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The WTB Verdict is One Tough Tire for eMTB and Enduro [Review]
2 Enduro Bikes Compared: Fezzari La Sal Peak vs. Santa Cruz Megatower
The Marin El Roy Hardtail is Very Slack, But it's not for Slackers [Review]
The Race Face Atlas 35 Handlebar Makes Trail Bikes More Aggressive
Ibis Revises the Ripley and Ripmo, Refreshes Brand Identity
The Latest Fezzari La Sal Peak is Efficient Up, Versatile Down, Great All-Around [Review}
Hope Tech 4 E4 Enduro Brakes Balance Power and Modulation With Distinctive Appearance
The $50 American Classic Basanite is a Solid Tire for Trail Riding
Trail Protection from Head to Toe: This Jacket and These Pants Have Pads Built In
The Giro Insurgent is a Lightweight Full Face Helmet Perfect for Bike Park Days [Review]
New Pivot Shuttle LT eMTB Cruises Up, Slays the Downs [First Ride Review]
2023 Santa Cruz Megatower Review: Cooking with Fire
UCI World Cup Returns to West Virginia in 2023, EWS Shares Calendar with DH, XC Events
The UCI Mountain Bike World Cup returns to West Virginia next year and for the first time, the Enduro World Series shares a calendar with XC and downhill.
Evil Drops Their First E-bike, the Epocalypse
The Evil Epocalypse electric mountain bike features 170/166mm of travel front and rear, and a big battery for shuttling lap after lap.
For the 6th Generation, Santa Cruz Nomad Goes Mixed-Wheel
The latest Santa Cruz Nomad swaps balanced, 27.5 wheels for a mixed-wheel configuration, adds Glove Box in-tube storage, and tweaks the geo and suspension.
The New Nicolai Nucleon 16 Features a Wild, High Pivot Drivetrain
The Nicolai Nucleon 16 is a high-pivot, 160-180mm enduro 29er running a Supre Drivetrain.
The Deity Highside Riser Bar Makes Descending Feel Even Better
The Deity Highside 35 alloy riser bar delivers a great ride feel in a straightforward package.
Made for the Descent: Leatt MTB 4.0 AllMtn Helmet Review
The Leatt MTB 4.0 AllMtn helmet is descent-oriented with thick padding, a big visor, and an aggressive look.
The We Are One Arrival Is a Mid-Travel Bike With a Case of Big Bike Syndrome
The We Are One Arrival super bike is made in Canada with a not unreasonable price tag given its premium construction. We tested one in BC to see if it lives up to the hype.
A Chain of Inspiration has Grown Mountain Biking in the Navajo Nation, from the Tour de Rez to the Rezduro
The stoke for mountain biking is growing in the Navajo Nation as races, routes, and participation climb.
Funn Adlib HD Saddle: Large for the Charge [Review]
The Funn Adlib HD saddle is large with thick padding which the brand says is to improve both comfort and control. We tested the it to see how the saddle performs.
Marzocchi Bomber Air Shock Performs Great, More Affordable Than Fox [Review]
The new Marzocchi Bomber Air shock is less expensive than the Fox and offers simple, reliable performance on the trail.