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The differences between Cyclocross and Road bikes

Cyclocross bikes and road bikes can look almost indistinguishable from each other at first appearances, but take a closer look and you'll see the differences which separate them from each other.

What makes a downhill bike different to a regular MTB?

Big jumps, tall drops and more rocks than a Flintstones movie. Downhill bikes are designed for the most extreme side of mountain biking, but what makes them different to normal mountain bikes?

The Mountain bike Olympic event

Mountain biking comes in many different forms and categories, although the Olympics Mountain biking event is classed as cross-country (XC). Like the BMX event it has only recently been introduced into the Olympics (Atlanta 1996), so I’m going to explain a little bit about how it works. The course winds its way over 5km through …