Author Archives: "Vernon Felton"
Wider and lighter rims, stiffer spokes, lighter and more durable hubs….Industry Nine’s new “Torch” hubs and wheels look promising.
Projekt Roam’s mission is to travel North America in search of places that celebrate the unparalleled beauty and freedom of not only the bike, but the terrain we ride as well. In this clip our hosts travel to the mountains of New Mexico and Arizona.
You may or may not give a damn about an uber-portable, wireless, intelligent speaker system that makes sonic love babies with your smartphone (though I think such a thing is, in fact, pretty cool), but the fact that you can now reach out to millions of people to fund such an idea is pretty amazing all by itself.
Most Buyer’s Guides suck–they’re little more than catalog copy rolled into a “special issue”. That blows. Which is why we do it very differently at Bike Magazine. For our Bible of Bike Tests, we take some of the most promising bikes and gear, and we actually flog the hell out of it on some of the best trails in the world. Here’s a peek at the groundbreaking issue that will soon be hitting newsstands.
Top-notch skills instructors to spread “the Sisterhood of Shred” at Portland’s Lumberyard indoor mountain bike park from January 25-27th. Register now.
In a music industry that supposedly promotes creativity, but mainly promotes straight-ahead outfits, both Rush and Primus stood out as unapologetically unique. Which also explains why so many people either love or hate those bands. Not a lot of middle ground here.