Reviews

Review: Magura MT7 brakeset

We all joke about never using our brakes, faster the better and all that jazz yet I think the most tech talk I hear on trails is about people comparing their brakes and trying to figure out what the best brake is. Well over the last year I have been […]

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Review: M2O Compression Socks

M2O Industries is a recently launched Australian brand, who have been quite successful in a short space of time, now distributing products to over a dozen countries. We’ve had a few pairs of their compression socks to review recently, and for something a little different we’ve got a review by […]

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Review: 100% Status Helmet

Why do you need a full-face helmet like the 100% Status Helmet? If you’re racing downhill or suiting up for a chairlift day at an alpine resort it’s a given. Outside of that though, speed on trail and enduro bikes is ever-increasing, increasing the chances of bigger crashes and injuries. […]

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Review: Reckless Race Concepts Spray Jacket & AM Shorts

It’s always good to see Australian brands getting things done for us mountain bikers and Victorian brand Reckless Race Concepts have been around since 2016, designing clothing here in Australia. They sent us some of their gear, a spray jacket and their AM shorts to test out recently and here’s what […]

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Review: Joystick Analog Carbon 35 Handlebar

I have had the chance to run these bars from JOYSTICK for the last few months. They saw me enter my first race, get onto my first podium and saw me through some big airs and even bigger crashes.  And well most importantly they look really cool, did you see […]

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Review: Henty Enduro Backpack

For a while now I have been on the search for different and better ways to carry mostly more water and my gear that isn’t just in a backpack.  I have strapped as much stuff to my frame as I could ever want to but its the whole more water […]

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Review: Backcountry Research – The Mutherload

I have been loving not wearing a pack but the whole way I have been carrying my gear has been not very good.  I have had tubes duct taped to my frame, I’ve had cheap little saddle bags that end up shredded from my rear wheel rubbing them and then […]

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Review: 2018 Shimano AM7 shoes

New for 2018 from Shimano is the AM7 shoes. Following on from the AM5/7/9 series shoes released in previous years the AM7 (model SH-AM701) is designed as a trail and enduro SPD shoe. Weighing in at a respectable 404 grams, it differs from the AM7 of previous years as it […]

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