AMB Magazine

Riding to the edge - understanding logging around Blue Derby trails

Riding to the edge - understanding logging around Blue Derby trails

What's going on with the forestry work at Blue Derby - and why? We had Rob Gunstone investigate. 29 Jul 2021
OPINION: Why build illegal trails?

OPINION: Why build illegal trails?

Illegal trails are a part of mountain biking. But with millions being spent on new trails each year, why does it still happen? 20 Jul 2021
TESTED: 7iDP knee and elbow pads

TESTED: 7iDP knee and elbow pads

7 iDP (Seven Protection) touts its pads to offer the best of both worlds in protection and pedal friendliness, Jared Rando sought to find out 15 Jul 2021
WATCH: 100 Percent clothing, helmet, eyewear and protection reviews

WATCH: 100 Percent clothing, helmet, eyewear and protection reviews

We have been testing a wide range of 100 Percent gear, here's our take on clothing, protection, helmets, eyewear and more! 12 Jul 2021
TESTED: Pearl Izumi Launch Trail Pants

TESTED: Pearl Izumi Launch Trail Pants

Some trusty trail trousers are so hot right now. Will Shaw tests the Pearl Izumi Launch pant. 6 Jul 2021
FIRST LOOK: Pivot Shuttle Team XTR eMTB

FIRST LOOK: Pivot Shuttle Team XTR eMTB

We've just had the new Pivot Shuttle Team XTR eMTB land - so what's new? 2 Jul 2021
TESTED: Pearl Izumi Summit Shell jacket

TESTED: Pearl Izumi Summit Shell jacket

Having a stowable jacket is essential for winter rides and summer alpine adventures. Will tested out the Pearl Izumi Summit Shell. 30 Jun 2021
RECIPE: Cafe style banana bread

RECIPE: Cafe style banana bread

Banana bread is a classic recipe, and this one is a winner for the backpack, for after a ride, before it - or just about any time! 30 Jun 2021
SKILLS: How to speed tuck

SKILLS: How to speed tuck

Looking for a little more speed when racing against the clock? Jared Rando takes you through the proper way to speed tuck. 17 Jun 2021
WATCH: Raw Downhill action from Toowoomba

WATCH: Raw Downhill action from Toowoomba

Gerard Lagana captures the action from the iconic Mackenzie Frenzy DH track at Toowoomba. 16 Jun 2021
WATCH: Leogang DH World Cup track preview

WATCH: Leogang DH World Cup track preview

Jump onboard with Commencal/Muc Off's Thibaut Daprela for a look at the Leogang World Cup DH. 11 Jun 2021
Bike Check: Luca Shaw's 2021 Santa Cruz V10

Bike Check: Luca Shaw's 2021 Santa Cruz V10

The World Cup Downhill circus is about to go off - so here's a look at Luca Shaw's race bike for the 2021 season. 9 Jun 2021
Fox Superflow lights up Atherton MTB Park

Fox Superflow lights up Atherton MTB Park

The ever-popular Rocky Trail team took the Fox Superflow sealed by Stans racing to Atherton, in Tropical North Queensland on the weekend. 7 Jun 2021
Mountain biking on the Sunshine Coast

Mountain biking on the Sunshine Coast

Are you due a mountain bike escape to the Sunshine Coast? Ride, relax and explore. There's something for just about any kind of mountain bike holiday! 7 Jun 2021
Local business to fund adaptive MTB in Canberra

Local business to fund adaptive MTB in Canberra

Two Canberran businesses are fundraising for adaptive mountain bikes at Mount Stromlo. 28 May 2021
Places That Rock: Cannonball DH

Places That Rock: Cannonball DH

Thredbo's Cannonball DH is perhaps Australia's most iconic trail. We take a look at what makes Cannonball so internationally renowned. 21 May 2021
WATCH: Mountain biking in Wild Mersey

WATCH: Mountain biking in Wild Mersey

Wild Mersey might just be the easiest trail network to access in all of Tasmania. 20 May 2021
Kidpacking - Taking your kids on the trails

Kidpacking - Taking your kids on the trails

Interested in heading out bikepacking with the family? Leo Cerda has some great tips on what to expect, and how to make it a good time for everyone. 15 May 2021
What's happening in the forests at Derby?

What's happening in the forests at Derby?

Derby has become global example of a resources town now investing in tourism. So what's happening in the forests? 10 May 2021
TESTED: Shotgun Tow Rope and Hip Pack

TESTED: Shotgun Tow Rope and Hip Pack

The Shotgun Tow Rope and Hip Pack are your insurance policy for tear-free rides with kids - young and old. 1 May 2021
FIRST LOOK: Shotgun Tow Rope

FIRST LOOK: Shotgun Tow Rope

Keep the stoke high on trail adventures with the Shotgun Tow Rope - here's our first look. 28 Apr 2021