Video: 27.5 vs 29, Reynolds vs Reynolds on the new Polygon Siskiu D Series

. Introducing the all new Siskiu D series – an all round XC trail bike that can handle everything from your fun local trails to all day Alpine epics.  This upgraded series is built around a light weight, ALX aluminum suspension frame with more modern geometry – offering slacker head tube angle, longer reach, lower BB and shorter chain-stay to boost rider’s performance in climbing or descending, no matter the distance, technicality or gradient. The bikes’ are offered with updated kinematic system, with more optimized anti squat number for…

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Video: Sam Reynolds spins out the shiny new Polygon XQUARONE DH

. “Go on, just try it for a lap, trust me!” – Sik Mik pestered me every day at team camp to try his new secret prototype downhill bike earlier this year. “Alright… Fine” I finally agreed after a week, even though my flat shoes didn’t really compliment the clip pedals on there. Yet it only took until the end of the first section at the Queenstown bike park to know what he had meant and that this bike was on to something special! Even with close to zero grip…

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Some of the “Best Value for Money” bikes in India and Nepal for the next season – Part 1

Check out the prime 5 mountain bikes that deserve your attention!   2018 is here. Another year with new plans, new destinations and new equipment. Here’s a short list of what could be some of the “Best Value for Money” bikes that you can consider for yourself for coming year / years. 1: “The Best Value for Money” Enduro Bike | Commencal Meta AM V4.2 Race (Brushed) Enduro mountain biking is now the most popular style globally and is pretty big in Nepal too. India will also be hosting “Himalayan…

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Video: Polygon Escapes to Bali 2016

Polygon Bali Escapes is a week of riding holidays with Polygon UR pro riders. It takes you from jungle bike park, long single track that finishes on a black sand beach to riding down a volcano at sunrise! All this with the chill vibe of Bali and some bbq on the beach, pumptrack session, surfing and snorkeling. Sam Reynolds, Alexandre Fayolle and Couscous had the chance to participate to this first edition and are ready for the next Polygon Escapes that will be held in October 2017. Save the date…

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Video: This is UR World – Sam Reynolds | Teaser

In a world where 360 flips, double whips and front flips are standard practice, it would be easy to think that the riders performing these stunts are crazy individuals. Sam Reynolds can land all of these tricks but there is much more to this chatty Brit than meets the eye. Starting as a rider hailing from the Surrey Hills just outside London, Sam has risen to be one of the top free riders in the world, yet he remains a cool, mellow guy unaffected by the trappings of fame. Much…

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Video: 2016 Polygon UR Team Launch

Words/Photos: Polygon UR We have just finished our annual team camp down here in Queenstown, New Zealand. The team house, now complete with its own pump track, was the perfect base to get things going for 2016. This year we have four WC downhill riders – We have retained stalwarts and pinners Mick and Tracey Hannah, Needles enters his second year with us ready to fire on all cylinders and this years rookie is Alexandre Fayolle, getting his first pro deal. Fabien Cousiné will keep riding major Enduro events along…

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Polygon Collosus DHX

We wouldn’t be surprised if you are not aware of Polygon bikes. Polygon is an Indonesian bike company that has been building good looking bikes for a while which have raced on world cup tracks and has support of well-known riders like Kurt Sorge. These are some of the finest bikes in the world! A while ago, FR MTB MAG boss Vinay Menon sourced the DHX which is Polygons flagship DH bike loaded with top notch component. He recently thrashed the bike around all the bike parks in B.C Canada and was…

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Video: Hoff Fest 2015 – Highlights

The HOFF fest, hosted by Kurt Sorge at Retallack lodge ( http://www.retallack.com ) has been one of the most successful stops of the year. We had super good weather conditions and the jumps and trails were perfect. We had great sessions on the jumps and the accommodation at Retallack has been the best. We strongly recommend you to go there and check out the trails! After an entire week of sessioning we gave out the awards: Best style: Nico Vink Best trick: Sam Reynolds Best line: Andreu Lacondeguy Best whip:…

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