From thunderstorms and rain in the evening to sun and partial clouds during the day, the dirt conditions remained the same throughout the weekend: good and loamy. However, no matter how good the conditions remained, the crashes did not stop.
On the steep and gnarly trails of the Petzen and Jamnica EWS, achieving consistent lever feel and stopping power with colossal heat build-up isn’t easy. We explore the variety of approaches racers use to find the perfect brake setup.
2018 marks the sixth season for the Dunbar Summer Series and this year's series will include stops at Panorama Mountain Resort, Fernie Alpine Resort, Big White Ski Resort, and Mount Washington Bike Park.
Made for the ultimate YT collector, and celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Play, only 25 examples of this limited edition carbon slopestyle bike will be made. Oh, and it's only available in Europe.
The highest mountain in the Santiago de Chile valley, Cerro El Plomo, sits at 5,424m and has never been scaled by mountain bikers, until now. Watch as 5 riders try their hardest to tame the Guardian of the Valley.
Take a walk down the Royal Fest MTB course with Nico. There are multiple lines with lots of over/under options through the woods that open up to the monster jumps with some interesting new features at the bottom.
Think you can guess who will claim the top steps of the podium at this weekend's Enduro World Series event in Austria and Slovenia? Select the top three in the men's and women's race and you could win a crank from Rotor.
Some places have mountain biking ingrained within them. Others, like Cuba, are just beginning to develop their own bike-centric culture and communities. Aaron Chase and Paris Gore immerse themselves in Cuba's MTB scene.
The North Shore Mountain Bike Association takes their vision - "Trails for All, Trails Forever" to heart, and has passionately opened the discussion on how to make the mountain bike community a more diverse and inclusive one.
Have an 11-speed SRAM drivetrain and want one more cog? e*thirteen's $299 USD conversion kit includes all the parts to make that happen, including the internal shifter pieces that you'll need to install inside your SRAM shifter.
Jared Fry's collaborated with some of the world's best photographers to create paintings that will help support the Stevie Smith Legacy Foundation, the Kelly McGarry Foundation, and the Red Cross BC Disaster Relief Fund.
We caught up with local guide and trail builder Willy Basilico to get the low down on the new tracks for the first round of the new European Continental Enduro Series in Canazei and find out more about what the resort has to offer.
The EWS will now begin working closely with the UCI to continue developing the discipline, advise the UCI Mountain Bike Commission, train Commissaires and integrate anti-doping policies into the sport of enduro worldwide.
If dual slalom is the purest form of mountain bike racing, then quad eliminator is the knife edge of entertainment. The Malverns Classic came up with the goods and provided a fantastic spectacle for racers and spectators.
In Episode 3 of Behind Closed Doors, we go behind the scenes in Sheffield and Madeira to see how the custom Gamble tracks were built, as well as what went into filming Steve Peat and Loic Bruni's segments. Grab a nice hot mug of gravy and check it all out.
Alpinestars are excited to announce the return of MTB Trail Attack at Hamsterley Forest on 22nd July 2018. The unique racing format of MTB Trail Attack is back and guaranteed to provide more competition and excitement!
Crossing the Atlantic Ocean from North America to Europe, the Rooted crew are on a three-week racing adventure that kicked off at Leogang in Austria. Check out their unique look at the top-level races in episode one.
Over 20 years ago, Richard Cunningham had the rare opportunity to step behind Shimano's veil of secrecy and tour their factory in Sakai City, Japan. Since then, the entire complex has been rebuilt. In celebration of their latest XTR ensemble, he returned to see the changes.
Former Polish National DH Champion Mikołaj Wincenciak's newborn son Sasiu was born with neuroblastoma cancer, and the Polish MTB community is raising funds for him to go to Germany for a complex surgery.
In what may be the dampest installment of “The Wright Line” yet, our favorite Kiwi shredder is transported via mini-jetboat into a secluded bay, which marks the gateway to a primordial trail known as Te Tihi o Tawa.
A Sunday in the Park takes a closer look at the people, trails, events and all the good times of the season from Bike Park Chatel. The Bike Park opens this weekend, so watch this banging edit and get inspired to send it!
Will Crankworx Innsbruck's Slopestyle presented by Kenda see a rerun of the Rheeder & Rogatkin show or will new names take the top steps of the podium? Tune in on Saturday 16 June at 15:30 CEST/06:30 PDT.
In California’s Northern Sierra Nevada, between Downieville and Sierra City, the area’s mining history contributed to a network of trails that faded away with the Gold Rush. Eric Porter & Kurt Gensheimer spent a week in the Lost Sierra riding forgotten trails and discovered a different kind of wealth.
If back-to-back World Cup Downhill racing wasn’t enough for you, then you’re in luck. Here's everything that's going on in the world of Crankworx this week! [Update: Oakley Official Alpine Whip-Off Championships presented by Spank has moved to Friday 15th at 14:00 CEST]
The Tweed Valley dished up prime conditions for the Whyte British Enduro Championships with Mark Scott, Joe Barnes, Gary Forrest, Ruaridh Cunningham, Lews Buchanan, Katy Winton & Bex Baraona all racing.
Round 2 of the Scott Enduro Cup in Angel Fire, NM came to a close after seven stages of riding with Richie Rude winning the Men’s Pro/Open category and Cooper Ott taking first in the Women’s Pro/Open competition.
Following the international field of racers from the moment they affix their race plates to their bars to the tears of joy and exhaustion as they cross the final finish line seven days later, 'The Journey' is everything that BCBR is all about.
With a surprise podium full of upsets, Cam McCaul breaks down the winners and losers from the DH World Cup in Fort William, Scotland last weekend. He also gives up his picks and strategies for the next round of the Pinkbike Fantasy Downhill contest presented by Trek!
We're heading into the third round of the Fantasy Downhill Presented by Trek. So far over 19,000 Pinkbike readers have picked their dream DH World Cup team, but it's not too late to create yours and put yourself in the running to win the prizing for Round 3!
Red Bull & Freeride Entertainment's latest full length film takes Darren Berrecloth, Carson Storch, Cam Zink and Tom van Steenbergen on a mission to explore remote, aggressive descents at the top of the world.
The Trail Crew have been hard at work for the last couple of weeks and they’ll continue braving the elements to ensure as many trails as possible will be rideable for opening day on Friday, June 22, 2018.