Thursday , 9 April 2020

 
Is this South Africa’s greatest race?

Is this South Africa’s greatest race?

You’ve probably heard about the Freedom Challenge, the annual non-stop race across South Africa. You’ve probably decided it’s not your thing. But you should probably read this sum ...

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SPECIALIZED S-WORKS CAMBER 29

SPECIALIZED S-WORKS CAMBER 29

Back in Issue 12 (May 2011), we tested one of the very first Camber 29ers. It was a late-comer to the Specialized stable, designed to bridge the gap between the Epic and the Stump ...

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Imana Wild Ride, Winning before the start

Imana Wild Ride, Winning before the start

With a waiting list of up to seven years the Imana Wild Ride is an adventure laced with legend and mystery. But it’s no secret that the country’s oldest and most sought after stag ...

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16 TRENDS IN 2016

16 TRENDS IN 2016

Money markets, weather, fashion – all roll along in their own dynamic way from day to day. Predictions and forecasts from experts try make sense of where they MIGHT head. Sometime ...

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Bike Rack, Seasucker Mini Bomber

Bike Rack, Seasucker Mini Bomber

Suction cups, for a bike rack? That’s like trusting your bottles to stay magnetically attached to your bike’s frame. Well that’s been done too, and, like the magnetic bottle attac ...

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YETI ASRc

YETI ASRc

It’s not that Yeti ever really left South Africa, the American brand just didn’t embrace 29-inch wheels too quickly and that, for a brand in South Africa in the past four years, w ...

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CRANK BROS CANDY 2 PEDALS

CRANK BROS CANDY 2 PEDALS

  Crank Bros introduced the Candy model a few years back, essentially offering a beautifully machined alloy platform to the replace the old resin one. And this, to help offer ...

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WHEELS: 27.5 PLUS – THE UNEXPECTED HERO

WHEELS: 27.5 PLUS – THE UNEXPECTED HERO

Mountain biking is only around 40 years old, so it’s still evolving in all areas. Wheel size alone has been through some dramatic, emotionally charged development in the past five ...

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OAKLEY JAWBREAKER WITH PRIZM LENS

OAKLEY JAWBREAKER WITH PRIZM LENS

When Oakley launched the Jawbreaker model, it was 1 April 2015. We looked at the images; then we looked at the date; and we thought it was an April Fools joke. Seriously, we did. ...

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SCOTT GENIUS 700 TUNED PLUS

SCOTT GENIUS 700 TUNED PLUS

Inspired by it’s multiple World Champion, Nino Schurter, SCOTT was the brand that most embraced the 27.5-inch wheel platform over the past couple of years. Now SCOTT has taken a d ...

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