Ed Haythornthwaite

Ed Haythornthwaite

I prefer going downhill to uphill, but if it involves two wheels I'll probably love it. And yeah, I'm one of those weirdos who likes tinkering with bikes too.

Recent Articles By Ed

Fresh Produce

X-Fusion DH Fork: First Sneak Peak

The rumours are true, X-Fusion have a DH fork in the pipeline...

X-Fusion DH Fork: First Sneak Peak
Videos

Saas Fee Glacier MTB Race 2013

Richie Taylor gives us his account from the race along with a great video...plus there's a truly bonkers story from the equally bonkers race.

Saas Fee Glacier MTB Race 2013
News

Build Your Own Curtis Frame

Gary from Curtis is looking at offering frame building courses...

Build Your Own Curtis Frame
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Worlds First 720 Tailwhip On A Mountain Bike!

Adam Williams goes whiptititytastic...

Worlds First 720 Tailwhip On A Mountain Bike!
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Ellsworth Evolve Carbon | Fresh Produce

Ellsworth have dabbled with carbon before, but this is their most carboniferous bike yet.

Ellsworth Evolve Carbon | Fresh Produce
News

Orange Mountain Bikes' Michael Bonney Seriously Injured in Road Cycling Crash

Sad news indeed as one of the biggest characters in the bike trade lies in a critical condition in hospital.

Orange Mountain Bikes' Michael Bonney Seriously Injured in Road Cycling Crash
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Five Ten 'Winterized' Shoes | Fresh Produce

Winterized? Think no mesh vents and a sole that's even grippier than ever!

Five Ten 'Winterized' Shoes | Fresh Produce
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Friday St David's Randoms

Get out your leeks, daff's and sheep, it's St David's day!

Friday St David's Randoms
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New Shimano Deore | Fresh Produce

Shimano's bargain priced Deore gets an overhaul...

New Shimano Deore | Fresh Produce
Videos

Marcelo Gutierrez's Winning Run - Valparaiso Cerro Abajo 2013

If you've ever wondered how quick you have to go to win the urban DH race in Valparaiso Cerro Abajo then watch this...

Marcelo Gutierrez's Winning Run - Valparaiso Cerro Abajo 2013
Videos

Unit Farm Jam 2013

Southland New Zealand hosted the 2013 Farm Jam and it looked like a sweet event, check out all the action here...

Unit Farm Jam 2013
Racing

2013 Valparaiso Cerro Abajo Urban DH Gallery

Fraser Britton gives us the photo lowdown...

2013 Valparaiso Cerro Abajo Urban DH Gallery
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X-Fusion Hilo SL Seatpost | Fresh Produce

X-Fusion up their stakes in the dropper post game...

X-Fusion Hilo SL Seatpost | Fresh Produce
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Loaded AmXc Lock-On Grips | Fresh Produce

Some pretty unique grips from the guys at Loaded...

Loaded AmXc Lock-On Grips | Fresh Produce
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Continental Revo Tyre Sealant | Fresh Produce

Synthetic latex and an ammonia free formula is what Continental reckon makes this stuff great.

Continental Revo Tyre Sealant | Fresh Produce
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MRP AMg Chain Guide | Fresh Produce

Perhaps the ultimate trail bike chain device...

MRP AMg Chain Guide | Fresh Produce
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DMR 35mm Wingbars and Defy Stem | Fresh Produce

DMR follow Easton's lead and add a 35mm bar and stem to their lineup.

DMR 35mm Wingbars and Defy Stem | Fresh Produce
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Bionicon C.Guide | Fresh Produce

A simple and affordable gizmo to help keep your chain on.

Bionicon C.Guide | Fresh Produce
News

Friday Meteoric Randoms

Hopefully scientists are right that Asteroid 2012 DA14 will just skim the Earth tonight, otherwise this may well be the last Friday randoms ever.

Friday Meteoric Randoms
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Knox Oryx Gloves | Fresh Produce

If you've ever broken your scaphoid, or you simply don't want to break it, then take a look at these gloves...

Knox Oryx Gloves | Fresh Produce
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Top Five: DH Chain Devices - Blackspire DER Guide

Every day this week we'll be featuring one of our favourite DH chain devices, and today it's the turn of the ultralight DER Guide from...

Top Five: DH Chain Devices - Blackspire DER Guide
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Top Five: DH Chain Devices - Gamut P30s

Every day this week we'll be featuring one of our favourite DH chain devices, and today it's the turn of Gamut's ultra minimalist yet excellent...

Top Five: DH Chain Devices - Gamut P30s