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Category: Reviews

Incoming: Camelbak Palos

0 By on Thursday June 18 2015 in Exclusives, New products

  Bumbags. Yep, the word that seems to strike fear, loathing and condemnation into the collective psyches of the mountain bike world and the general population at large. Those who choose to bravely carry their essentials around their waist rather than on their back are… More ›

Incoming: Absolute Black Oval Chainrings

4 By on Monday June 8 2015 in New products

Before anyone else does it, I’ll say it for you: “BioPace.” There, now we’ve got that out of the way, let’s talk about the Absolute Black oval chainrings without mentioning any previous incarnations again. Yes, oval chainrings have been tried before. No, they didn’t stick… More ›

Limited Edition colours for TLD A1

0 By on Wednesday May 20 2015 in New products

Troy Lee Designs have one of the duro-est of All-Duro helmets with the a1, and now it’s available in even more duro colourways (which is the duro way of saying colours). Check out the camo options and one for the Yeti/Santa Cruz/insert-other-bike-brand-using-turquoise-this-year riders…   Get… More ›

24 is the new 26

0 By on Thursday May 7 2015 in New products

Bikes were never this cool when we were kids. Transition drops this little ripper, a 24″ wheeled 100mm duallie that will ensure your young’un isn’t on a too-big or small bike and will be the envy of the WORD groms. Check out the specs here… More ›

Incoming: Mavic Crossmax Shoes

2 By on Thursday April 30 2015 in Exclusives, New products

When you think of Mavic, you think of yellow. The French company’s ubiquitous hue graces everything from helmets to jackets to rims, so when Caleb got his retina-burning kicks a little while back, I was part jealous but a bigger part wishing they came in a more conservative… More ›

Shimano releases 11 Speed Deore XT Groupset

0 By on Friday April 17 2015 in New products

OSAKA (April 16, 2015) – With DEORE XT M8000, Shimano has elevated the performance level and options of the industry’s original mountain bike component group to accommodate limitless riding adventures. With DEORE XT M8000, Shimano delivers XTR-level features, premium performance and value. Now 11-speed, the… More ›