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Adventure | The crossing of Lake St-Jean: Fatbike in the white desert

Thirty-two kilometers. It probably doesn’t sound much but when its on one of America’s largest frozen lakes deep in the heart of Canada with temperatures around -25°C and a continuous 40 km/h lateral wind blowing you off balance – things are a bit different. The figure thirty-two should be written down in big, bold letters. Read more…

Travel | Andiamo, ragazzi! – Kicking off the season in Finale Ligure

Finale Ligure does not really need an introduction. Having evolved over the last decade into a biking hotspot, this location on the Ligurian coast is recognised all over the world for enduro riding. Fabrizio D’Aloisio is a guide at the Bike School Engadin and the start of March marked the beginning of his season in Read more…

First Look | TT-MK1 Custom Trail Tool

Any self respecting trail builder needs good tools, however in the UK these can sometimes be hard to source – until now! We check out the first proto-type of a very handy trail building tool called the TT-MK1. Made in Shropshire, UK using locally sourced craftsmanship and material. Sandy Plenty, Director of The Trailhead got Read more…

Adventure: Two months on the roof of the world in Nepal

As a guide for Asia Guide Adventures, Taner Yalcin spent the past autumn crisscrossing the Himalayas, encountering cyclones, snowstorms and breathtaking trails. Read it here. The start of October marked the beginning once again, time for the annual autumnal tours of the Himalayas. This year I had three pre-booked tours on the Annapurna circuit ahead Read more…

Travel | Nelson NZ – One City’s Enduro World Series Stars

New Zealand, most often thought of in the world of mountain biking as a mecca, a hotspot and hub for cyclists. A country with its heart firmly in the outdoors lifestyle it’s not surprising that it produces some pretty talented riders. One city in New Zealand it seems is producing some of the top enduro Read more…

Travel | Portugal – Enduro style in the Serra de Sintra

Fabian Arzberger of Ridingstyle is traveling a lot! This time, he went to Portugal. This is his report! While searching for a new riding destination in the southern climes, I stumbled across Portugals Serra de Sintra. Just a few kilometres east of the capital Lisbon, this mountainous forest area is a protected natural park that Read more…

Local Heroes | Salento, Colombia

My name is Thomas and I’ve been living in Salento, Colombia for a few years now. The small town lies at an altitude of almost 2000 metres above sea level and is famous for its colonial architecture, coffee production and the the amazing wilderness of the Cocora valley which is close by. Thanks to its Read more…

Scene | ENDURO Checks out Bristol, UK

Bristol is a place many riders wouldn’t perhaps think of as synonymous to mountain bike riding, being one of the UK’s top cities, although in terms of pure cycling its pedigree is now pretty much second to none. Here are some facts about this great city that may just grab your attention. One of the Read more…

Video | Not the Mexico Most People Picture

With perfect riding conditions year round, Mexico is a true paradise for MTB enthusiasts. The edit and photographs below document the Bike Logistics/Transition Bike team’s “mid-winter” road trip to Mexico’s crown jewel, Oaxaca, to ride the millenial single track. Video Oaxaca photo journal – Oaxaca is located 5 and half hours south of Mexico City, Read more…

Back Issue | Surfin’ Rocks – Escaping the Winter Blues

Fed up with drizzle, fog, mud, and freezing temperatures? Then turn your back on the German / North European winter and fly to Gran Canaria for some biking! If you are at threat from another bout of winter depression, it’s high time to apply for your leftover holidays, plunder the piggybank, and make your way Read more…