Review Smith’s Forefront 2 combines Koroyd and MIPS for extra trail protection, as well as an excellent fit and sunglasses storage
Review Is Giro’s new Polartec insulated vest worth the high cost for high performance, low sweat warmth?
Review Are the Core Cargo bib shorts able to undercut Rapha’s Cargo bibs to offer premium performance at an affordable price
Review Specialized Recon 3.0’s take the race-specific S-Works and dilute with adventure to create a versatile off-road shoe
Review With its Gore-Tex and fleece-backed liner and meaty Vibram sole, the Northwave Kingrock Plus GTX is the perfect boot for cold weather biking but can it cut it when things start to melt?
Review Lightweight and resilient cross-country focused clip-in with branded Gore-Tex membrane and BOA fit system
Review Excellent quality and clever design detailing for the female body make these bib pants a real treat to wear
Review Hot on the heels of his signature Crankbrothers Stamp 7 pedals, Fabio Wibmer gets his own shoe model too
Review Albion make riding kit aimed specifically for soggy UK conditions, their Zoa Rain Shell is a versatile waterproof aimed at adventures on and off the bike
Review One of the only flat pedal winter boots on the market with Gore-Tex waterproofness, high-top cuff and proper sticky rubber sole
Review The design was crafted in one of the coldest areas in America, but does the Lake MX146 hit the mark for winter riding?
Review Leatt’s MTB 4.0 bib liners are well-fitting and comfortable but the pockets let the shorts down
Review This lightweight protection vest from Bluegrass uses a fast-drying mesh material to support an impact-hardening back panel
Review High-quality, affordable and lightweight front and rear protection that also doubles up as a spine protector with the chest guard removed.
Review Impact-hardening D3O panels resist impacts and a clever ‘spacer mesh’ keeps the vest just off the skin to greatly aid in cooling and airflow
Review POC’s MTB Air Layer’s mesh design offers maximum ventilation for riders who run hot on the trails
Review Well-priced and enduro race-proven bib liners make these a budget no-brainer for trail riding comfort
Buyer's Guide Wearing a pair of the best MTB liner shorts under your MTB baggies is a great way to increase comfort, and storage on off-road rides
Review Full marks for the Specialized Trail pants thanks to their flawless cut, supreme comfort and top-tier on-trail performance