Gear Reviews

TEST ZONE – FEB 2018

The FULL SUS product testing section, led by publisher SHAYNE DOWLING and editor FRANS LE ROUX is where we put MTB and related products to the test. We get to pedal, feel, touch, kick, jump, rip, slide, click, wear, stretch, ride (you get the idea) and generally test the hell […]

Test Zone: Dec/ Jan 2018

  1. CIOVITA MENS CORSA BIB RRP R1 499 REVIEWER: SHAYNE DOWLING Ciovita are the new kids on the block when it comes to high-end quality cycling gear. In a very short time they have outgrown their original premises and have staked their claim in the burgeoning cycling market which […]

TEST ZONE – NOVEMBER

For this month’s Test Zone, we opted to gather some of the coolest multitools available and put them through some proper testing. Here are our experiences and comments. 1  GIANT TOOL SHED 11 MULTI Number of items – 11 Weight – 190g Price – R250 Extras: Flat & Phillips screwdriver […]

The Test Zone: October

SPURCYCLE CYCLING BELL RRP R799 REVIEWER: FRANS LE ROUX We’ve all been yelled at during a ride or race. The familiar ‘PASSING RIGHT’ echoes during most events I’ve entered and while I have no problem moving out of the way, sometimes it is difficult to hear fellow cyclists. This is […]

GET YOUR E-GADGET FIX HERE

1: Topeak Smartguage D2 Struggling with your old pump? Can’t get an accurate reading –  then this nifty little electronic tyre pressure gauge should be on your wish list. The second-generation digital gauge features a rotating SmartHead™ and works seamlessly with Presta and Schrader valves without changing parts. Precision digital […]