Dirt 100 2013

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2013 Dirt 100: SIDI DOMINATOR SRS

Bet you didn’t expect to see a set of these in the Dirt 100! No, they aren’t slippers, these are handmade SPD shoes from the...

2013 Dirt 100: SIDI DOMINATOR SRS
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2013 Dirt 100: SHIMANO AM 45

Although some people like to opt for the ‘function over fashion’ approach to SPDs that a set of lightweight dancing shoes can provide, if you...

2013 Dirt 100: SHIMANO AM 45
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2013 Dirt 100: FIVE TEN FREERIDER VXI

Five Ten’s legendary grip was first introduced to the mountain bike scene back when Sam Hill and Nathan Rennie were tearing up the World Cup...

2013 Dirt 100: FIVE TEN FREERIDER VXI
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2013 Dirt 100: VANS GRAVEL

Finally a competitor to Five Ten! There are plenty of flat pedal specific shoes out there, as well as innumerable non-specific skate shoes that will...

2013 Dirt 100: VANS GRAVEL
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2013 Dirt 100: TROY LEE DESIGNS 5450

Although the majority of riders are most at home in a set of knee-only pads, the 5450 knee and shin guards from TLD are so...

2013 Dirt 100: TROY LEE DESIGNS 5450
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2013 Dirt 100: SCOTT MINUS GLOVES

Comfortable, lightweight, minimal. What else do you need to know about Scott’s Minus gloves?

2013 Dirt 100: SCOTT MINUS GLOVES
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2013 Dirt 100: O’NEAL GREG MINNAAR SIGNATURE KNEE GAURDS

Soft padding that ‘moulds’ to your body shape has been available for some years now, but some companies have managed to work with impact-resistant foam...

2013 Dirt 100: O’NEAL GREG MINNAAR SIGNATURE KNEE GAURDS
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2013 Dirt 100: SCOTT RECRUIT PRO 2 COMPRESSION ARMOUR

With Swiss resident Ben Walker on-board with Scott product development you can be sure that every single gravity product has been designed, refined and...

2013 Dirt 100: SCOTT RECRUIT PRO 2 COMPRESSION ARMOUR
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2013 Dirt 100: ATLAS NECK BRACE

Neck braces are still relatively new on the mountain bike scene, but we think it’s fair to say they’ve earned their place and aren’t going...

2013 Dirt 100: ATLAS NECK BRACE
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2013 Dirt 100: POC CRANE

Swedish company POC have a real eye for innovation and the new Crane helmet looks set to retain that reputation, with its 2012 Eurobike Award...

2013 Dirt 100: POC CRANE
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2013 Dirt 100: Fox Flux

Having a good fitting helmet must be the most important part of any mountain bike rider’s kit, and there are few that come close to...

2013 Dirt 100: Fox Flux
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2013 Dirt 100: BELL FULL-9

Step into 21st century helmet design with Bell; this Full-9 lid is packed with every feature conceivable and more...

2013 Dirt 100: BELL FULL-9
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2013 Dirt 100: Hope Race EVO X2 Brakes

Ever the masters of machining beautiful looking bike parts, something that Hope also do rather well is to make some of the best performing and...

2013 Dirt 100: Hope Race EVO X2 Brakes
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2013 Dirt 100: SHIMANO SAINT BRAKES

As a brand, Shimano rarely, if ever, shout about their abilities or boast superiority, but every now and then they go out there and slip...

2013 Dirt 100: SHIMANO SAINT BRAKES
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2013 Dirt 100: SHIMANO XTR TRAIL BRAKES

Is there anything in the XTR range that doesn’t deserve the title of ‘Ultimate’? As far as trail brakes go, there truly is nothing better...

2013 Dirt 100: SHIMANO XTR TRAIL BRAKES
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2013 Dirt 100: AVID CODE R BRAKES

The Code R from Avid is essentially a half-way house between the beef-cake Code brake and the company’s ever-popular Elixir range.

2013 Dirt 100: AVID CODE R BRAKES
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2013 Dirt 100: KS LEV SEATPOST

The Lev seatpost features a little something that no-one else has managed to yet master; the static cable.

2013 Dirt 100: KS LEV SEATPOST
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2013 Dirt 100: ROCKSHOX REVERB

Smooth running, infinitely height-adjustable and as desirable as a seat-post could possibly be, the Rockshox Reverb is the pinnacle of enduro chic and lusted after...

2013 Dirt 100: ROCKSHOX REVERB
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2013 Dirt 100: ESI GRIPS

These ESI grips are essentially a tube of silicone moulded with the hole slightly off centre.

2013 Dirt 100: ESI GRIPS
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2013 Dirt 100: Charge Griddle Grips

It’s the little things that add up to making a great feeling and riding bike, and grips are one of the most important of those.

2013 Dirt 100: Charge Griddle Grips
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2013 Dirt 100: Renthal Integra Stem

If anyone is going to know how to make a quality direct-mount stem, then it must surely be motocross brand Renthal.

2013 Dirt 100: Renthal Integra Stem
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2013 Dirt 100: EASTON HAVOC STEM

CNC’d from a solid block of aluminium, the Havoc stem from Easton is not only one of the best looking stems on the market but...

2013 Dirt 100: EASTON HAVOC STEM
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2013 Dirt 100: THOMSON X4 STEM

As far as products instrumental to the history of mountain biking go, Thomson’s legendary stems perhaps come above all else.

2013 Dirt 100: THOMSON X4 STEM
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2013 Dirt 100: Cane Creek Angleset

Along with their Double Barrel shock, Cane Creek are having a pretty good go at setting some industry standards.

2013 Dirt 100: Cane Creek Angleset