Freeride carries a variety of mountain bikes from Opus and Intense. We can match you with a mountain bike to best suit your riding style. We'll help you navigate through the vast array of choices between hardtail or full suspension, the amount of suspension travel, Carbon fibre or Aluminium, brake choices. We can also help you customise your chosen ride to ensure a perfect fit for you and the way you ride.
Intense Tracer 275 Carbon
Intense's newest and most aggressive all-mountain style bike to date. Longer and slacker to help the hard charging rider carry speed through the corners and the rough stuff. Designed to go fast. Period.
Intense Carbine 275 & 29
Carbon Fibre with 150mm of travel, the Intense Carbine is the flagship do-it-all mountain bike thats well suited to the trails around St. John's. This bike suits the rider looking for an agile climber that eats up the rough, rocky descents. Also available in a 29" wheel size.
Intense Tracer 275
The Tracer 275 is an aluminium 150mm travel bikes that falls well within the 'All-Mountain' category of mountain bikes. Slight longer and lower than the Carbine, the Tracer inspires confidence and control on the downhills that lets you ride as hard and fast as you want while maintaining excellent climbing ability thanks to the VPP rear suspension platform common across all of Intense's full suspension bikes.
Intense Spider 26 & 29
The Intense Spider 29 comp is aimed squarely at the aggressive cross country rider that wants a little more than most XC bikes can offer. Their are a few 26 inch aluminium models left, the current and future model is the 29 carbon version. Both come spec'd with Fox's top of the line Factory series suspension, hydralic disk brakes and are race ready.
The Nelson from Opus, a Montreal based Canadian bike company, is a fast, light weight all mountain style bike that will eat up any single track you have the guts to ride. It benefits from the modern trend of lower, slacker geometry giving you the confidence and stability to ride the downhills while maintaining excellent climbing ability thanks to the climbing platform equipped shock.
This 27.5 inch wheeled carbon mountain bike comes in 3 build kits, the Nelson 1.0, 2.0 and 3.0 to suit everyones budget (all sharing the same carbon frame). The top of the line Nelson 1.0 features an XT build kit with Rockshox Pike up front and Monarch out back. Wheels are e13's TRS+ All Mountain offering: stiff light and fast.
A capable and well spec'ed 29 inch hardtail with disc brakes and Rock Shox fork.
The Opus Flux is a 27.5 inch wheeled hardtail featuring disc brakes, aluminium frame and suspension fork.
The Opus Strat is a small step down from the Flux. It still features an Aluminium frame and 100mm suspension fork, but forgoes disc brakes for v-brakes.
Opus Dual Sport
As the name suggests, the Opus dual sport models are designed for both road and light off-road duty. The wheels and geometry are designed for comfortable and efficient pedalling on the road without sacrificing the ability to hit gravel roads and smoother off-road trails. These are a great commuting bike that can handle potholed roads and the T-railway if you want to avoid the traffic.