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How one reader S-MAXed their life

Tim’s Ford S-MAX ready to roll And a shiny Cannondale Prophet to play with Clear priorities in loading the Ford S-MAX here – but it swallows two...

How one reader S-MAXed their life
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Hamish Anderson's Foes FXR

This is my 2007 Foes FXR 2:1 which I got shortly after I relocated from the UK to San Jose early last year. I’d spent most...

Hamish Anderson's Foes FXR
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Sheldon Brown: 1944-2008

Sheldon Brown Sheldon Brown, technical guru and internet legend, has died of a heart attack aged 63. Sheldon was born on 14 July 1944. He grew up...

Sheldon Brown: 1944-2008
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Photos of the Week

There’s been a real surge not only in the quantity of photos added to the gallery, but also in the quality in the past week....

Photos of the Week
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Photos of the Week

It needs no introduction. It’s our third weekly roundup of our favourite photos as uploaded by you to the BM gallery. Following with the ‘taken...

Photos of the Week
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Photos of the Week

We did say that we’d make the new BM Photos of the Week a regular Friday feature, and true to our word here’s the second...

Photos of the Week
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Photos of the week

As we look out through the windows of the BM office, the rain is not merely pouring, it’s hammering down. Anyone for a ride? It’s...

Photos of the week
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2007: A year in photos

2007 marked a particularly good year of riding, notable no least when browsing the pages of the BM Gallery. We’ve been party to some fantastic...

2007: A year in photos
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Daftpunk's Seven Sola

    I’ve had a long fascination with titanium frames since having an all-too-fleeting ride on a Bontrager Ti bike back in the day. So it was...

Daftpunk's Seven Sola
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Travis Brown's Trek 69er

    Trek’s 69er singlespeed is already a fairly outré bike to be coming from a major manufacturer. One gear, wheels of different sizes and a Maverick...

Travis Brown's Trek 69er
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Bikes, cameras, elbows, tea and cakes

  If you were riding on Somerset’s rather splendid Quantock Hills one weekend in October, you may have encountered a slightly curious sight. To wit, a...

Bikes, cameras, elbows, tea and cakes
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210 km/h

If you were paying attention to bicycle-related media outlets in the 90s, you’ll probably have a hazy recollection of the antics of Eric Baronè and...

210 km/h
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Drop in, stay loose

    Hi, my name is Alex and I’m rubbish on a bike. And it’s delusional for most riders to think any different – you may be...

Drop in, stay loose
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Thomas Frischknecht's Scott Spark

    Thomas Frischknecht is a legend in XC racing. He’s been on the circuit for years, won World Championships, World Cups and all sorts of other...

Thomas Frischknecht's Scott Spark
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South Downs Double: 22h 20m 25s

Neil Newell at Cocking – some way to go yet It was a couple of years ago when, after riding the South Downs Way end-to-end yet...

South Downs Double: 22h 20m 25s
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Accidental champion

Pic: Niall Flinn Recently I accidently became the Haute Garonne Midi Pyrenean Champion. I love routine, and hate being disorganised, but every now and then a...

Accidental champion
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South Downs Way record remains intact

Ian Butler didn’t quite manage to break the record Records aren’t broken without a support team Record-breaker Ian Butler has failed a second time to bring home...

South Downs Way record remains intact
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Ultimate Road Trip: The concluding chapter

With the gang taking a good night’s rest they were ready for action early. Hooking up with Jeremy Olson at the Whistler tennis club for...

Ultimate Road Trip: The concluding chapter
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Ultimate Road Trip: Days 3 and 4

Day 4 – Sun Peaks They survived, with just a few demons to wrestle in their heads from too much beer! Another wet day… And we...

Ultimate Road Trip: Days 3 and 4
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Ultimate Road Trip: Day 2

Recently the BC Bike Parks collective – an alliance of all the bike-friendly resorts in British Columbia – along with Marin Bikes ran a competition....

Ultimate Road Trip: Day 2