March 16, 2018

2018 Giant Factory Off-Road Team Bikes

See the rigs being raced in XC, enduro and downhill this season.
March 15, 2018

Nino Schurter’s Cape Epic Scott Spark RC 900

What is the perfect bike set-up for a mountain bike stage race? Find out with SCOTT-SRAM's Yanick-the-Mechanic as he gets Nino Schurter’s bike ready for the Cape Epic in South Africa.
March 15, 2018

The 8 Best Hiking Apps You Need to Download Now

We believe in the power of the outdoors—which usually means putting your phone down and getting out there. But sometimes, your smartphone is your window into a better time in the wild. We tapped our outdoor community to find the best apps available. These are the top eight hiking apps that will help you get […]

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March 14, 2018

New MTB grips from ESI, Lizard Skins and ODI

For many riders grips can make or break a perfect day in the saddle. Here's what's new in this critical touch-point component.
March 14, 2018

Video: The Free Radicals explore New Zealand

Can you get stoked from watching 5 minutes and 57 seconds of four guys piling into an old van and ripping trails around New Zealand? Yes! Yes you can!
March 13, 2018

Lindarets Thru Axle Wheel Mount

Born - as these things often are - of a specific need, the Lindarets Thru Axle Wheel Mount was made to securely hold thru axle front wheels in their workshop.
March 13, 2018

Video: Exploring The Fun/Suffer Divide

Access to remote backcountry trails aboard a mountain bike is becoming more and more challenging. But as this video demonstrates, it's definitely still possible.
March 13, 2018

How to descend faster on your mountain bike

Check out these three tips that will help you go faster downhill on your bike.
March 12, 2018

BikeYoke Revive Dropper Post Review

Aptly named Revive infinite travel dropper post directly addresses issue of air leakage (and the ensuing mushy performance) by equipping the post with a valve that when activated resets the hydraulic circuit.