Bluegrass

Bluegrass

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Mountain Bike Reviews - Bluegrass Rogue Core MIPS 2021
Mountain Bike Reviews - Bluegrass Rogue Core MIPS 2021
Bluegrass Rogue Core MIPS

About the brand Bluegrass is a little brother from the Italian MET brand, from origin a helmet maker founded in 1987 near lake Como in Italy. The Bluegrass brand is aimed at the BMX, Enduro and Downhill market where MET is more aimed at the general cyclist and roadie, and Bluegrass offers a wide range of protection. Although they have…

Mountain Bike Reviews - Bluegrass Skinny 2021
Mountain Bike Reviews - Bluegrass Skinny 2021
Bluegrass Skinny

Bluegrass has been on the market for quite some time now, and with their Skinny pads line ventured into the ‘hard to do right’ side of protectors. The skinny is available in both regular and D30 versions. We tried out the budget friendly regular pads. They are available in XS, S, M, L and XL sizes, with an accurate size…

Mountain Bike Reviews - Bluegrass SKINNY D3O Knee Pads 2018
Mountain Bike Reviews - Bluegrass SKINNY D3O Knee Pads 2018
Bluegrass SKINNY D3O Knee Pads

Bluegrass have recently launched a new swathe of protection and the knee and shin options are now many and varied. These are the Skinny D3O, but they are available without D3O and there are more substantial versions in the line up as well. The main padding is the D3O material which hardens on impact and this is curved into the…

Mountain Bike Reviews - Bluegrass Eagle Golden Eyes 2016
Mountain Bike Reviews - Bluegrass Eagle Golden Eyes 2016
Bluegrass Golden Eyes

For me, the mention of Golden Eyes reminds me instantly of either the 90's Bond film or hours wasted playing the Nintendo 64 game of the same name (yes, I know it's not exactly the same name). This helmet however, has very little to do with Pierce Brosnan or the Bond franchise, other than perhaps plenty of neat features and technology, so…

Mountain Bike Reviews - Bluegrass Eagle Eagle Wolverine Short  2012
Mountain Bike Reviews - Bluegrass Eagle Eagle Wolverine Short  2012
Bluegrass Eagle Wolverine Short

Padded shorts aren’t just for XC riders you know! Multi panelled and anatomically correct inserts where you need it most will help keep you from turning black on blue on the toughest of tracks. The lightweight Lycra construction and large mesh panels stop things from getting too hot, while silicone grippers on the legs prevent them from riding up. Sizing…

Mountain Bike Reviews - Bluegrass Eagle Grizzly Back & Shoulders D30  2012
Mountain Bike Reviews - Bluegrass Eagle Grizzly Back & Shoulders D30  2012
Bluegrass Grizzly Back & Shoulders D30

The clue's in the name with this one with d3o padding used to protect the back and shoulders. This super flexible material is perfect for body armour as it bends along the spine, following the natural curve of the body. The spine protector on the Grizzly is split into three segments for even better flexibility and is far longer than…

Mountain Bike Reviews - Bluegrass Eagle Super Bobcat Knee-Shin Guards  2012
Mountain Bike Reviews - Bluegrass Eagle Super Bobcat Knee-Shin Guards  2012
Bluegrass Super Bobcat Knee-Shin Guards

The Super Bobcat's are essentially an extension of the popular Bobcat kneepads. Fed up of having sore shins at the end of a days riding? Step forward the Super Bobcat. The extra padding sits just above the sock line so will soak up all big hits, even from the sharpest of pedals. The padding in the Super Bobcat comes courtesy…

Mountain Bike Reviews - Bluegrass Eagle Brave  2011
Mountain Bike Reviews - Bluegrass Eagle Brave  2011
Bluegrass Brave

Bluegrass was set up to fill a gap in the market, they set out to make affordable quality helmets that offered a top spec at a price that many could afford. At £135 the Brave is their top of the range lid. You won’t find any fancy carbon here, but it does feature a fibreglass composite shell, inside is an…

5 months ago

Swissneyland always delivers! But have you got your endos dialled yet? Check out what the big kids are up to these days... A day riding…

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9 months ago

Freerider, Vincent Tupin, embarks on a race against himself as speed and imagination unite to bring us into the mind of the athlete. Confidence enables…

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2 years ago

Bluegrass partners with the EVO Bike Park, one of the best Bike Parks in Europe. Located in the south of the French Alps, it's extremely…

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2 years ago

Hop onboard with VinnyT as he takes a lap down his local hill - he's flying!

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2 years ago

Sometimes, the simple pleasures are those which take us back to our roots. You can go far away, discovering amazing riding locations but the taste…

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2 years ago

Liam and Jamesy boy tackle the Maxi Avalanche in Cervinia and discover that part of the race is down possibly the greatest bike park track…

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2 years ago

What does it take to be number 1? It for sure wasn’t an easy road for Tracey Hannah but more like a rocky backcountry boulevard…

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2 years ago

After having ridden across the highest dune in the world, a volcano more than 6,000m tall in Peru, the Namibian deserts in Africa and the…

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2 years ago

What drives the pros to be the best and better their peers each day and in each race? Team Polygon UR asked their riders a…

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3 years ago

In 2018 Cotic bikes celebrated its 15th birthday. Quite a lot has happened over that time so have a watch and enjoy a fun history…

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3 years ago

Take one crazy hell of a ride on board with Kilian Bron in Ireland for the famous Red Bull Fox Hunt. A famous mass start…

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3 years ago

Click here for some epic enduro action! This is EWS Finale Ligure summed up in just 60 seconds! The last Enduro World Series race of…

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On this test the Specialized Levo SL, YT’s flagship E-MTB the Decoy and Merida’s short travel racer the Ninety Six XT. We check out ION’s Rascal shoes, the Bluegrass Rogue MIPS helmet, DHarCO clothing and Muc-Offs revolutionary Punk Powder/Bottle for Life combo.

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Spring is a wonderful time, but not always as you envision it. We saw more lockdowns and snowstorms than anticipated.

6 months ago
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On test this issue: the Merida E160 with the EP8 motor, Canyons Stitch360 pump track destroyer and the YT Jeffsy Core 2 27,5’’. We check out Earshot’s magnetic headphones, Bluegrass’ lightweight pads, shoes from Mavic and Fizik, and the Smith Forefront 2 helmet/goggle combo.

6 months ago
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Ebikes are here to stay and have finally got good enough to really get busy on the trails. We got our hands on the latest crop of rides and took them out into the wild to see what they could do, and find out more about these strange new beasts.

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It's been an exciting start to the World Cup season with new winners, new venues, injuries, and crashes galore. The FS Funn Factory team are here to give us the latest on the first three rounds of action from the world stage.

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