gear

First Look: Ghost DRE AMR X7

First Look: Ghost DRE AMR X7

This medium-travel women's bike comes with a coil shock for big descents 13 Aug 2017
Giant's 2018 MTB range is the best yet

Giant's 2018 MTB range is the best yet

Giant's 2018 model range sees two all new frame designs and updates to the favourites. 31 Jul 2017
Liv light up their 2018 MTB range

Liv light up their 2018 MTB range

Liv launches their 2018 mountain bike line-up of trail and all-mountain bikes. 31 Jul 2017
FIRST LOOK: BikeYoke Revive dropper post

FIRST LOOK: BikeYoke Revive dropper post

With so many dropper posts on the market, ease of servicing sets the BikeYoke Revive apart. 27 Jul 2017
TESTED: Camelbak Palos LR4

TESTED: Camelbak Palos LR4

If The Camelbak Palos LR is not a bro pack and it’s not a bum bag…is it a brum bag? 26 Jul 2017
Giant makes it Reign again for 2018

Giant makes it Reign again for 2018

Developed with Giant Factory Off-Road Team enduro pros, the all-new Giant Reign range has alloy and composite frame choices to help you conquer all-mountain challenges. 25 Jul 2017
Trek's new RE:aktiv Thru Shaft - goodbye stiction

Trek's new RE:aktiv Thru Shaft - goodbye stiction

Trek's latest suspension technology is an update to their RE:aktiv shocks, and the new Thru-Shaft models say goodbye to stiction and shock lag. 14 Jul 2017
Bosch boast better biking

Bosch boast better biking

Bosch have added a new element to their Performance CX line, for a more consistent ride experience with their eMTBs. 10 Jul 2017
TESTED: Track X Women's clothing

TESTED: Track X Women's clothing

Track X have put together a women's collection that avoids all the cliches. Smart colour choices and materials made for the Australian climate, this could be the new kit for you! 6 Jul 2017
Trek's new Powerfly headlines the 2018 trail range

Trek's new Powerfly headlines the 2018 trail range

Trek recently launched their new Powerfly platform, and it headlines their range of trail and all-mountain bikes for 2018. 30 Jun 2017
TESTED: Stages Shimano XTR M9000 race power meter

TESTED: Stages Shimano XTR M9000 race power meter

Power meters can be crucial in honing in on what's missing from your training and maximising it at the same time. We check out the well known Stages Shimano XTR M9000 combo. 21 Jun 2017
TESTED: Bontrager Ajna Pro Carbon saddle

TESTED: Bontrager Ajna Pro Carbon saddle

Choosing the right saddle is no laughing matter, and Kath Bicknell learnt plenty about ;picking the right one with the Bontrager Ajna Pro Carbon. 16 Jun 2017
Fox launch the Float DPX2 rear shock

Fox launch the Float DPX2 rear shock

Fox have not only introduced their new EVOL forks and shocks for 2018, but they have just released the Fox Float DPX2 - combining the best of both worlds for aggressive trail riders. 14 Jun 2017
TESTED: Assos MTB Collection

TESTED: Assos MTB Collection

If you're looking for someone to blame for the mamil (middle aged man in lycra) it could be Assos. We put the inventors of lycra to the test out on the trail, how did they stack up? Read on for more. 10 Jun 2017
FIRST LOOK: Zelvy carbon MTB wheels

FIRST LOOK: Zelvy carbon MTB wheels

Zelvy claim their wheels are the toughest carbon rims on the planet. So we sent them to Chris Herron to find out how valid that claim is. 5 Jun 2017
Bike Check: Chris Panozzo's Santa Cruz Tallboy

Bike Check: Chris Panozzo's Santa Cruz Tallboy

Known more for his downhill speed than his XC pedigree, Chris Panozzo is mixing up his racing at the moment, and took part in the recent Port to Port MTB stage race - here's a look at his XC rig. 1 Jun 2017
Trek go big with the new Session 9.9

Trek go big with the new Session 9.9

After a perfect season in 2016, Trek worked hard with the Atherton's to develop a faster Session - and the new Session 9.9 is here. There's a hard-hitting 27.5" model, and a 29" frame and fork option for the speed obsessed. 26 May 2017
TESTED: Pro Tool Essentials Pack

TESTED: Pro Tool Essentials Pack

Looking for a starter pack to home and trail bike maintenance? Perhaps this Pro Tool Essentials pack is just whats right for you. 25 May 2017
What's new for Fox in 2018?

What's new for Fox in 2018?

Fox have released details for their 2018 gear - more tuning, more options, more reliability. All you need to do is get more out of it! 23 May 2017
TESTED: Rocday Flow gloves

TESTED: Rocday Flow gloves

Need a light, comfortable glove that's been designed by mountain bikers to give you everything you need and nothing you don't? Maybe the Rocday Flow is for you. 18 May 2017
TESTED: Santa Cruz Hightower C-S

TESTED: Santa Cruz Hightower C-S

29er trail bikes might not be your jam, and our tester wasn't so sure either - until he jumped on board the Santa Cruz Hightower and let it rip on the trails. Check out Adam Macbeth's thoughts on the the Hightower in 29er form. 14 May 2017