Testing & Review

Testing and review of the products on this site has been carried out by general use in the real world by Athletes. When you are using gear for races you want it to be robust and reliable and work every time you need it. Testing products in both a training and racing, and in all sorts of weather and climates accelerates the wear and tear on gear, providing an ideal test environment.

How Products are Rated

There is a lot of reviews out there on gear, we aim to provide a simplified breakdown of Adventure and racing gear that is easy to understand. The tested products are rated against five key attributes: Function, Durability, Appearance, Comfort and Cost.

The bigger the pentagon the better the product, the smaller the less good the product!