John Bradley

John Bradley

 John Bradley is a former senior editor for Outside and currently the editor-in-chief of VeloNews. Follow him on Twitter @johnwbradley.

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Trek Remedy 7 - Mountain Bikes: Reviews

Trek Remedy 7 - Mountain Bikes: Reviews

Downhill DreamTrek's redesigned aluminum Remedy pedals surprisingly well for an all-mountain, 5.9-inch-travel bike—especially with the Fox Float Rp2 rear shock in its firm Pro Pedal setting. And...

Specialized Epic - Mountain Bikes: Reviews

Specialized Epic - Mountain Bikes: Reviews

SPECIALIZATIONA cousin to the bike that won a Gear of the Year award in '03, the Epic is the best full-suspension climber on the market. True, this bike's design isn't quite as buttery as some others...

Sidi Dragon 2 Carbon SRS - Cleats: Reviews

Sidi Dragon 2 Carbon SRS - Cleats: Reviews

By bolting a stiff carbon insert to a nylon frame, the microfiber-and-mesh SRS's provide just enough toe flex to keep the blood flowing, without sacrificing efficient energy transfer. sidiusa.com

Giant Anthem X2

Giant Anthem X2 - Mountain Bikes: Reviews

With a more relaxed geometry and longer travel (4 inches vs. 3.5), Giant's all-new Anthem X line is a slightly more trail-tuned version of its race-specific Anthem line. Theoretically, those...

Pro-tec Cyphon - Bike Helmets: Reviews

Pro-tec Cyphon - Bike Helmets: Reviews

MountainMoto Style The Cyphon was a surprise hit. Testers initially thought this hard-shelled hybrid would be heavy and not very ventilated, but it's lighter and cooler than it looks. Riders in hot...

Hincapie Potenza Jersey

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A forgiving fit, four pockets, and an internal headphone port with cable guides make the Potenza perfect for long solo training rides. And the wicking fabric kept us impressively comfy during a humid...

Kona CoilAir Deluxe

Kona CoilAir Deluxe - Mountain Bikes: Reviews

The CoilAir had the longest travel—7.4 inches—of any bike we tested this year, except when it didn't. Chain tension keeps the suspension at a pedal-friendly six inches for smooth...

Specialized Align - Bike Helmets: Reviews

Specialized Align - Bike Helmets: Reviews

UtilitySingle Player If you're just looking for one generalist and well-priced helmet, the Align's your lid. It's not as light, ventilated, or loaded with cool little features as helmets three or...

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