Rob Browne

378 Flips | 2 Magazines | 14 Likes | 1 Following | 1,078 Followers | @rwbrowne | An Irish digital designer living in the north of England.

What The Heck Is The Trek ‘Thru Shaft’?

As of today, Trek Bikes is announcing a new suspension technology that’ll be debuted on its 2018 mountain bike suspension line. Models such as the …

Mountain Biking

The U-Turn

Myriam Nicole and Danny Hart go fastest in timed training - the one thing connecting them? They both ditched 29ers and went back to 27.5 inch wheels …

Santa Cruz

A List of Don’ts for Women on Bicycles Circa 1895

We now know how the bicycle emancipated women, but it wasn’t exactly a smooth ride. The following list of 41 don’ts for female cyclists was published in 1895 in the newspaper <i>New York World</i> by an author of unknown gender. Equal parts amusing and appalling, the list is the best (or worst, depending …

Five essential mountain bike skills to make you a better rider

Category: MTB<p><b>The nature of mountain biking means that we all make mistakes at some point – some more than others – but it’s a lot easier to get</b> …

Mountain Biking

Photo Epic: Finals Day - Red Bull Rampage 2015

I didn't do my second run because it wasn't worth it. We are risking our lives out here. Paul [Bas] got carted off and couldn't feel his legs when …

Mountain Biking

Rear derailleurs buying guide

What are rear derailleurs?<p>A rear derailleur (often referred to as a 'rear mech') is the mechanism that moves the chain from cog-to-cog on the …

Why single chainring is enough for trail and enduro riding

Exactly 1 year ago I bit the bullet and I have converted my Ibis Mojo HD to a single chain ring drivetrain. After those 12 months I can honestly say …

Orbea Press Launch 2016 – Digit seatpost

Well this was an unexpected surprise.<p>Instead of a pricey dropper post, on some of their slightly less spendy models Orbea are speccing this really …

Behavior

Lightning

Lightning is a song that was written as a collaboration. My Aussie friend Jacob Darlinson came to me with a partially written song and asked me to …

Dance Again

Dance Again is the new album from Life Church in Bradford. What we love about this church is how their songs reflect the journeys of real people …

New York City Timelapses – January 2013

Dan Thompson<p>Hey! My name is Dan Thompson, and I live in Brooklyn, NYC with my wife Charlotte. I edit videos, create motion graphics, play & listen to …

Imogen Heap explains the electronic gloves

These beautiful gloves help me gesturally interact with my computer<br>- Imogen Heap<p>Rob Browne<p>"Live life by design, not by default" - Something I try to …

Speechcraft 101: 5 Tricks to Instantly Improve your Delivery

<b>Slow Down</b><p>When you are addressing a crowd you need to talk far more slowly than you would in normal conversation. You cannot rush your words, no …

2014 North American Handmade Bicycle Show

2010 was the last year the North American Handmade Bicycle Show was held in the Eastern states of North America. Craftsmen from all over the world …

Schley and Simmons Sample So-Cal: A Wheel Road Trip

When you’ve been buds for a long time, not much is said over the phone. Especially when the scenario has been played before:<p>WS -“So, we gonna do …

Mountain Biking

Photo Epic: Troy Brosnan and Tracey Hannah Win! Australian DH National Champs 2014

While most of us in the Northern Hemisphere are still in the grips of winter, it's race season on the other half of the world. This weekend saw the …

Mountain Biking

Blood and Dust in Chile

The 2014 enduro season opener for myself and fellow Yeti Cycles Ambassador Nate Hills may have been the most demanding, intense, and adventurous …