Friday , 4 December 2020

 
TREAD TURNS FIVE, ANNOUNCES GROWTH INITIATIVES

TREAD TURNS FIVE, ANNOUNCES GROWTH INITIATIVES

Mountain biking brand, TREAD – Mountain Biking With Soul, turns five this month and has announced its growth plans aimed at continuing to provide the burgeoning South African moun ...

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STOKE: SEX ON WHEELS

STOKE: SEX ON WHEELS

  I talk to her. I talk to her on dewy morning outings to our favourite mountain trails. I laugh and joke about the good times, the thrills and spills, while sponging down he ...

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TREAD EXPERIENCE – MTB WORLD CUP, 2014 SOUTH AFRICA

TREAD EXPERIENCE – MTB WORLD CUP, 2014 SOUTH AFRICA

  TREAD Experiences are exclusive mountain biking-themed getaways organised by the TREAD – Mountain Biking With Soul team to offer guests great trails, easy travel and loads ...

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BERGAMONT THREESOME SL7.3

BERGAMONT THREESOME SL7.3

  Bergamont is a German brand that’s quite new to South Africa and seems to be making an impact in the mid-price range category. We weren’t sure what to expect when the Three ...

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PIVOT MACH 429 CARBON

PIVOT MACH 429 CARBON

  We thoroughly enjoyed riding the Pivot Mach 429 aluminium version a year ago, so got quite excited when the carbon version arrived. - Photos: Dino Lloyd   THE BIKE Neo ...

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GHOST AMR 2955 (2013)

GHOST AMR 2955 (2013)

  We’ve reviewed a few Ghosts over the years and, looking back at those reviews, have to say that we were always suitably impressed. But those were 26-inch dual suss bikes an ...

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SCHWINN ROCKET 1 650B

SCHWINN ROCKET 1 650B

  The last Schwinn that arrived for TREAD testing went back without a word being written. It was a very entry-level model that gave us too many first-ride concerns to warrant ...

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MOMSEN VIPA 650B

MOMSEN VIPA 650B

  It’s been called the first South African superbike. We got the first 650B version of the Momsen Vipa full-suspension carbon fibre race bike to see if the ‘superbike’ status ...

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PYGA ONE TEN 29

PYGA ONE TEN 29

  We rode the first incarnation of the One Ten 29 back in January 2012 just before the official launch, but only got to test a production model now. In that time, the media r ...

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STOKE: ASCENT OF THE APE MAN

STOKE: ASCENT OF THE APE MAN

  First light. I kick a corner of the duvet, touch a toe to the wooden floor. My wife groans and rolls to face a wall. She knows what’s coming next – a progressive amplificat ...

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