Fork service intervals

All of my bikes have Fox suspension on them. Until recently, they recommended 30 hour service intervals. I just opened up one of my forks for the first time in 3 years! Read More...

Large race strategy

Yesterday was the “final” Kowalski Classic, a label (ie, last) that brought people out in droves to have a final go at the Kowen Forest tracks. The large field and the starting strategy of the race director meant a fair amount of traffic on the trails. That calls for a specific strategy if you want to win. Read More...

The new tyre and the stick…

It might be a tragedy, but not one of Shakespearean proportions! Read More...

Back to training

Despite loads of riding, it is always hard to get back into training after the mountain bike holiday. Read More...

Travel pump

I have seen a few suggestions, and tried several myself, for what to do about pumping up ones tyres when travelling. This year I tried something different and was quite pleased with the results… Read More...

Finale Ligure trails

I finally got to ride in Finale.

The place is really worth the trip. Read More...

Dead FOX X2 air shock

Whistler has been rough. Very rough.

So rough, I guess, that my shock couldn’t take it. Read More...

The limit for handlebars?

Seems like every season MTB bars are getting wider.



Have we reached the limit? Read More...

the NEW SE4 tyre

I was a fan of the original Bontrager SE4 tyre.

The new one is much better! Read More...

Micro Climate & Lord of the Squirrels

New trails in Whistler ridden and loved!!! Read More...