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Video: Brook Macdonald – The Search for Scree

The imposing Mount Cook in New Zealand’s South Island provides a stunning backdrop to this Brook Macdonald edit as Brook goes in search of scree to ride down. Brook finds the perfect spot near the Glentanner trails. Scree, which is essentially masses of small rock fragments, will be a test of all of Brook’s riding […]

Video: Steve Peat’s Annual Steel City Downhill

Racing in a full Storm Trooper getup? Sure why not. Peaty would. The annual Steel City Downhill sees a return to Grenoside Woods in Sheffield for the 3rd instalment of the race, held on the 4th of May 2013. Peaty’s Steel City Downhill 2013 from X Trail Films on Vimeo.

Video: Trek World Racing Stories // Episode 0.1

Today Trek World Racing is releasing the first episode of its new video series, entitled Trek World Racing Stories. The first episode is a new beginning for the team and we catch up with Brook MacDonald, Neko Mulally and Greg Williamson as the they encounter the notoriously flat race course at the Sea Otter Classic […]

Wade Simmons Riding The New Rocky Mountain Instinct

Designed for the rugged riding that surrounds our North Vancouver office, the Rocky Mountain Instinct is a versatile, long travel 29er. No stranger to pushing the limits of what trail bikes are capable of, Wade Simmons sampled the Instinct and came away with a verdict: it’s a contender on a variety of terrain and a […]

Video: Aaron Gwin Wins Sea Otter On A Twenty Niner

After an amazing weekend at the Sea Otter Classic with Specialized Racing, Aaron Gwin capped it off by winning the Pro Downhill on his S-Works Enduro 29. Troy Brosnan was within a second of Gwin’s time to take 7th. World 4x Champion, Anneke Beerten, had an amazing race to take 3rd on a Stumpjumper FSR […]

Video: Inside SRAM’s Trail House

The guys at Mind Spark Cinema put together a great look back at SRAM’s 2013 edition of the Trail House held in Sedona, Arizona. This year, SRAM used our time at the Trail House to introduce us to new RockShox suspension components, a new line of trail/all-mountain wheels and an expansion of their Avid Trail […]

Sigma Releases ROX 10.0 GPS Cycling Computer

Sigma has a long history building training tools for demanding athletes. We had a chance to check out their newest wares at the Sea Otter Classic last week, and we can’t wait to get them on our test bikes. Check our their newest computer dubbed the ROX 10.0 GPS: from Sigma: The Complete Training Tool You […]

Oregon Enduro Series Expands 2013 Schedule

The Oregon Enduro Series announced an expansion of their series with the addition of a new 2013 Oregon Enduro Series venue, Camas, Washington and the return of the famous Ashland Super D as an Oregon Enduro Bonus Race and the Oregon Super D State Championships.  Oregon Enduro Series Race #4 will be held on Sunday, […]

Photo/Video Gallery: Sea Otter Downhill Practice

                      Downhill practice was on for the Men’s and Women’s Pro classes Friday morning at Sea Otter. Spectators and photographers flocked to the course to watch some of the biggest names in the downhill world loft some whips and dial in their lines before Sunday’s […]

Kona’s New 2014 Carbon Operator

Kona’s newest bike looks so dialed. Check Graham Agassiz ripping it around the shore in the name of testing in this short edit from Kona. We can’t wait to get our hands on one of these. Kona 2014 Carbon Operator from Kona Bikes on Vimeo. Introducing the evolution of Kona’s acclaimed DH Operator Platform. Featuring […]

Fox’s New 2014 All-Mountain Suspension

Fox has announced the release of two 2014 all-mountain products with the 34 TALAS CTD 160 fork and FLOAT X CTD shock. The 34 TALAS features a completely redesigned TALAS travel adjust system and the FLOAT X is a new reservoir air shock platform. The 34 TALAS fork has key design changes that translate to […]

Matt Hunter Rides NEVADOS DE CHILLAN with Specialized

Matt Hunter’s trademark smile says all we need to know about the riding in Chile. While this was his first trip to the South American country, we’re willing to bet he’d be ore than willing to go back. Epic scenery and shrederiffic riding round out this awesome edit from Specialized. MATT HUNTER – SPECIALIZED – […]

Video: Steamboat Springs, Colorado – Bike Town USA

  Bell Helmets is offering up to $100,000 in technical assistance grants to fund three (3) new mountain bike projects built by IMBA Trail Solutions in the United States in 2013-14. Projects will be planned, designed and built by IMBA’s Trail Solutions team of professional trail builders, with involvement and assistance from local volunteers. So far, […]

Video: Pump Track How-To with Mark Weir describes Mark Weir as, “…a well-rounded rider who specializes in suffering, Mark Weir, 38, has remained a successful and dominant force in downhill and endurance racing throughout his career.” When the Trail Ninja (aka Dan Milner) goes in search of pump track mojo he finds it in Mark Weir’s backyard.