Cannondale Scalpel-Si Carbon 3: A finely honed instrument for serious cross country riding

October 3rd, 2017 by Matt Stetson | Posted in Bikes+Frames, Spotlight | No Comments »

A hard-tail alternative that’s capable of more


Race Face Turbine R wheel review: A worthy upgrade for any trail bike

September 29th, 2017 by Matt Stetson | Posted in Gear Reviews, Spotlight, Wheelsets | No Comments »

A fast engaging rear hub, stiff build and overall durability make the Race Face Turbine R a standout wheelset


Fire road hoses: 5 hydration packs for the trails

September 3rd, 2017 by Matt Stetson | Posted in Accessories, Gear Reviews, Spotlight | No Comments »

Hydration packs that let you carry essentials into the woods comfortably


Pro bike: Peter Disera’s blinged-out Norco Revolver HT

August 23rd, 2017 by Matt Stetson | Posted in Bikes+Frames, Spotlight | No Comments »

Canadian champion sports gold and black team on his SRAM Eagle XX1 equipped Norco Revolver HT


The Quarq ShockWiz: A mechanic in your pocket

July 5th, 2017 by Matt Stetson | Posted in Gear Reviews, Spotlight, Uncategorized | No Comments »

A suspension setup always involves an element of guesswork. Whether it’s how much sag you should start with, or how many clicks to dial the rebound adjustment, you usually start with a baseline and […]


First ride on the new 2018 Scott Genius

June 16th, 2017 by Matt Stetson | Posted in Bikes+Frames, Spotlight | 1 Comment »

Versatile trail bike that won’t slow you down on your way up to the fun stuff


Buyer’s guide: Top mountain bike tires for any trail

May 26th, 2017 by Matt Stetson | Posted in Spotlight, Tires | No Comments »

Find the right tire for the conditions you ride in