gear

FIRST LOOK: Oxive Carbon and Hope Pro4 Wheel build

FIRST LOOK: Oxive Carbon and Hope Pro4 Wheel build

Wider rims, new hub standards, riding style... there are so many reasons why you should go custom for your next wheel build. 19 Jun 2018
TESTED: Super B Torque Wrench

TESTED: Super B Torque Wrench

Are you doing your own bike maintenance? Then you need to invest in a torque wrench. Here's one we've been using. 6 Jun 2018
Bike Check: Grant Webster's Felt Edict

Bike Check: Grant Webster's Felt Edict

Grant Webster has taken a 2018 Felt Edict 3 and tuned it to make it a full-on XC weapon! 4 Jun 2018
TESTED: Ride Farr Farr Barr

TESTED: Ride Farr Farr Barr

There are plenty of handlebars on the market - how about one especially for ultra-endurance riding? 1 Jun 2018
Shimano lift the veil on XTR M9100

Shimano lift the veil on XTR M9100

Shimano's new XTR M9100 brings the racing back to XTR with a bang, with 4 group sets aimed to bring speed, control and focus to Enduro, XCO and marathon racing. 26 May 2018
Never break an iPhone again

Never break an iPhone again

Phones cop a hiding when they're being used so often for mountain biking. So testing a new phone case was hard to turn down. 23 May 2018
Cannondale's new Lefty Ocho and F-Si hardtail

Cannondale's new Lefty Ocho and F-Si hardtail

Cannondale have continued to breathe life into their hardtail with the latest F-Si and brand new Lefty Ocho. 18 May 2018
Pivot release an all new 429 Trail!

Pivot release an all new 429 Trail!

Pivot claim their 429 Trail is their most popular bike - and we've had a ride on their latest model to test that claim. 17 May 2018
Finding the right Ergon MTB grip

Finding the right Ergon MTB grip

You have five points of contact with your bike - don't you think you should pay more attention to them? 10 May 2018
TESTED: Kask Rex helmet

TESTED: Kask Rex helmet

The Kask Rex is the Italian brand's mountain bike specific lid and it's now available in Australia. 8 May 2018
FIRST LOOK: Canyon Spectral CF 9.0 SL

FIRST LOOK: Canyon Spectral CF 9.0 SL

Canyon have rejigged the Spectral and many suggest it is the ideal 27.5" trail bike. 8 May 2018
BUYER'S GUIDE: Cyclocross bikes

BUYER'S GUIDE: Cyclocross bikes

If you want to give cyclocross a try, then getting the right bike can be vital. Here are a selection of the best CX machines you can buy. 1 May 2018
Tested: Thule ProRide 598 rack

Tested: Thule ProRide 598 rack

The easy-to-use roof rack gets a big thumbs up from our tester. 27 Apr 2018
FIRST LOOK: Momsen Vipa Trail

FIRST LOOK: Momsen Vipa Trail

Momsen Bikes hail from South Africa, but their Vipa Trail looks to be right at home on Australian trails. 26 Apr 2018
How to choose a mountain bike saddle

How to choose a mountain bike saddle

Finding the right mountain bike saddle can be confusing at best - we took a look at some ways Ergon are making the task simpler. 24 Apr 2018
TESTED: Aussie Grit riding gear

TESTED: Aussie Grit riding gear

Aussie Grit Apparel mixes performance material with a classy fit and understated style - all from the brain of Mark Webber. 20 Apr 2018
Norco send it with the Aurum HSP

Norco send it with the Aurum HSP

Norco finally revealed everything that's going on with their radical downhill bike - the Norco Aurum HSP. Here's everything you need to know. 20 Apr 2018
TESTED: Dakine trail gear

TESTED: Dakine trail gear

Welcome to the arrival of Dakine’s 2018 bike gear. 18 Apr 2018
Specialized release an all-new Stumpjumper

Specialized release an all-new Stumpjumper

The Specialized Stumpjumper range has expanded into what the big S call the most versatile trail bike on the market. 17 Apr 2018
What's the best MTB rim width?

What's the best MTB rim width?

Unravel the mystery that is rim widths and find out what's best for you. 13 Apr 2018
Yeti go new school XC with the SB100

Yeti go new school XC with the SB100

Yeti have extended the SB family with the all-new SB100, joining the party of new-school XC bikes taking advantage of new MTB technologies. 11 Apr 2018