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Platypus Women's Siouxon MTB Pack

Platypus Women's Siouxon MTB Pack

A comfortable, stable mountain-bike pack built specifically for women.

This is a good-looking, well-built, hard-wearing pack that’s ideal for trail centres and would work well on typical all-mountain rides in spring, summer and autumn – it would be a bit tight for space for colder months, says Steph Duits.

Polaris Adventure Trail Gloves

Polaris Adventure Trail Gloves

Great value, entry level, long-fingered gloves

Tom Hutton has been enthusiastically involved in the UK MTB scene since the inception of the sport. He's an MTB guidebook author, magazine journalist, gear reviewer and guide. Here he reviews a pair of good-looking, entry level trail-riding gloves, best suited to 3-season use.

Polaris AM Pilgrim MTB Jersey

Polaris AM Pilgrim MTB Jersey

Good-looking, functional mountain bike jersey, ideal for year-round UK riding

MTB guidebook author, magazine journalist, gear reviewer and guide Tom Hutton reviews a 'one jersey to rule them all' in typical trail riding, all-mountain terrain. His findings?

Altura Apex MTB shorts

Altura Apex MTB shorts

Our expert MTB reviewer Tom Hutton tests a pair of super-casual bike shorts.

A good few years back, the American downhill racers started turning up to championship races in loose fitting motocross gear and before we knew it, baggies were born!

Julbo Whoops Women-specific Sunglasses

Julbo Whoops Women-specific Sunglasses

Women-specific adventure sports sunglasses

Wraparound women-specific sunglasses with photochromatic lenses. Ideal for adventurous types - they stay firmly on and don't need to be taken on and off as you whizz through sun and shade. Outdoor Ed Sarah Stirling reviews.

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