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Red Bull Rampage highlights 2014 (video)

Watch the highlights from another amazing Red Bull Rampage, including Cam Zink's 40ft 360 drop and Andreu Lacondeguy's sky-scraping first place run

Slicing through the singletrack on Blade

Afan Forest: Trail Centre Guide

The complete guide to every trail at Afan Argoed Forest Park in South Wales, including Y Wal, Whites Level, Skyline, Penyhdd and Blue Scar.

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Nail that trail: Cannock Chase

Local boy and top-banana enduro racer James Green shows you step by step how to be king of the jungle on the Monkey Trail at Cannock Chase


Win a KS eTen Remote dropper post

If you’re looking for a budget dropper then the eTen is a great first post, as the infinite adjustment means your saddle can always be at the right height. You…

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Bike Test: Ground Breaking 29ers

If 29ers were born for XC and traditional trail riding, these are the bikes that are rewriting the rulebook

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Nail that trail: Cwmcarn

It’s all about maximum fun and minimum time. Local expert Tim Williams teaches you the tricks you need to master Cwmcarn's Twrch Trail

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Bike test: 650b hardtails

The newest 650b (27.5in) hardtails on the market go head to head, offering improved roll-over performance and playful characters

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Beat back pain

How to identify and overcome the four most common kinds of back pain that keep us off our bikes