A hard tale

Justin Walker explores mountain biking’s resurgent love for an old flame.

Check out what headlines the new issue!

The Otway Odyssey is returning to its roots in 2021.

Check out the new Bomber DJ from Marzocchi.

Tips to minimise the frustration that comes with replacing internally routed cables.

It may seem somewhat heretic to bring a skinny tyre pro road racer to a MTB site – yet when it’s Lachlan Morton, a man who mixes the rubber with a zest, well – we just had to speak with him.

Italian brand MET have revealed their latest enduro helmet.

The name remains unchanged but Merida’s popular long-travel e-MTB has undergone a complete makeover. Let’s take a look at what has changed, what has been retained and most importantly, how it rides.

Like them or loathe them, the e-MTB is here to stay and whether you are an elite racer or weekend frother there is a place in everyone’s garage for one of these beasts.

Part II of Bruce Newton's Beginner's guide to multi-stage racing.

Endurance racing convert Bruce Newton gives us the lowdown when preparing for your first ever multi-stage event.

Aimed at trail riders, Giant's 2021 Fathom 29 is one clean looking hardtail.

Take a closer look at the new EP8 system from Shimano.

Merida has used its MY 2021 launch to introduce the Shimano EP8 motor.

New from Stans is the NoTubes DART, the ultimate on-the-fly solution for those tyre punctures.

Not one for ordering a ready-made bike, Michael Hanslip set out to build his dream rig in a MTB review with a twist.