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9.3

Loved it!

7,500km Across The Trans-Oceania Aboard the Kona Sutra LTD

Jan 24, 2017
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micah356

This bike was tested on the 2016 Trans-Oceania cycling expedition The bike packing phenomenon has been a godsend for TDA’s style of riding. Traditional touring bikes have never been a perfect fit for supported tours like ours, but the fast-and-light approach of bike packing has led to a multitude of new and exciting bike options. When I got the call to ride

9.1

So Fun!

User Review: Team Colin Reviews the 2017 Norco Ithaqua

Jan 15, 2017
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teamcolin

Christmas came early this year for Team Colin, in the form of a test ride weekend with a 2017 Norco Ithaqua 6.1. Norco’s answer to the question “Hey Norco, could you please build a racing fatbike for me? They answered “Yes”, and the Ithaqua is many other things too, but at it its core, it’s just a big, mean, race-ready,

9.2

Amazing!

Tested: Santa Cruz Tallboy 3 CC

Nov 09, 2016
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Like many, this story begins as the proud owner of either the legendary Tallboy or its updated follow-up the Tallboy 2. Both were undeniable, leading-edge bikes in the budding 29er market. In my case, it was the second version, and like countless skeptics was the bike that sold me on the big wheels. The capabilities of my Tallboy 2 never

Five Days In Whistler Bike Park – Which Rental Ruled the Roost

Oct 13, 2016
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Neville Park

Recently I had the pleasure of demoing four top-of-the-line bikes at Whistler Bike Park. Conditions were all-time with the mountain receiving a bunch of rain the week before and then nothing but pure sun for the days I was there. An early morning flight and a friend picked me up, bike in tow from YVR. We headed up towards MTB mecca, The

9.1

Amazing!

Tested: Giant Trance Advanced 27.5 1

Jul 15, 2016
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When it came time to choose my long-term ride for the season, the Giant Trance Advanced 27.5 1 was at the top of a very short list. Even researching other brands, nothing checked all the boxes like this machine does. It’s ultra capable, extremely versatile and comes at a price that will leave room for a bike trip or two

8.3

Amazing

TESTED: 2015 Scott Genius LT 700 Tuned

Nov 17, 2015
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wall66

The Genius LT has been part of the Scott Sports line up for a few years now, but in the past couple, it has received some major updating. Gone are it’s 185mm of travel—a bit of a nowheresville with regards to speciality for it’s rider. It has also seen them move away from the DT Swiss pull shock system, and

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