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TESTED: Royal Apex Jersey

TESTED: Royal Apex Jersey

The Apex is Royal’s top of the line long sleeve jersey. Priced at $114.95, it needs to deliver premium performance considering you can get a jersey for half that price. 22 May 2022
TESTED: Fox Women's Flexair Short Sleeve Jersey

TESTED: Fox Women's Flexair Short Sleeve Jersey

This jersey has been in development for some time, with Fox taking on extensive feedback from their multitude of World Cup riders.  11 May 2022
TESTED: Schmolke TLO gravel wheels

TESTED: Schmolke TLO gravel wheels

If you love gravel riding, you'll be amazed at the difference a quality set of wheels makes. 27 Apr 2022
TESTED: Castelli Free Aero RC Bibshorts

TESTED: Castelli Free Aero RC Bibshorts

The new Castelli Free Aero RC Bibshorts bring a whole new level of comfort for on and off road use. 19 Apr 2022
TESTED: DT Swiss EX 1700 Spline enduro mountain bike wheels

TESTED: DT Swiss EX 1700 Spline enduro mountain bike wheels

The DT Swiss EX 1700 Spline are built to be a dependable and strong enduro wheel set. 4 Apr 2022
TESTED: Schmolke Enduro MTB Lowriser Handlebars

TESTED: Schmolke Enduro MTB Lowriser Handlebars

Schmolke are the masters in high-end manufacturing in carbon fibre - perfect to trust for a handlebar then! 1 Apr 2022
TESTED: Fi'zi:k Gravita Tensor

TESTED: Fi'zi:k Gravita Tensor

Fizik’s new Gravita line of clipless and flat pedal shoes are aimed firmly at riders who are in search of no compromise footwear which put fit and functionality above all else. 1 Apr 2022
TESTED: Specialized Levo Comp Alloy

TESTED: Specialized Levo Comp Alloy

The Specialized Levo Comp Alloy brings so much of the new eMTB tech to a sensible price. 31 Mar 2022
TESTED: STFU Drive-Train Damper

TESTED: STFU Drive-Train Damper

The STFU drive-train damper was developed by Australian downhill racing legend Chris Kovarik in conjunction with long time friend and mechanical engineer Jaan Hurditch. 31 Mar 2022
TESTED: Rubber Side Down Global Artist Series Jerseys

TESTED: Rubber Side Down Global Artist Series Jerseys

RSDG are an Australian owned brand, and they are designed in Australia, with the items cut atnd stitched here as well. They've got an emphasis on doing things in an environmentally friendly way, and use 100% recycled polyester construction. They have a variety of cuts and patterns available, with men's and women's fits. They also have youth options! 31 Mar 2022
TESTED: Guee Mag-II Cageless Bottle

TESTED: Guee Mag-II Cageless Bottle

The Guee Mag-II Cageless Bottle is exactly as the name sounds, a cageless bottle that uses a Fidlock magnetic system to stay put while you’re riding. 30 Mar 2022
TESTED: Joe's No-Flats Bike Bucket Cleaner Pack

TESTED: Joe's No-Flats Bike Bucket Cleaner Pack

Joe's No-Flats Bike Bucket is a handy all-in-one pack that provides a bucket, degreaser, bike wash, bike polish and some brushes and a polishing rag. 30 Mar 2022
TESTED: Specialized Ground Control and Fast Trak Tyres

TESTED: Specialized Ground Control and Fast Trak Tyres

The Specialized Ground Control and Fast Trak suit cross-country to fast trail riding. 30 Mar 2022
TESTED: Trek Fuel EX8

TESTED: Trek Fuel EX8

What's the bike that can handle most riding thrown at it? The Trek Fuel EX. 30 Mar 2022
TESTED: Specialized 2FO Cliplite

TESTED: Specialized 2FO Cliplite

With a new 2FO Cliplite released in November, Specialized have refined the shoe and made sure it fits a wide trail riding demographic. 12 Mar 2022
TESTED: Thule VeloSpace XT 3

TESTED: Thule VeloSpace XT 3

We were given the VeloSpace XT 3 to test for the duration of the AMB Places That Rock WA Road Trip V2.0 9 Mar 2022
TESTED: Beast Components MTB Riser Bar 2.0

TESTED: Beast Components MTB Riser Bar 2.0

At a glance, carbon fiber seems to be everywhere in the mountain bike world. There are components where some riders will not replace alloy with carbon, and handlebars is one of them. 9 Mar 2022
TESTED: Proteam Bicycle Care Hydrocoating Set

TESTED: Proteam Bicycle Care Hydrocoating Set

Proteam Bicycle Care produce their Hydrocoating Set, and it takes that polishing idea to another level. 8 Mar 2022
TESTED: 2022 Norco Torrent A1

TESTED: 2022 Norco Torrent A1

The Norco Torrent range is part of a wider trend of aggressive hardtails (‘hardcore’ hardtails if you’re from the UK) making a comeback. 6 Mar 2022
TESTED: Specialized 2FO Roost Canvas Shoes

TESTED: Specialized 2FO Roost Canvas Shoes

Specialized’s shoe range is a favourite amongst the mountain bike media. Why? Because they’re bloody good. 4 Mar 2022
TESTED: Occam Apex Frame Strap

TESTED: Occam Apex Frame Strap

The Occam Apex Frame Strap is a product that’s divided opinions every time I’ve rolled up to the trailhead. 4 Mar 2022