Mountain Biking Features

Pearl Izumi Local Hero: Mike Farrelly

Pearl Izumi Local Hero: Mike Farrelly

Meet our latest Pearl Izumi Local Hero: Mike Farrelly 24 Oct 2021
Bikes for better futures

Bikes for better futures

Bikes are great, but people changing other peoples' lives with bikes are even better. Lighthouse Youth Projects and World Bicycle Relief are doing just that, and their stories are well worth a read. 24 Oct 2021
WORKSHOP: Essential eMTB Tips

WORKSHOP: Essential eMTB Tips

Ben Morrison outlines how to keep your eMTB in top condition. 23 Oct 2021
SKILLS: How to squash small jumps

SKILLS: How to squash small jumps

Jared Rando shows you how to squash small jumps. 21 Oct 2021
TESTED: 100 Percent Hydromatic waterproof jacket

TESTED: 100 Percent Hydromatic waterproof jacket

A high quality waterproof jacket is a must-have for any seasoned mountain biker - have 100 Percent got this covered with the Hydromatic? 21 Oct 2021
Anatomy of a downcountry bike

Anatomy of a downcountry bike

Mike Blewitt explores what a downcountry bike actually is. 20 Oct 2021
The Modern Trail Landscape

The Modern Trail Landscape

There's new trails popping up everywhere in Australia, and everyone has an opinion on them. Will Shaw looks into some common comments and questions when it comes to new and existing trails. 20 Oct 2021
TESTED: Elk Titanium Tubeless Valves

TESTED: Elk Titanium Tubeless Valves

Should you be looking at upgrading your tubeless valves? Mike Blewitt checks out Elk's Titanium Tubeless Valves to see a valve upgrade is worth considering. 19 Oct 2021
FIRST LOOK: Devlin Oisin

FIRST LOOK: Devlin Oisin

The Devlin Oisin is a custom full suspension trail bike made here in Australia. 18 Oct 2021
Your bikepacking pocket guide

Your bikepacking pocket guide

Keen to give bikepacking a go? Will Shaw chats with experienced bike packer Adam Macbeth about his top tips. 18 Oct 2021
RECIPE: Warming Gingerbread Smoothie

RECIPE: Warming Gingerbread Smoothie

Dr Fiona Herron shares a delicious winter warmer. 17 Oct 2021
TESTED: AMP Brake Pads

TESTED: AMP Brake Pads

Mike Blewitt puts AMP's brake pads to the test. 17 Oct 2021
TESTED: Shimano Linkglide XT M8130 Groupset

TESTED: Shimano Linkglide XT M8130 Groupset

We put Shimano's new M8130 XT Linkglide groupset to the test. 15 Oct 2021
TESTED: Galfer Pads and Rotors

TESTED: Galfer Pads and Rotors

Ben Morrison puts Galfer's brake products to the test. 13 Oct 2021
Meet Laura Renshaw - a Pearl Izumi Local MTB Hero

Meet Laura Renshaw - a Pearl Izumi Local MTB Hero

Meet Laura Renshaw, the first winner of the Pearl Izumi Local MTB Hero nominations. 13 Oct 2021
TESTED: Specialized Tactic 4 helmet

TESTED: Specialized Tactic 4 helmet

Specialized have added the Tactic 4 to their trail helmet range, and it brings lots of useful features and safety aspects. 13 Oct 2021
2022 Specialized Stumpjumper Evo Alloy

2022 Specialized Stumpjumper Evo Alloy

Two new models of Specialized Stumpjumper EVO bring all the updates to the realm of alloy. 13 Oct 2021
FITNESS: Hacks for the time poor

FITNESS: Hacks for the time poor

Short on time but still have goals? Anna Beck outlines how to make the most out of a time constrained schedule when it comes to training. 11 Oct 2021
Nutrition: Three nutrition supplements that actually work

Nutrition: Three nutrition supplements that actually work

The sports supplements industry is booming, with endless products promising to make us fitter, faster and stronger. But which are actually worth taking? 9 Oct 2021
WORKSHOP: How to adjust your derailleur

WORKSHOP: How to adjust your derailleur

Mike Blewitt takes you through how to readjust your derailleur. 7 Oct 2021
TESTED: Bontrager SE5 Team Issue TLR 27.5 x 2.5” Tyre

TESTED: Bontrager SE5 Team Issue TLR 27.5 x 2.5” Tyre

The Bontrager SE5 Team Issue tyres have been redesigned with direct input from their EWS team. 6 Oct 2021