Mountain Biking Features

TESTED: Fox Women's Flexair Short Sleeve Jersey

TESTED: Fox Women's Flexair Short Sleeve Jersey

This jersey has been in development for some time, with Fox taking on extensive feedback from their multitude of World Cup riders.  11 May 2022
RECIPE: Apricot Lucuma Cookie

RECIPE: Apricot Lucuma Cookie

If you haven’t already met an organic dried apricot, let me introduce you now. 11 May 2022
MADE IN AUSTRALIA: Devlin Cycles and Sean Doyle

MADE IN AUSTRALIA: Devlin Cycles and Sean Doyle

The last few years it’s felt like more Australian made brands have emerged than the entire decade prior. 10 May 2022
FIRST LOOK: 76 Projects No Clog Hi Flow Tubeless Valves

FIRST LOOK: 76 Projects No Clog Hi Flow Tubeless Valves

Tired of tubeless valves clogging up? 76 Projects reckon they have the solution. 4 May 2022
FIRST LOOK: fi'zi:k Vento Ferox

FIRST LOOK: fi'zi:k Vento Ferox

The new fi'zi:k Vento Ferox offer low weight, precise, racey performance. Here are the details! 3 May 2022
How to kick ass at the Quad Crown MTB Stage Race

How to kick ass at the Quad Crown MTB Stage Race

The new Quad Crown MTB Series brings 4 action packed weekends of mountain biking to Australia's eastern states. Here's how to kick ass at them! 26 Apr 2022
No mountain biking in the 2026 Commonwealth Games?

No mountain biking in the 2026 Commonwealth Games?

How come there's no mountain biking on the events list for the 2026 Commonwealth Games? 21 Apr 2022
TESTED: Pearl iZUMi Summit PRO Glove

TESTED: Pearl iZUMi Summit PRO Glove

The Summit PRO glove is the most premium and protective glove in the Pearl iZUMi mountain bike glove range. 20 Apr 2022
TESTED: Pearl iZUMi Elevate Mesh LTD Glove

TESTED: Pearl iZUMi Elevate Mesh LTD Glove

The Elevate Mesh glove is marketed as a lightweight XC glove, focusing on minimalism and breathability. But it could also aptly be described as gloves for those who hate gloves. 20 Apr 2022
TESTED: Castelli Free Aero RC Bibshorts

TESTED: Castelli Free Aero RC Bibshorts

The new Castelli Free Aero RC Bibshorts bring a whole new level of comfort for on and off road use. 19 Apr 2022
Everything you need to know about Port to Port

Everything you need to know about Port to Port

Port to Port is back for 2022 - if you haven't been before or haven't done a stage race, here's everything you need to know. 13 Apr 2022
Developing MTB Champions

Developing MTB Champions

With AusCycling delivering updated development pathways for young mountain bikers - are there now less road blocks? 5 Apr 2022
RECIPE: Refreshing Ginger Lime-ade

RECIPE: Refreshing Ginger Lime-ade

Ginger, lime and mint - what could possibly provide a more refreshing mix? 1 Apr 2022
TESTED: Schmolke Enduro MTB Lowriser Handlebars

TESTED: Schmolke Enduro MTB Lowriser Handlebars

Schmolke are the masters in high-end manufacturing in carbon fibre - perfect to trust for a handlebar then! 1 Apr 2022
PLACES THAT ROCK: Snakes and Ladders, Mystic Bike Park

PLACES THAT ROCK: Snakes and Ladders, Mystic Bike Park

Snakes & Ladders in Mystic Bike Park, Victoria, has been built with love by none other than the staff at Bright Brewery. 1 Apr 2022
TESTED: Fi'zi:k Gravita Tensor

TESTED: Fi'zi:k Gravita Tensor

Fizik’s new Gravita line of clipless and flat pedal shoes are aimed firmly at riders who are in search of no compromise footwear which put fit and functionality above all else. 1 Apr 2022
TESTED: Specialized Levo Comp Alloy

TESTED: Specialized Levo Comp Alloy

The Specialized Levo Comp Alloy brings so much of the new eMTB tech to a sensible price. 31 Mar 2022
TESTED: STFU Drive-Train Damper

TESTED: STFU Drive-Train Damper

The STFU drive-train damper was developed by Australian downhill racing legend Chris Kovarik in conjunction with long time friend and mechanical engineer Jaan Hurditch. 31 Mar 2022
WORKSHOP: 9 Tubeless Tips for Success

WORKSHOP: 9 Tubeless Tips for Success

Here's a few tips to get right to make sure you swear by, and don't swear at, your tubeless system. 31 Mar 2022
The Great AMB Tubeless Sealant Test

The Great AMB Tubeless Sealant Test

Tubeless tyre technology has come on in leaps and bounds since Michelin, Mavic and Hutchinson pioneered the UST system over two decades ago. Thanks to industry disrupters like Stan's NoTubes, tubeless systems became more widely available, more adaptable, and more reliable. What started with sealant recipes, tape suggestions and tyre choices on forums is now a huge part of mountain bike products. 31 Mar 2022
FITNESS: Hot Tips from a Coach who has been the Athlete

FITNESS: Hot Tips from a Coach who has been the Athlete

As an athlete-turned coach (who still enjoys pinning a number on intermittently!) there have been many experiences throughout my athletic life that I have only seemed to make sense of now the shoe is on the other foot. 31 Mar 2022