Friday , 20 September 2019

Gear: WTB WOLVERINE AND WTB BEE LINE

Gear: WTB WOLVERINE AND WTB BEE LINE

  WTB Wolverine 650B 2.2 AM TCS Recommended by WTB for use for on trail, all-mountain and cross-country, the Wolverine is clearly positioned as an allrounder. The AM TCS vers ...

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GEAR: BELL SUPER HELMET

GEAR: BELL SUPER HELMET

  Enduro racing is still quite small in South Africa, but it’s expected to grow quite fast because it’s got a fairly low barrier to entry and blends fun, fitness and skill wi ...

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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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SPECIALIZED FSR CAMBER COMP CARBON

SPECIALIZED FSR CAMBER COMP CARBON

  We tested the first generation aluminium FSR Camber Comp over two years ago. At the time, the 29er wheelsize was still quite fresh. We got to ride an updated 2013 model ­– ...

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CANNONDALE F29–1

CANNONDALE F29–1

  We haven’t tested many Cannondales over the years, but there’s always a level of anticipation among the test team when one arrives from the innovative American brand. The F ...

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ERGON GS2 GRIPS

ERGON GS2 GRIPS

  Only Kevin Evans, Ben Melt Swanepoel and Jose Hermida still ride with bar ends in the pro ranks. Why? Well yes, they’re old (school), but they also all like to have more th ...

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CRAFT PERFORMANCE FEATHERLIGHT VEST

CRAFT PERFORMANCE FEATHERLIGHT VEST

  Our South African climate is generally considered mild to hot. But as we all know, it gets nippy here too. Dressing appropriately can become a real challenge at times, espe ...

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DAKINE SYNCLINE SHORTS

DAKINE SYNCLINE SHORTS

  Lycra has its place, but when it comes to trail and all-mountain riding, baggies reign supreme. Even more so when they're comfortable and casually styled – like DaKine's Sy ...

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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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