After 10 months of hammering the system on two different bikes, here’s my take on it.
The Triple X is the top of the line mountain bike race shoe from Bontrager and is fittingly premium in look and feel. Bontrager XXX Shoe Details Dual independent BOA dials 100% OCLV carbon sole Stiffness index 14/14 No-slip heel lining “Gnar-guard” toe box 2 year warranty Black or navy/pink options LTD edition available in […]
See our recommended collection of cold-weather riding jackets, warmers, gloves, baselayers and socks from the Bontrager stable.
A mid-range offering that promises comfort and performance — but do they deliver?
With longer shorts and subtle branding – the new Titan Racing Shredder range is on trend.
The Quadiems are designed to cope with the kind of destruction that big trail gravity Senders serve for breakfast. So we called Lance.
Keep your CO2 cylinder and Slug Plugs easily accessible for fast flat repairs.
Suitable for day or night rides, the Bontrager Ion Pro RT is a 1300-Lumen, USB-rechargeable, compact and rather robust unit.
When riding a tubeless setup you will need a tubeless repair kit with you to plug holes that are too big for the sealant to congeal in and close.
If you have been puzzling over whether to go for an aero helmet then the versatile Lazer Century is certainly worth considering as it gives you the best of both worlds.
The Nutcracker is a tidy and inexpensive tool that is easy to use and invaluable when a simple repair job gets complicated.
PLUS: Everything you need to know about upsizing from a 100mm fork.
Using Moto inspired technology the Zipp 3ZERO MOTO wheels are designed to be laterally stiff and radially compliant to bring more control, durability and speed to hard-charging trail riders.
FIRST RIDE: This 120mm travel, short offset, 34mm stanchion fork with shared technology from sister company Fox is a very economical upgrade.
The Pirelli test team clocked an incredible 30 000km, on 800 different tyre prototypes using 7 different rim sizes during the development of the MTB range.
When SRAM launched its wireless electronic drivetrain earlier this year there was an audible gasp from the mountain bike world. The XX1 AXS system is a lightweight 12-speed wireless electronic drivetrain with titanium hardware, a carbon cage and is aimed at the XC / Marathon racer. Whilst officially launched earlier this year, the system had […]
The Coyote is a comfortable, well-ventilated mountain bike helmet with extended rear protection.
The Butcher GRID TRAIL is a slightly beefed-up version of the Butcher GRID tyre. The changes are intended to improve handling at lower pressures and reduce the likelihood of pinch flats.
The all-new Thule UpTake 4L is an all mountain compact hydration pack ideal for half-day rides and adventures.
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.
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.
The Romero is an aggressive trail, enduro, E-Bike and DH tyre for all conditions.
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.
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.
The bigger load capacity, wider and longer wheel trays makes transporting anything from E-Bikes to road bikes easy as.
No less than 15 hours of proverbial trail hell, ‘dropping heels’ and ‘huck a bucking’ to gauge their ride characteristics.
A lightweight hydration pack.