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Mad Ride: Rizzo Cycles SSMTB

Mad Ride: Rizzo Cycles SSMTB

3 WEEKS AGO / NO COMMENTS / MOUNTAIN BIKES

The klunker blazed the trail for modern mountain bike design and subsequent bikes were more purpose-designed and built, yet handmade in steel. After a few generations of evolution and development, a steel hardtail still seems to be the pinnacle for the long-term rider. Madrid’s Rubén Durán of Rizzo Cycles is dedicated to upholding the torch.

The True Meaning Of Bespoke: Mosaic MT-1 SS

The True Meaning Of Bespoke: Mosaic MT-1 SS

1 MONTH AGO / NO COMMENTS / MOUNTAIN BIKES

Today, ‘bespoke’ can refer to anything from cars to software, although it’s originally derived from the British tailoring profession. It’s bandied about in the bicycle industry as well, but for The Bike Tailor in Brighton, the definition is a perfect fit.

Left Of The Field: Caminade ChillEasy

Compared to a road-hugging racer, the full-suspension mountain bike is a complicated and constantly-evolving combination of geometries and genres. Volumes could be filled with the…