Review: Northwave Extreme Tech MTB Plus Shoes

Interbike is a lot like a gentleman’s club for three reasons. First of all, it’s in Las Vegas. Second, there’s lots to look at, but you’re usually not supposed to put your hands on anything. Most importantly, it is considered rude to ask about weights, date of manufacture, and “street price.” I broke all those …

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News: Kali Announces the Shiva Ultra Light Full Face Helmet

If you’re a gravity lover, you’re most likely painfully aware of how important your helmet can be. Helmets are important for all of us, of course, but the downhill boys and girls need a little extra protection. Luckily, the sport of motocross has been tossing humans to the ground with bone-shattering force for decades now, …

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April Fools’: UCI Announces Downhill World Cup Participants Must Wear Skinsuits Starting in 2015

The Union Cycliste Internationale, world governing body that sanctions the Downhill World Cup — also known as the UCI — has announced that starting with the 2015 World Cup all participants must wear the same form-fitting skinsuits worn by road and track racers for decreased wind resistance. The news comes as a shock to current …

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