Ben Winder

Ben Winder

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News

Ride Sheffield Needs You!

The group Ride Sheffield have plans to build a trail on the edge of Sheffield.

Ride Sheffield Needs You!
News

Fabien Barel signs for Canyon Factory Enduro Team

After Barel and Mondraker split, there's been rumors and hearsay about Barel.

Fabien Barel signs for Canyon Factory Enduro Team
Videos

Adam Brayton - Once Upon A Trail

Once upon a trail there was.....

Adam Brayton - Once Upon A Trail
Videos

Happy Valentines day from Manon Carpenter

Manon spent her Valentines day to her with her one and only.

Happy Valentines day from Manon Carpenter
Dirt 100

2013 Dirt 100: Fox 34 Float 29

As far as 29er forks go, there is no reason to look any further than the 34 from Fox.

2013 Dirt 100: Fox 34 Float 29
News

A Random Friday

So we're supposed to have a big freeze!? Hopefully these randoms will keep you warm from the inside out!

A Random Friday
Dirt 100

2013 Dirt 100: RockShox Lyrik RC2 DH

It’s hard to define the purpose of the Lyrik without using the term ‘freeride

2013 Dirt 100: RockShox Lyrik RC2 DH
Dirt 100

2013 Dirt 100: Marzocchi 55 RC3 TI

The majority of fork manufacturers may be turning every attention to air-sprung units.

2013 Dirt 100: Marzocchi 55 RC3 TI
Dirt 100

2013 Dirt 100: Bos Deville

Another feather in the cap for BOS is the brilliant Deville fork, which for 2013 is offered in 140, 160 and 170mm travel options.

2013 Dirt 100: Bos Deville
Dirt 100

2013 Dirt 100: Marzocchi 888 RC3 TI

Having had several rough years, Marzocchi have thankfully since had several highly successful years and are now well and truly back to their roots.

2013 Dirt 100: Marzocchi 888 RC3 TI
Dirt 100

2013 Dirt 100: RockShox BoXXer R2C2

The BoXXer R2C2 is RockShox’s mid-range downhill fork, it’s coil-sprung and it hasn’t changed an awful lot for 2013.

2013 Dirt 100: RockShox BoXXer R2C2
Dirt 100

2013 Dirt 100: Bos Idylle Rare Air

Perfection achieved?

2013 Dirt 100: Bos Idylle Rare Air
News

Grant 'Chopper' Fielder Joins Nukeproof

Chopper has flown the Kona Clump nest and straight into the Nukeproof.

Grant 'Chopper' Fielder Joins Nukeproof
Dirt 100

2013 Dirt 100: Trek Session 9.9

One of the bikes in this year’s 100 that is definitely earning the tag of ‘high end’ is this Trek Session 9.9.

2013 Dirt 100: Trek Session 9.9
Dirt 100

2013 Dirt 100: Specialized Carbon Demo

Another bike experiencing a re-birth with the latest cool material – carbon fibre – is the already world-dominating Specialized Demo.

2013 Dirt 100: Specialized Carbon Demo
Dirt 100

2013 Dirt 100: Morewood Makulu

Whilst some manufacturers change their designs annually or every couple of years, Morewood struck gold with theirs several years ago and apart from a change...

2013 Dirt 100: Morewood Makulu
Dirt 100

2013 Dirt 100: Intense M-9

Dirt’s primary bike tester, Steve Jones, described this as the king of ‘boutique bikes’ – and when buying an Intense that is just what you...

2013 Dirt 100: Intense M-9
Dirt 100

2013 Dirt 100: Scott Gambler

Scott’s flagship downhill bike, the Gambler, has taken quite an overhaul for 2013.

2013 Dirt 100: Scott Gambler
Dirt 100

2013 Dirt 100: Mondraker Summum

Mondraker are one of those bike companies with no fear of pushing the limits of design in the name of technological performance, and they have...

2013 Dirt 100: Mondraker Summum
Dirt 100

2013 Dirt 100: Orange 322

With this 322 Orange have finally put themselves back where they belong; at the top of the downhill game.

2013 Dirt 100: Orange 322
Dirt 100

2013 Dirt 100: YT Tues 2.0

We're kicking off the the 2013 Dirt 100 with a corker! And you'll be getting a new product every day...

2013 Dirt 100: YT Tues 2.0
Dirt 100

2013 Dirt 100 Coming Soon!

It'll be worth the wait!

2013 Dirt 100 Coming Soon!
Dirt 100

2013 Dirt 100 Coming Soon!

It'll be worth the wait!

2013 Dirt 100 Coming Soon!
Dirt 100

2013 Dirt 100 Coming Soon!

It'll be worth the wait!

2013 Dirt 100 Coming Soon!