The Banshee Paradox makes wagon wheel riding fun! It truly lives up to its namesake!
I’ve always wondered how a mountain bike with tires wider than my motorcycle’s would handle. “Monster Truck,” “Sofa on Wheels,” and “Lumbering Behemoth” are the phrases I usually hear from people describing fat bikes. Not really descriptions that make you look forward to riding one, but I was still intrigued by these modern day penny farthings.
Photos by Isa Halamani Words by Cadosomnium Each year gravity and enduro aficionados from all over the country ascend (and then descend!) on Mt. Samat, Pilar Bataan to participate in the iconic BEER Enduro Challenge. The 3rd installment of this prestigious race was held last September 25, 2016 and it […]
The Baguio and Benguet boys seem to have been out of circulation for the past months or so, but certainly not idle.
Many, many, many years ago, the Philippine mountain bike scene was astir by the announcement of IsoLink, the first locally designed mountain bike. The very first prototype had steel tubes welded by renowned frame builder Ave Maldea, the linkages were hand machined in a machine shop in Marikina, and the […]
An affordable solution to make your bike’s geometry slacker.
Again, as mentioned in Part 1, your significant other must be interested in learning to ride in the first place, and not just pretending because you’ve been bugging her about it.
So your GF/Missus/Significant Other has decided to give mountain biking a shot! Cheers all around. Deciding to mountain bike is a big thing, especially in a country where Belo rakes in tons of cash from women who want to be lily-white and flawless.
Listen up, kids. Today, we are going to talk about suspension progression. When your friend tells you “bruh, my suspension feels too progressive”, don’t just wipe your nose then slowly walk away. Tell your friend “duuude, get a larger volume air can to make it more linear”. Listen carefully. There will be a quiz after the lesson.
Follow this easy conversion hack from old Presta valves and duct tape.