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Transition Relay – Light Weight EMTB

Transition announced a few weeks ago their new lightweight electric mountain bike based around the Fazua Ride 60 motor, we hadn’t covered it yet, but on closer inspection we think its worth a look and hopefully further out a ride test. Available in Spring 2023 its an important mark of approval for the Transition brand […]

The 14 Best Mountain Biking Trails in America

It’s a common debate amongst avid mountain bikers: what’s the best place for mountain biking in the country? To help give you some idea of the greatest trails in the United States, we’ve compiled our list of the top 14 mountain biking trails in America. You might not see your favorite trail on this list, […]

HOW A ROADBLOCK FOR MANY IS A SPEED BUMP FOR ONE

By Nick Claire Are heroes defined by the achievements in their life? Does a hero have to be a champion? Will that hero have overcome unimaginable obstacles and come out on the other side stronger? I say, “Maybe not.” But, in the case of motocross legend Doug Henry, I’d answer with a definitive, “Yes!” Maybe […]

FIRST LOOK: BOSCH UPDATES

Our second day at Sea Otter started with a bike ride but really it was more than that. Bosch invited us to come check out their new Smart System which offers new tech and performance features we are stoked to talk about. What’s an app? So many of you may not want an app to […]

FIRST LOOK: MONDRAKER CRAFTY RR SL

Our first day at the 2022 Sea Otter Classic had some understandable surprises. From e-bikes to more e-bikes the E scene has gained some traction and almost anybody who’s anybody has one to sell now. And if they don’t they are about to. The biggest jaw drop moment was when Mondraker told us the price […]

Yeti’s first E-MTB the 160E

32 years ago Yeti was at the forefront of the mountain bike world and our sisterzine Mountain Bike Action actually helped design one of their early race bikes. Now their stepping to the front of the line in the e-mountain bike world with their new 160E. Yeti set out to make a bike that will […]

Is This The Grippiest Flat Shoe Yet?

Specialized announced their new Rime Flat mountain bike shoe today. Us being us, Specialized sent us a pair to try out. After riding Vans for decades for flat pedals, we found a better grip and overall performance from another brand. Specialized has bested that with the new Rime Flat MTB shoes. We’ve been riding them […]