Mike Blewitt

We test the Marin Gestalt X11 adventure bike

We test the Marin Gestalt X11 adventure bike

The Marin Gestalt X11 is set for adventure and packed with value. 16 Aug 2019
The all-new Maxxis Dissector tyre

The all-new Maxxis Dissector tyre

With Troy Brosnan and the Canyon Factory Racing Team, Maxxis have delivered the new Dissector tyre for DH and trail. 10 Aug 2019
TESTED: 100 Percent Altec trail helmet

TESTED: 100 Percent Altec trail helmet

We trail tested the new 100 Percent Altec trail helmet - it's one cool cucumber. 9 Aug 2019
Cape to Cape 2019 course leaves the best until last!

Cape to Cape 2019 course leaves the best until last!

Cape to Cape isn't afraid to keep it fresh, and for 2019 the race is finishing in Margaret River! 9 Aug 2019
Is this the world's lightest MTB frame?

Is this the world's lightest MTB frame?

Specialized have shaved the grams but boosted the capability of their latest Epic hardtail frame. 7 Aug 2019
TESTED: Oakley DRT5 MIPS Trail helmet

TESTED: Oakley DRT5 MIPS Trail helmet

Oakley's entry to the mountain bike helmet game is really dialled. 2 Aug 2019
TESTED: Lazer Impala trail helmet

TESTED: Lazer Impala trail helmet

The Lazer Impala is part of Lazer's new mountain bike range of helmets. 26 Jul 2019
National Champs at home in Bright

National Champs at home in Bright

MTBA have announced the dates for the 2020 National Championships. 23 Jul 2019
Set for adventure at the Crocodile Trophy

Set for adventure at the Crocodile Trophy

There's a whole lot to see and do in Tropical North Queensland, and the Crocodile Trophy might just be the way to explore! 11 Jul 2019
TESTED: Marin Alpine Trail 8

TESTED: Marin Alpine Trail 8

Testing the Marin Alpine Trail 8 on some of Australia's finest trails! 10 Jul 2019
Unboxing the Marin Gestalt X11

Unboxing the Marin Gestalt X11

The Marin Gestalt X11 is a bit of a curiosity here at AMB - with features often found on a bespoke gravel or adventure bike - and drop bars! 9 Jul 2019
FIRST LOOK: Microshift Advent 1x9 group set

FIRST LOOK: Microshift Advent 1x9 group set

The Advent 1x9 group set from Microshift sells for $200 - but how does it perform? 9 Jul 2019
In this Issue - AMB #176

In this Issue - AMB #176

Take a look inside our latest issue! 8 Jul 2019
TESTED: Pirelli Scorpion MTB tyres

TESTED: Pirelli Scorpion MTB tyres

Testing the Pirelli Scorpion MTB range across all terrains! 4 Jul 2019
Mitas Terra in the Berra is back!

Mitas Terra in the Berra is back!

The Mitas Terra in the Berra is back - with some guidance from Rocky Trail Entertainment. 1 Jul 2019
FIRST LOOK: Transition Smuggler

FIRST LOOK: Transition Smuggler

We have a new frame in for a long term test here at AMB - here's why we chose the Transition Smuggler. 28 Jun 2019
The Pioneer V2.0

The Pioneer V2.0

Take a look back at the 2018 edition of The Pioneer to see what might be in store for 2019! 24 Jun 2019
RideCamp: Ride, learn, laugh and live

RideCamp: Ride, learn, laugh and live

RideTechnics have branched out from one on one skills sessions into dedicated camps – but skills is just one part of it. 22 Jun 2019
Shimano bring 12-speed to Deore XT and SLX

Shimano bring 12-speed to Deore XT and SLX

Shimano have just announced 12-speed XT and SLX group sets - and we've ridden them. 31 May 2019
TESTED: FSA Flowtron 150mm Dropper Post

TESTED: FSA Flowtron 150mm Dropper Post

Testing the FSA Flowtron 150mm dropper post! 30 May 2019
The all-new Merida eOne-Sixty eMTB

The all-new Merida eOne-Sixty eMTB

The much-loved Merida eOne-Sixty has had a revamp, delivering everything we wanted. 29 May 2019