Shimano XTR 2015: Shimano goes 11-speed

Shimano XTR 2015

Shimano relaunches XTR for 2015 with an 11-speed, wide-range cassette and lots more

Cwmcarn Forest wants you


An opportunity has arisen to operate a retail business from one of South Wales’ top mountain bike trail centres. A new facilities building, with 90sqm of retail space, has been constructed in the main car park of Cwmcarn Forest, at the start of the trails.

RockShox launches ‘upside down’ RS-1 fork

New for 2015: the RS-1 suspension fork

Exclusive pictures and first impressions of the new RS-1 fork

Exclusive: Specialized Stumpjumper 650b


Specialized has developed a 650b wheelsize version of its Stumpjumper FSR trail bike… and we’ve got an exclusive first ride

MBR May issue out now!

MBR May 2014

New trails at Afan and Cwmcarn, enduro bikes on test, great riding in the Quantocks and loads more

RockShox launches DebonAir shock upgrade

RockShox DebonAir rear shock

New upgrade promises softer, plusher ride on Monarch RT3 and Plus RC3 shocks

Exclusive pictures from the British DH series, Antur Stiniog

Sean Davies, 5th, Expert

See photos from the weekend’s action

SRAM’s new Guide brakes


SRAM has a brand new trail brake, promising stacks of power and control through its four piston caliper. Move over Avid XO, there’s a new show stopper in town

Kona goes back to the future

1988 Kona Cinder Cone

Kona’s classic Cinder Cone goes head to head, against itself

Free mtb maintenance DVD with April’s MBR!

Get your free maintenance DVD with new MBR!

Plus loads of great riding ideas, how to adapt your skills to any surface, e-bikes on test and loads more — out now!