Tried and Tested

New bikes from Marin, Kona and Kinesis have kept us busy this month while we take a look at some wheel upgrades, a new nine-speed drivetrain from Box and some brakes from TRP.

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Follow Brendan Fairclough around the island of Madeira for some epic views, custom built tracks and backflips in Episode 1 of A Dog's Life.

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One year after redefining the look and feel of the carbon framed JEFFSY, riders that favour aluminium bikes are in for a treat in 2020.…

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Mountain Bike Technique

Richard Kelly has been putting together the best mountain bike technique guides in the business since our second ever issue. It's not all just about tricks when riding your bike, Richard gives you in depth guides about the psychological side of mountain biking, including skills and maintenance to ensure you get the best out of yourself and your bike on the trails. His mission in life is to make you a faster, smoother and better rider on your bike, the articles and videos he produces have improved peoples skills all over the world. Our MTB technique section is easy to navigate and the perfect place to improve your riding skills before you hit the trails.

Mountain Bike Technique - Roll on Summer
Mountain Bike Technique - Roll on Summer
Roll on Summer

With the clocks having sprung forward and the mercury rising (albeit not steadily), longer drier days herald the start of another summer season on the trails. After two seasons of decline in both weather and trail conditions you may find that your own riding is also a bit weather beaten and in need of a little TLC. Firmer trails will…

Mountain Bike Technique - Get a Grip
Mountain Bike Technique - Get a Grip
Get a Grip

If like the ageing rocker Mick Jagger you ‘can’t get no off-road traction’ this issue’s article is for you. As is de rigeuer with mastering all trail conditions, your kit will play its part but there are a host of other physical and indeed psychological factors that will contribute in being able to ride where others slide, and find grip…

Mountain Bike Technique - Slip N Slide
Mountain Bike Technique - Slip N Slide
Slip N Slide

“You know the nearer your destination. The more you're slip-slidin' away.” Well so say Simon & Garfunkel, but here at IMB, we see the slip-slidin' as a sign of life and vitality and not the end of days as the song may suggest. Winter riding is all about letting it hang out as we desperately try and get some grip,…

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Mountain Bike Reviews - Sector 9I Wheelset 2020
Mountain Bike Reviews - Sector 9I Wheelset 2020
Sector 9I Wheelset

New from the folks behind Kinesis UK and DMR in the UK are Sector wheels, offering a carbon rimmed wheelset called 9i aiming to be both light weight, but with a 'suit of armour'. Claiming to be tough enough for enduro but light enough for XC, the 9i wheelset has bold aspirations and a unique approach to creating the ultimate…

Mountain Bike Reviews - RockShox SID Ultimate 2020
Mountain Bike Reviews - RockShox SID Ultimate 2020
RockShox SID Ultimate

Synonymous with XC racing, the SID has been getting riders on podiums for as long as I can remember and this latest version is certainly continuing the tradition. For 2020 models RockShox has introduced the new Ultimate versions of its forks. These represent the highest level of technology in the range in each of the chassis available i.e. Pike, Lyric,…

Mountain Bike Reviews - Kinesis Rise E-Trail 2020
Mountain Bike Reviews - Kinesis Rise E-Trail 2020
Kinesis Rise E-Trail

UK brand Kinesis may not be the first brand that springs to mind when you think of electric bikes, but the British brand has launched its e-division with a genuinely unique electric mountain bike. Up until this bike I firmly believed that all hardtail ebikes were rubbish, I've probably even written it somewhere, so I'll cut to the chase and…