Tag: Steve Smith

The Voice(s) of Reason

Next month rigid-fork-singlespeeder-slash-cyclocrosser Steve Smith will be doing the ABSA Cape Epic for the first time… on a carbon dual-susser. He is nervous. And conflicted. What? The Epic? Not a chance. No, totally not my vibe. I’m more of a soul mountainbiker. A purist. Steel-framed singlespeed 29ers and cyclocross bikes […]

sani2c by cyclocross

The Nedbank sani2c is known for its manicured singletrack, but as Steve Smith discovered, on a cyclocross bike it’s not as smooth as a plush full suspension 29er makes it feel. I couldn’t see Matt, but looking at the bicycle-shape hole in the sugar cane, I had a pretty good […]