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Melon Optics Parker MX Goggles – Review

MELONS…Now that I have your attention let’s talk eye protection. Mud splats, dust or even small rocks can be a danger when you are shredding the trails, or alternatively when you are juicing a lemon. Goggles offer protection and if I learnt anything in school it was that you should always use protection. In comparison […]

Llandegla Core Skills Course for Women

It was my birthday and Mr Betty surprised me with a ticket to a One Planet Adventure Llandegla Women’s Core Skills course. Can you just imagine my surprise – instead of holding a puppy, my boyfriend held a piece of folded paper and a big grin on his face (which was justified). When Mr Betty […]

Commencal Meta V4 Purple 2016- Review

  The Commencal Meta V4 Purple is my first full-suspension bike. This feels like an important step in my mountain bike education. I bought this bike in January 2016 from an amazing bike shop called Bikeactive. The guys know their stuff and answered all my questions before and after I decided to part with my […]

SixSixOne Rage Knee Pads – Review

Today I am doing a review of SixSix One Rage Knee Pads. A surprisingly flexible knee pad at a competitive price, great for a few hours ride at a trail centre or bike park but there are lighter pads out there for all day rides. Whilst the design team at SixSixOne have done a good job, there is a lot less positive to say about SixSixOne’s marketing team.

Fox Flux Helmet – Review

I review the 2015 Fox Flux Helmet, a great entry-level or intermediate Enduro or trail helmet. The Fox Flux helmet has been a staple of riders for all day rides and trail centre blasts and offers excellent rear protection, and even includes a ‘women specific’ version, at some point you are going to own one […]