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OneUp Components 42T Sprocket

Looking for the benefits of 1 x 11 ease of use without the price tag? Then you should check out OneUp Components’ 42T Sprocket – designed to extend the gear inches on offer of your existing 10 speed cassette. It’s billed as an easy retrofit, requiring the removal of one […]

The Copenhagen Wheel

Full Sus has a bit of a history with branching into commuter culture from time to time, introducing you to the Invisible Helmet and keeping you updated on the Moonlight Mass ups and downs. So with that in mind, the amazing electric bicycle motor, the Copenhagen Wheel isn’t out of […]

Big Year

The Big MTB Year

The EcoBound event organising team has come up with a unique new way of getting you to explore the best trails in South Africa with their Big MTB Year mobile application and competition. All you have to do to enter is download the app, which runs on Apple and Android […]

Stellenbosch Riding and Reading

With the inaugural Simonsberg Enduro proving to be a great success, with even Giant Factory Racing’s Andrew Neethling taking part, the Simonsberg trails are set to become one of the highlights of mountain biking in and around Stellenbosch – which is saying something… The trail centre in Welgevonden’s Stone Square […]

Specialized 2014 Bike Launch

Specialized 2014 Bike Launch

On the 21st and 22nd of November, Specialized South Africa invited the local cycling media to their Stellenbosch head office to get a closer look and test ride their latest bikes. In addition to being treated to some great Specialized and Oakley swag (Thanks guys!) we were all enrolled in […]

Full Sus news: High altitude training

Altitude Training

If you live in the Mother City, you’ll no longer have to trek up to the Highveld or Lesotho to engage in altitude training. You can now book into a high altitude induced environment in the heart of Constantia and enjoy the benefits of training in a rarefied atmosphere. Bike […]

Full Sus News: Two big men in one small tent

Two big men in one small tent

One of the funny stories to emerge from the Wines2Whales Race was about two fairly muscular guys who shared a tent for the first night. According to Nic Jordan they described it as the worst night’s sleep and spent it b*tching and moaning about the small tent and the overlapping […]

Full Sus News: Young Guns

Young guns update

We touched base briefly with Mariske Strauss and James Reid to get a few words on their 2014 aspirations. Mariske is stepping up to the elite division next year and she’s keen for the clean slate and challenges it’s going to offer. She’s setting her sights on better World Cup […]

Ride the Rock

Ride the Rock

If you’re looking to put in some mileage under the hot African sun or just want to enjoy great trails with all the perks of a fully serviced race, then the IZUZU Ride the Rock is a great event to enter. There is even an option to stay in a […]