Stromlo Enduro

There is an Enduro on at Stromlo tomorrow. I am using a modified bike rather than one of my regular ones for the day. Read More...

XC in the rain

Yesterday my hope that the rain would hold off long enough to let us finish the race before it poured was futile - it rained a lot. Read More...

Problems with Boost

Manufacturers have praised the Boost spacing ideal for 29ers in particular because the wider bracing angle on the spokes makes for stronger and stiffer wheels, and also allows for shorter chainstays and better tyre clearance.
They don't tell you about the possible negatives. Read More...

Shorter cranks, for clearance

I actually went so far as to swap the cranks on my Slash so as to have shorter ones... Read More...

SRAM brakes

I didn't much like Elixir, I loved Code, and now I have Guide Ultimates... Read More...