Jamie Darlow

Front Section Editor

The inaugural Bike and Triathlon Show will take place February 16-17 next year at Manchester Central

Tested: Kona Tanuki Deluxe £1,900

With 130mm of travel front and rear, the Kona Tanuki Deluxe is short on travel compared with many of its sub-£2k peers, but it still delivers plenty of smiles.

If you're looking to build on your skills, your luck may be in — we've just seen a link offering a one hour lesson for just £16.

In April’s issue we ran a feature on funding your habit — how to afford your new bike. We spoke to the Bike Leasing Company’s Paul Mander-O'Beirne, who took us…

A trip to the Peak District beckons for JD, hiking with friends. But does he sneak his mtb in too and risk their wrath? Your help needed!

The first round of the X-Fusion Enduro-1 All Mountain Race Series went down well at the Forest of Dean last weekend. And there's still time to enter for the next…

Big wheels could dominate the cross country World Cup again this year, if the results from the first round at Pietermaritzburg in South Africa are anything to go by

We’ve got a full-on GPS watch test in this issue of mbr (May 2012), but if you’re skint there’s another way to record your rides by GPS...

What does mbr really think about 29ers? Simple — there are good bikes and bad bikes. Find out how the Trek Rumblefish shapes up...

Dafydd Davis takes us back to the first trail centre, Coed-y-Brenin, to discuss the future of mountain bike trails and the joys of riding with a baguette