mountain biking

Otway Odyssey 2020 - Course Record!

Otway Odyssey 2020 - Course Record!

A stacked field, tactical racing and a course record! 22 Feb 2020
Smith and Mattocks set eyes on the 2020 Cape Epic

Smith and Mattocks set eyes on the 2020 Cape Epic

The 2020 Cape Epic start list has 20 Australian teams on it - and this women's team want to inspire more women to take part. 7 Feb 2020
Breaking through a plateau in performance

Breaking through a plateau in performance

Get off that training plateau with these tips and reach new heights! 29 Jun 2019
Take a look inside AMB Issue #167

Take a look inside AMB Issue #167

Issue #167 of AMB is on the shelves - take a look inside! 29 Mar 2018
Santa Cruz bring back the Blur

Santa Cruz bring back the Blur

The Blur is back, and Santa Cruz are part of the wave of manufacturers making cool bikes for XC again. 22 Mar 2018
Endless trails in Graubünden with Steffi Marth

Endless trails in Graubünden with Steffi Marth

Downhill, freeride, BMX, 4X - what doesn't Steffi Marth do? We heard from Steffi about her Graubünden mountain bike trip in our next issue. 13 Mar 2018
Places That Rock: Dunsborough, WA

Places That Rock: Dunsborough, WA

Ten years in the making and tons of fun out in the west! 19 Jan 2018
RECIPE: Caramel and pear baked rice custard

RECIPE: Caramel and pear baked rice custard

A good old-fashioned baked custard is a perfect winter warmer to recover from a big weekend of bike adventures. 14 Aug 2017
Pump up your strength and conditioning training

Pump up your strength and conditioning training

This is a great time of year to start some off-bike strength and conditioning training. 4 Aug 2017
Ground Effect: Born in New Zealand

Ground Effect: Born in New Zealand

Ground Effect are one of the oldest mountain biking clothing brands around. Their products are based on designs that have stood the test of time. But who are the people behind the gear? 1 Aug 2017
What's the big deal with Crankworx Rotorua?

What's the big deal with Crankworx Rotorua?

We travel to New Zealand to get the inside scoop on one of the best mountain bike events on the planet 28 Jul 2017
Top tips for staying fuelled in winter

Top tips for staying fuelled in winter

The darks days and cold mornings can make it difficult to stay motivated to train in winter. What you eat can have a big impact on your mood and your ability to train well. Try these tactics to make the most of your winter training, so you can come out fighting fit in spring. 27 Jul 2017
The mental game

The mental game

They say sport is the greatest unscripted drama, and time and time again this is proved to be a brutally accurate account of a supposed ‘leisure’ activity. 21 Jul 2017
Intense launch new Carbine 29

Intense launch new Carbine 29

"We've updated everything except the wheel size." Intense introduce the new Carbine. 27 Jun 2017
Through the lens: Australian Marathon Championships

Through the lens: Australian Marathon Championships

The National Marathon Championships flew all the way to Townsville for the 2017 edition. A long way for some, but just about anyone who made the trip reckons it was certainly worth it. 3 May 2017
Places that Rock: The Bump Track

Places that Rock: The Bump Track

Running from the tablelands to the coast, the Bump Track is an iconic trail in Tropical North Queensland. What might be seen as a tourist ride has a lot more to offer the experienced MTBer. 15 Oct 2016
Alice is Wonderland - mountain biking in the red centre

Alice is Wonderland - mountain biking in the red centre

The red centre of Australia holds some of the best trials on the continent - and as Imogen Smith states, it truly is a mountain bike wonderland. 24 Sep 2016
Ride Davies Creek

Ride Davies Creek

The World Cup event at Cairns this April will surely have drawn a few mountain bikers from around the country, and no doubt they’ll also pack their bikes. 25 Jul 2016
The Talas Traverse: Bikepacking Kyrgyzstan

The Talas Traverse: Bikepacking Kyrgyzstan

“So one thing’s for sure… there won’t be any giant egos on this trip.” Toby said wryly. 19 Jul 2016
The Pioneer: Race along the South Island

The Pioneer: Race along the South Island

I stare down at my stem, as I strain forward over the front of my bike. 11 Jul 2016
Sponsorship myths in mountain biking

Sponsorship myths in mountain biking

Recently in an online bike forum (which I usually avoid due to the hubris that can occur) a moderator posted a press release from a bike shop (that will remain unnamed) regarding a sponsorship or ‘ambassador’ opportunity. 18 Jun 2016