The New Bell Super 3R Full Face Mountain Bike Helmet – Reviewed

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Mountain bike helmets may not be all that exciting, but we all know they’re important–arguably the most important article of riding apparel. All full face mountain bike helmets must meet certain safety standards, but some lids certainly stand out in terms of their comfort, versatility, and added safety benefits. The Bell Super 3R is an …

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Cane Creek Releases New DB Air IL Shock and New Remotes

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This week, Cane Creek announced the DB Air IL, the latest shock from the Western North Carolina brand. The Air IL is suited for a broad range of bikes from 100mm to 160mm of rear travel. Pricing for the new shock is $475, and it’s available now. Key features of the DB Air IL include: …

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Guerrilla Gravity Launches All-New Megatrail SS, and 2017 Updates to the Megatrail

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Guerrilla Gravity (GG) has just released the 2017 updates to their popular Megatrail enduro rig, and has announced the addition of an all-new Megatrail SS model to their lineup. All-New Megatrail SS Standing for “slopestyle,” the new SS model of the Megatrail provides a shorter travel, more playful experience. According to GG, “the shorter travel …

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Schwalbe Introduces World’s First Mountain Bike Tire Cutting Tool

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Believe it or not, mountain bike tire cutting is a thing pros and bike mechanics have been doing for ages, and yet, as far as we know, there’s never been an official tool for doing so. Until now. Schwalbe actually introduced their Treadcutter tool at the MTB World Cup in Lourdes, France in April 2016, …

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Seeing in a New Light with Smith’s ChromaPop Lenses

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Smith Optics recently debuted a new series of lenses, which they call ChromaPop. With these new lenses, Smith made some bold claims: Through our proprietary ChromaPop polarized lens technology, we help you see detail and color beyond normal capabilities. ChromaPop filters two specific wavelengths of light that cause color confusion. By doing this the lens …

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