Privateer fills a much overlooked hole in the world of mountain bike mags. They write for people who are hooked on the sport for life, and have been for a while. Time saved leaving the ins and outs of the sport for other publications, means dedicated space for exploring the nuances of the game and the personalities it attracts.
The Privateer blogsite has been featuring a series of posts which investigate the different things riders assemble in their packs. Why one product and not another? And how do different selections of objects fuel multiple riding objectives in various parts of the world? Click the image below for my own contribution. If you’re interested in more of a weight-weenie account check out what my Subaru-MarathonMTB.com teammate, Mike Blewitt, has to say as well.