Racers Rides: Felt Edict

12-08-2019  Max Suttie   Reviews  Bikes 

The Felt Edict 1 sits one level down from top of the range FRD modal priced at £5300 and 22lbs in weight.  The bike comes with a strong specification of sensible race day components such as; Sram XO Eagle groupset, SR Suntour's brand new Axon 34mm stanchion  100mm fork and Edge RL

Racers Rides: Santa Cruz Blur CC

03-08-2019  Max Suttie   Bikes 

An awesome XC racing rig with a modern gnarly feel, fitting the modern trend of a “light weight trail bike”. One of the more robust and maintainable race bikes out there that puts one hell of a smile on your face.

2019 Specialized S-Works Epic FS Review

01-02-2019  Max Suttie   Reviews  Bikes 

If you like to go fast, like really fast and love your bike bling then the S-Works Epic FS could be for you. There is the small issue of the £8750 price tag, but in all fairness this is a superbike and it certainly rides like one.

Specialized Era Review - Hannah Attenburrow

17-08-2017  Ross Wildman   Reviews  Bikes 

The Specialized ERA Carbon Comp is an awesome piece of women’s specific kit. Specialized have done an excellent job making a high spec women’s racing machine. With its low stand over height, rear shock brain technology and FACT9m carbon frame this women’s bike packs a lot of features into a...

Race Bike Focus: Matt Jones' 24 hour racing machines

27-07-2017  Matthew Jones   XC Race News  Reviews  Bikes 

Having two bikes for a 24 hour race is pretty important particularly if weather conditions go south and mudmeggedon happens meaning a bike swap every lap is near essential if you want to be at the sharp end. Washing my only bike mid lap in the rain at 3am a few years ago at Relentless 24 was not...

Specialized Sworks Epic WC Review Sam Humphreys

20-05-2017  Ross Wildman   Reviews  Bikes 

Specialized Sworks Epic WC is the second Race focus review we've received from Sam Humphreys, He's piloted the bike to multiple wins already this season! Words By Sam. My love affair with the epic started way back in 2003 when I took delivery of my very first Sworks bike……back when everyone...

Travers RussTi

08-05-2017  Russ Welch   Reviews  Bikes 

I saw the call from UKXCnews for reviews of owners bikes. I have my own Blog so I thought lets colour these guys page up a bit with something a little left field. I have been riding Travers frames for a few years now first with a Rudy 29 and now this RussTi which is a development of the...