PROPAIN ADDS JONO JONES TO THE CREW

The German bike brand is in North America now

Propain bikes are now available in America, and they have Jono Jones riding for them. Here's what Jono Jones says about his new Propain bikes:  "At the moment I’m riding the Hugene. 140mm is plenty where I live - the thing…
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BEHIND THE SCENES WITH OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALIST JOLANDA NEFF

Rob Warner visited the 2021 Olympic gold medallist at her home in Switzerland to find out her training secrets and go riding with her on her home trails

Watch her training in an indoor bike park, doing wheelies, riding in the snow, and even playing soccer with her friends with all of them on bikes. Be sure to check out her juggling skills too, as she juggles three balls while standing on a…
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THROWBACK TUESDAY: GREG MINNAAR’S SPEED SECRET

Dual Slalom Racing

We were going through some old photos and came upon this one of Greg Minnaar from the Dual Slalom race at Whistler Crankworx in 2008. Greg has told that one of his speed secrets is to look way ahead on the course instead of looking down…
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VIDEO: BEHIND THE SCENES AT JENSON USA

This looks like a really cool place to work

Take a look behind the scenes at Jenson USA, one of the most successful mountain bike businesses in America. Here's the link to Jenson's video of their shop and the people who work there: https://www.jensonusa.com/our-culture/about-us…
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HOW TO RIDE A BIKE PARK

Jeff Lenosky shares his tips as he rides Bentonville, Arkansas, for the first time

Jeff Lenosky shreds the trails in Bentonville, Arksansa, in this cool video. The town has come to be recognized as one of the top mountain bike destinations in America. It offers miles of fantastic trails, some of which you can access right…
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DANNY MACASKILL’S NEW VIDEO: DANNY’S DRIVEWAY

Just watch the kind of moves Danny MacAskill can do in his own driveway

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xXf7A3-uRDI Here's what Danny shared about the video on his website: "Like so many others, back in Spring of 2020, due to government restrictions I found myself stuck at home with a lot of time on my…
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VIDEO: HOW TO SCRUB LIKE REMY METAILLER

You're doing really well if you can ride like Remy

MBA reader Paul Holzmann shared some photos of himself recently that were shot by his brother Anthony. Paul said this about the shots: "I've been doing my best to mimic the style of Remy Mettalier, and am trying to get my scrubs to look…
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FLASHBACK FRIDAY: THE GREATEST DOWNHILL RACE RUN EVER

Aaron Gwin's Chainless World Cup win

Back in 2015, Aaron Gwin made history when he broke his chain at the start of his final run in the World Cup downhill at Leogang, Austria. To the shock of everyone there, including the race commentators, Gwin went all out and rode the whole…
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VIDEO: EXTREME SANTA

Santa goes to Whistler

The world's top mountain bike park during the summer turns into a snow-covered ski resort in the winter, so Santa stops by for a visit.
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DOWNIEVILLE CLASSIC POSTPONED

Event returns in 2023

The Sierra Buttes Trail Stewardship has announced that the 2022 Downieville Classic, scheduled to run from August 4-7, 2022, has been postponed until 2023. When the race returns in 2023 it will be the 25th Anniversary of its…
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VIDEO: HUSTLE BIKE LABS—”RIDE AWAY”

Here's a video that really captures the fun of riding with your buddies and your dog

The folks at Hustle Pedals have done a great job of capturing the fun of riding in the hills and mountains of America's desert Southwest https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZQTwPGCL0a4&t=15s
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MORE NEWS FROM TINKER ON HIS 2022 MOUNTAIN BIKES

Tinker's gravel and road bikes will be made by Squad; his mountain bikes are another story

Tinker contacted MBA today to give us an update on his bike choices for 2022. Tinker had revealed earlier today that he'll be riding for Floyd's of Leadville in the coming year. He and the rest of that team will be riding Squad gravel and…
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TINKER JUAREZ WILL RIDE FOR FLOYD’S OF LEADVILLE IN 2022

The 60-year-old cycling legend will be back racing again in 2022

Tinker took a break from one of his daily training rides in 2020 to let the MBA staff snap a few photos of him that day with his Cannondale FS-1 hardtail bike. Photo: Mountain Bike Action David "Tinker" Juarez revealed recently that…
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20 YEARS OF SCOTT-SRAM MTB RACING

What started in 2002 under the name Swisspower MTB Team has now been running for two decades. It's fair to say it's a mountain bike racing story full of success.

"In the team's 20 years of existence, we have never had a bad year. Year after year, we have been spoiled by the wins that the SCOTT-SRAM athletes brought home."
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THE ENDURO WORLD SERIES CALENDAR FOR 2022

The 11 stops include the USA, Canada, Great Britain, France, Italy, Switzerland, Australia, New Zealand, and Tasmania

Check the calendar to see the dates and locations of the events. Watch the video if you want to see a great little video that shows us where on the globe the race sites are located. The 11 stops include the USA, Canada, Great Britain,…
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UCI WORLD CUP AND WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP RACE SCHEDULES FOR 2022

Here are the current plans for the UCI World Cups and the UCI Mountain Bike World Championships for 2022

Here is the schedule for the UCI World Cup races and the Mountain Bike World Championships for 2022 March 26-27 MERCEDES-BENZ UCI MTB WORLD CUP - DHI Lourdes, FRA 26 Mar - 27 Mar 2022 April 8-10 MERCEDES-BENZ UCI MTB…
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BOOTLEG CANYON GETS READY FOR ANOTHER SEASON OF RACING

TThe 2022 race season will be starting soon

  Bootleg Canyon, Nevada, has announced its schedule for 2022. Be sure to go to the Bootleg Canyon website (https://www.bootlegcanyonracing.com/) to register for the events and to check for any changes to the race schedule before…
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