Built with versatility in mind, the Trek Checkpoint ALR 4 is a value-offering gravel bike with a passport for adventure. It’s not half bad on road rides or commutes either.
What exactly is the difference in time, effort and speeds between a trail bike and an e-Trail bike?
Scott’s ‘any trail, any time’ promise is a bold one to bandy about.
We should fear concussions more than we do a broken bone or torn ligament but alarmingly that’s often not the case.
A pro-caliber road shoe with sleek styling, a single heel mounted BOA dial and stiffness to boot.
The most frequently asked question about e-Bikes is about range capabilities. How far, how long and how high do they go?
XC racing is changing, riders are charging faster and the courses are becoming more demanding so it’s high time for bigger volume, soft, supple yet durable tyres.
Aimed at the aggressive trail riding segment, the Fox Dropframe helmet offers riders more protection in an open face format.
Take a closer look at the Meta Power 29 and Meta Power SX from Andorran super-brand, Commencal.
Carbon frame and fork, Ultegra Disc at R34 999 – damn that’s good, but how does it ride?
Commute to work, take on your local roadie loop with some adventurous short cuts through the ‘Spruit’ or go full bore on an out back mammoth adventure ride.
An entirely new race package built to withstand the demands of modern marathon / XC courses.
Direct to consumer brand Canyon created the Spectral as a longish travel, bigger hitting trail weapon.
The Romero is an aggressive trail, enduro, E-Bike and DH tyre for all conditions.
A high value offering which performs well on the road or trails.
Bars are often overlooked when it comes to upgrade options yet they are vital contributors to handling, comfort, and performance.
A pedal friendly minimalist option which just may save you from a trip to the ER.
Are hardtails still relevant? Just how well can they perform at a World Cup? Who in SA should consider buying a hardtail? ….
If you are in the XC, light trail or gravel game and are looking for next level comfort with style to boot Shimano has you covered.
No less than 15 hours of proverbial trail hell, ‘dropping heels’ and ‘huck a bucking’ to gauge their ride characteristics.
If you mix your riding with hiking then take a look at these adventure biking shoes.
Hydration backpacks are practical, but with all the flip flopping on the trails, are they critical?
We rally Cannondale’s easy handling light trail bike which will likely transcend your riding.
Full aero performance, MIPS and the versatility of a removable eye shield to boot.
The 2019 Trek Powerfly is a mid-travel all mountain eBike laced with the brand’s well refined technology and trail heritage. A Bosch motor assists your pedaling efforts up to speeds of 25kph but what of the bike’s handling characteristics, versatility and range?