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EUROBIKE 2015 | Continental Baron Projekt 2.4 tyres

We couldn’t fail to notice the all-new Baron Projekt tyres at the Continental stand. Having appeared as a prototype at EUROBIKE 2014, the tyre is now finally ready and will soon be available for general purchase. Continental regard their Baron Projekt tyre as the ideal tyre for virtually any ground conditions. With lugs that are Read more…

EUROBIKE 2015 | Nukeproof Generator Carbon AM275 Wheels

Hiding in the corner on the Nukeproof stand was an exciting new range of wheels, named the Generator Carbons. It seems like every manufacturer has a new carbon rim out this year, but the cool thing about the Generators is they did not share the same €2000+ price tag. These wheels had literally just arrived Read more…

EUROBIKE 2015 | The highlights from MAXXIS

As the plus-size trend for tyres shows no sign of abating, the tyre company MAXXIS have latched onto said trend to create a standard series tyre as well as two further prototypes. Fans of ‘regular’ tyres needn’t despair either – there is also a legion of exciting new products to please everyone. New DoubleDown carcass Read more…

Race Report | Scotland Crowns National Enduro Champions

The Tweedlove King and Queen of the hill has always been a real blue ribbon event for the Tweed Valley Enduro scene ever since it first appeared three years ago. Since the beginning it has gone from strength to strength, attracting faster riders, bigger sponsors and more riders than ever before. With title sponsors Endura Read more…

Race Report | Coupe de France, Rd. 6: Val d’Isere

With a field of world class riders, the sixth round of the Coupe de France Enduro Series took place in Val d’Isere. Here’s the official race report: At the end of august the weather may be a little tricky in the Haute Tarentaise territory but luckily this time it was not the case and the Read more…

EUROBIKE 2015 | The New Evil Insurgent 27.5

Sex sells, it’s a fact! If the response from the Eurobike crowd was anything to go by, it’s unlikely that EVIL will have any problems selling their new Insurgent 27.5. Many were getting excited by the bright yellow model, but we thought that the murdered out black version was pure sex, and needed to check Read more…

Trans-Savoie | Day 6: Finish in St. Gervais

The sixth and last day of the Trans-Savoie 2015 has come. All the work and determination of the week would pay off as the riders were about to reach the final finish in St Gervais at the foot of the Mont Blanc. Here’s the race report: Route: Les Contamines Mont Blanc, St Gervais. Total distance: Read more…

Eurobike 2015 | Crankbrothers Additions to the Pedal Lineup

For 2016 Crankbrothers are introducing two totally new pedal platforms in the shape of the ‘Mallet E’ and the ‘Stamp’. They also hope to improve reliability using a double seal system in the axle aiming to keep those bearings safe and dry and you on the trail. So, lets dive straight on in with what Read more…

EUROBIKE 2015 | Sweet Protection in the Pursuit of Perfection

Sweet Protection, a company based in the small village of Trysil in the wilderness of the Norwegian mountains have been developing helmets and technical clothing for 15 years. They say they are on a relentless pursuit of perfection and have this year made further changes to the Bushwhacker helmet and produced new designs of technical Read more…