Journal

Presenting the 2019 Santa Cruz Megatower

Presenting the 2019 Santa Cruz Megatower

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

Take a look around on various mountain biking forums, and the name "Megatower" has been thrown around jokingly as a name for a supersized Hightower LT. And while Santa Cruz is using the name Megatower to describe their newest 29er mountain bike, it's quite a bit more than just a...
What Rhymes With Orange? This Customized Santa Cruz Bronson, Probably

What Rhymes With Orange? This Customized Santa Cruz Bronson, Probably

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

About a year ago, we made the decision to bring Santa Cruz and Juliana Bicycles into the fold of brands at the shop. Not only do they engineer some of the best mountain bikes around, with impressive attention to detail and high-quality craftsmanship, but their bikes simply look phenomenal as...
A Little More Insane Than the Rest: Zach and His 2018 Orbea Rallon

A Little More Insane Than the Rest: Zach and His 2018 Orbea Rallon

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

Review written by Zach Ovard about his experiences on his new 2018 Orbea Rallon M10. I'll start by letting you know that it's been a while since I've been on a bike that I disliked. I've been demoing a lot of new bikes lately and have enjoyed nearly every one....
Presenting the All-New Orbea Rallon

Presenting the All-New Orbea Rallon

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

Orbea isn’t one of the big brands on the tip of the tongue when thinking of a capable long-travel 29er bike. The Basque brand has always made bikes with climbing and descending mountains (paved and unpaved) in mind, which makes sense seeing that the Pyrenees are in their backyard. The...