Mavic Crossride Elite Shoes (2016) – A Long Term Review Turned Short

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The French brand Mavic jumped on the enduro bandwagon long before many US brands decided it was a thing, and has been creating and selling enduro-specific shoes for years. With that in mind, I decided to review a set of their enduro kicks–the Crossride Elites–figuring these would be the perfect shoes for some challenging mountain biking I …

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Sidi Drako SRS Carbon MTB Shoe – Video Review

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Sidi makes some of the best shoes in the industry.  They are light, stylish, and super durable.  If you ask anyone who has owned a pair in the past, they likely will tell you they used theirs for 10+ years and are devoted to the brand for life. The Drako SRS Carbon is Sidi’s current XC …

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Scott MTB Comp Shoe Review

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Mountain biking is expensive. We all know this. The thing is, I hate the idea of having to pay hundreds of dollars for a pair of simple mountain bike shoes. Many top-end shoes cost $300 or more, which some people consider to be too much for a complete mountain bike. I thought, “there has to be a …

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How to Keep Your Feet Warm on Winter Bike Rides: 8 Tips

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One of the biggest things that can kill the buzz on a winter ride is cold feet. And once our feet get cold on a ride, it seems like it’s nearly impossible to get them warmed up again. With that in mind, here are eight tips for keeping your feet warm this winter so you can pedal all …

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45NRTH Launches 3 New Extreme Cold Weather Cycling Boots: Japanther, Updated Wolvehammer, and Wolfgar

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Fat biking has grown quickly, but it seems like apparel and other related gear has been slow to keep up with the extreme conditions these new bikes are built to handle. 45NRTH is one of the few companies that’s leading the way in offering mountain biking gear built to withstand extremely cold weather, and this …

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News: Northwave Announces Enduro-Specific Shoe

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Northwave announced a few shoes from the 2016 Spring-Summer collection including the Northwave Enduro Mid, a shoe designed specifically for the demands of enduro racing. Pro rider Cedric Gracia worked with Northwave to design and test the Enduro Mid shoes and judging by the video below, he’s pretty stoked with how the shoes came out. …

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