April 3, 2018

DIY Vanlife: How to Make a Sleeping Platform

Person putting duffel in van

Have you fantasized about taking off on an adventure, embracing the freedom of the road and sleeping comfortably in your car, wherever your tires take you? Whether it’s for a months-long trip or a weekend at the crag, this DIY sleeping platform will make your #vanlife dreams come true, thanks to a pullout design and […]

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April 3, 2018

Tips for Shipping a Bike

Packing a bike for the first time presents some challenges. Bikes can be delicate, expensive pieces of gear, and their size makes packing them awkward; getting them to a destination safely requires planning. Learn how to properly break down and prep your ride for transport, whether you’re sending it in a box or a case. […]

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April 3, 2018

Riding Scott’s TwinLoc Remote Suspension System

Video takes a look into the world of suspension settings, adjustable geometry, frequency of use, and ultimately how that all translates to the ride.
April 3, 2018

7mesh to sponsor Sam Schultz

Schultz is forging a new path that keeps the love for the ride burning strong while stepping back from the start line, and 7mesh Apparel has announced that it will be part of this journey.
April 3, 2018

Specialized Power Arc Pro saddle review

Building on Specialized's popular Power saddle line, the Power Arc Pro shape differs from the original with a rounded, more peaked cross-section.
April 3, 2018

Mtbr Spring Mountain Bike Survey

Help us understand bike trends and brands better by taking our survey!
April 2, 2018

5 easy (and cheap) tips for shooting POV video

Jeff Lenosky has been shooting mountain bike videos for his Trail Boss series for a little over two years. Along the way he's learned a few things about shooting quality POV footage on the trail.
April 2, 2018

Hill and Ravanel conquer Colombian jungle

Round two of the Enduro World Series may have been a completely new venue, but it offered up some familiar themes: mud, rain, and Sam Hill and Cecile Ravanel on the top steps of the podium.
March 30, 2018

How to: Progress from table tops to gap jumps

Hitting jumps is one of the most fun things about mountain biking. But progressing from table tops to gaps is daunting, especially as the consequences of not clearing the landing get more serious.