Pinkbike Poll: How Mechanically Minded Are You?

Pinkbike Poll: How Mechanically Minded Are You?

As a responsible rider, it’s always good to know a few mechanical basics, things like how to check that your bike is safe to ride, fix a flat, and straighten the handlebars after a crash. In reality, that will get you out on a ride and then back almost every...
First Ride: Bird’s New Aether 7 Trail Bike

First Ride: Bird’s New Aether 7 Trail Bike

The Aether 7 is the newest model from British mountain bike direct-sales brand Bird. Replacing the old Aeris 120/120LT, this new bike has 130mm of rear wheel travel with a 140mm fork up front and rolls on 27.5” wheels. The geometry is right on the money if you want a...
YT Releases New Decoy 29

YT Releases New Decoy 29

YT have released details of their new Decoy 29, which sports 29″ wheels front and rear, as opposed to the other Decoy model’s mullet setup. The new bike comes in sizes S to XXL with updated geometry and 150mm of travel. There are two models, Pro and Base,...
Video: Transition Bikes Revisits 2007 on an Original Bottlerocket

Video: Transition Bikes Revisits 2007 on an Original Bottlerocket

The infamous Bottlerocket. The bike that put us on the map. At a time where bikes seemed to fit into more distinct categories, the Bottlerocket broke those barriers, and opened up a new category of bikes that could do it all. It was low slung like a slopestyle bike,...