Pearl Izumi X-alp Drift IV Review

With forever mixed reviews about Pearl Izumi, the MultiSport brand are forever getting more and more recognition. Having been around since 1950, they’re often forgotten amongst the big bike maker names, but they really are apparel specialists. With top end shoes donned by athletes all over the Professional scene Pearl Izumi know their stuff. With 3 […]

Specialized 2fo Flat MTB Shoe 2017

The Specialized 2fo Flat MTB Shoe 2017 is another of the top end 2FO shoes released by Specialized for the 2017 season. One of the others being the sister shoe, the 2FO Cliplite which we reviewed first. Available for both Men & Women, the Flat shoe comes out slightly heavier than the Cliplite, with a few less fancy […]

Giro Rumble VR MTB Shoe

The Giro Rumble shoe mixes a slightly more casual aesthetic with the much needed features of a MTB shoe. The Rumble™VR is a versatile shoe that combines performance riding features like clipless pedal compatibility with the walkability of a grippy Vibram® outsole and the comfort of a light hiking shoe. With an upper made from a […]

Specialized Recon Mixed Terrain

New for the 2017 season we were excited to try the greatly talked about Specialized Recon Mixed Terrain cycle shoe. Worn by many of the worlds best riders, it’s no great surprise to see yet another pair of Specialized’s shoes right at the top end of the market from the outset. The marketing giants are always […]

Specialized 2fo Cliplite MTB Review

Worn by many of the worlds best riders, it’s no great surprise to see Specialized’s 2fo Cliplite shoes right at the top end of the market from the outset. The marketing giants are always quick to ensure their products are in the limelight, on the cameras and putting themselves about. And the 2FO Cliplite is […]

Giro Alpineduro Boot Review

Designed to get you through the grittiest, groggiest winter months. The Giro Aplineduro Boot has been designed to lock out all the elements. At heart the Alpineduro is a rugged mountain shoe with a grippy Vibram rubber outsole. It’s insulated construction and a clip-in pedal-ready nylon shank that doesn’t sacrifice walking comfort or grip. Very similar in […]

Giro Chamber MTB Shoe

The Giro Chamber shoe is part of Giro’s quest to build the ultimate downhill shoe. It has led to the Chamber™ Mid. Based on the original Chamber™ developed in collaboration with Aaron Gwin this version offers a supportive mid-top design combined with acclaimed Vibram® Megagrip outsole for aggressive riders who need pedaling stiffness grip and durability. […]