THROWBACK THURSDAY: KYLE STRAIT, MAY 2002

We took a look back at the early days of Mbaction.com and found this article about Kyle Strait

JUNIOR RIDER OF THE WEEK: KYLE STRAIT How do you spell chaotic? Junior Development Team Devo spells it "Kayodic" Kyle Strait. Kyle was picked up for Devo's "B" Team in March 1999, during the Sea Otter Classic, when…
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Tested – Kenda Hellkat Pro 27.5×2.4 Tires

Unleash the beast Kenda makes a lot of tires, covering automobiles to bicycles, with countless hours in research and design. Tires like the Nevegal and Small Block Eights developed cult followings among riders and are still seen on…
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Coolest and Craziest Bikes from 2017

Storck Rebel Nine Pro: Storck is a company known for pushing the envelope when it comes to building lightweight carbon frames, and the Rebel series shows us just that. The new Rebel Nine also comes with a new, muted, but…
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Review – Garmin Edge 1030 GPS Computer

No reason to get lost anymore GPS units have become quite popular over the years, especially for backcountry riding and bikepacking. Garmin has been at the forefront of GPS technology and offers several different options for riders,…
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Review – 2018 Ibis Ripley LS

Believe it or not, the Ripley went long and slack Not afraid: We would categorize this as a trailbike and not an enduro or gravity machine. That said, the capable suspension and geometry are not afraid to get a little rowdy when the…
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EXUSTAR E-PM825 PEDALS

An affordable set of pedals Exustar is one of the largest pedal companies on the planet, with offerings for everyone from dedicated riders to weekend spinners. We have tested a few of Exustar’s clipless pedals over the years with…
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What Terrain is Hardest on Your Bike?

Tips to prolong your bike’s life  Getting rowdy: Mountain bikes are designed to handle the most treacherous terrain, but every bike has its limits. Lucky for you, if you’re a rider who likes to ride the gnarliest trails possible,…
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Tested – Tioga Undercover Stratum Saddle

Just like sitting on a web  Tioga decided to reinvent the saddle by ditching tradition and coming up with a unique style. It’s likely you’ve seen one of Tioga’s ultra-lightweight Spyder saddles, which feature zero padding and a flexible…
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FOR WHAT IT’S WIRTH

There’s No Such Thing as the “Best Bike” By Mike Wirth The most frequently asked question in our “Ask MBA” section of the magazine is, “What is the best mountain bike to buy?” It’s a question we are asked so often that we have a…
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