Freeriding

Interbike 2010: Knolly Booth

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Endorphin SL – 4″ XC Bike

Chilcotin – 6″ Trail Bike

Delirium 2011 Colors

Podium 2011 Colors


Regal Racewear by Royal Racing

Riding with Royal Racing Racewear.

Royal Racing 2010 Race Jersey & Short Review

Purple kit loves the camera. Brappp!!! Photo Qwan Pham.

DESIGN
At first glance, the overall design of the gear is striking and nice to the touch. Paired together, the jersey and short …


Der Kaiser tire in town!

Continental Der Kaiser DH

Continental Der Kaiser DH Tire Review

Der Kaiser means “The Emperor” a sovereign ruler of great power and rank. One ruling an empire. Think about that. These being DH specific tires, that’s a huge claim and it also conjures up …


“Be all you can be” – Coiled XCL

Cane Creek Double Barrel

Chumba XCL Freeride Edition Review

This is an addendum to a previous frame review on the Chumba XCL I did back in February, where I reviewed the different ride characteristics of 3 different builds.

Chumba XCL - I'll call it


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 …


Why buy Ti!!!

Fox DHX 5.0 Coil w/ Diverse 400 x 2.5 Ti spring.

Diverse Titanium Spring Review

There’s an old Chinese proverb which sums this up. “Wá tah aah sy am.” (say that five times really fast).

Diverse Ti Spring. 400 x 2.5. 293 grams.

That’s about what I was thinking when I …


Killing it with the Karver

Five Ten Karver with Stealth S1 rubber

The Five Ten Karver shoes share some common characteristics with the Five Ten Impact 2 Low top shoes, so this review is somewhat of a follow up. I have a dozen rides on these Karvers. There are a few similarities, …


Make an Impact with Five Ten

Five Ten Impact 2 low

Five Ten Impact 2 low

I’m not even going to beat around the bush with this review. If you use flat pedals and are looking for something grippy to help you stick to your pedals, stop reading this review now …


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. …