Raleigh Talus 3

Raleigh Talus 3 Review

Need a solid entry-level mountain bike that won’t break the bank and is trail-ready right out of the box? Raleigh may have your answer in their Talus 3 cross country hardtail, though for the price we feel that there are some areas Raleigh could do better. Even so, for beginners looking for a low-cost starting point with plenty of room …

best bikes for short riders

Best Bikes for Short Riders

In the last 20 years, the bike industry has made great strides to accommodate riders of all sizes, especially shorter people. With the advent of sloping frames, the ability to straddle adult bikes with ease has been made available.  To this point, one of the main keys on bike sizing now is not the frame height, but the saddle to …

best mtb grips

Best MTB Grips

In the infancy of mountain biking, a simple was the standard. The often slipped on the bars, got torn, and would get slippery when wet.  So much has changed in the decades that have followed, with hundreds of grips to choose from. We will review and list some of the best MTB grips on the market. It is quite crazy …

Diamondback Mountain Bike Reviews

Diamondback Mountain Bike Reviews

Diamondback has a deep rich history in the bicycle market, and was one of the first to market a variety of mountain bikes when the genre was created.  For many years, they sponsored major international mountain bike teams anchored by hall of fame riders like Dave Wiens and Susan Demattei who won an Olympic medal in 1996. In the Diamondback …