Fat (video) Tuesday – GFBD 2016 – Scandanavia

Looks like Global Fat-Bike Day 2016 was a blast over in the great white north of Europe! Can we call that Scandinavia, without pissing anyone off? We basically start in Sweden and then stay with Finland the rest of the way. Let me start over….We’re…

‘15 Kawasaki W800 SE – Schlachtwerk

We’re guessing you all know what a custom bike is, right? They’re the ones with all the wild and unique modifications. The bright colours and the racing numbers. The flames and chrome skulls with the glowing eyes. And the ones that develop a gazillion horsepowers…

Gifts For The Cyclist Who Has Everything (Or A Small Shed)

The shed is full. You eat tea on the sofa because the bikes are in the way of the dining table. No amount of regular trips to Ikea can keep up with the drawer needs of pads, gloves, buffs, hats, shorts, liners, jerseys…Thank goodness cycling…

Spotted: 2017 Nicolai Ion EBOXX

If an e-bike was a Sexually Transmitted Disease, it would be chlamydia. Just when you think you’ve managed to eradicate it from your life, it just seems to just pop up again and again. And again. Ok, so that might be a bit dramatic. After…

Scott Mountain Marathon 2017 – Entries Now Open

The Scott Mountain Marathon events are now open for entries for 2017! Entries now open. For 10 days only you can get 10% off the price of all entries and hire bikes. Those of you who bring along the whole family or a gang of…

Kickstarter: The Muncher – For Bike Packing Weight Weenies?

We’ve just received word of a new Kickstarter project for ‘The Muncher’. It’s a tool that promises to perform the function of ten other bits of kit. Photos by: http://www.facebook.com/tomjoyphotography • Instagram/Twitter: @tomjoyphoto This titantium tool could possibly be just the thing if you’re trying…

The Surly Big Fat Dummy

Back in September, I visited the QBP corporate campus in sunny Bloomington MN, for an opportunity to meet and talk with Surly’s product development team about a project that’s been in the pipeline for quite some time. I learned of the existence of the Big…

Singletrack Forum Supports World Bicycle Relief

The Singletrack Forum is a place where many go for plumbing advice, some go to share pictures they’ve taken of which they’re proud, and others go to ask advice about bike repairs. There’s a veritable community of regulars, as well as occasional visitors, and in…

A Singlespeeder’s Guide To Bikepacking

Looking for some riding inspiration for the start of your working week? We’ve just received this beauty of a video from Kona Bikes, and it’s got us pumped on planning our own off-road bikepacking adventure. Well, maybe somewhere outside of a UK winter. The video…