Features

50 ISSUES OF FULL SUS

Publisher and founder of Full Sus MTB, SHAYNE DOWLING reflects on what has been a rollercoaster five years of South Africa’s largest cycling publication’s journey.   50 issues – wow! Full Sus’ first issue was in April 2013 and reading the editorial again I was reminded about those early days, […]

Stocking Fillers

It’s the festive season and let’s face it – who does not like to be spoilt with some rad new gifts?   WOLF TOOTH REMOTE If you’ve bought a bike with a dropper seatpost or just upgraded to one, the Wolf Tooth ReMote could mean the difference between good and […]

WHAT’S COMING IN 2018

We trolled the interwebs in search of the freshest and most interesting new gear and gadgets that are hopefully coming our way in 2018. SOURCE: EUROBIKE / SEA OTTER CLASSIC   NEW BIKES One mountain bike that seemed to have everyone excited at the various global mountain bike shows was […]

Flying into the gravity scene

HOW TO START GRAVITY RIDING Karl Ebel How does one start doing “gravity” or downhill riding? Put effort into refining your riding skills – learning to wheelie, manual, jump, corner etc on less vertical trails on any bike (preferably with a more aggressive setup). These will serve as the cornerstones […]

Start Them Young

SPUR HIGH SCHOOLS MTB LEAGUE The Spur High School MTB League launched back in 2009 after Spur Steak Ranches approached Meurant Botha to start an initiative targeting 15-18-year-olds. At that time, a few provinces were operating structured school events but there was no national platform. According to Michelle du Preez […]