklore, Crested Butte remains one of the sport’s most iconic and celebrated locations. The area’s Read more…

The Review | Schwalbe Procore Dual Chamber System In Test

Over the past year, the Schwalbe Procore system has sparked mass discussions amongst riders – mainly because it has been so hard to get hold of, and no one has really been able to give a definitive opinion. A few weeks ago we got our hands on a Procore system and now, having ridden with Read more…