Articles by: gravitydownunder

Review: Kellys Noid 70 Downhill

Kellys are a home grown bike brand from Slovakia and are now reaching Australian shores courtesy of new Aussie distributor, Ride Sports. They’re a brand who have been around for a long time, but haven’t been something that we’ve seen on our shores. The team at Ride Sports was super keen for […]

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Shimano Enduro Tour Rd 2: Derby

The Asia-Pacific Continental Enduro Series kicked off today in the North-East town of Tasmania, in stunning conditions, hosting a mix of the world’s best athletes, seasoned riders and newcomer talent to the sport of mountain biking. The elite men’s field was stacked with experience and in a thrilling performance, it was current […]

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Interview: Jonny Sprockets Bike Shop

Jonny Sprockets is a Toowoomba based bike shop who have been serving riders from the area for just over 6 years now. Recently when our correspondent Sam Routledge covered the National Enduro Cup stage in Toowoomba he caught up with the owner Jonny Belling for a chat about the shop’s […]

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We The Riders: Enduro Elite Jersey + Ride Tee

Queensland based mountain bike clothing brand We The Riders has been around since 2017, producing a range of apparel with designs that just make you want to get out and ride. They sent us over one of their new  Enduro Elite jerseys and a Ride Tee, along with a couple of extra […]

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Review: Magura MT5

I remember as a young kid, looking through my dad’s old MTB magazines & seeing the Magura hydraulic rim brakes & Gustav disc brake models & being in awe. These were some very iconic bike parts that were performing at the highest level for some of the best racers in […]

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Interview: Josh Carlson

“Frother”, “Trendsetter”… It’s hard not to get caught up in how much stoke Josh Carlson has for the sport of MTB. The Enduro specialist signed for a few years now to Giant Factory Off-Road Team has definitely been having a great 2018 season so far, up until his recent breaking […]

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EWS La Thuile: Sam Hill dominates again

Sam Hill celebrated his birthday in style this weekend, taking honours again at La Thuile in Italy, ahead of Martin Maes in 2nd place and a great result for Eddie Masters in 3rd place, Elite Men. The WA downhiller-turned-enduro-specialist winning all the stages but one amongst the picturesque mountain backdrops […]

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Racing: UCI DH World Cup #5 Vallnord

Britain’s Tahnée Seagrave and France’s Loris Vergier took the wins at round five of the Mercedes-Benz UCI World Cup in Andorra. Seagrave, who was victorious at the previous round in Val di Sole and earlier in the year in Fort William, edged out great rival Rachel Atherton while Vergier overcame compatriot Amaury Pierron for a memorable maiden victory. […]

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