- Bike Checks
2016 Bike of the Year: Pivot Cycles Switchblade Picking just one bike to rule them all is no easy task, but our team of testers spent hundreds of hours riding the latest and greatest two-wheeled steeds over the past twelve months enabling them to do just that. Which one came out on top? 2016's...
Posted by sspomer on 12/29/2016 11:17 AM
Eliot Jackson gets creative in the Whistler Bike Park with some old classics and new lines. 'Go Fast, Pull Up'. For more Whistler insanity, check out EJ from a couple of years back too!
Posted by iceman2058 on 10/5/2016 1:18 AM
Posted by bturman on 8/20/2016 5:58 PM
After an awesome time on the southern side of the world, getting back home to the UK before the World Cup season starts is an important re-set (and weather reality check)...it gets good quick when I turn up on my trail bike and dirt jumper...Surrey is just outside of London and has some of the m...
Posted by iceman2058 on 6/29/2016 1:22 AM
Chase and Bond get the first ride on the new Pivot Switchblade in Sedona, Arizona, putting the bike's 29 and 27.5+ options to the test on some incredibly technical trails. "Purpose-built to meet the demands of enduro and aggressive trail riding, Pivot’s Switchblade is a versatile ripper with ...
Posted by bturman on 5/27/2016 6:48 AM
Posted by bturman on 4/4/2016 11:24 PM
It's always incredible to come back to New Zealand. Every summer is better than the one before it and you wonder where it can go next...but Queenstown always has something new going on! Skyline gondola and bike park have a new jump trail and with Crankworx around the corner, there are so many ki...
Posted by iceman2058 on 3/9/2016 12:37 AM
Santacruz V10c versus the new Pivot Phoenix Carbon 2016. Two very good-looking bikes that use a similar suspension system (dual link system). Will one of them perform better than the other? Check it out! Simulation software used: http://www.bikechecker.com/
Posted by FredLikesTrikes on 2/18/2016 12:45 PM
Posted by bturman on 2/2/2016 2:14 PM
Eliot Jackson takes what he gets from off-season moto training to his Pivot Phoenix Carbon DH bike and finds his flow in Southern California.
Posted by iceman2058 on 12/21/2015 1:42 PM
It’s Autumn, but that doesn’t mean the riding or the stoke stops. Spencer Green, out of Salt Lake City, Utah, keeps it going with this single run at the end of the Canyons Bike Park season.
Posted by FredLikesTrikes on 10/5/2015 6:00 PM
Eliot Jackson left the California winter for the picturesque landscape of New Zealand to rip it apart on his Pivot Cycles Phoenix Carbon DH. The comeback kid is in his second season of healthy riding and the Queenstown trails are the perfect place to prep for Crankworx and the World Cup. More ...
Posted by iceman2058 on 3/22/2015 12:57 PM