Thursday , 5 December 2019

DEFENDING CHAMPIONS RETURN IN FORCE

DEFENDING CHAMPIONS RETURN IN FORCE

In 2019, SCOTT-SRAM MTB-Racing's Nino Schurter and Lars Forster stormed to victory in the Absa Cape Epic. This feat was made more remarkable by the fact that they lost 6 minutes a ...

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SPUR HIGH SCHOOLS SERIES FINAL – WHAT IMPRESSED AND FRUSTRATED US

SPUR HIGH SCHOOLS SERIES FINAL – WHAT IMPRESSED AND FRUSTRATED US

The TREAD crew spent some time at Wagpos High School, Brits, to experience Day 1 of the finals of the 2019 Spur Schools Mountain Bike League. Here are eight things that really sto ...

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SRAM TIGHTENS ITS DRIVETRAIN GRIP

SRAM TIGHTENS ITS DRIVETRAIN GRIP

As if its increasing dominance in the performance mountain bike market wasn’t enough, SRAM has released NX Eagle. The fourth model in SRAM’s revolutionary 1x12 drivetrain is set t ...

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SRAM EAGLE INSTALLATION

SRAM EAGLE INSTALLATION

Courtesy of SRAM race technician, Sean Cruickshanks. This video will guide you through the installation and setup process of the SRAM Eagle™ drivetrain system. For the most part r ...

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THE GREAT CHAINRING DEBATE

THE GREAT CHAINRING DEBATE

Truth is, until recently, I wasn’t interested in gear ratios. Actually, nobody was. Except maybe for mechanics and some pro riders. They understood the physics and could talk with ...

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GREG HERBOLD RETIRES AFTER A QUARTER CENTURY WITH SRAM

GREG HERBOLD RETIRES AFTER A QUARTER CENTURY WITH SRAM

SRAM and RockShox announced today the retirement of Greg “HB” Herbold. HB first became affiliated with SRAM more than 25 years ago, when he was signed to race and endorse the comp ...

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INDUSTRY: SRAM ACQUIRES SHOCKWIZ, ROCKSHOX/QUARQ INTEGRATION

INDUSTRY: SRAM ACQUIRES SHOCKWIZ, ROCKSHOX/QUARQ INTEGRATION

Engineers behind Quarq and RockShox will bring ShockWiz to life.  Dusty Dynamics’ Nigel Wade continues to work full-time on the project. ShockWiz is a tuning assistant for air-spr ...

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HOME WIN FOR DURAN VAN EEDEN AT SRAM GRAVITY ENDURO ONE

HOME WIN FOR DURAN VAN EEDEN AT SRAM GRAVITY ENDURO ONE

Helderberg - Duran van Eeden took out the win in Round One of the SRAM Gravity Enduro Series presented by YT Industries on Sunday 5 June 2016. Van Eeden – who is the head trail bu ...

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INDUSTRY: SRAM RELEASES ‘EAGLE’ 12 SPEED DRIVETRAINS

INDUSTRY: SRAM RELEASES ‘EAGLE’ 12 SPEED DRIVETRAINS

SRAM brought out the original single chainring 1x11 groupset, after a few years Shimano launched it's own 11 speed spec offering 2x11 (soon followed by SRAM) and 3x11 in addition ...

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THE VITAL COMPONENT

THE VITAL COMPONENT

If you’re running around at the Absa Cape Epic screaming “the Germans are coming, the Germans are coming”, you’re too late. The Germans are here in numbers with almost 50 teams fr ...

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