Cold and wet winters require a different approach to riding. Feast your eyes on some essentials to use during the current winter season. Assos is widely known for their superior Swiss made products. This stylish ASSOS MILLE GT WIND JACKET is windproof, water repellent and made from a lightweight woven […]
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Leading South African outdoor and sportswear company, First Ascent, has committed to a partnership with Dryland Event Management, the company that organises many of South Africa’s most prestigious mountain biking and trail running events. First Ascent is owned by Performance Brands, along with other sporting and outdoor brands such as […]
Adding to our bike fitment ‘theme’ we searched for some of the coolest MTB-shoes currently available in South Africa. We specifically opted for entry level or mid-range shoes as prices tend to escalate to over R5k very quickly. 1 SHIMANO XC7 The first shoe on our list is from a […]
With a host of options out there, from thermal over-layer jackets to fully waterproof shells we decided to focus our test on the ones we all use the most, lightweight water resistant jackets you can roll up and store in your back pocket. Specialized Comp Windjacket (Best: Water Resistance) Specialized […]
It’s getting colder, but that’s no reason to stay indoors (is there anything more mind-numbing than an indoor trainer?), there’s no such thing as bad weather only bad clothing. So take a look at these base layer options to beat the cold. First Ascent Long Sleeve Thermal First Ascent’s Quik-Wic […]
Hydration packs are certainly commonplace amongst MTBers nowadays, but if you’re in the market for one, which one should you get and what should you be looking for? Full Sus put ﬁve through their paces and here’s what you need to know.