Best Children’s Bikes: Get them off to a good start

Best Children’s Bikes: Get them off to a good start

There is a saying, “Teach your child the love of bikes, that way they will never have enough money for drugs”. Now is the time to get them riding. Depending on their age, you may want to get them a balance bike, in order to learn those first skills or their first mountain bike. This should be a child’s first taste of freedom, not a […]

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Wahoo Kickr Trainer: Everything you need to know

Wahoo Kickr Trainer: Everything you need to know

If you want to keep your bike fitness up over the winter, but struggle for motivation to go out in the cold, a turbo trainer is a great idea. They are also good for those who are pushed for time or recovering from an injury. This is because you can simulate your ride without leaving the house. They all keep you off the roads when […]

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Full Face Mountain Bike Helmet: The best ones the market

Full Face Mountain Bike Helmet: The best ones the market

If you ride downhill or technical enduro trails, you are going to need a proper full face mountain bike helmet. They give you the protection you need and help with your confidence, so you are not held back worrying about your pretty face. You may think they are overkill and you will find a full face mountain bike helmet bulky to start with. However, you […]

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The best Enduro Mountain Bike Helmets

The best Enduro Mountain Bike Helmets

Enduro mountain bike helmets are used by riders who want a bit more protection than regular bike helmets. This is understandable, as enduro riders usually ride more technical terrain. Enduro mountain bike helmets have more coverage than regular bike helmets and they have more clever safety features to keep your head intact. There is a huge amount of enduro mountain bike helmets on the market, […]

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Mountain Bike Helmet: How to choose the best one for you

Mountain Bike Helmet: How to choose the best one for you

Mountain biking is risky, but we can manage the risk by protecting ourselves. Nobody should go riding without wearing a mountain bike helmet. The terrain we ride in has lots of hazards that can turn a simple fall in to a serious injury that can be prevented, or reduced by a good mountain bike helmet. The other great thing about mountain bike helmets, is that […]

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Marc Sutton: Taken too soon

Marc Sutton: Taken too soon

I’m sure you have seen the news, but if you haven’t our friend Marc Sutton was accidentally killed last weekend by a hunter, while riding his bike in Morzine, France. I can’t believe I just wrote that. It is still fresh and it has rocked our little community. Our community is based in and around Morzine, France. In the winter it is a huge ski […]

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How to Clean a Bike – 6 Steps for keeping your bike clean

How to Clean a Bike – 6 Steps for keeping your bike clean

Sometimes riding when it is wet and muddy is great fun. In some countries, you would never go out on your bike if you waited for good weather. However, putting your bike away dirty isn’t a great idea. Therefore, you need to know how to clean a bike. Why you need to clean your bike Mud, grit and anything else that your bike picks up […]

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Turbo Trainer: Stay bike fit this winter

Turbo Trainer: Stay bike fit this winter

As the nights are drawing in and the weather is getting colder, you may not be too motivated to get your bike out. However, you will want to make sure your fitness is up to scratch when you finally get out on your bike. This is where a turbo trainer comes in very useful. What is a Turbo Trainer and why use one? A turbo […]

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Mountain Bike Gear Shifters: Maybe it is time to upgrade

Mountain Bike Gear Shifters: Maybe it is time to upgrade

You may find that your gear changing isn’t as smooth as it used to be, or you are dropping your chain regularly. Alternatively, you may just fancy improving your bike with faster gear changes. If any of these are true, you may want to upgrade your mountain bike gear shifters. This is a worthwhile investment and new and improved mountain bike gear shifters won’t leave […]

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Mountain Bike Derailleur: Everything you need to know

Mountain Bike Derailleur: Everything you need to know

Your mountain bike derailleur is what makes changing gear possible. It is a pretty clever component when you think about it. This small piece of plastic and metal allows us to ride up hills, while being durable enough to withstand the harsh situations we put them in. You may want to upgrade your mountain bike derailleur. Doing this will help you climb better and a […]

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