Cape Epic Victories for Schurter, Stirnemann, Süss and Stenerhag

The Cape Epic happens each year in South Africa, taking riders through 700Km of landscape with nearly 15,000 metres of climbing. We’ve been bombarded with some very long press releases from various sources today; here are podium results and some of the bits that stick…

Tweedlove Whyte Vallelujah Enduro: Race Report

The Tweed Valley really shone this weekend, quite literally! In a stark contrast to last year’s mudfest, this weekends Tweedlove Whyte Vallelujah Enduro was bathed in stunning sunshine set to blue skies. The event was a two day affair with practice held on Saturday and…

Danny Hart Launches Fort William MTB World Cup

New reaches us, along with these fantastic photos, that 2016 world champion Danny Hart has just launched the 2017 UCI Fort William Mountain Bike World Cup, which will take place on June 3 – 4. Of course, in 2016 we got UK men’s and women’s…

Monday Morning Debrief 80

Good grief – WE BLOODY MADE IT! With a whole load of pork pies, several gallons of coffee, and a little bit of magic (it was a goddamn miracle TBH…), it is with much pride and relief that we can inform you that Issue #112…

‘Brutal’ KTM 640 LC4 Tracker – RAGE Motorcycles

For some of the most isolated people on the planet, West Australians have a well-earned reputation for punching above their weight. Take Australian music, for instance. You may have heard of such bands as Tame Impala, The Scientists and INXS. Yes, you guessed it. They’re…

WTF: Extreme Bike Maintenance With Angle Grinders and Lathes

Last year, after years of race mechanics doing it, Schwalbe released a purpose made tyre cutter to the masses. Perhaps though, that’s not enough. Are you fed up of trimming tyre knobs manually? Why not try an angle grinder? Here’s a demo: (No video showing?…

Vallelujah: Early Results

Vallelujah! Not the cry of slightly thawed out mountain bikers on seeing this past weekend’s weather, but the Enduro race up in the Tweed Valley, kicking off the 2017 Tweedlove Triple Crown. Provisional results are up now on Sportident, showing our very own columnist Rachel…

‘85 BMW K100 Brat Scrambler – MotoRelic

There must be something in the Virginia air. When you consider the state’s track record for creating great bike builders, their batting average ain’t half bad. With shops like Classified Moto, Cognito Moto and MotoHangar all hailing from the Lover’s state, there seems to be…

‘Seagull’ Triumph T100 Tracker – Macco Motors

When does a custom bike shop become a fully fledged bike manufacturer? While some successful shops are happy with their two or three bikes a year, others like Spain’s Macco Motors take things a little more seriously. Eminently comfortable in their own stylistic skins, they’ve…