Métailler has become one of the top freeriders in the world.
Métailler has become one of the top freeriders in the world.
Downhill racing is generally considered to be a sport for young guns, and yet the 2021 world champion, Greg Minnaar, is 40 years old—double the age of many of his rivals.
Kirt has stepped aside from racing to become a “content creator,” working with photographers and filmmakers who shoot Kirt doing incredible things on anything he’d like to ride—from mountain bikes to elliptical cycles.
Finn won his first Whip-Off World Championship in 2014, the day before his 15th birthday. We interviewed him for this feature in late 2016, after he won his second Whip-Off World Championship. Today, Finn is one of the top downhill racers on the 2022 World Cup circuit. He took his first World Cup downhill win in the Elite Men’s category at Mont-Saint-Anne last weekend.
The Pro’s Closet captures the chaos and charm of the world’s fastest designer
As the history books recount, Cannondale made its name with aluminum-tubed bikes crafted in its Bedford, Pennsylvania, factory.
If you can remember the mountain bike races from the 2016 Olympics, you know who Jenny Rissveds is.
“My biggest rivalry, what I resented most, was how famous Johnny was, because he was so flashy.”
“In the summer of 1994 I took my BetaCam my bikes and my dog Ole to Big Bear for the NORBA National Championships. Tinker and Tomac were battling for the final stage of the national series.”
“Lots of people naturally say “I know,” but actually, the only thing they do know is that they don’t know.”
The rearward axle path, due to the high and forward pivot location, is the most noticeable advantage of the design.
It’s not often you get to see a 73-year-old woman who can tackle challenging trails with the kids. Watch this video and see how good she is. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cJSMGH-WWAg Click this link to see her in action: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cJSMGH-WWAg
“In simple terms, I’m an engineer building bikes for myself, hopeful that there are other people out there who will want one without having to go to the trouble of building their own.”
By Steve Thomas With his bug-man-like body armor and futuristic bikes, it was hard to miss the Swiss racer Philippe Perakis during the early years of downhill mountain bike racing. Not only was Perakis one of the most innovative and flashy riders, he was also among the fastest. Long before Max Commencal and his […]
Could this be the greatest cyclist in the world?
The freerider Cam Zink joins Devinci. He brings a resume stacked with some of mountain biking’s heaviest moves and a strong American presence to the Canadian brand. This partnership will use Zink’s intense riding style as an opportunity for both real-world product tests and high-intensity riding content. Welcome to Cycles Devinci, Cam! Stay tuned for the next chapter, dropping soon on Cycles Devinci’s channels.
David Turner has spent four decades designing, building and racing mountain bikes. Now, it’s his turn to spill the beans
By Ron Koch // Photos by Ryan Cleek
Written and Photographed by Traece Craig Tucked away in my small hometown of Grass Valley, California, there is a unique event that is more of an experience than it is a race. To some, TDS Enduro is an invite-only event where top pros gather to compete on the Sanchez family’s private land (known as “The […]
While a lot of attention was focused on the quest for Olympic gold this past year, something happened in the younger ranks that we don’t think we have ever seen before: an American, Riley Amos, won a U23 Men’s World Cup race. It’s not easy to win a U23 World Cup race. Those riders will […]
Munich, Germany – 12 October 2021 – After a long season that saw him ride two Crankworx events, Red Bull Roof Ride, Red Bull Hard Line and Loosefest Malmedy, Thomas Genon is about to ride Red Bull Rampage as the conclusion to his year. He talks about his thoughts and objectives ahead of his 8th consecutive participation […]
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.
SEA OTTER CLASSIC: LAST DAY HIGHLIGHTS Take a lap around the 2021 Sea Otter Classic with mountain bike action to check out some of the latest and greatest 2021 new gear and bikes landing in North America. Kicking off the 3rd and 4th day of the 2021 Sea Otter Classic, our wrecking crew stopped for […]
SEA OTTER CLASSIC: DAY 2 HIGHLIGHTS Day two of the Sea Otter Classic Sea Otter kicked off with awesome weather and fellow riders full of stoke. Just like the first day, there was plenty to see! We saw a major boost in spectator attendance today but this also meant our wrecking crew was able to […]
SEA OTTER CLASSIC: DAY 1 HIGHLIGHTS Day One of the 2021 Sea Otter Classic was slightly smaller than originally anticipated, but there was still plenty to see and explore! Spectator attendance was casual today, making it simple for our wrecking crew, with no need to push through others on the way to meetings. It’s been […]
Video Snowshoe World Cup Week Every now and then two World Cup races just happen to take place in the same week, at the same place, totally normal, right? Well, that is what happened in Snowshoe, WV and the KHS pro MTB team was there to race. #khsbicycles #khspromtb SUBSCRIBE & RENEW HERE FOLLOW US […]
Meet Bex Baraona (Ibis press release) Bex Baraona is one of the fastest EWS racers in the world. This weekend at Round 7 in Finale Ligura, Bex won the final stage of the 2-day event and finished in 3rd place; her second EWS podium finish. The former UK National Champion recently moved to Innerleithen, Scotland, […]
Before Ned Overend, John Tomac or any other pioneer mountain bike racer whom the sport has popularized as the earliest superstar, there was Joe Murray. Like the two Hall of Fame racers who would eventually follow in his wheel tracks, Joe, too, was a quiet, unassuming guy who was simply capable of outriding his competitors. […]
She became the first rider in history to win the Elite World Championships in road, cyclocross and mountain biking in the same year.
Tire Inserts are becoming an important addition to any tubeless setup. Riders are finding they can run lower pressures giving them more traction and at the same time, some inserts also provide rim protection. There are many options being developed that vary in price. In this short video, we hang out with Brian Parker of […]