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Ride the EWS Pro’s Bikes with Fox Suspension, Crankworx, Whistler

I recently had the opportunity to ride four bikes belonging to top Enduro World Series Athletes. Fox Suspension put on a “Ride the Pro’s Bikes” day in Whistler, BC, the day after the Crankworx enduro. Jared Graves, Nico Lau, Justin Leov, and Francois Bailly-Maitre are four guys who regularly finish in the top 10, or Read more…

Team Tested: 2015 FOX 34 Talas CTD long-term Review

Suspension components are very technically complex and they’re responsible for a big part of the bike’s overall performance. Fox Racing Shox started producing suspension components for bikes only about 15 years ago und used their knowledge – coming from the motocross-industry – to become the industries benchmark for a long time. Even though they kept Read more…

Race Report: Enduro X, Steamboat Springs, Colorado

For a “local” race, the Enduro X race series packs in a lot. A lot of vertical feet descended, and a ton of fun. The one big thing that separates it from bigger, more well known races, is the prize money. But hey, the racing doesn’t always have to be about the pros, and the Read more…

News: Nukeproof show off their 2015 bikes in Spain

If you have been to any Enduro or Downhill race over the last few years, you will be sure to have noticed the popularity of the distinctive yellow and black brand! As you walk round the pits the trusty Nukeproof are everywhere, offering that all important price/performance/reliability ratio that has made them the ‘in the Read more…

Race Report: UKGE Round 4, Dyfi Forest

A year goes by so fast nowadays, they say it gets faster the older you get, proof I’m getting a bit long in the tooth I suppose, as the 2013 Dyfi round seemed like five minutes ago. This is one hell of a loop, probably the toughest one on the UKGE race calendar, with it’s Read more…

First Look: Bionicon Edison EVO incl. a great early bird offer.

The last few years have been pretty quiet from the visionary brand Bionicon from Bavaria. Now the Boys from the Tegernsee have come back with a new, very interesting bike – the Bionicon Edison EVO. The best part, besides the countless configurations, is that the customer also has the opportunity to secure a whopping €1,000 Read more…

Exclusive: Trans-Savoie race stages and profiles released!

The eagerly anticipated stage profiles for the 2014 Trans-Savoie race have just been announced, and we are bringing them to you hot off the press! Featuring six days packed full of intense racing on multiple timed stages, with an incredible 24,302m of descending and a total of 302km of riding, it is redefining ‘epic’! The Read more…

Enduro World Series Kicks off 2015 Season in New Zealand!

Mountain biking’s defining celebration is breaking new trail and setting the course for the future of the sport. Crankworx organizers announced today that world-class riding will kick off the 2015 mountain bike season with a brand new stop on the Crankworx circuit – Crankworx Rotorua. From March 25 to 29, 2015, the festival will alight Read more…

Team Tested: Rose Granite Chief Custom long-term Review

Our long-term tester Benjamin has been collecting trail kilometers with the Rose Granite Chief for over half a year now. Find out how the 27.5″ trailbike with 145 millimeter of travel performed during this time. and over more than 50000 meters vertical drop in this review. The central piece of the bike is the, new Read more…

Travel: Enduro MTB Trip to Bulgaria Pamporovo

When planning a bike trip, it is easy to get tempted by the same old classic adventures, but sometimes it is cool to try something new. We catch up with our good friend and keen explorer, Jordi Bago, and hear more about his adventure to Pamporovo, in Bulgaria. I recently took the plane to Bulgaria Read more…