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Cycling News, Reviews, Chat and Ride reports



Specialized Defroster review

With mud and gloop set for the rest of winter, a pair of Specialized Defroster boots promise warm and dry feet Read the rest…

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Sunday 7th of December – great trails and the promise of sunshine

It’s been quite a while since I’d made it to a Moles Sunday ride, or even a longer MTB ride, so it was great to get out this morning. Braving the poor, put improving weather we made a group of four, James, DaveW, JohnR and I.

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13th of August – remebering how to night ride

Blimey two Moles rides in a week – it’s been a while! After the blast of last Sundays mudfest I thought that a follow up Wednesday night ride would be a good alternative so I dusted off the MTB lights, charged the batteries, dragged the newly returned from loan Pronghorn HT from the garage and posted up a ride on … Read the rest…

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10th of August Moles Ride. Tropical cycling?

After a flurry of MTFU e-mails a small select group of Moles met up at Bocketts car park. MTFU? Well the headlines of storms caused by the tail end of Hurricane/Tropical storm/Atlantic depression/heavy clouds (take your pick depending on your media outlet) Bertha meant the lure of the duvet was strong for many moles. They missed a great ride.

Pronghorn 29er review; n=n+1+1

The Pronghorn PR Carbon 29 – a good basis of lightweight 29er hardtail Read the rest…

Light Bicycle All Mountain carbon wheels review

A review of the Light Bicycle carbon wheels – Novatech hubs, 30mm wide, lightweight 29er wheels Read the rest…

Mudhugger and Powa mudguards

The relentless rain has proved to be the perfect situation for testing front and rear mudguards on our mountain bikes! Read the rest…

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Mole down on the ice :(

Black ice on a short tarmac stretch gives Lloyd no chance at avoiding trouble Read the rest…

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Ride report: Wednesday October 2 – An intrepid ride

Ranmore, Badgers, Lovely Linda, Sheepleas, Effingham or ATTWT, Boxhill, CP, LoM, Alsation; the secret language of MTBers!! Read the rest…

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Ride report: Hindhead Blackdown loop, with dry trails for once

Another of our MarkyMark specials round Hindhead and Black Down Read the rest…