Mountain Biking Features

FITNESS: Setting goals and developing motivation

FITNESS: Setting goals and developing motivation

Set goals and stay motivated this season! 17 Jun 2019
TESTED: Giant Reign SX

TESTED: Giant Reign SX

Shuttles, bike park runs or trails. We test where the playful Reign SX wants to head! 14 Jun 2019
TESTED: Hope Pro 4 Boost hubs

TESTED: Hope Pro 4 Boost hubs

A classic choice of brand for custom wheel builds. Testing the Hope Pro 4 hub for boost frames! 13 Jun 2019
Is 120mm the new 100mm?

Is 120mm the new 100mm?

With the likes of Jose Hermida winning the Cape Epic on a Merida OneTwenty - is more travel better for stage races? 12 Jun 2019
Alpine Foothills: Beechworth

Alpine Foothills: Beechworth

Take some time for adventure…and ice cream. Here's part one of our Alpine Foothills feature, Beechworth! 12 Jun 2019
Recipe: The Confused Cookie

Recipe: The Confused Cookie

A cookie? But is it sweet or savoury? Try this confused cookie next time you need an energy hit! 11 Jun 2019
Tested: Santa Cruz 5010 CC Frame set

Tested: Santa Cruz 5010 CC Frame set

Pick one - versatile, playful or durable. What about all three in one? The Santa Cruz 5010 CC looks to tick all these boxes! 9 Jun 2019
Bikepacking Tasmania

Bikepacking Tasmania

Join a group of mates away in the Tasmanian wilderness for one epic adventure on mountain bikes! 4 Jun 2019
TESTED: FSA Flowtron 150mm Dropper Post

TESTED: FSA Flowtron 150mm Dropper Post

Testing the FSA Flowtron 150mm dropper post! 30 May 2019
TESTED: BLS VeloRacing Backpack

TESTED: BLS VeloRacing Backpack

Testing the BLS VeloRacing gear backpack! 29 May 2019
TESTED: Bryton Rider 450 GPS

TESTED: Bryton Rider 450 GPS

Testing the new Bryton Rider 450 GPS bike Computer. 28 May 2019
How to do cutties

How to do cutties

The cuttie, looks cool but also makes you a better rider…learn how here! 24 May 2019
10 reasons you should try cyclocross

10 reasons you should try cyclocross

Cyclocross might be the perfect ’cross training for your MTB performance (see what we did there?) If that horrible pun hasn't turned you off.. read on. 24 May 2019
Tested: RaceFace NEXT R31 29” wheel set

Tested: RaceFace NEXT R31 29” wheel set

We test the RaceFace NEXT R31 29” wheel set and see if it's ready for all day trail and enduro riding! 18 May 2019
Beer – Should it be your next recovery drink of choice?

Beer – Should it be your next recovery drink of choice?

You might have noticed a bit of talk recently about athletes drinking beer to help with recovery. But, should we be pedalling straight to the brewery or is it all hype? 16 May 2019
Lazer Blade vs Lazer Z1

Lazer Blade vs Lazer Z1

The Lazer Blade is said to share DNA with the top-shelf Z1. But just how true is that? 14 May 2019
Fi'zi:k Terra X5

Fi'zi:k Terra X5

Fine Italian kicks designed for comfort, stiffness and speed. The Fi'zi:k Terra X5! 2 May 2019
Building for the future

Building for the future

PART THREE: “There's no catch netting, no caution signs, just excellent trail beneath our tyres.” What's ahead for Zermatt? 1 May 2019
Turning Heads: Bontrager’s WaveCel putting a new spin on rotational acceleration

Turning Heads: Bontrager’s WaveCel putting a new spin on rotational acceleration

Bontrager's new WaveCel helmets claim some impressive numbers in reduction of injuries - but how did they test it, and how do they compare to other options in the industry? 29 Apr 2019
Tested: Trek Slash 8

Tested: Trek Slash 8

The Trek Slash 8. Just like the carbon models, only better… possibly. 27 Apr 2019
The EWS in Zermatt

The EWS in Zermatt

PART TWO: Our Zermatt feature looks at what is in store for the 2019 EWS! 24 Apr 2019