Mountains

Jargon busting the latest MTB standards

The bicycle is a simple machine, right? Well, in theory yes, but these days there's a bit more to humankind's most noble invention. Mountain biking …

Mountain Biking

Cervélo C3 Disc review

With a reputation for high-performance, world-beating road and time trial bikes, the C3 is something of a departure for Cervélo. The C3 isn’t just a …

Command and Control

The MTB Treasures of Wanaka, New Zealand

Part 1: Wanaka and His Unique "Sticky Forest"<p>We left our home in Switzerland on January first and went skiing in Japan for a month. After our short …

New Zealand

This Week’s Best Posts! So many prototype mountain bikes, new Cannondale & wind tunnel lessons

We watched last weekend’s UCI XC World Cup in Nove Mesto from the pits, the sidelines and all over the course to capture closeups of the fastest …

Cycling

Cross Country Bike Checks from Albstadt World Cup

No rear suspension and no dropper post for Neff.<p>SRAM everywhere: Guide Level brakes...<p>XX1 Eagle transmission, powered by a 32-tooth chainring.<p>Remote …

Cycling

Isabeau Courdurier's Custom Sunn Kern - EWS Ireland 2017

Isabeau Courdurier has been on a roll lately, with a win at the Tasmania stop of the Enduro World Series, and a second place finish in Madiera, a …

FISE Montpellier Slopestyle – Finals

When everybody sat down, some more snugly than others in the sizzling sun, and the clock turned to 14:00, it was time to set off the battle for the …

XC World Cup Round 2, Albstadt Livestream

Livestream Elite Men<br>CEST: 2pm<br>USA: 5am (PDT) 8am (EDT)<br>BST: 1pm<br>Azerbaijan: 4pm<br>Australia: 10pm (Sydney)<br>New Zealand: 12am on May 29<p>Livestream Elite …

Livestream

Getting to Know: Whip Off Champ, Reed Boggs

Reed Boggs<p>If you caught any of the action from Crankworx Rotorua, you already know that this rider got some well-deserved attention. The youngster …

Cycling

Cannondale releases SuperX SE featuring wider tires and 1x wide range gearing

Cannondale took a big leap when they launched their Slate ‘New Road’ Bike. Not only did it have Road Plus wheels and tires, but it also brought …

Trek Session 29 Carbon downhill bike

Eight years in the making.<p>The Trek Session 29 can officially claim to be the world’s first ‘production’ carbon 29in downhill bike. Availability is …

Mountain Biking

We Found the Best Cycling Gear in Backcountry’s Countdown to Summer Sale

Save up to 40 percent on these great pieces of cycling gear<p>Summertime is bike riding time, and whether the roads or trails are calling you, it’s probably time for some fresh gear. Backcountry.com's Countdown to Summer sale is chock full of deals for cyclists, but act soon because the sale will be …

Cycling

Buyer's Guide 2017: Open U.P.

Open has made a bike for people who have no idea where their next ride will take them. Pavement? Gravel? Singletrack? We’ll figure it out when we get …

Mountain Biking

Fezzari Timp Peak 2.0 NX1

Fezzari Bicycles, a U.S. leader in direct-to-consumer mountain bikes and road bikes, today announced a full-carbon, full-suspension mountain bike for …

What 'standard' really, really grinds your 8/9/10/11spd gears?

Standards… is there a greater oxymoron in the cycling industry? As soon as news comes around that manufacturer X has brought about change Y to make …

Cycling

Rocky Mountain built their own motor for Altitude Powerplay e-MTB

The most normal looking e-MTB yet?<p>The Rocky Mountain Altitude Powerplay uses a motor designed by Rocky Mountain themselves. The result is just like …

Mountain Biking

First Look: 2018 FOX Suspension

New air springs, damper tunes and refinements highlight the new FOX line<p>In addition to the new Step-Cast 32 AX gravel fork, FOX had also made a number of notable upgrades to its other fork and shock models for 2018.<p>All FOX Float fork air springs now feature a larger negative air chamber and a new …

Mountain Biking

Watch: Riding a Tall Mountain Bike on Singletrack!

This is the first time I’ve seen a video of someone riding a tall mountain bike on singletrack! Generally you just see folks using tall bikes for …

Mountain Biking

All Eyes on Montana: Sklar Bikes Unites the Red and Blue, Eschews Hard Lines - Cyclocross Magazine - Cyclocross News, Races, Bikes, Photos, Videos

All eyes have been on Montana for the last two days, with red and blue candidates in a heated battle to win the rights to time in one critical …

Cyclo-cross

Spotted: Updated Felt Edict carbon mountain bike prototype, in snakeskin?

Felt almost snuck this one by, right under our noses. What looks to be a next generation of the Felt Racing Development (FRD) full-suspension Edict …

Mountain Biking

Here's How To Rebuild Your Worn Out Motorcycle Suspension

Out of all the wearable components on a motorcycle, I would wager a bet that the most overlooked system is the bike’s suspension.<p>What starts life as …

Motorcycles

Cannondale SuperSix Evo HM Disc review

Apart from shifting the brake calipers from rim edge to dropouts, there’s little to distinguish the SuperSix Evo Disc frameset’s profile from its …

Cycling

Review: MAD Black Aluminium Adjustable Buzzer Bars

The MAD Black Aluminium Adjustable Buzzer Bars come under the beady eye of Angler's Mail tackle editor Richard Howard. He's the No.1 products …

Fishing

USAMade gives your pedaling more bite w/ new Oval Sharktooth chainrings

Whether you’re swimming through the singletrack or attacking that county line sprint, USAMade’s new Oval Sharktooth chainrings have a tooth count to …

Wake Up Excited To Ride With The Ridley SL Liz Ultegra

Super-light and all-day comfortable, the Liz is for women who want to go fast and wear down their GPS batteries<p>There are at least five factors that have to line up perfectly to get me out on a bike before dawn, like some kind of combination padlock that opens to reveal a killer sunrise. Clothes …

Cycling

11spd: This week's best new bike gear

What a week that was! There's rarely a dull moment at <i>BikeRadar HQ</i>, but this week was a particularly busy one — we discovered that heavy bikes might …

Cycling

Magura MT Trail Brakes – Review

Blue highlights signify Magura's MT Trail Brake – four pistons up front, with two pistons in the rear caliper, paired with 180mm rotors (Pictured: …

Cycling

Yeah Loops! Reece Wallace on his Glory Advanced

Kamloops is arguably the birthplace of freeride mountain biking, and is still pushing what’s possible in modern trail building. It’s also my …

Mountain Biking

Enduro World Series Round 4 – Course Preview

Ric McLaughlin is back on course preview duties and this time he's joined by none other than three times EWS World Champion and all round legend …

Greg Callaghan Interview - EWS Ireland 2017

Racing and winning at home is one of the greatest accolades that any top level athlete can achieve. Greg Callaghan has done that twice already and is …

Cycling