XC riders and roadies think so but now science has a definitive answer. Do wider stance rims lower your rolling resistance?
Linking lazy trails with the West Somerset Line proves the perfect way to escape the rat race and reconnect with the spirit of riding.
The Scorpion Rack is unlike any other tow bar rack. It holds your bike vertically, and it doubles as a workstand, all without requiring electrical hookup.
Kathryn Hudson on how women’s racing success will inspire us all in 2019.
This Crug Mawr route is all about the super-flowy, sandy, singletrack descent. Proof that you don’t need to go far over the Welsh border for amazing riding.
Andy McKenna of Go-Where reaches parts of Scotland other guides can’t reach. We asked him for his favourite ride and he came up with this Applecross route.
This one’s ‘out there’ even by Scottish standards, with this North Harris route making up some of the most westerly ground in Britain.
This Cadair Idris route is a great mountain-top outing which for the majority of the ascent/descent isn’t too technical but does require some proper effort.
This Houndkirk and Stanage route takes you to some classic viewpoints, while avoiding too much mud, making this a great year-round route.
This Tarr Steps route contains a medieval stone North Shore section, with the story going that the Devil himself has sunbathing rights on the slabs.
This Grim’s Ditch route is probably no secret to the riders living in this part of the world, but it almost certainly will be to those from further afield.
The Dentures route circuit has plenty of high-speed action, though the drop from Glatting to Haughton is perhaps our favourite. Okay, definitely!
What Sandy doesn’t know about riding in Shropshire probably isn’t worth knowing. This Eastridge Stiperstones route will take a good few hours!
A relatively short Berwyns route contains some superb riding with three good technical descents on rocky terrain that allows it to be ridden in all weather.
Looking for a great Cardiff mountain bike route with the best riding in and around Cardiff — here's the GPS download of one of our favourites.
Download the free GPS route for this all-weather classic near Ambleside
Short-stem evangelists Pacenti now available direct to consumers (and dealers for that matter) in the UK and Europe.
Download the Torridon route and enjoy arguably the best section of descent in the UK. You might even find yourself laughing at the ridiculous grip on tap.
Just south of Bristol, this Mendips route offers up some superb riding with the lure of night life. This little gem is non-stop action from start to finish.
This Plymouth route’s close proximity to the heather and granite wilderness of Dartmoor make it perfect starting point for plenty of XC adventures.