GBU - THE REBUILD OF A CLASSIC

If you ride mountain bikes in the UK, especially the South Wales or Midlands area, then you would have more than likely ridden at or...

When Sh*t Hit The Van

Not all holidays go smoothly and unfortunately we found this out the hard way when we ventured to Spain for some fun in the sun. Here’s...

CANE CREEK VISCOSET - COMPONENT TEST

The idea of a headset that does more than just allow the front wheel to turn freely may seem a little odd to most. What else can you...

TROY LEE DESIGN SPRINT SHORT - KIT TEST

Dominating the market for great quality clothing since day one. Troy Lee Designs are one of the most fashionable and stylish brands out...

PUSH ASC3 COIL CONVERSION - COMPONENT TEST

Back ten or so years ago most dampers were coil. The air shaft technology was young and still undergoing some fine tuning, whereas now...

CUBE TWO/15 SL 29" - DH BIKE TEST

The Cube TWO15 is a bike that has been around for some time. Having a full Factory Worldcup team certainly helps to get these bikes seen....

SIERRA NEVADA - LOCATION GUIDE

After a fantastic experience riding with Switchbacks in Malaga a couple of winters ago, we couldn’t resist an offer to check out their...

COMMENCAL SUPREME DH - BIKE LAUNCH

One of the best bikes in the game gets a little makeover. The Commencal Supreme DH is a bike that cannot be denied the spotlight that we...

TROYLEE DESIGN RAID KNEE PAD - KIT TEST

TroyLee Designs have to be one of the most sort after brands on the market. One of the market leaders in safety equipment, the well known...

KINGUD CLEANING RANGE - PRODUCT TEST

There are plenty of company’s offering cleaning products on the market right now. But few with the green attitude that Kingud strive to...

STAGE 4 - NESSIE GETS SOME WINDOWS

Having fitted the wiring and the insulation, the next step in the mission of this van build was the fitting of the windows. After a bit...

ORBEA RALLON M-TEAM - BIKE TEST

The Orbea Rallon. Where to start...? Orbea is a Spanish brand that has been producing some great bikes, with the previous Rallon being...

MEET THE TEAM - THE LIFE OF IEUAN

We at Descend want to be more open and honest with our readers than anyone has been before. So we think it's important that you know a...

PNW BACHELOR DROPPER - COMPONENT TEST

PNW are a company that we can really get behind here at Descend. The ethos of the company is to bring great quality components without...

CHICKEN LINE - KIT TEST

Designed by women for women, this 100% Italian brand certainly has some eye catching designs. With bright, bold colours and feminine...

STAGE 2 - NESSIE GETS SOME WIRES

Today we will be starting with step 1, the wiring. We have a fair amount of wiring going into this van. With twelve small spot lights,...

DMR SLED - BIKE TEST

DMR as a brand should need no introduction. But for the youngsters out there that may not know the brands extensive history, just know...

STAGE 1 - MEET NESSIE

Not much beats a spur of the moment trip away with the bikes. Campervans are becoming one of the most popular ways to do this with some...

POC VPD JOINT SYSTEM KNEE PAD - KIT TEST

POC are a well known Swedish based company founded in 2005. Originally appearing on the ski scene, POC went on to progress into the world...