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The Interview | Steve Parr talks UK Gravity Enduro’s future

Next season sees the forth year running for the UK’s premier Enduro series UK Gravity Enduro, director Steve Parr is definitely known as a no-nonsense kinda guy, not afraid to speak his mind, certainly not being one to bow to the demands of the factory rider. He has spent the whole time previously trying to Read more…

Race Report | NSW Gravity Enduro State at Ourimbah

Rocky Trail’s final Rollercoaster Gravity Enduro event for the year was held at Ourimbah MTB Park on the weekend. In a field of 150 competitors from all over NSW and the ACT, Newcastle’s Graeme Mudd and Sarah Booth won the elite categories. The event was the third and final round of the official Gravity Enduro Read more…

Launch Info | Trailcraft Bicycles – High Performance 24″ Bikes

Trailcraft Cycles Creates High Performance, Lightweight 24-Inch XC Mountain Bikes For Aspiring Young Riders Fort Collins, Colorado, USA: Trailcraft Cycles was created to answer the need for a high performance, lightweight, 24-inch XC kids bicycle. With high end components mirroring those of mountain bikes two to three wheel sizes bigger, Trailcraft Cycles brings two options Read more…

First Look | The new Ibis Mojo HDR 3 in detail

Since its introduction several years ago, the Ibis Mojo has inspired with its unique, elegant and stylish design. Over the years the geometry has become somewhat dated and so the Americans have completely reworked the bike and now present an entirely new machine with a familiar look — the Ibis Mojo HD3. We took a Read more…

First Look | Polaris AM Descent Short

Polaris has a long heritage in the UK, producing technical cycle clothing and accessories for over 20 years on the edge of the Peak District. Starting off in the early days of MTB, Polaris was keen to explore technical performance garments that were perfect for the Polaris Challenge; the first mountain bike orienteering event in Read more…

2nd Annual Burning Bike and Strider Huge Rock Enduro 2014

You probably won’t encounter too many stories about events like the Burning Bike and Strider Enduro, because those events are one of a kind. Because this event has nothing to do with “real” racing, but everything to do with why we mountain bike, we include it here. Mountain biking brings us all together, provides friendships Read more…

OKA & SHAN – Two new Trail Hardtails from Production Privée

With most of the bikes we feature on the website being full suspension bikes, its easy to forget that there is more to the sport than that. Production Privée has given us a refreshing reminder of how rad trail hardtails can be. Hardtails are often overlooked but with the right geometry and parts you can Read more…

Winning Bike: The golden Focus SAM of SSES winner Fabian Scholz

Fabian Scholz received this bike as a reward for winning the Specialized SRAM Enduro series this past summer. It is the team issue bike that is normally red, with some custom parts and appropriate gold accents – a true winners bike! The most important part of each bike is the frame. Fabi is riding a Read more…

Exclusive: Rest and evaluate, making the most of your winter

It’s the end of another awesome mountain bike season for most of us. You had a killer season, saw lots of old friends and made a bunch of new ones. You visited new places and returned to ones you loved. It other words, it was totally fantastic. But maybe your race results didn’t go as Read more…

The World of ENDURO in October: Winter is Coming!

As racers wash the Finale Ligure dust from their race bikes, with the exception of a scattering of local races, the 2014 enduro season is over, and what an awesome season it has been. But before the race bikes were packed away, we scoured the pits to find the coolest machines, bringing you bike checks Read more…