Monthly Archives: September 2016

Axiom Tempest Hydracore Panniers

Tempest Hydracore P27 panniers

The Tempest Hydracore P27 panniers from Axiom are the perfect way for me to carry more gear on my bike. Some days, that meant snacks and an extra layer. Other days, I bravely threw a camera and a couple of…

Sol Jam – Music All Day and Night

Sol Jam Bluetooth speaker from ECOXGEAR

When I saw the Sol Jam Bluetooth speaker at the ECOXGEAR booth during this year’s Outdoor Retailer Summer Market, I was intrigued. We’ve seen all sorts of Bluetooth speakers, but this one has a built-in solar panel. A quick look at the…

Canfield Brothers ‘Boosts’ Nimble 9 for 2017

Iconic steel hardtail 29er gets refreshed with updated geometry and Boost 148 hub spacing.   Canfield Brothers, high-end boutique mountain bike manufacturer, offers the fourth generation of its iconic steel Nimble 9 29er hardtail. This newest model features refinements which keep the…

Garneau Raid MIPS Cycling Helmet

Garneau Raid MIPS Cycling Helmet

Rounding out our Garneu MTB kit reviews is their Raid MIPS cycling helmet. I know, helmets may not be the most sexy piece of kit you buy, and they all seem to be the same. But with input from scientists and…