gear

TESTED: Effetto Mariposa Caffélatex and Tappabuco plugs

TESTED: Effetto Mariposa Caffélatex and Tappabuco plugs

Effetto Mariposa have a sealant that is not only lighter, but is said to be more effective. So we tested it with their handy plug kit. 24 Nov 2020
FIRST LOOK: Revel Ranger

FIRST LOOK: Revel Ranger

The Revel Ranger is the Colorado brand's take on downcountry - here's our first look at this trail rocket. 17 Nov 2020
Merida's new Ninety-Six to light up race tracks and trails

Merida's new Ninety-Six to light up race tracks and trails

Merida have overhauled the Ninety-Six to make a modern cross-country bike and a downcountry rig - all in one frame design. 12 Nov 2020
Specialized release the 2FO Roost!

Specialized release the 2FO Roost!

Specialized have released the 2FO Roost - taking what you liked and making it better. 11 Nov 2020
Fox Transfer 200mm dropper post goes long!

Fox Transfer 200mm dropper post goes long!

With the Fox 38 released this year, it should be no surprise that Fox have found space for a 200mm drop Fox Transfer. 11 Nov 2020
FIRST LOOK: Thule GateMate Pro tail gate shuttle pad

FIRST LOOK: Thule GateMate Pro tail gate shuttle pad

The Thule GateMate Pro lets you haul 7 bikes in the tray of your ute. 3 Nov 2020
FIRST LOOK: Yakima OnRamp eMTB 4WD rack

FIRST LOOK: Yakima OnRamp eMTB 4WD rack

The new Yakima OnRamp can cart two 30kg eMTBs with ease, and help you load them with an inbuilt ramp. 1 Nov 2020
TESTED: DHaRCO kids' clothing

TESTED: DHaRCO kids' clothing

Got some kids who need some better gear for trail shredding? DHaRCO have you covered. 30 Oct 2020
TESTED: AbsoluteBlack Graphen Lube

TESTED: AbsoluteBlack Graphen Lube

AbsoluteBlack's GraphenLube claims up to 1800km of use - on the road. How does it go offroad? 29 Oct 2020
TESTED: Earshots Bluetooth headphones

TESTED: Earshots Bluetooth headphones

Earshots Bluetooth headphones are light and comfortable - and stay in place when you're mountain biking. 28 Oct 2020
Chomping on Clif Builders bars

Chomping on Clif Builders bars

Clif are a big name in nutrition, but that doesn't mean they don't do things differently. 23 Oct 2020
Shingleback's new 2B90 eMTB vertical bike rack

Shingleback's new 2B90 eMTB vertical bike rack

Shingleback Off Road have launched an eMTB specific vertical bike rack - it's slim line and helps do the heavy lifting! 21 Oct 2020
Resurrecting the Norco Shore

Resurrecting the Norco Shore

Born on the North Shore - Norco bring back their freeride bike, the Shore. 15 Oct 2020
Understanding the Specialized Stumpjumper and Stumpjupmer EVO

Understanding the Specialized Stumpjumper and Stumpjupmer EVO

With a new range of Specialized Stumpjumpers and vastly different designs - what's the best choice for you? 14 Oct 2020
TESTED: GoPro HERO9 Black edition

TESTED: GoPro HERO9 Black edition

The GoPro HERO9 Black camera has way more functionality, incredible smoothness and even better clarity than before. 12 Oct 2020
WATCH: 2021 Trek Rail 9.8 XT eMTB ridden and rated

WATCH: 2021 Trek Rail 9.8 XT eMTB ridden and rated

The 2021 Trek Rail 9.8 XT is burlier, has more power, more control and even better suspension! 12 Oct 2020
TESTED: Pirelli Scorpion 2.4" XC tyres

TESTED: Pirelli Scorpion 2.4" XC tyres

Pirelli's Scorpion 2.4" LITE range might be just the tyres that your down-country bike needs. 8 Oct 2020
TESTED: Pirelli Scorpion eMTB tyres

TESTED: Pirelli Scorpion eMTB tyres

Pirelli have brought their motorsport experience and rubber know how to eMTB tyres with the Scorpion eMTB models. 1 Oct 2020
TESTED: 2021 Trek Rail 9.8 XT

TESTED: 2021 Trek Rail 9.8 XT

The Trek Rail had some hard to see but easy to feel upgrades for 2021 - and it's leading the pack! 30 Sep 2020
Specialized Chisel - who needs carbon?

Specialized Chisel - who needs carbon?

The 2021 Specialized Chisel shows you just how good an alloy XC hardtail can be. 30 Sep 2020
TESTED: Ion women's MTB clothing

TESTED: Ion women's MTB clothing

Ion's range of clothing reaches into an extensive array of women's specific gear. 23 Sep 2020