Video: Learn How to Build A Freeride MTB Hip Jump
Cam McCaul and Dusty Wygle found a potential hip jump lying around in the desert and decided they needed to do some digging to see if they could make it rideable. Caleb Ely came along for the ride to point the camera at the action—learn how to build a hip jump in the video below.
Building and testing a new jump has its challenges but the process is always rewarding when the jump works out. A little excavation, a little shaping, some packing, some test runs, some tweaks, some guinea pigging, some boosty tables, and a scary nose-dive to finish off the evening right as the sun disappeared.