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CRANKWORX ROTORUA PHOTO GALLERY

The official photographers at Rotorua captured some great photos of last week’s action. MBA’s John Ker went through hundreds of shots and picked out some of his favorites to create this selection. Dan Booker (left) and Brook MacDonald battle each other in the Dual Slalom event, where MacDonald took the win in the finals, his […]

VIDEO: 2021 SEA OTTER CLASSIC PRO DUAL SLALOM HIGHLIGHTS

Dual Slalom at the 2021 Sea Otter Classic was packed full of action! Many will agree that this is the number one must-see for this event and as always, it is never a disappointment. From new up-and-coming athletes to experienced veterans, the field of riders is diverse. This year we witnessed some first-timers take the podium along with a retired pro racer take the crown.

VIDEO: Strait Acres and Gravity Fest Highlights

(press release) Kyle and Rachel Strait took over the Summit Bike park this past weekend, making themselves (and rest of the SoCal MTB Community) feel right at home as Strait Acres moved from their own backyard to Big Bear, as part of the Gravity Festival at the Summit Bike Park. Strait Acres Dual Slalom Results […]

STRAIT ACRES MOVES TO BIG BEAR

(press release) Created by MTB superstars Kyle and Rachel Strait in response to multiple competition cancellations during the 2020 season, the inaugural Strait Acres Slalom Invitational featured a who’s who of US pro riders competing at the Strait’s personal dual slalom track for backyard bragging rights. After an overwhelmingly positive response to their homegrown event, […]

Crankworx Innsbruck Dual Slalom & Photos

As reported by Julia Montague of Crankworx:  INNSBRUCK, AUSTRIA, June 17, 2021 – Precision and power were the names of the game in the Specialized Dual Slalom Innsbruck today, as live broadcast action kicked off from Crankworx Innsbruck 2021. With a start list that featured a who’s who from every corner of mountain bike racing, it was hard […]

Throwback Thursday: 13 Years Ago at the Sea Otter

Kirt Voreis (left) battles Steve Peat in the round of four during the Sea Otter’s dual-slalom competition in April of 2008. Kirt rode without a visor in the race, but we don’t know if he lost it, broke it, or simply chose to ride that way. It’s possible that he was doing it to reduce […]

Throwback Thursday: Kirt Voreis and Steve Peat, April 2008

We’re going back to April 19, 2008, with this one. It was one of the coldest dual slalom races we’ve ever seen at the Sea Otter, but the action was as hot as usual. That’s Kirt Voreis on the inside line and Steve Peat on the outside line. If you check the specators, a lot […]