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 …

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 …

raleigh mountain bike reviews

Raleigh Mountain Bike Reviews

Raleigh has a deep and rich history in the cycling industry. Being one of the oldest bicycle companies in the world, Raleigh was started in England in the year 1885. It grew quickly and became the largest bicycle company in the world several times over the 20th century. Within mountain bikes, Raleigh was one of the first companies to mass …

Mountain Bike Crankset Reviews

One of the coolest upgrades you can do to your mountain bike is to change out the crankset.  There are dozens of reasons why, but a quality crankset makes a difference. In this article we will explore the various options and what they will mean to you. If you are looking for a simple answer of a great upgrade crankset …