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Spring Sunday fun with my 29er. Words and images by Joonas Vinnari https://vimeo.com/user27459960      

Taste Test: Brickworks Brown Ale

Brickworks Brown Ale. American Brown Ale – 5.6% ABV Brickworks Brown Ale. A product of local Canberra brewery, Pact Beer...

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Find Your Own Path

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Monday Funday!

Why does Monday riding seem so much sweeter than any other day? Well, instead of wasting all day pondering...

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  • Have you checked out the protection range from ION? They offer incredible levels of protection, comfort and style. They get a big thumbs up from us.👍
  • Take your backpacking adventures to a whole new featherweight level with the Osprey Levity and Lumina Series. No other pack of this weight comes close to surpassing the Levity/Lumina in terms of weight, comfort, ventilation or load-carrying ability.
  • ONZA, ONZA, ONZA, OI, OI, OI! 😜👍
  • The Nemo Dagger, two person tent is a thing of beauty. 😍 Photo: @richardmcgibbon
  • What's you favourite camp cook set up? We've got to admit, the FE Elektra from Optimus has really impressed us. We'll have a full review coming soon. But so far it's a 👍 from us. | Photo credit: @richardmcgibbon
  • Gruelling multi day hikes with treacherous scrambling, river crossings and unknown routes all make for testing times in remote wilderness areas. But when you discover places like this with a strong experienced team of people who share the same passions in life, it's a special thing. But it's even better when it lines up with lunch time!
  • The @backcountryresearchstraps Mutherload Strap maximizes all the benefits a dual-shockcord retention system with the versatility and adjustability to mount what you want, where you want it, anywhere on your frame. Grab yours at your local bike shop. | Photo credit: @richardmcgibbon
  • @nemoequipment have really impressed us with their Dagger two person tent and the Tensor sleeping pad. Both products have some very clever and intuitive features. Definitely a brand to look out for. 👍 | Photo credit: @richardmcgibbon
  • Hello sweet dreams with the Tensor sleeping pad from @nemoequipment 😊 | Photo credit: @richardmcgibbon
  • The Aether and Ariel from @ospreypacks come from a pedigree of pack makers and both share an impressive amount of features. Read all about them in our recent review. | Photo credit: @richardmcgibbon
  • The latest @dakine gear feels and looks great and who doesn't want to feel good when they ride. 👍 | Photo credit: @richardmcgibbon
  • The @nemoequipment Dagger two person tent has really impressed us. It's made its way onto our top ten tent list. 👍 | Photo credit: @richardmcgibbon