2015 Cannondale Rush 29 1 – Tested

| March 25th, 2015

After moving across from a 26er, the last 4 years have found me perched on various 29er cross country full sussers, including: Giant anthem X, Santa Cruz Tallboy (carbon ...


Specialized’s Contour Locking Grips

| March 18th, 2015

Whether you are suffering from handlebar palsy, carpal tunnel issues or just fatigued wrists, Specialized’s Body Geometry MTB Contour Grips could well be the answer. Th...

fabian-cancellara, Trek Factory Racing

Crash Ends Classics Campaign for Fabian Cancellara

| March 30th, 2015

On Friday, on the cobbled descent of the Haaghoek less than 40-kilometers into E3 Harelbeke an alleged dropped water bottle caused a large crash that took down numerous r...

Louis Meintjes

Louis Meintjes Wins Solo and Takes Overall at Coppi e Bartali

| March 30th, 2015

Second GC victory of teh year for MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung Louis Meintjes took his first European win today after a brave solo that also earned him the overall victory at ...

Edvald Boasson Hagen, MTN-Qhubeka

MTN-Qhubeka’s Edvald Boasson Hagen Fractures Clavicle in Gent-Wevelgem Crash

| March 30th, 2015

Norwegian will miss upcoming monuments Sad news for MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung’s classics captain Edvald Boasson Hagen. The Norwegian sustained a distal fracture of hi...

Residents, Left to Right: Krisjan Maritz; David Crisp; Shaun Marais; Robert Klinkenburg of Ebenezer Psychiatric Home who will be taking part in the Bell of Hope Cycle Challenge for Mental Wellness

2015 Bell of Hope Cycle Challenge for Mental Wellness

| March 27th, 2015

The Bell of Hope Cycle Challenge for Mental Wellness was started in 2013 as a much needed fundraiser for the Ebenezer Psychiatric Home. Ebenezer Home is a non-profit orga...


Meet The Man Who Is Taming The Bulls

| March 19th, 2015

Vincent Durand is a matador of sorts – but he doesn’t quite tame the Bulls; he looks after them. Durand is Team Bulls’ soigneur, their helper, and one of six people...

Craig Kolesky at the Cycle Tour

The Cape Town Cycle Tour on Social Media

| March 9th, 2015

If you weren’t riding and couldn’t make it to the sidelines yourself, here are a handful of photos from the 2015 Cape Town Cycle Tour #showyoucaresolidarityri...


à bientôt, Avianto!

| March 25th, 2015

Looking for the perfect marriage of mountain biking and hospitality? And convenience? And safety? Try the Tracker RideFree Avianto Bike Park in Muldersdrift. We did. Avia...

LovarnE Wine Estate specialises in Cabernet Sauvignon and is well worth a visit on or off the bike.

Cycling on the Bottle with Bikes ‘n Wines

| March 4th, 2015

Recently, Bike ‘n Wines invited Ride magazine to join in on a 10km harvest time jaunt through the vineyards of Stellenbosch, to do a little wine tasting on two wheels (...

Fox shock

How to Set Up a Rear Suspension Shock

| February 19th, 2015

Setting up rear suspension shocks is crucial if you want to get optimum performance from your bike’s rear suspension. Here’s how to get it dialed in....

saddle setup, how to video

How to Set Up Your Saddle Correctly

| January 27th, 2015

Getting your saddle height and angle correct is crucial for comfort and to prevent injury. Here’s an instructional video to help you get the setup correct....