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Sombrio Drift Short and Burst Jersey – Review

Founded in 1998, Sombrio has deep roots in the mountain biking world. Formed in the late eighties, and born during the early freeride movement, the Canadian brand pioneered kit unlike anything else available at that time. Their freeride core is still evident today and despite the sale of the brand back in 2014, Sombrio stayed true […] Read more…

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Trail 42: Tech Tshirt Review

Trail 42 are a company based near the Forest of Dean. Owned by Ruth and Richard Hallett, they started Trail 42 as a way of providing mountain bikers with high quality, ethically sourced clothing. After not being able to find kit they liked, the pair decided to design their own, and Trail 42 was born.  […] Read more…

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Review: Bike Slip-a

Bike Slip-a: The slip-a that covers wet and dirty wheels. I first discovered slip-a products at this years London Bike Show in January. As someone who keeps bikes inside, and doesn’t want mud all over the house I thought this was a brilliant idea. Slip-a designs also have a range of other products, visit their […] Read more…

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Review: 2010 Norco Shore 2

I got the bike in January 2012 from Don Skene cycles . I won’t lie and say I got it for the spec, I knew nothing about mountain bikes when I got it (unfortunate theft of one bike led to me getting this one) I bought it because it was red, and it looked awesome. […] Read more…