Gear

We test the brand new Pivot 429 120mm carbon dually on home soil.

New generation of dropper posts lowering the price point to this mountain bike essential.

Norco's mid-travel bruiser is brilliant value in alloy.

We thrash a Genius that many average mountain bikers could afford; the all-alloy Genius 740.

Canadian company's new downhiller is an incredible bit of go-fast gravity kit.

Yeti rejoins trail XC arms race with its new SB100 29er.

New Ibis RipMo brings promises agility and stability, and a curious mix of old and new school tech.

Classic short-travel Santa Cruz duallie brought back in 100mm 29er guise.

Polygon brings 11 speeds to a sub-$3000 trail machine.

Hot out of the mould, Intense's brand new Sniper has just one thing on its mind... speed.

Bigger XT stoppers brought back for big mountain and e-bike use after long hiatus.

German dropper post maker builds post for big tube bikes.

Maydena Bike Park is open for business, and we were there for opening day!

Flat-pedal shoes that don’t look like gym sneakers – but do they work as well as regular Five Tens?

Testing New Zealand’s finest; the meticulously built Wheelcraft Flite Carbon wheels.