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LEARN FROM ONE OF THE MASTERS: SCOTT MARKEWITZ PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP

Participants will learn through hands-on experience by photographing professional mountain bikers and having one-on-one interaction with Scott how to set up and create great outdoor action and lifestyle images, while experiencing the world-class trails and beautiful scenery that Salt Lake City and the surrounding area have to offer. 

AARON GWIN: GOING FOR SIX

“I was very motivated going into that first race… and I feel the same way after. I just want to keep improving every weekend” – Aaron Gwin Going for Six, Episode 2:  LINK HERE: When we think about our favorite DH racers we typically don’t get to see the real heart and courage that goes on, […]

CHECK OUT THE RIDING AT SNOWMASS BIKE PARK IN COLORADO

Snowmass Bike Park. (Photo by Tamara Susa) PRESS RELEASE Snowmass Village, Colo., (May 16, 2022) – Snowmass Village continues to build and enhance its summer offerings to reflect the interests of locals and visitors alike. Summer 2022 sees the debut of two new events to the summer calendar, the 30th Anniversary of the long-standing Snowmass […]

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 […]

AMERICA’S BATTEN AND GOMEZ VILLAFANE TIGHTEN GRIP ON CAPE EPIC TITLE

The next-to-last stage of the 2022 Absa Cape Epic was 76 kilometers long with some 2700 meters of climbing. In the men’s race, Wilier-Pirelli’s Fabian Rabensteiner and Wout Alleman rode a flawless stage to secure their first Elite Men’s win of the race. Hayley Batten and Sofia Gómez Villafane raced to their third stage win of the 2022 event.

MORE SURPRISES ON FRIDAY IN CAPE EPIC

Stage 5 of the Absa Cape Epic took the teams from the race village in Elandskloof to the new race village in Stellenbosch. The route took in three major climbs and it was Imbuko {Type} DEV who seized the opportunity and raced away to from the pack to claim their first stage win. In the CM.com Women’s category, Sofia Gómez Villafane and Haley Batten outraced Candice Lill and Mariske Strauss to secure the stage win for NinetyOne-songo-Specialized..

LEARN FROM ONE OF THE MASTERS: SCOTT MARKEWITZ PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP

Participants will learn through hands-on experience by photographing professional mountain bikers and having one-on-one interaction with Scott how to set up and create great outdoor action and lifestyle images, while experiencing the world-class trails and beautiful scenery that Salt Lake City and the surrounding area have to offer. 

SEDONA MOUNTAIN BIKE FESTIVAL: MARCH 4, 5, 6, 2022

PRESS RELEASE  Ride & Party The Sedona Mountain Bike Festival is a three-day mountain bike celebration that includes a main expo/festival, bike demos, shuttled rides, gear vendors, a beer garden, great bands, food trucks, skills clinics, and a whole lotta sweet RED SINGLETRACK! While the core of the event and the vibe will remain the […]