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EWS-E CHAMPIONS ARE CROWNED AT FINALE LIGURE

Press Release, September 29, 2002 The 2022 EWS-E season drew to a close on Finale Ligure’s iconic trails today, with two new champions crowned in this most famous of venues. In a season that has easily been the most physically challenging to date, two riders rose above the rest to claim their place in the […]

KILLINGTON, VERMONT TO CRANS-MONTANA, SWITZERLAND

September 2022 Here’s the latest KHS team news from Logan Binggeli: THE WHOLE TEAM WAS LITERALLY RACING ALL OVER THE WORLD FROM KILLINGTON, VERMONT TO CRANS- MONTANA, SWITZERLAND. Nik Nesteroff in Switzerland. Photo by Kike Abelleira Wow, where to begin— the whole team was literally racing all over the world from Killington, Vermont to Crans-Montana, […]

EWS CRANS-MONTANA REPORT FROM SWITZERLAND

It was a clean sweep of five stage wins for Canyon Collective’s Jack Moir who managed to hold off the precision and consistency of a resurgent Martin Maes (Orbea Fox Enduro Team) to take the win by 8.4s after nearly 30 mins against the clock in the Swiss Alps.

FOX US OPEN OF MOUNTAIN BIKING STARTS THIS THURSDAY IN NEW ENGLAND

September 13, 2022 (KILLINGTON, VT) – The Fox US Open of Mountain Biking has released its event schedule for racing this weekend at Killington Resort, September 15-18.  Athletes will kick off the epic competition on Thursday, September 15, with the Bike Park remaining open to the public, while racers begin preparing for the Open Downhill event. Known as a […]

ORBEA FOX ENDURO TEAM COMES CLOSE TO A VICTORY AT SUGARLOAF

ORBEA FOX ENDURO TEAM PRESS RELEASE: Orbea FOX Enduro Team: close to a victory at Sugarloaf Martin Maes climbed his first podium with Rallon, with just a few short seconds separating him from the victory. Flo Espiñeira finished in the top ten, crowning a fantastic American tour. From mud to roots and rocks. On a […]

THE SUGARLOAF, MAINE, EWS RACE REPORT

Here’s the report from the EWS: There were twists, turns and high drama at EWS Sugarloaf as a revitalized Isabeau Courdurier (Lapierre Zipp Collective) extended her lead in the 2022 Enduro World Series with a faultless technical display to take the win at the sixth round here in the US state of Maine. And Canada’s […]

VIDEO: NIK NESTOROFF AND KAILEY SKELTON, OFF WEEK IN MONTANA

Here’s the word from the KHS enduro team on their latest video of Nik Nestoroff and Kailey Skelton: “Went up to Big Sky for round 3 of the North American enduro series but due to some weather, the race was canceled. Ended up having a super fun week regardless. Did some filming, training, bike park […]

BLUNK AND SWENSON CROWNED XC NATIONAL CHAMPIONS

News release from USA Cycling Savilia Blunk. Photo by John Vargus COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Day six of the 2022 USA Cycling Mountain Bike National Championships saw enduro, short-track, and cross-country national champions crowned. With the top racers in the country battling to the finish, today’s races captivated spectators both online and in person. Cross-Country […]

RICHIE RUDE’S ENDURO BIKE

Now 27, the Connecticut-based mountain biker has already won the Enduro World Series overall title twice and is widely considered to be the top men’s enduro racer in the world.

ORBEA ENDURO TEAM—NEW ERA

As the Enduro World Series starts up this week, a new film follows Martin Maes, Vid Persak, Flo Espiñeira and Edgar Carballo as they train for the season ahead and go All-In! A new era begins. The Orbea Enduro Team is excited to start the 2022 Enduro World Series by taking a step forward. With […]

CARBON OR ALUMINUM—WHICH IS BETTER?

Bike parts are lighter and offer better performance than ever. The gains are largely due to improvements in material technology, such as switching from metal to carbon fiber parts. These lighter and “better” parts come with a bit of uncertainty, though. It has long been rumored that carbon parts can suddenly and unexpectedly fail if […]

U.S. NATIONAL DOWNHILL SERIES WILL START IN TENNESSEE NEXT WEDNESDAY

World-renowned cyclists will gather for an intense start to the 2022 Downhill series with the Tennessee National on Wednesday, March 9th. The week’s festival will include the downhill, enduro, freestyle and kid’s competitions. Unlike the other events, Friday’s highly anticipated freestyle jam features maximum air tricks and competitions. Spectators are invited to join in on the action for free in the finish and expo area or can pay for mountain access passes starting at $10 per day during the week, $15 on Saturday or $30 for the full week.

EMINENT CYCLES ADDS A NEW BIKE TO THEIR LINEUP

Eminent’s first bike design has been reincarnated as an Enduro trail killer, with a high pivot AFS suspension design and all-new updated geometry. This full-carbon frame rolls on 29” wheels and will be available in a variety of build configurations.

FLORIAN NICOLAÏ WILL BE RIDING DVO SUSPENSION IN 2022

“Florian Nicolaï will be riding DVO Suspension as the newest rider on the BH Enduro Racing Team. Under the guidance of 2021 Masters Champion Karim Amour and alongside the 2021 Women’s Champion Mélanie Pugin, Flo aims to pick up where he left off after two years away from his familiar position on the EWS podium.”

VIDEO: AARON GWIN AND RICHIE RUDE—SHRED SESSION

Our March issue of MBA takes a look at Aaron Gwin and his amazing racing career along with his latest Intense downhill bike. It inspired us to go looking for some cool videos of Gwin, and this was one of the best. Here’s a video from a few years ago where Richie Rude, the Enduro […]