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    December 9, 2014

    ON TEST: Bikes we played with for #145

    In Issue 145 we had four great bikes on test, from the new SB5C super trail bike by Yeti, Trek’s Slash 8, through to a killer value carbon hardtail – the GT Zaskar. We also put the first kilometres on...

  • The story
    December 9, 2014

    VIDEO: Jerome Clementz – Escape Mo...

    What do you do with your spare time? Euro Enduro star Jerome Clementz rides down volcanos. Here's the second Escape instalment.

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    December 6, 2014

    VIDEO: Dan Atherton – Escape. Crea...

    Dan Atherton's ability to build trails on the family's properties has kept them ahead of their competitors, and is also helping to push the sport.

  • There are more than a few features to keep advanced riders entertained.
    December 5, 2014

    Bike Buller launches the Epic Trail

    In early 2013, news came out that an IMBA Epic trail was coming to Australia. Long, gravity assisted, remote… a pretty awesome proposition in any mountain biker’s eyes. And after months of...

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    November 28, 2014

    2 Days to Pin it – Mt Baw Baw

    Mt Baw Baw is a relatively recent edition to the summer line up of mountain biking alpine destinations but it’s trails always bring the crowds. In this edit a motley crew of downhill and all mou...

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REVIEWED: Bontrager Lithos MTB Helmet

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Here in Australia, we have some of the strictest helmet standards around. And while that might restrict some of the models that come into the country, it’s not like we have little to choose from. Bontrager have been making helmets for about 10 years, and like many of their products,…

Crankworx Rotorua Needs You

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The Crankworx festival is back and next year it’s rolling into Rotorua to kick off the 2015 Mountain bike season with 5 days of some of the riding the world has to offer. Offering everything from kids pump track lessons, to big whip and dual slalom competitions, downhill and a…

Bikes, Brews & All New XTR

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Shimano’s all new XTR range has had anticipation levels high but nothing comes close to a proper hands-on education.

Smith and Fairclough get trigger happy

A bit of preparation, nearly a hundred sony helmet cams and some contraptions that look they escaped an Ok Go music video, Steve Smith and Brendan Fairclough have put together one whacky edit to capture every single angle possible from the top to the bottom of the trail.

The Dudes of Hazzard – Part 5 skys the limit

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This is the final instalment of The Dudes of Hazzards 2014 series of films titled Business as Usual. In this final part the boys take some time away to explore their home country of Scotland. Joe’s wagon “The Landship III” travels over to the bonny isle of Skye and the…

The must have Christmas gifts for any rider

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Christmas gifts that just have to be on the list. Whether they’re best in group, unbeatable value, super cool or all three, this is the go to list for your mountain bike gifts this Christmas. Camelback Mule 3L Launched in 1996, there is no denying the prestige and performance this…

Australian Gravity Enduro Series Returns in 2015

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After success in 2014, Alpine Gravity and Rocky Trail Entertainment have put together six events for 2015 to create the Australian Gravity Enduro Series.  In 2014, more than 550 riders participated in the events across NSW, VIC, SA, WA, ACT and QLD, and this next series is set to explode with more rounds…

Autumn living at the Coast Gravity Park

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The Coastal Crew’s been keeping busy in the woods of the Sunshine Coast creating the world’s first year-round mountain bike facility in the small coastal town of Sechelt. Funded entirely by the support of the mountain bike community this project is a true testament to how rad our sport really…

AMB’S Swiss epic teaser

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In AMB’s Travel Special we head to Switzerlands Zermatt region for some rugged alpine trails. Here are a few select clips from our time there and make sure pick up the Travel Special in stores now for the full story.

Armidale Bike Track

A short time ago local riders realised the smorgasbord of potential and began digging the area into the home of national champions. The riding scene in Armidale is extremely accessible with many trails close by and regular events. This is largely due to the thriving local club New England Mountain…