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Strava makes Beacon location sharing free for all users

Stay Connected When it Counts To better support athletes’ safety and peace of mind, Strava have today announced that they are making Beacon – their live location sharing feature – accessible to everyone, whether they subscribe to Strava or not. Starting today, any athlete in the world can use Beacon for free when they record on their phone. Only subscribers will be able to auto-share a Beacon from connected devices like Garmin bike computers or Apple Watch. But Strava hope that offering a free version of Beacon will help give every athlete more control over their own safety and keep... Read more »

Strava makes Beacon location sharing free for all users

Strava makes Beacon location sharing free for all users

Strava makes Beacon location sharing free for all users

My Mountain Bike Ownership Journey

I’ve been ‘mountain biking’ for a long time. Longer than I care to admit. Admittedly, the definition of what mountain biking is has changed considerably since the 1990s. With that and with advancing technology mountain bikes have evolved dramatically over the past 20 plus years. While I was reading one of the ‘Best X budget/trail/enduro/fill-in-your-use-of-choice Mountain Bikes’ articles recently I got to reminiscing about the bikes that I’ve owned over the years. And for the sake of historical reference, nostalgia or just a laugh I’ve listed them below. Raleigh Discovery - 1991 My first mountain bike. 21 gears were the... Read more »

My Mountain Bike Ownership Journey

My Mountain Bike Ownership Journey

My Mountain Bike Ownership Journey

PMX Racing Team's Mondraker bikes for the Tokyo Olympics

The most important event of the season is here. And to celebrate the fact that Bec and Dan McConnell, and Jofre Cullell will be at the Tokyo Olympic games, they will debut their customized bikes with their national colours. Only a handful of teams can be proud to have three of their riders in the Olympics since our sport became an official Olympic discipline. Mondraker and the PMX Racing Team is celebrating this achievement in a very special way. For the most prestigious event of the last 4 years (actually 5 if we count that it was to be held... Read more »

PMX Racing Team's Mondraker bikes for the Tokyo Olympics

PMX Racing Team's Mondraker bikes for the Tokyo Olympics

PMX Racing Team's Mondraker bikes for the Tokyo Olympics

PNW Components Release Gen 3 of their Range handlebars & stem

Introducing the next generation of the Range handlebar. The Range handlebars in Cement Grey Everybody loves corndogs, right? Wrong! In a hotly contested debate, we learned that corn dogs aren’t for all of us. Which naturally brings us to the 31.8mm vs 35mm diameter dispute. We held o on making a 35mm bar until we could turn one out that we wanted to ride ourselves. Enter the Range Handlebar Gen 3, through a combo of 2014 aluminum and smart butting profiles, we made sure this larger diameter bar is an absolute dream to pilot. NOW The Desert Dune colourway For... Read more »

PNW Components Release Gen 3 of their Range handlebars & stem

PNW Components Release Gen 3 of their Range handlebars & stem

PNW Components Release Gen 3 of their Range handlebars & stem