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When he's not contributing to ChopMTB, Ric is the senior staff writer at Mountain Biking UK magazine. He's a bike geek at heart and if he's not wearing out keyboards or filling notebooks he'll be in his shed fiddling with a setup, getting ready to go for a ride or wondering if it's too early to have a beer...

ONE Industries Vapor MTB gloves - Best bikes and gear of 2012
Fly Racing Default full-face helmet. Picture by James Costley-White
The new Santa Cruz V10 Carbon may look a lot like it's predecessor but it's a whopping 2lb lighter. Picture by Santa Cruz / Gary Perkin
Troy Lee himself has confirmed the company are working on a half-shell lid. Picture by Dan Milner
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Kurt Sorge sends 'er off the Oakley Icon Sender at Red Bull Rampage 2012. Picture by John Gibson/Red Bull Content Pool
Rachel Atherton's the hot favourite to win this year's World Cup and World Champs. Picture by Steve Behr
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