Naveed’s guide to MTB radness: the psychology of upgrading


I’m a stickler for sensible parts that offer great value and performance benefits. I guess what I’m saying is that I’m more SLX than XTR and more 42 cassette expander than XX1 – look, all I know is that the path to mountain bike radness isn’t about your gear, it’s about your skills on the bike; however saying that I do know that shiny bits don’t slow you down – EVER!

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Burtenshaw is back and raring to go #goodstuff



Andy Burtenshaw works in Wiggle’s cycle accessories team and is one of our most knowledgeable members of staff. He’s also a regular staff reviewer and really knows the #goodstuff when he sees it. 2014 was a testing year for Andy; he spent four months off the bike after being involved in a car accident and his journey back to full fitness is still one that is very much in progress.

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