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Frightening video of bikers being chased through tunnel by train - MBR

Thomas The Tank Engine goes mountain biking<p>Relatively terrifying Facebook video of two Brazilian mountain bikers trying not get run over by a train …

Freedom of Information

Cyclist assaults another cyclist then gets caught via Strava - MBR

When chasing KOMs goes bad. Really bad.<p>Strava turned crime-solver recently when police used it to track down the perpetrator of a cyclist-on-cyclist …

Cycling

Anti-biker barbed wire strung across Salisbury Plain woodland - MBR

Anti-motocross intentions could have taken out any trail user<p>Barbed wire traps possible aimed at deterring motocross bikers are also a real danger to …

Plantations

Cougar kills one mountain biker and mauls another in Washington - MBR

Cougar later tracked down and killed<p>Rare fatal attack by a mountain lion leaves one mountain biker dead and one in hospital with serious mauling …

Hung Up

Check out the new Cotic SolarisMAX 29/27.5+ hardtail - MBR

Cotic's fastest hardtail just got faster<p>The flagship hardtail Cotic SolarisMAX gets the Longshot geometry treatment as well as some impeccably …

Mountain Biking

Giant Full-E+ 1 SX Pro first look - MBR

Makes light work of the climbs but ensures you’re just as confident dropping back down<p>Giant has increased the travel on the Full-E+ 1 SX Pro this …

Remote Controls

Nine environmentally friendly mountain bike products - MBR

Make your grass even greener<p>Make your grass even greener. Environmentally friendly mountain bike gear and ideas to reduce your carbon tyre-print. …

Sustainability

Well, they finally did it: the single crown Lefty fork - MBR

Cannondale have just out-Cannondaled themselves<p>New Cannondale Lefty Ocho fork takes the single-side concept to its ultimate conclusion. Is it really …

Mountain Biking

The world's first 3D-printed bicycle tyre - MBR

Who needs air when you have thermoplastic polyurethane honeycomb?<p>A German start-up called BigRep has come out with prototype 3D-printed solid/airless …

Mountain Biking

Cube Stereo Hybrid 140 HPC Pro first look - MBR

A great first step on the full suspension e-mtb ladder<p>Powering the Cube Stereo Hybrid 140 HPC Pro is the Bosch Performance CX drive unit. This has …

Audiophile

The new Pivot Trail 429 - MBR

Modest travel machine can run either 29in or 27.5+ tyres<p>Marketed as “crazy fast meets ridiculously capable” the new Pivot Trail 429 joins the modern …

Santa Cruz

Why - and how - you should watch World Cup XCO this weekend - MBR

After a stellar start in Stellenbosch, this weekend sees the racers reach Albstadt, Germany<p>We can expect to see fireworks at the second round of the …

Cycling

Commencal Meta Power Race 650B first look - MBR

Your own personal uplift<p>160mm Fox Factory-equipped Commencal Meta Power Race is tailor-made for smashing out runs, hitting jumps and packing in the …

Renewable Energy

Here are four and a half FREE minutes of the new Gamble movie - MBR

The full thing is available to stream or download now<p>Gamble is the new 45 minute long feature movie from Steel City Media. It features some of the …

Alan Partridge

Mondraker join the big wheel enduro party with new Foxy Carbon 29 - MBR

A long time coming<p>Here it is. At last! A trail bike – nay an enduro bike – from Mondraker with 29in wheels. Behold the new Mondraker Foxy Carbon …

Carbon

Tech of the month for May - MBR

Let's see what's in the big bag of fun this month<p>We get sent a lot of mountain bike stuff to test. We thought you lot would like to see it and hear …

Giro d'Italia

Seven things we learned from the France EWS - MBR

A Thoma and Winton podcast needs to happen!<p>The return of Richie Rude and the continuing dominance of Ravanel are only part of the fascinating story …

Top 10

Pollen allergy causes XC legend Julien Absalon to retire with immediate effect - MBR

Bless you Julien<p>The most successful cross country racer ever has called time on his illustrious career, citing severe problems with pollens as the …

Northern Europe

How to quickly put GoPro footage into your Instagram stories - MBR

Get your Hero into a story<p>In a relatively quiet launch earlier this month, GoPro announced proper Instagram integration into the GoPro phone app. …

GoPro

Dirty Deals: pedals, socks, wheelsets and much more! - MBR

Clipless pedals, on-trend length socks, cool helmets, jackets, wheelsets, bike racks and... stuff!<p>It’s everyone’s favourite time of the week – mbr …

This is the wildest over-the-bars crash you will see this year - MBR

Oh em effing gee<p>Over-the-bars doesn’t really this crash justice really. It’s more like a supersonic superman. Impressive stacking from Scandinavia.<p>My …

Filmmaking

Another World Cup DH racer off to compete in the Enduro World Series - MBR

Hugene news<p>The movement back and forth of riders between World Cup Downhill and the Enduro World Series continues.<p>Cecile Ravanel remains the only EWS …

Mountain Biking

10 super cheap workshop hacks - MBR

Saving you money when it comes to maintenance<p>10 ways of getting the same results as proper workshop tools but just with easy to access household …

Hacking

Best mountain bike clipless pedals - MBR

Clipless pedals not only transmit leg power efficiently, but they also bond cyclist and steed<p>Find the best mountain bike clipless pedals, including …

Mountain Biking

Dirty Deals: helmets, forks, shorts and much more! - MBR

Never mind the quantity, feel the quality of this week's Dirty Deals<p>Never mind the quantity, feel the quality of this week’s Dirty Deals. There might …

Perthshire's Cream o' the Croft MTB Festival June 15-17th - MBR

Something for the whole biking family<p>Cream o’ the Croft MTB Festival, supported by EventScotland returns to Comrie Croft, Braincroft, Perthshire from …

Mountain Biking

How to ride a pump track - MBR

Get out there and pump!<p>The backbone of modern mountain biking, pumping is an oft-overlooked opportunity to exploit the trails. Andy from Dirt School …

Mountain Biking

International Women’s Mountain Biking Day this Saturday, May 5th - MBR

<b>#womensmtbday</b><p>International Women’s Mountain Biking Day will be held on the first Saturday in May every year. Starting this year.<p>For 2018, engagement …

Mountain Biking

Rachel Atherton's five tips for improving your mountain biking - MBR

Be like Rachel<p>Ahead of the Fort William World Cup next month, here are Rachel Atherton’s top tips for improving your mountain biking.<p><i>Words by Rachel</i> …

Mountain Biking

Is the £375 Pinnacle Kapur the best value hardtail ever? - MBR

Impressive spec build on to decent geometry<p>The new £375 Pinnacle Kapur hardtail takes its inspiration and features from its more expensive Iroko …

Mountain Biking