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That’s not quite how it works.
1 month ago

That’s not quite how it works.

By  •  Ride Stories

Wow! Your Instagram looks awesome and you’ve got more than 10k followers! You must be a pro. That wasn’t quite how the message read in my DMs but it also …
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Raw Silence Chain Guard Kit
2 months ago

Raw Silence Chain Guard Kit

When Raw Silence, a brand new start up, reached out to me and asked me to take a look at their Chain Guard Kit a mate of mine had just …
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Why I Don’t Ride ‘The Local’
2 months ago

Why I Don’t Ride ‘The Local’

By  •  Ride Stories

Riding bikes is fun. For the most part, riding at trail centres with mates is more than enough for me. I’m not a professional, nor am I trying to be. …
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Go Pro Hero Max
2 months ago

Go Pro Hero Max

I’ve had a camera to capture riding since more or less the time I started riding. In 2015, I had a Poloroid Cube – a sort of earlier competition to …
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Burgtec Penthouse MK5
3 months ago

Burgtec Penthouse MK5

Long term readers of this little corner of the internet will recall that I’ve written several times about the DMR Vault flat pedals. They’ve been a long time favourite of …
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Removing Invisiframe
3 months ago

Removing Invisiframe

My bike is my dream bike. Dreams change, of course, but at the time my Bronson was the bike that I most wanted and I knew it was likely to …
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Why I Bought A Calibre Lost Lad
4 months ago

Why I Bought A Calibre Lost Lad

By  •  Ride Stories

This isn’t my normal bike. It’s not what I normally ride on, at least not until this point.

I’ve always written about, photographed and talked about mountain biking. It’s a …
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How To Find MTB Trails Near Me
4 months ago

How To Find MTB Trails Near Me

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Lockdown has meant that most of us aren’t riding our usual trails. There are some lucky folk who live near trails which are still open but most of us simply …
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Have I sold out too?
4 months ago

Have I sold out too?

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Since 2015, when I first started posting and writing about riding my bike, a lot has changed. I first started my Instagram account, website and twitter as a chronicle of …
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Why Go Tubeless?
4 months ago

Why Go Tubeless?

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Most of the people I know are running a tubeless setup on their mountain bikes. I’m running tubeless tyres on my bike. It’s something I’d recommend to anyone who’s not …
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