Protective Gear

Swedish protection for pedaling

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POC VPD2.0 Elbow and Knee Pads Review

At first glance POC products are going to throw your expectations off from what you would typically see from companies that make protective gear. An obvious reaction would be WTF is POC? You …


Pro-Tec & Serve

Pro-Tec Cyphon AM helmet in matte black

Pro-Tec Cyphon SL Helmet Review

Pro-Tec helmets have been linked to the skateboarding industry as long as anyone can remember, so it might come as a surprise when you come across a mountain bike specific product such as the Cyphon …


Kali Veda Elbow Pads

Kali Protectives Veda Elbow Pads in Gray.

Kali Veda Elbow Pads Review

Kali Protectives Veda Elbow Pads in Gray.

Product Name: Kali Protectives Veda Elbow Pads
Weight: 270g
Recommended Use: Agressive AM / FR / DH

Description:
– A Nitrex foam-lined, flexible ABS shell to protect the …


The Urge to ride

Down-O-Matic Veggie Linen Model. Retail $299.95.

2011 Urge Bike Down-O-Matic Helmet Review

Urge Down-O-Matic Helmets. Sizing S/M (54/57cm) and L/XL (58/60cm).

I learned about Urge helmets last summer and was intrigued by their unique styling and good looks; after seeing them in person at the 2010


Interbike 2010: Helmets

Down-O-Matic Veggie Linen Model. Retail $299.95.

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Dainese 3X protection

Riding with the Dainese 3x Pads.

Dainese 3x knee/shin and elbow guard review

Eddie Lawson

I rode a crotch rocket when I was in college and was a big fan of sport bike racing. I remember Eddie Lawson tearing up the track with that distinctive red …


Nouveau for 2010

Riding with 661 Evolution Carbon Nouveau.

Evolution Carbon Nouveau Review

For 2010 the Evolution carbon helmet goes Fast Times at Ridgemont High (80s retro movie for you youngsters). Think checkered Vans, OP shorts and lightning bolt polos. Hey dude, let’s party!

The new paint scheme is …


661 EVO Pados

They were there when I needed them

The Six Six One Evo pads are probably the most well known pads on the market. With World Cup racing and Red Bull Rampage appearances; it’s hard not to notice what many of these riders are wearing. It’s pretty simple. …