They just slipped to the back of my mind, whilst I concentrated on having fun riding. They're also cracking value for money especially considering they are made here in the UK. Add to that, the cool mix of colours available and a choice in pin length for customising your grip levels and it's clear to see that Superstar are really onto a winner here
There are many forms of cycling that may pique your interest, some easier to get involved in than others. Take road cycling as an example. You need only step out of your front door to find yourself on a road, a road that links to another and another, a whole interconnected network of tarmac on which to roll and readily available maps and apps to help you navigate. But what if you favour knobbly tyres and dirt over slicks and tarmac?
Effectively this light shares many things in common with the previous model, in fact, it looks identical which isn't a bad thing. So why has Fenix made a 2017 edition, well think of it as a mk2 or a version 2.0. They've taken what was already a very good light and given it a little extra lemon drizzle.
There’s simply a huge amount of choice out there now. It’s very much true that we are spoilt for choice these days with lights brighter than ever and across all price categories and designs. We’ve cut the wheat from the chaff and taken a look a 4 of our favorite Mountain bike bar lights from this season's batch.
Now that we’ve taken a look at rear lights it’s time to move around to the front end. We had been given a huge box of lights for this group test from a range of brands but we managed to whittle it down to our three faves from Cateye, Serfas and Fenix
We gathered rear commuter lights from Knog,
Allybabs takes a trip to Foel Dh park, to test his skills on the steep technical tracks, hidden just around the corner from Llandegla
In late October our Editor, Helen Harris caught up with Dominic Martin from Dirt World Action Sports to find out more about the company's aim to bring a new off-road facility to the Northamptonshire and East Anglian region.