// Gear Reviews

Snowboarding and mountain biking gear reviews. Love sharing my thoughts on shiny new stuff!

Siroko MTB Glasses

Gear Review: Siroko MTB Glasses

I’ve always struggled to find comfortable MTB glasses and I normally prefer to ride without. But when the bugs start appearing in early summer this can be problematic and painful! I’ve alw…

shimano slx disc brakes

Gear Review: Shimano SLX Disc Brakes

Review of Shimano SLX disc brakes that I recently fitted to my Orange 5.

Rockshox Reverb

Review: RockShox Reverb Dropper Post

Decided to treat me and my bike and finally got a RockShox Reverb dropper seat post for my Orange 5. I’ve always struggled with confidence once the terrain gets steep. Can a dropper post fill so…


Review: Wear Colour Women’s Ida Snow Jacket

The time had come – my well-worn Bonfire snowboarding jacket was starting to show its age (it had lasted the best part of eight winters) and so I needed to find myself a new one! I hate buying n…

Raceface Rise handle bars

Review: Going Wide! Race Face Turbine Riser handlebars

Going wide – my review of the new Race Face Turbine Riser handlebars and Truvative stem set up on my Orange 5. Would it make a difference to my riding? After chatting to my riding mates I realis…

Burton snowboard

Review: Burton Deja Vu Flying V

Buying a new board is always a moment of trepidation, can it possible live up to expectations and can it possible replace your old, well loved, dog-eared board? I took the plunge and purchased a Burto…