We all know that tyres are important. They are arguably the most important thing on your whole bike since they are the first line of…

Pump tracks are everywhere, from skills zones to city centres — here’s how to give yourself a workout, pump up your trail riding skills and…

No self-respecting skills school would ever teach these tricks. They’re pointless and silly, and mostly just for fun… but is there something more going on…

The  trails we ride today are faster, more technical and more varied than they’ve ever been before. Thankfully then, the bikes we ride them on have…

In the last five years, bikes and kit have made quantum leaps in performance. Improvements have come thick and fast, and include seismic shifts —…

Ever experienced that ride-wrecking sensation of numb hands and massive loss of strength? A fun-killer that ruins the best descents, arm pump is something most…

A mountain bike wheel with a dink in it is a mechanical waiting to happen: 10 minutes with a spoke key however and it can be…

mates race

Competition without the stress, the mates’ race is friendly and fun. So grab a stopwatch, follow our guide and organise a race this summer. Why…