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Fixing your bike can be great fun, honestly, and knowing what to do if things go wrong can be the difference between a disastrous trip and one...
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Mike Blewitt from AMB tested the Marin Alpine Trail 8 on some of Australia's finest trails and shares his experience ... The Marin Alpine Trai...
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When many of us were children, we lusted over BMX bikes, now that we’re getting older and have kids of our own, naturally, we’ll think about g...
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Buying your first mountain bike can be confusing. There will be a lot of words thrown around that you might have never heard before. It can in...
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The guys at AMB get their hands on a drop handlebar bike and here's their first impression. Drop handlebar bikes don't often find themselves on t...
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Lights are a bike part that we quite often don’t give much thought about. It can be seen as a basic part of your arsenal that helps you stay...
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In our previous article, we went over the basics of suspension. Now we want to look a bit deeper and give you a much better understanding of th...
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Press Release: Polygon Bikes Australia’s largest consumer-direct bicycle retailer, Bicycles Online has launched into the North American marke...
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When Jono and I started our bicycle business, we weren’t even selling bikes – we had a bike tour business, renting bikes to tourists in our be...
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In our previous articles, we have looked at how to set your suspension up and a few basic terms . Now, we’ll want to look at keeping your su...
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In the video below, Aaron from Marin Bikes California gives you a quick tour of the new 2020 Marin All-Road & Bikepacking range of bikes. ...
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Marin's Alpine Trail 7 is a truly affordable 29er with up-to-date geometry, 150 millimeters of wheel travel in the back and a 160-millimeter f...
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Polygon has a great range of aluminium full-suspension bikes that cover all the mountain bike niches, and they are named with a letter and a ...
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The guys at Rotorburn took the new Marin Mount Vision for a test ride and this was their feedback: Remember the days before being able to seamles...
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Lights are a great way to stay safe on a bike. It is one of those items that you should always make sure you budget for, particularly during w...
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You need a thick skin to design bikes! When we posted our first impressions piece about this bike, there was an onslaught of comments about ho...
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The simple answer to whether the Polygon Heist or Polygon Path is for you, is to ask the question: do you need front suspension or not. If you...
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Suspension can be a mind field, from your buddy who is an “expert” to the local shop guy out of their depth to the person that genuinely knows...
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How a rear suspension system is changing the way we look at suspension travel Sometimes bike companies can be accused of merely trying to rei...
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For many people in the developing world, walking is their primary mode of transportation. Add the challenge of distance and seemingly simple t...
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Pro-Rider Matt Jones recently visited Sydney, Australia, a part of his world tour to hit all major events and film a new RedBull video. Whilst in...
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The Alpine Trail is Marin's new weapon of choice for riders looking for a 29er with big travel on an alloy frame and a carefully selected sp...
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ION sets the standard in terms of an unbeatable design of shoes. ION also believes in improving their durability, climate and comfort. ION'...
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Matt Jones is coming to Sydney! Join professional mountain biker Matt Jones at Hornsby's Old Mans Valley Mountain Bike Trails for a day of shre...
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The Marin Wolf Ridge Pro is one of those bikes that comes along every now and then and checks my jaded perspective on the evolution of bike techn...
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Unique suspension platform that does almost everything well What is it​ The Wolf Ridge is Marin’s answer to the ultra-competitive long trave...
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The new Marin Rift Zone is a fun little trail bike with real capability beyond its price tag, sold in a box and delivered to your door from bicyc...
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