Guide

Video: Berm Bros Rotorua – New Zealand

9
Mar

  All Mountain, Guide, Video Footage

Leading into Crankworx (New Zealand), Berm Bros have episode #2 completed to get you excited for what Rotorua has to offer cyclists. Check it out inside.

Video: Fabien Barel – Presents Season 3 Trailer

17
Apr

  All Mountain, Guide, Video Footage

Winter is over, springtime is here, and the riding season is just around the corner. Fan favorite Fab Barel can feel it too, so he’s dusting off the bike for a new season of Fab Barel Presents. Spanning 4 episodes, … Continue reading

Life Behind Bars – Season 2 Finale // Retallack Lodge Mountain Bike Trails

3
Dec

  Guide, Video Footage

In this episode of Life Behind Bars (Season 2 Episode 10) Kenny Smith, Robbie Bourdon, Thomas Genon, and Yannick Granieri join Semenuk as they resurrect a section from NWD 10 with the help of Intern despite being a bit preoccupied. … Continue reading

Mag41 – Issue #003 Online

23
Jul

  Guide

Mag41, a free online digital electronic gravity magazine, has just released issue number 3. Be sure to check it out inside. Miss previous Mag41 issues? Check them out here.

Mont Sainte Anne World Cup Team Videos

28
Jun

  Events, Guide, Video Footage

Check out the team videos from Mont Sainte Anne’s World Cup DH race that took place last weekend. Mondraker, Santa Cruz, Kona, Specialized, Commencal, Trek, and Kenda.

Do It All Bike Build Guide 2011

20
Dec

  2010 Products, 2011 Products, All Mountain, Bike Setup, Gravity, Guide, Products, SickLines Content

A while back we posted a short guide of sorts for people looking for pieces and parts to build/upgrade their one bike solutions.  We’ve updated the list so check it out if you’re in the market for some new parts.

Top Articles of 2009 – A look back

6
Jan

  2009 Products, 2010 Products, Bike Setup, Events, Guide, How-to, Products, Review, SickLines Content

2009 was an exciting year. We took a look at a lot of different products, traveled to events, covered breaking news, and debuted our first electronic magazine. Check inside to see some of our most popular articles from 2009.

Bike Build: 2008 Intense M6 FRO

2
Sep

  2008 Products, 2009 Products, Bike Setup, Guide, Products

2008 Intense M6 FRO Intense is long known for creating high performance downhill bikes. This year they introduced the M6 to replace the M3 as their flagship downhill machine. We built up one to test for ourselves and see how … Continue reading

Bike Build: Intense Socom FRO (part 2)

4
Apr

  2008 Products, Bike Setup, Guide, Products

Bike Build: 2008 Intense Socom The last 4 pages of the build article are published now. We hope you enjoy the article and hopefully was worth the wait. Let us know what you think. The full Socom review will be … Continue reading

Bike Build: 2008 Intense Socom

3
Apr

  2008 Products, Bike Setup, Guide, Products

Bike Build: 2008 Intense Socom In 2007 Intense shook the downhill industry up a bit with their Socom. The Socom was the love child of a 6.6 and the Uzzi. A lightweight downhill frame by a manufacturer known for creating … Continue reading

Tech: Shock Details

8
Jan

  Bike Setup, Guide

If you’ve ever looked at shock numbers, they can be somewhat confusing. Inside is a run down of some basics behind the measurements in rear shocks and springs to bring you up to speed a bit. [more]

Guide: Mobile Tool Kit Guide

10
Sep

  Guide, Products

Earlier last winter we put together a mobile tool kit and thought it’d be appropiate to show it off again.  Whether it’s at a race, on the trail, or riding around the local spot you’ve probably had something break or … Continue reading

Proof of Concept: “Do-It-All” Bike – Conclusion

4
May

  Bike Setup, Guide

Today concludes our coverage on our proof of concept “Do-It-All” bike. I have published the last pages of the article which include part weights, full bike photos, build issues and conclusion. The gallery has been fully updated with all of … Continue reading

Proof of Concept: “Do-It-All” Bike – Brakes and Cockpit

3
May

  Bike Setup, Guide

We are continuing our coverage on our proof of concept “Do-It-All” bike. Today the brake and cockpit choices are made available by clicking the link below. [more] [discuss] Previous Coverage “Do-It-All” Bike Build Guide

Proof of Concept: “Do-It-All” Bike – Drivetrain

2
May

  Bike Setup, Guide

We are continuing our coverage on our proof of concept “Do-It-All” bike. Today the drivetrain choices are made available by clicking the link below. [more] [discuss] Previous Coverage “Do-It-All” Bike Build Guide

Proof of Concept: “Do-It-All” Bike – Wheels and Tires

1
May

  Bike Setup, Guide

We are continuing our coverage on our proof of concept “Do-It-All” bike. Today the wheel and tire choices are made available by clicking the link below. [more] [discuss] Previous Coverage “Do-It-All” Bike Build Guide

Proof of Concept: “Do-It-All” Bike

30
Apr

  Guide

Last week we released our “Do-It-All” Bike Build Guide. It was developed as a tool for those looking to build a good all around bike. This week a Proof of Concept article will be published each day chronicling the choices … Continue reading

Guide: “Do-It-All” Bike Build Guide

27
Apr

  Bike Setup, Guide

We’ve written up a guide for all those riders striving to create a “do-it-all” bike. The guide should help those who are researching this type of build or are looking for all around solid parts for their bike. We hope … Continue reading

Disk Brake Alignment Tools

15
Feb

  Bike Setup, Guide, Products

Dirt Rag put up a little Microbyte article on disc alignment and the tools that can be used to fix problems. Those of us that have ever took a good spill or got a little squirrelly in a rock garden … Continue reading

Guide: Mobile Tool Kit Guide

19
Dec

  Guide

Whether it’s at a race, on the trail, or riding around the local spot you’ve probably had something break or work loose on your ride. Wouldn’t it be nice to have the confidence that you’ll be prepared to repair the … Continue reading