Product Tests Category


Product Test: Mavic Crossmax Pedals

Aug 20, 2014Comments off69 Views

  Mavic wheels have long been the standard by which other bicycle wheels, both road and mountain, are measured. The French company has been building


A New Standard: The Lazer Rox Helmet

Aug 15, 2014Comments off81 Views

  It is always tough to evaluate helmets, because ultimately it is a personal decision. No two heads are the same, so one rider’s perfect


Trail Tested: WTB Trail Boss Tires

Aug 11, 2014Comments off89 Views

  Creating a tire that is as versatile as the trail bikes it is designed for is a tall order. To be a standout performer


Trail Tested: Shimano XC90 Shoes

Aug 07, 2014Comments off154 Views

  Shimano’s new XC90 shoe is designed for cross-country racers looking to get every ounce of their effort to the pedals, but there is much


SRAM’s Moab Viewing of its 2015 Offer...

Jul 24, 2014Comments off347 Views

SRAM invited us out to Moab, Utah, for its third annual “Trail House” event. Trail House provides an up close and personal experience with SRAM’s


Product Test: Uvex Sportstyle 104 Vario Eye...

Jul 21, 2014Comments off242 Views

     (with the Variomatic lens)      (with a standard clear or tinted lens) Performance eyewear for your peepers Riders have a hard time finding eyewear


Product Test: iXS Dagger Kneepads

Jul 10, 2014Comments off312 Views

  Knee protection comes in a wide-range of options, from minimalistic soft pads that are only slightly more effective than a pair of knee warmers

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Paired up: Endura Riding Kits

Jul 04, 2014Comments off352 Views

Endura Riding Kits (Part One)     Hummvee Lite Jersey     Singletrack Lite Shorts     Laser Gilet From Scotland to America with nothing lost in the


Trail Tested: The Cratoni C-Tracer

Jul 01, 2014Comments off625 Views

  The name Cratoni might fool you into thinking this helmet is made in Milan, but holding the $120 C-Tracer Helmet reveals the truth. This


Trail Tested: Answer ProTaper Carbon SL Ser...

Jun 27, 2014Comments off665 Views

  Even though carbon fiber has been readily available to the public for the past 15 years or so, it still scores high on our