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You might have noticed, but just in case you hadn’t, has a new sister site and it's called, wait for it…

While aims to cover all sorts of cycling as our name suggests there is a gap on the cycling spectrum that we don’t - the bit where the road ends and the trail begins. That’s where takes over. There will be a bit of over-lap, both sites will cover gravel and adventure bikes but off-road takes you much further off the beaten path to the place where the tyres get fatter, bikes have suspension and there’s a whole smorgasbord of different wheel size and suspension travel options to choose from. 

The team at aim to make all that accessible especially to those new to the off-road scene or coming back to it after a few years away. 

You’ll find useful buying advice:

Buying your first mountain bike: the complete guide

Seven mountain bikes under £600

Informed tech features - this one on disc brakes should interest any cyclist 

Talking disc brake tech with SRAM

and useful buyers guides

The best apps for mountain bikers

And loads more - including the chance to win a Trek Fuel EX worth £2,200 + £270 worth of Bontrager goodies to go with it. 

2131600_2017_A_1_Fuel_EX_7_29.jpeg like then, but dirtier (okay, we’ll stop saying that now). We'll be adding new features and functionality to in the coming weeks and months so come and join us for the ride.

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Tony has been editing cycling magazines and websites since 1997 starting out as production editor and then deputy editor of Total Bike, acting editor of Total Mountain Bike and then seven years as editor of Cycling Plus. He launched his first cycling website - the Cycling Plus Forum at the turn of the century. In 2006 he left C+ to head up the launch team for Bike Radar which he edited until 2008, when he co-launched the multi-award winning - which he continues to edit today. His favourite ride is his ‘commute’ - which he does most days inc weekends and he’s been cycle-commuting since 1994. His favourite bikes are titanium and have disc brakes.

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