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Rooted MTB    Mar 1, 2020
Video: The Rooted Privateers Kick Start their 2020 Season Video: The Rooted Privateers Kick Start their 2020 Season
The Rooted Privateers get some dusty training rides in before the racing season begins.
COMMENCAL bicycles    Feb 29, 2020
Video: Behind The Scenes Filming 'Chasing Volcanoes' with Kilian Bron Video: Behind The Scenes Filming 'Chasing Volcanoes' with Kilian Bron
Vertigo, erupting volcanoes, seasickness, and sulphur fumaroles, it’s all in the behind the scenes.
Jonny Thompson    Feb 29, 2020
Video: At Home with World Cup DH Racer Jack Reading Video: At Home with World Cup DH Racer Jack Reading
Jack Reading explains how his work ethic and commitment have helped him become a World Cup DH racer.
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Matt Miller    Feb 29, 2020
Video: Tracking an EWS Racer's Braking and Suspension Usage Video: Tracking an EWS Racer's Braking and Suspension Usage
Sam Shaw equips his bike with monitors to see how he's braking and how much suspension he is using while riding in Rotorua.
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Pinkbike Staff    Feb 27, 2020
Build Your Dream Enduro Team Today with the 2020 Fantasy Enduro League Build Your Dream Enduro Team Today with the 2020 Fantasy Enduro League
Pick your dream Enduro World Series team and you could be in the running to walk home with the all-new Ibis Ripmo V2 complete with the new 12 speed Shimano XT!
Peter Kaiser    Feb 29, 2020
Video: Paragliding & Snow Trikes in the Tyrolian Alps Video: Paragliding & Snow Trikes in the Tyrolian Alps
Something different for your Saturday...
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Rab Wardell    Feb 29, 2020
Video: Pre-Season Training with Ben Cathro, Henry Kerr and George Kerr Video: Pre-Season Training with Ben Cathro, Henry Kerr and George Kerr
Wet and wild pre-season training in Innerleithen with Ben Cathro, Henry Kerr and George Kerr
Daniel Sapp    Feb 28, 2020
Pinkbike Poll: What Other Cycling Competition Would You Try? Pinkbike Poll: What Other Cycling Competition Would You Try?
Two wheels can give a range of competitive options outside of mountain biking, ranging from road racing to obscure acrobatics. Which one do you fancy giving a shot?
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Pinkbike Staff    Feb 28, 2020
Fantasy Enduro League Contest: How-To Fantasy Enduro League Contest: How-To
How to play the Fantasy Enduro presented by Shimano.
Sarah Moore    Feb 28, 2020
Round Up: 10 Canadian Manufacturers Making Exciting Stuff Round Up: 10 Canadian Manufacturers Making Exciting Stuff
Find out more about what mountain bike components are being made in Canada with this round up of familiar and not-so-familiar companies.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 28, 2020
Fizik Releases $400 3-D Printed Saddle Fizik Releases $400 3-D Printed Saddle
It's aimed mainly at road bikers, but there's a lot of interesting technology involved in the production of Fizik's new 3-D printed saddle.
Anthill Films    Feb 28, 2020
Podcast: Anthill Films Release New Audio Series 'Until Sunset' Podcast: Anthill Films Release New Audio Series 'Until Sunset'
Anthill's new podcast Until Sunset explores the soundscapes around their films with some deeper insights from athletes.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 28, 2020
The Complete Guide to the 2020 EWS Teams The Complete Guide to the 2020 EWS Teams
With Crankworx Rotorua officially marking the end of the offseason this weekend, it's not long until we go racing again in the EWS.
Pinkbike Originals    Feb 28, 2020
Video: Friday Fails #107 Video: Friday Fails #107
It's Friday, let's see some fails!
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Daniel Sapp    Feb 27, 2020
First Ride: Revel's Recyclable, American-made RW30 Fusion-Fiber Wheels First Ride: Revel's Recyclable, American-made RW30 Fusion-Fiber Wheels
A different take on carbon fiber manufacturing yields an American-made rim that's said to offer a number of advantages, including being easier to recycle.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 27, 2020
Plans Announced for Jordie Lunn Memorial Bike Park Plans Announced for Jordie Lunn Memorial Bike Park
A Velosolutions pump track, a skills area and dirt jumps to be constructed in honour of Jordie Lunn.
Bombtrack    Feb 28, 2020
Details Announced for the Veneto Trail 2020 Details Announced for the Veneto Trail 2020
Veneto Trail returns in 2020 for its sixth edition of the unsupported bikepacking adventure.
Daniel Sapp    Feb 27, 2020
Review: Race Face Next SL G5 Carbon Cranks Review: Race Face Next SL G5 Carbon Cranks
We put the latest version of Race Face's lightweight carbon cranks to the test.
flag Miguel Sousa    Feb 27, 2020
Race Report: Round #1 of the São Miguel DH Cup 2020 Race Report: Round #1 of the São Miguel DH Cup 2020
The 2020 São Miguel DHI Cup has just started, with the first race being on 16Segundos trail.
   Feb 27, 2020
Video: Lewis Buchanan to Ride for Forbidden Bike Company in 2020 Video: Lewis Buchanan to Ride for Forbidden Bike Company in 2020
Lewis Buchanan tears into 2020 with Forbidden Bike Company.
Anthill Films    Feb 27, 2020
Photo Story: 'Return to Earth' Argentina Segment Photo Story: 'Return to Earth' Argentina Segment
The Anthill Films crew, Matt Hunter, Casey Brown, Joey Schusler, Brice Minnigh and photographer Margus Riga travel deep into the Argentinian backcountry
Revel Bikes    Feb 27, 2020
Revel Bikes Announce New Revel Wheels Revel Bikes Announce New Revel Wheels
The American made Carbon rims are claimed to be lighter, stronger and 100% recyclable.
Yama Folk    Feb 27, 2020
Video: Tacky Dirt & Short Lift Lines Doing Winter Bike Park Laps at Coast Gravity Video: Tacky Dirt & Short Lift Lines Doing Winter Bike Park Laps at Coast Gravity
'A full day of bike park laps in winter, it’s like you’re cheating the world.'
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H+I Adventures    Feb 27, 2020
Video: Exploring Himalayan Trails in Bhutan Video: Exploring Himalayan Trails in Bhutan
Dan Milner, Euan Wilson and Sam Seward try to find a route through the imposing peaks of the Himalayas.
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Pinkbike Staff    Feb 26, 2020
Build Your Dream World Cup Team Today with the 2020 DH Fantasy League Build Your Dream World Cup Team Today with the 2020 DH Fantasy League
Pick your dream DH World Cup team and you could be in the running to walk home with a Custom Project One Trek Slash Carbon!
Pinkbike Staff    Feb 26, 2020
Terms & Conditions: 2020 DH Fantasy League Terms & Conditions: 2020 DH Fantasy League
Full Terms & Conditions for the 2020 DH Fantasy League presented by Trek.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 26, 2020
Enduro World Series Announces 2021 Calendar Enduro World Series Announces 2021 Calendar
The EWS has announced an 8 round series for 2021 with 2 rounds in the USA, a return to Scotland and some new venues too.
Anthill Films    Feb 26, 2020
Video: Return to Earth Kids' Bike Park Segment + Full Film Now Streaming on Amazon Prime Video: Return to Earth Kids' Bike Park Segment + Full Film Now Streaming on Amazon Prime
After 130+ premieres and a string of film festival selections around the world, Return to Earth is now available for streaming on Amazon Prime Video.
Highland Mountain Bike Park    Feb 26, 2020
Video & Event Recap: Winter Woolly - DH Fat Biking at Highland Mountain Video & Event Recap: Winter Woolly - DH Fat Biking at Highland Mountain
Perfect trail conditions for the winter downhill fatbiking race.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 26, 2020
Video: A Racing Drone's View of DarkFest 2020 Video: A Racing Drone's View of DarkFest 2020
Some unseen and up close footage from DarkFest
MTB BEDS    Feb 26, 2020
Details Announced for Trans Liguria Tour with MTB Beds Details Announced for Trans Liguria Tour with MTB Beds
Explores the Italian coast and mountains from Finale Ligure down to the French border.
Brian Plunkett    Feb 26, 2020
Photo Story: An Oasis of Perfectly-Sculpted Jumps in California Photo Story: An Oasis of Perfectly-Sculpted Jumps in California
Sam Mercado has built at Rampage twice, but spends all his free time building in California.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 26, 2020
Video: Troy Brosnan Shreds His Home Trails Video: Troy Brosnan Shreds His Home Trails
Mr Consistent shows off the trails he grew up riding
Pinkbike Staff    Feb 25, 2020
DH Fantasy League Contest: How-To DH Fantasy League Contest: How-To
How to play the Downhill Fantasy presented by Trek.
Daniel Sapp    Feb 25, 2020
IOC Official Comments on Potential Impacts of Coronavirus on 2020 Tokyo Olympics IOC Official Comments on Potential Impacts of Coronavirus on 2020 Tokyo Olympics
IOC Committee member Dick Pound indicates that the Tokyo Olympics are more likely to be canceled than moved or rescheduled if the virus is not under control in a couple months.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 25, 2020
EWS Updates Rulebook & Lays Out EWS-E Format EWS Updates Rulebook & Lays Out EWS-E Format
The EWS lays out the rules for its vision of e-MTB racing.
Sarah Moore    Feb 25, 2020
Video: Yoann Barelli is Back to Speed & Ready for the EWS Season Video: Yoann Barelli is Back to Speed & Ready for the EWS Season
Racing kicks off in Colombia in four weeks.
Ed Spratt    Feb 25, 2020
The Complete Guide to the 2020 World Cup XC Teams The Complete Guide to the 2020 World Cup XC Teams
We take a look at some of the top Elite teams from last year and those that have seen some big changes in the offseason shuffle.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 25, 2020
10 Things You Only See on Racers' Bikes 10 Things You Only See on Racers' Bikes
There are perks to being a pro, including custom linkages, perfectly balanced wheels, and access to fancy data acquisition systems.
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James Smurthwaite    Feb 25, 2020
HSBC Pulls British Cycling Sponsorship 4 Years Early HSBC Pulls British Cycling Sponsorship 4 Years Early
British Cycling's turbulent period continues as its main sponsor withdraws support early.
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Trans Cascadia    Feb 25, 2020
Trans-Cascadia Opens Registration for 2020 Trans-Cascadia Opens Registration for 2020
With only 100 spots available you will have to be quick to reserve your place in this year's race.
Diamondback Bikes    Feb 25, 2020
Video: Quietly Killing It in 'BC Backwoods' with Reilly Horan Video: Quietly Killing It in 'BC Backwoods' with Reilly Horan
It seems like every town in BC has some secretly amazing cycling talent lurking in it.
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Alex RSD    Feb 24, 2020
RSD Bikes Announces 2020 Range With Aluminum MiddleChild HT & New Wildcat FS RSD Bikes Announces 2020 Range With Aluminum MiddleChild HT & New Wildcat FS
2020 sees the introduction of a brand new aluminum version of RSD's MiddleChild hardtail and an all-new version of the Wildcat full-suspension trail bike.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 24, 2020
Video: Isabeau Courdurier To Ride on the Lapierre Zipp Collective Video: Isabeau Courdurier To Ride on the Lapierre Zipp Collective
The Enduro Collective and the Lapierre team have merged to form the Lapierre Zipp Collective with Courdurier, Dailly and Gallean as its riders.
David Arthur    Feb 24, 2020
Review: Marin Rift Zone Carbon 2 - Modern Geometry for Maximum Fun Review: Marin Rift Zone Carbon 2 - Modern Geometry for Maximum Fun
Marin's Rift Zone Carbon is another addition to the growing field of short travel bikes with aggressive geometry.
Dave Trumpore    Feb 24, 2020
Photo Epic: Day 5 - Andes Pacifico 2020 Photo Epic: Day 5 - Andes Pacifico 2020
The racers arrive on the beach for a Pisco disco.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 24, 2020
Slickrock Trail Oil and Gas Parcels Removed From BLM Proposal Slickrock Trail Oil and Gas Parcels Removed From BLM Proposal
The iconic trail has been saved from oil and gas leasing thanks to the work of local mountain bikers and officials.
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Chromag Bikes    Feb 24, 2020
Chromag Announces Redesigned Alloy Bars for 2020 Chromag Announces Redesigned Alloy Bars for 2020
When Chromag first launched the alloy handlebar in 2003, it was one of the widest bars on the market at 720mm. Times have changed!
Ed Spratt    Feb 24, 2020
Video: Flat Out Racing in Les Gets - Fast Life Season 3 Episode 4 Video: Flat Out Racing in Les Gets - Fast Life Season 3 Episode 4
Kate Courtney and Loic Bruni head to Les Gets in France with the hope to extend their lead in the World Cup overall.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 24, 2020
Video: Tomas Slavik's Winning Run on the World's Longest Urban Downhill Track Video: Tomas Slavik's Winning Run on the World's Longest Urban Downhill Track
With 1,500 steps separating the start and finish gates, the Red Bull Monserrate Cerro Abajo is a test of nerve and endurance.
Ed Spratt    Feb 24, 2020
5 World Cup Team Changes That Went Under the Radar 5 World Cup Team Changes That Went Under the Radar
The team changes that may have slipped past unnoticed this off season.
Scott Secco    Feb 24, 2020
Movies For Your Monday Movies For Your Monday
We've got 20 videos for you this week. Please enjoy.
flag Yaroslav Alpizar    Feb 23, 2020
Race Report: BikingBlitz 2020 - Round 2 Ballyhoura Race Report: BikingBlitz 2020 - Round 2 Ballyhoura
The 2020 BikingBlitz series continues with round 2 in Ballyhoura.
Ed Spratt    Feb 23, 2020
Final Results: Andes Pacifico 2020 Final Results: Andes Pacifico 2020
The results are in from the 2020 Andes Pacifico after five days tackling the infamous Chilean anti-grip
Rémy Métailler    Feb 23, 2020
Video: Steep and Loose Riding with Remy Metailler and Nico Quere in the South of France Video: Steep and Loose Riding with Remy Metailler and Nico Quere in the South of France
Remy Metailler is joined by Nico Quere, the World e-Bike series winner, for some steep and technical riding in the South of France.
SCOTT Sports    Feb 23, 2020
Video: Bikepacking the Arizona Trail Video: Bikepacking the Arizona Trail
Jackie Paaso and Stan Jorgensen set off on a three-day, 90-mile mission on the Arizona Trail.
Yeti TransNZ Enduro    Feb 23, 2020
Video & Photo Report: Days 5 & 6 - Trans NZ Video & Photo Report: Days 5 & 6 - Trans NZ
Catch up on all the action from the final two days of the 2020 Trans NZ.
Oliver Haggren    Feb 23, 2020
Video: Riding the Dark, Steep Woods of Sweden in 'Vigilant' Video: Riding the Dark, Steep Woods of Sweden in 'Vigilant'
You have to be vigilant when riding in the dark steep woods of Sweden.
COMMENCAL bicycles    Feb 22, 2020
Video: POV From Mega Freeride Lines in China with Antoni Villoni Video: POV From Mega Freeride Lines in China with Antoni Villoni
Mega freeride lines, crashes, breathtaking landscapes and meeting the locals.
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Dave Trumpore    Feb 22, 2020
Photo Epic: Days 3 & 4 - Andes Pacifico 2020 Photo Epic: Days 3 & 4 - Andes Pacifico 2020
Days three and four were fast and loose as riders tackled brand new stages on the Chilean anti-grip.
West Matteeussen    Feb 22, 2020
Video: Blake Pearce Shreds Dusty Trails in Western Australia Video: Blake Pearce Shreds Dusty Trails in Western Australia
Incredibly smooth on the roughest and loosest tracks.
Hans Allmendinger    Feb 22, 2020
Video: Finding the Flow Zone in Germany Video: Finding the Flow Zone in Germany
Back flips, jumps, flowy corners, and more back flips.
Mike Kazimer    Feb 21, 2020
Pinkbike Poll: Could You Build Your Own Mountain Bike Frame? Pinkbike Poll: Could You Build Your Own Mountain Bike Frame?
Would you trust a frame that you built with your own hands?
Sarah Moore    Feb 21, 2020
Video: Timeless Style in Barcelona with Owen Marks in 'Till The Very End' Video: Timeless Style in Barcelona with Owen Marks in 'Till The Very End'
A fresh backdrop and timeless style that never gets old.
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James Smurthwaite    Feb 21, 2020
Randoms - iceBike 2020 Randoms - iceBike 2020
New gear from Thule, Madison, Lazer, Park Tool and more.
Cam McCaul    Feb 21, 2020
Video: Hollywood Stunts & X-Games Announcing with Cam McCaul in 'Candid Cameron - Vol. 1' Video: Hollywood Stunts & X-Games Announcing with Cam McCaul in 'Candid Cameron - Vol. 1'
Think Kyle Strait and Cam Zink should rock these hairdos full-time?
Pinkbike Originals    Feb 21, 2020
Video: Friday Fails #106 Video: Friday Fails #106
The not so smooth landings.
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Ed Spratt    Feb 21, 2020
Spengle Launch One Off 24ct Gold Wheelset for $13,000 Spengle Launch One Off 24ct Gold Wheelset for $13,000
Silly money for 'rideable art'.
flag Sarah Lukas    Feb 21, 2020
Come See The Grim Donut At The BC Bike Show Come See The Grim Donut At The BC Bike Show
The Grim Donut is making its way out into the wild with its first appearance of the year at the BC Bike Show (Vancouver Bike Show).
Ed Spratt    Feb 21, 2020
Video: Slippery Head Cam Runs in Lousa with the Syndicate Video: Slippery Head Cam Runs in Lousa with the Syndicate
The Santa Cruz Syndicate get loose in Lousa.
Pinkbike Originals    Feb 20, 2020
Video: Clipless vs. Flat Pedals - The Pros and Cons of Both Video: Clipless vs. Flat Pedals - The Pros and Cons of Both
Christina Chappetta heads out on a ride in Squamish to discuss the pros and cons of clipless pedals and flat pedals.
   Feb 20, 2020
Format Bikes Announce Redesigned 'Format 4112' Downhill Bike Format Bikes Announce Redesigned 'Format 4112' Downhill Bike
Format bikes reveal details for their completely redesigned 'Format 4112' downhill bike.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 20, 2020
Trailer: A Stacked North American Freeride Line Up Unites in 'Tribe' Trailer: A Stacked North American Freeride Line Up Unites in 'Tribe'
Nell, Brandt, Boggs, Riddle, McCaul, Macduff, Rheeder, Lieb, Chase and more line up for a new film coming next week.
Dave Trumpore    Feb 20, 2020
Photo Epic: Days 1 & 2 - Andes Pacifico 2020 Photo Epic: Days 1 & 2 - Andes Pacifico 2020
Riders faced seven stages and nearly four thousand meters of descending as they tackled the Chilean anti grip for days one and two of the 2020 Andes Pacifico.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 20, 2020
Throwback Thursday: Vintage John Tomac Footage From the Early 90s Throwback Thursday: Vintage John Tomac Footage From the Early 90s
Some of our favourite race footage from the legendary John Tomac.
Eric Palmer    Feb 20, 2020
Photo Report: DarkFEST 2020 Photo Report: DarkFEST 2020
With some of the biggest jumps in Freeride DarkFest 2020 was always going to be wild.
Chain Reaction Cycles    Feb 20, 2020
Video: Team CRC Unveil 2020 Bikes Video: Team CRC Unveil 2020 Bikes
Team CRC reveal their Fresh bikes for the 2020 season.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 20, 2020
Revenue Round Up: GoPro Bounce Back, Shimano Grows & Dassi Liquidates Revenue Round Up: GoPro Bounce Back, Shimano Grows & Dassi Liquidates
Increased sales for GoPro, Shimano and MIPS this quarter.
   Feb 20, 2020
Video: George Brannigan Gets Loose in Queenstown Video: George Brannigan Gets Loose in Queenstown
George Brannigan hits up the beautiful landscape of Queenstown for his latest edit.
Muckmedden Events    Feb 20, 2020
Video: UK’s First Team Enduro Event Heads to Comrie Croft in April Video: UK’s First Team Enduro Event Heads to Comrie Croft in April
Team-based Enduro racing arrives in the UK for 'Clans @ The Croft'
Pässilä Bicycles    Feb 20, 2020
Pässilä Bicycles Debuts Titanium Line of Bikes for 2020 Pässilä Bicycles Debuts Titanium Line of Bikes for 2020
Pässilä Bicycles is a small rider owned bike company from Finland that have a line of five different titanium frames and complete bikes.
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SR Suntour One Vision Racing    Feb 19, 2020
UK Based Race Development Program One Vision Signs Dan Slack UK Based Race Development Program One Vision Signs Dan Slack
Dan is a promising young racer who after only one year of downhill racing won the UK National Downhill Series in 2019 as a first-year junior.
Sarah Moore    Feb 19, 2020
Must Watch: Official Highlights from Darkfest 2020 Must Watch: Official Highlights from Darkfest 2020
An all-star cast of the world's best freeriders gathered in Stellenbosch, South Africa.
Neil Dalgleish    Feb 19, 2020
TweedLove Announces Exclusive 10-Year Anniversary Endura Jersey TweedLove Announces Exclusive 10-Year Anniversary Endura Jersey
The jersey is currently in production at Endura’s HQ in Livingston and is available to pre-order online at tweedlove.com.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 19, 2020
Video: Phil Atwill Teases New Carbon Cube Downhill Bike at Pre-Season Testing in San Remo Video: Phil Atwill Teases New Carbon Cube Downhill Bike at Pre-Season Testing in San Remo
Cube go carbon for 2020 with all their racers expected to be on this new downhill bike in Lousa.
Sarah Moore    Feb 19, 2020
Bontrager Announces Free Lifetime Warranty on All Carbon Wheels Bontrager Announces Free Lifetime Warranty on All Carbon Wheels
There is now a lifetime warranty against wheel defects on all Bontrager wheels.
Sarah Moore    Feb 19, 2020
Interview: 2019 Photo of the Year Winner, JB Liautard Interview: 2019 Photo of the Year Winner, JB Liautard
We caught up with JB Liautard to learn more about his winning photo.
Yeti TransNZ Enduro    Feb 19, 2020
Video & Photo Report: Days 3 & 4 - Trans NZ Video & Photo Report: Days 3 & 4 - Trans NZ
Long days in the saddle, magical views and rad trails.
rasoulution    Feb 19, 2020
Red Bull District Ride Returns After 3 Year Hiatus Red Bull District Ride Returns After 3 Year Hiatus
The world's biggest urban slopestyle competition returns to Nuremburg.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 19, 2020
Video: Adam Brayton Hauling in Innerleithen Video: Adam Brayton Hauling in Innerleithen
Will 2020 be the Year of the Kestrel?
   Feb 19, 2020
The CrossWorxCycles Dash275 is Handmade in Germany The CrossWorxCycles Dash275 is Handmade in Germany
CrossWorxCycles' Dash275 bike has 160mm of travel and is designed and built in Thuringia, Germany.
Mike Kazimer    Feb 18, 2020
First Ride: The New Ibis Ripmo V2 is Carbon AF First Ride: The New Ibis Ripmo V2 is Carbon AF
Version 2.0 of the Ripmo gets a little slacker, a little longer, and it's now coil shock compatible.
COMMENCAL bicycles    Feb 18, 2020
Video: A Life of Riding with Anne-Caroline Chausson in 'We Always Keep Riding' Video: A Life of Riding with Anne-Caroline Chausson in 'We Always Keep Riding'
'I have ridden my whole life, to win to have fun, and nothing can take it away from me'.
Dave Trumpore    Feb 18, 2020
Photo Epic: Race Preview - 2020 Andes Pacifico Enduro Photo Epic: Race Preview - 2020 Andes Pacifico Enduro
The 2020 Santa Cruz Andes Pacifico Enduro kicks off this week. Here's how the riders settled into camp and what they can expect in the week ahead.
flag KZN GRAVITY    Feb 18, 2020
Race Report: Round 1 of the 2020 KwaZulu-Natal Gravity Series - Pietermaritzburg Race Report: Round 1 of the 2020 KwaZulu-Natal Gravity Series - Pietermaritzburg
The first race of the 2020 KwaZulu-Natal Gravity Calendar took place at Cascades MTB Park in Pietermaritzburg.
Norco Bicycles    Feb 18, 2020
Norco Bicycles Announces Sight VLT 29 eMTB Norco Bicycles Announces Sight VLT 29 eMTB
Norco's new Sight VLT29 has 29" wheels, Shimano STEPS e-MTB drive system, and has the option for range extender batteries.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 18, 2020
UCI Launches 5-Round eMTB World Cup XC Series UCI Launches 5-Round eMTB World Cup XC Series
Following on from the inaugural World Championships in Mont Sainte Anne, the UCI launches a full World Cup series for e-mtbs.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 18, 2020
Video: Brendan Fairclough Goes Stratospheric at DarkFest Video: Brendan Fairclough Goes Stratospheric at DarkFest
A GoPro compilation full of bangers from Brendog.
Propain Factory Racing    Feb 18, 2020
Video: Team Camp with Propain Factory Racing in Lousa Video: Team Camp with Propain Factory Racing in Lousa
Propain Factory Racing unbox new bikes and get them running sweetly in Lousa.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 18, 2020
Video: Mark Wallace Training on his Enduro and Downhill Bike on Vancouver Island Video: Mark Wallace Training on his Enduro and Downhill Bike on Vancouver Island
Monster's Behind the Races series visits Mark at his home in British Columbia.
Jean-Pascal Poirier    Feb 18, 2020
Video: Dusty Laps in the Whistler Bike Park Video: Dusty Laps in the Whistler Bike Park
There's not much better than dry and dusty summer laps in the Whistler Bike Park
Leatt .com    Feb 18, 2020
Tomas Lemoine Signs With Leatt for 2020 Tomas Lemoine Signs With Leatt for 2020
Rider/rapper Tomas Lemoine picks up a new protection deal with Leatt.
Mike Levy    Feb 17, 2020
Review: Six Months on Structure's Wild Looking Cycleworks SCW 1 Review: Six Months on Structure's Wild Looking Cycleworks SCW 1
The most impressive linkage fork to date, but you'll need to buy the entire bike to get it.
SHIMANO    Feb 17, 2020
Video & Photo Epic: This is Home with Thomas Vanderham Video & Photo Epic: This is Home with Thomas Vanderham
Thomas Vanderham is lucky enough to call Vancouver's North Shore home.
UR Team    Feb 17, 2020
Polygon UR Welcomes Dan Wolfe to the Team Polygon UR Welcomes Dan Wolfe to the Team
The Big Bad Wolfe steps up from a Polygon privateer to a racer on the factory team.
Ed Spratt    Feb 17, 2020
Video: The Mental and Physical Battles of World Cup Racing - Fast Life Season 3 Episode 3 Video: The Mental and Physical Battles of World Cup Racing - Fast Life Season 3 Episode 3
Kate Courtney, Loïc Bruni and Finn Iles continue their World Cup journey in Vallnord, Andorra.
Ed Spratt    Feb 17, 2020
Results: Mob n Mojave Downhill 2020 Results: Mob n Mojave Downhill 2020
The results are in from the Mob n Mojave downhill race in Bootleg Canyon.
Yeti TransNZ Enduro    Feb 17, 2020
Video & Photo Story: Trans NZ - Days 1 & 2 Video & Photo Story: Trans NZ - Days 1 & 2
Catch up on all the action from the first two days of the 2020 Trans NZ.
   Feb 17, 2020
Hunt Wheels Announces 2020 Mountain Athletes Hunt Wheels Announces 2020 Mountain Athletes
Hunt announces a line up packed with fast Brits.
Scott Secco    Feb 17, 2020
Movies For Your Monday - Thomas Vanderham Edition Movies For Your Monday - Thomas Vanderham Edition
A special edition featuring some of Vanderham's best video parts.
flag Trans Savoie    Feb 17, 2020
Race Report: Enduro2 - Nelson, New Zealand Race Report: Enduro2 - Nelson, New Zealand
Enduro2 brings its popular pairs-format to the southern hemisphere.
Daniel Sapp    Feb 16, 2020
Spotted: Greg Callaghan's Devinci with Prototype Fox Suspension and Shimano Drivetrain Spotted: Greg Callaghan's Devinci with Prototype Fox Suspension and Shimano Drivetrain
A prototype fork and shock along with a Shimano drivetrain indicate some major updates for not only suspension in general, but also Devinci's top-tier athletes.
Taj Mihelich    Feb 16, 2020
Sketchbook Dump - Sunday Comics with Taj Mihelich Sketchbook Dump - Sunday Comics with Taj Mihelich
An assortment of nonsense from Taj's sketchbook.
Rémy Métailler    Feb 16, 2020
Video: Remy Metailler Rides Switchbacks Under a Medieval Village In France Video: Remy Metailler Rides Switchbacks Under a Medieval Village In France
Remy takes on 1,000 meters of descending in the latest episode of his Trail Preview series.
Cornelius Kapfinger    Feb 16, 2020
Intend Release "New Age" Suspension Line Intend Release "New Age" Suspension Line
Cornelius Kapfinger has been hard at work making some major updates to his suspension forks for 2020.
   Feb 16, 2020
Video: Innes Graham and Lukas Schafer Tour La Poma and Pure Riding Park Video: Innes Graham and Lukas Schafer Tour La Poma and Pure Riding Park
Two balmy winter riding spots in the crosshairs for Graham and Schafer
Ed Spratt    Feb 16, 2020
Results: New Zealand DH Nationals - Round 4 Auckland Results: New Zealand DH Nationals - Round 4 Auckland
The results are in from the final round of the New Zealand national downhill series in Auckland
Ed Spratt    Feb 15, 2020
Tahnee Seagrave Breaks Tibia and Fibula After Crashing on Dirt Jumps Tahnee Seagrave Breaks Tibia and Fibula After Crashing on Dirt Jumps
Tahnee Seagrave is out of action after a crash which resulted in a dislocated ankle, broken tibia and fibula and ligament tears.
Cam McCaul    Feb 16, 2020
Video: Pit Bikes, Slalom Tracks and Dirt Jumps with Cam McCaul, Kyle Strait and Cam Zink Video: Pit Bikes, Slalom Tracks and Dirt Jumps with Cam McCaul, Kyle Strait and Cam Zink
Cam McCaul heads to Kyle Strait's "Strait Acres" compound for a couple of days of messing around on bikes.
Ted Morton    Feb 16, 2020
Video: Wet and Wild Riding with Two-Time Canadian Enduro Series Champ Daniel Shaw Video: Wet and Wild Riding with Two-Time Canadian Enduro Series Champ Daniel Shaw
The two-time Norco Canadian Enduro Series champ shreds the wet trails of Victoria, BC.
Five Ten    Feb 15, 2020
Video: Amaury Pierron Discovers British Columbia in  'B.C. Virgin' Video: Amaury Pierron Discovers British Columbia in 'B.C. Virgin'
Faster, higher, wilder... Amaury Pierron gets to ride in British Columbia for the first time.
Pinkbike Staff    Feb 15, 2020
Online Deals - February 2020 Online Deals - February 2020
Great deals on bikes, helmets, tires and more in this month's Online Deals.
Salsa Cycles    Feb 15, 2020
Video: 40 Seconds of Hardtail Shredding in California Video: 40 Seconds of Hardtail Shredding in California
Javier Zuniga exudes joy while riding, even on a hardtail.
Pinkbike Staff    Feb 14, 2020
The 2019 Pinkbike Photo of the Year Winner is... The 2019 Pinkbike Photo of the Year Winner is...
You've voted and we've got a winner in the 2019 Photo of the Year presented by Jenson USA contest. Full details inside and congratulations to our winner!
   Feb 15, 2020
Video: Melon Announces Alleycat Riding Shades Video: Melon Announces Alleycat Riding Shades
A new player in the riding sunglasses space.
Dan Roberts    Feb 14, 2020
Review: The DT Swiss EXC 1200 Spline Enduro Wheelset Might Be Too Light Review: The DT Swiss EXC 1200 Spline Enduro Wheelset Might Be Too Light
DT's EXC 1200 wheels are designed for enduro racing, but they didn't withstand our testing.
Pinkbike Originals    Feb 14, 2020
Video: Friday Fails #105 Video: Friday Fails #105
When it doesn't go to plan.
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Muc-Off    Feb 14, 2020
Video: Muc Off Launches its First Technical Clothing Range Video: Muc Off Launches its First Technical Clothing Range
Muc Off's burgeoning catalogue expands even further with a new line of technical clothing.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 14, 2020
Interview: Nina Hoffmann on Sticking to Her Guns and Not Taking a Team Offer for 2020 Interview: Nina Hoffmann on Sticking to Her Guns and Not Taking a Team Offer for 2020
After her stellar debut World Cup season, Nina Hoffmann has decided to start her own racing team with Santa Cruz and Stif Bikes.
   Feb 14, 2020
Video: Canyon Welcomes 3 UK Riders to the CLLCTV Video: Canyon Welcomes 3 UK Riders to the CLLCTV
Canyon welcomes Freddy Pulman, James Farrar and Phil Auckland to the CLLCTV.
Ed Spratt    Feb 14, 2020
Getting to Know: Pemberton Pinner Lucas Cruz Getting to Know: Pemberton Pinner Lucas Cruz
Lucas Cruz joins Norco Factory Racing for 2020 after two great years racing as a Junior.
Doug McDonald    Feb 14, 2020
Dates Announced for the 2020 Trans Nomad Stage Race Dates Announced for the 2020 Trans Nomad Stage Race
As always the Trans-Nomad will combine adventure and blind mountain bike racing on the best high-mountain trails of the Pyrenees.
Mike Levy    Feb 13, 2020
Opinion: Does Mountain Biking Need a Race of Champions? Opinion: Does Mountain Biking Need a Race of Champions?
The Race of Champions would be a season-ending event where XC, DH, enduro, and freeriders would compete against each other on identical bikes.
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The Free Radicals    Feb 14, 2020
Last Chance: Support PNW Trails & Win a Custom Specialized Stumpjumper Last Chance: Support PNW Trails & Win a Custom Specialized Stumpjumper
The proceeds from this fundraiser will be split evenly between the Oregon Mountain Bike Coalition, the Squamish Off Road Cycling Association, and the Whatcom Mountain Bike Coalition.
Transition Bikes    Feb 13, 2020
Video: Transition Releases the New Scout Trail Bike Video: Transition Releases the New Scout Trail Bike
The new Scout is Transition's modern-day take on the Bottlerocket.
Daniel Sapp    Feb 13, 2020
First Ride: Transition's New Scout Carbon First Ride: Transition's New Scout Carbon
The Scout has a new look, along with more travel and updated geometry.
COMMENCAL bicycles    Feb 13, 2020
Video: Party Shirts & Double Flips on the New Commencal Meta TR SX Video: Party Shirts & Double Flips on the New Commencal Meta TR SX
Commencal built the new TR as an all-purpose jump, freeride, street, dirt or enduro bike...
Ed Spratt    Feb 13, 2020
Wolf Tooth Components Announces New Mega Fat Paw Foam Grips Wolf Tooth Components Announces New Mega Fat Paw Foam Grips
Wolf Tooth Components have launched a new version of its Fat Paw grips which claim to be the thickest foam grips available to buy.
Ed Spratt    Feb 13, 2020
Lucas Cruz Joins the Norco Factory Racing Team Lucas Cruz Joins the Norco Factory Racing Team
Lucas Cruz joins the Canadian brand for his first season of Elite racing.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 13, 2020
Interview: Rachel Atherton & Ben Farmer on the Development of Atherton Bikes from Prototype to Production Interview: Rachel Atherton & Ben Farmer on the Development of Atherton Bikes from Prototype to Production
A year on since Atherton Bikes burst on to the scene, they're now selling their first frames.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 13, 2020
Nina Hoffmann Announces Her Own Race Team with Stif Mountain Bikes Nina Hoffmann Announces Her Own Race Team with Stif Mountain Bikes
Nina will be riding on Santa Cruz bikes and supported by Stif Mountain Bikes.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 13, 2020
YT Releases 24" & 26"  Mini Jeffsys for Kids YT Releases 24" & 26" Mini Jeffsys for Kids
The Jeffsy Primus is aimed at shredders from 135cm to 160cm in height.
Atherton Racing    Feb 13, 2020
Atherton Bikes Release First 50 Bikes for Early Followers of the Brand Atherton Bikes Release First 50 Bikes for Early Followers of the Brand
After 20 prototype stages, a small initial batch of frames has been released by Atherton Bikes.
Sarah Moore    Feb 13, 2020
Video: Nukeproof Announces New 20-26" Cub-Scout Kid's Bike Range Video: Nukeproof Announces New 20-26" Cub-Scout Kid's Bike Range
The new range of Cub-Scout Hardtails are available in 20”, 24” or 26” options.
SCOTT Sports    Feb 13, 2020
Video: Joel Ducrot Out for a Rip on his Ransom Video: Joel Ducrot Out for a Rip on his Ransom
This time of year, Joel is just happy to go out for a rip
Richard Bedford    Feb 13, 2020
Squidworx Makes Debut with Modular Flat Pedal Squidworx Makes Debut with Modular Flat Pedal
Squidworx have designed a customizable pedal with easily replaceable parts.
Jerry Tatton    Feb 13, 2020
Race Report: Northern Downhill Hosts the Ae TT on a Stormy Weekend Race Report: Northern Downhill Hosts the Ae TT on a Stormy Weekend
Last weekend saw Northern Downhill return to Scotland to host another TT race at Ae forest.
Sarah Moore    Feb 12, 2020
Video: First UCI MTB XC Marathon Race in the Middle East Video: First UCI MTB XC Marathon Race in the Middle East
On February 7, 2020, the first edition of the HERO Dubai marathon XC race took place in Hatta-Dubai.
Daniel Sapp    Feb 12, 2020
Round Up: 10 Lesser-Known American Manufacturers Making Exciting Stuff Round Up: 10 Lesser-Known American Manufacturers Making Exciting Stuff
Ten companies who are still producing mountain bike components and accessories in the United States.
Dan Roberts    Feb 12, 2020
Industry Insider: The Potential Impacts of the Novel Coronavirus on the Bike Industry Industry Insider: The Potential Impacts of the Novel Coronavirus on the Bike Industry
The effects of the coronavirus will likely be felt on the sales floor and financial forecasts for much longer than the virus is in the news.
Jamis® Bikes    Feb 12, 2020
Jamis Introduces New Carbon Portal and Hardline Models Jamis Introduces New Carbon Portal and Hardline Models
Jamis' 130mm Portal 29" and the 160mm Hardline 27.5" are now available with carbon frames.
Troy Lee Designs    Feb 11, 2020
Video: Troy Lee Designs Announces New D4 Helmet Details Video: Troy Lee Designs Announces New D4 Helmet Details
The new D4 weighs a claimed 1,000 grams, making it the lightest DH helmet Troy Lee Designs has ever produced.
Pinkbike Staff    Feb 12, 2020
Final Round Voting Closed: 2019 Pinkbike Photo of the Year Contest Final Round Voting Closed: 2019 Pinkbike Photo of the Year Contest
Vote in this round to determine whether Ross Bell or JB Liautard walks away with the 2019 Pinkbike Photo of the Year, and for another chance to win one of five $200 Jenson USA gift cards.
Broderick Horne    Feb 12, 2020
Video: Matt Macduff & Brayden Barrett-Hay Go Huge at Joyride 150 in 'Calm Before The Storm' Video: Matt Macduff & Brayden Barrett-Hay Go Huge at Joyride 150 in 'Calm Before The Storm'
Matt and Brayden heads indoors for some big winter amplitude.
Sarah Moore    Feb 12, 2020
Video: Banger Session on Greg Watt's New Jump Line Video: Banger Session on Greg Watt's New Jump Line
The NF Crew guys get one last banger session on Greg Watts's new jump line before the snow hit.
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   Feb 12, 2020
Video: Matt Jones & Martha Gill Visit Ecuador Video: Matt Jones & Martha Gill Visit Ecuador
World-class dirt jumps, a brand new bike park and a volcano descent await Matt and Martha in Ecuador.
Max Rendall    Feb 12, 2020
Video: Innes Graham Gets Back on an MTB 3 Years After Giving Up World Cups in 'Racing Killed the Love' Video: Innes Graham Gets Back on an MTB 3 Years After Giving Up World Cups in 'Racing Killed the Love'
After a long hiatus to BMX and photography, it was time to reignite an old flame.
Carlos Dos Santos    Feb 12, 2020
Video: Sven & Anka Martin Explore 5 Islands of the Azores Video: Sven & Anka Martin Explore 5 Islands of the Azores
Following the route of the first Trans Atlantis by bike and boat
Sarah Moore    Feb 11, 2020
Video: The Places & People That Inspired Santa Cruz's New Heckler eMTB Video: The Places & People That Inspired Santa Cruz's New Heckler eMTB
Santa Cruz Bicycles made the Heckler for places like the Lost Sierras and for riders like Greg Williams.
Sarah Moore    Feb 11, 2020
Video: Double Rainbow Ride with World Champs Vali Höll & Myriam Nicole Video: Double Rainbow Ride with World Champs Vali Höll & Myriam Nicole
The two World Champions ride the rocky Peille DH track in France.
Mike Levy    Feb 11, 2020
First Look: Santa Cruz's First eMTB, the 2020 Heckler First Look: Santa Cruz's First eMTB, the 2020 Heckler
The aptly named Heckler is a Shimano-powered, pedal-assist Bronson. Surprised? Or was it about time?
Daniel Sapp    Feb 11, 2020
Richie Schley Joins Fezzari Factory Team Richie Schley Joins Fezzari Factory Team
Freeride legend and MTB Hall of Famer Richie Schley will be throwing schlebletops with Fezzaris in 2020.
Mike Kazimer    Feb 11, 2020
Review: Crankbrothers' New Synthesis E Alloy Wheels Review: Crankbrothers' New Synthesis E Alloy Wheels
Crankbrothers borrowed design elements from their Synthesis carbon wheels and applied them to a much more affordable aluminum wheelset.
Angela Sucich    Feb 11, 2020
Sturdy Dirty Enduro Announces Details for 2020 Event Sturdy Dirty Enduro Announces Details for 2020 Event
A new title sponsor and a new venue for the race on July 11, 2020.
Sarah Moore    Feb 11, 2020
Tech Briefing: New Bikes, 27.5 Carbon DH Rims, A Camouflage Fender & More - February 2020 Tech Briefing: New Bikes, 27.5 Carbon DH Rims, A Camouflage Fender & More - February 2020
A monthly round-up of the latest tech, including gear from Marzocchi, Commencal, YT, Mucky Nutz, and others.
California Enduro Series    Feb 11, 2020
California Enduro Series Announces Details for 2020 Registration California Enduro Series Announces Details for 2020 Registration
Registration opening dates for the six rounds of the 2020 California Enduro Series presented by Specialized.
Mike Levy    Feb 11, 2020
Interview: Santa Cruz's Rob Roskopp Talks eMTBs Interview: Santa Cruz's Rob Roskopp Talks eMTBs
One of Santa Cruz’s original founders talks about how much of their catalogue could be electric in the coming years, and much more.
Dan Roberts    Feb 11, 2020
Niner Announces New Lifetime Warranty Niner Announces New Lifetime Warranty
All bikes purchased after September, 2019 are covered by Niner's lifetime warranty.
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Race Face    Feb 11, 2020
Video: Race Face Announces New Getta Grip Video: Race Face Announces New Getta Grip
Race Face wants to help you get a grip...
Sarah Moore    Feb 11, 2020
Fox Racing Announces All-New Speedframe Trail Helmet Fox Racing Announces All-New Speedframe Trail Helmet
A new open face helmet aimed at trail riders from Fox Racing.
Sarah Moore    Feb 11, 2020
Podcast: Blind Bobby Interviews Kyle Strait Podcast: Blind Bobby Interviews Kyle Strait
An honest in-depth conversation with Kyle Strait in "The Way Bobby Hears It".
James Smurthwaite    Feb 11, 2020
UCI Passes Regulations to Lower Transgender Athletes’ Maximum Testosterone Threshold UCI Passes Regulations to Lower Transgender Athletes’ Maximum Testosterone Threshold
The required serum testosterone level gets halved from 10nmol/L to 5nmol/L.
Pinkbike Staff    Feb 10, 2020
Round 4 Voting Closed: 2019 Pinkbike Photo of the Year Contest Round 4 Voting Closed: 2019 Pinkbike Photo of the Year Contest
In addition to the cash prizing for these top 4 photographers, there are voter prizes. Vote, and you'll be entered for a chance to win!
James Smurthwaite    Feb 11, 2020
Taipei Cycle Show Postponed Until May Due to Coronavirus Taipei Cycle Show Postponed Until May Due to Coronavirus
As travel and logistical restrictions mount, the show is pushed back until summer.
BC Bike Race    Feb 11, 2020
Video: Celebrating the Culture & Diversity in the BC Bike Race in 'We Are Mountain Bikers' Video: Celebrating the Culture & Diversity in the BC Bike Race in 'We Are Mountain Bikers'
The film celebrates the culture and diversity of the 600 participants in the event.
COMMENCAL bicycles    Feb 11, 2020
Photo Story: Chasing Volcanoes with Kilian Bron Photo Story: Chasing Volcanoes with Kilian Bron
An in-depth look into Kilian Bron's volcanic adventure.
Duncan Shaw    Feb 11, 2020
Video: Kriss Kyle & Duncan Shaw Ride BMX & Trials in Indonesia Video: Kriss Kyle & Duncan Shaw Ride BMX & Trials in Indonesia
Kriss Kyle and Duncan Shaw head to Indonesia for a show at the Opening Ceremony of the Asia Para Games and a spot of street riding.
Sarah Moore    Feb 10, 2020
Video: Training Hard in the Off-Season with Danny Hart in Episode 2 of 'Between the Races' Video: Training Hard in the Off-Season with Danny Hart in Episode 2 of 'Between the Races'
Find out what keeps this DH legend at the top of his game in Between the Races.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 10, 2020
4 Bike Checks from DarkFest 2020 4 Bike Checks from DarkFest 2020
It takes some pretty special riders to hit the huge jumps at Darkfest, but it takes some pretty special bikes too. Here are four of our favourites from some Fest first timers to one of the founders of the whole series
Mike Kazimer    Feb 10, 2020
Review: 2020 Norco Sight C1 - Bigger, Burlier & Better Review: 2020 Norco Sight C1 - Bigger, Burlier & Better
The Sight hit the gym and came back beefed up for 2020, with 150mm of travel and a 64-degree head angle.
Sarah Lukas    Feb 10, 2020
Pinkbike Shop: Share the Love With Some Free Gear Pinkbike Shop: Share the Love With Some Free Gear
We've got lots of new gear in stock, so get some Pinkbike swag for your sweetie (or yourself).
Matt Simmonds    Feb 10, 2020
Matt Simmonds Joins Privateer Bikes, Steps Away From World Cup Racing and Starts Coaching Venture Matt Simmonds Joins Privateer Bikes, Steps Away From World Cup Racing and Starts Coaching Venture
Matt Simmonds to focus on ProLine MTB coaching and select races with the start-up British bike company
Ed Spratt    Feb 10, 2020
Video: The Hunt for World Cup Glory Continues - Fast Life Season 3 Episode 2 Video: The Hunt for World Cup Glory Continues - Fast Life Season 3 Episode 2
Loïc and Finn head to the highlands of Scotland and the Leogang Bike park while Kate tries to back up her impressive win from Albstart as she arrives in the Czech Republic.
Official Crankworx    Feb 10, 2020
Crankworx Unveils Rider List for Rotorua Slopestyle Crankworx Unveils Rider List for Rotorua Slopestyle
Rheeder announces departure from full season of competition in 2020, but will still compete in Whistler.
Scott Secco    Feb 10, 2020
Movies For Your Monday Movies For Your Monday
We've got 20 videos for you this week. Please enjoy.
flag    Feb 10, 2020
Details Announced for Canyon Sessions 2020 Details Announced for Canyon Sessions 2020
Ride with pros and demo the latest bikes from Canyon at a range of different locations across the UK in 2020.
Ed Spratt    Feb 10, 2020
Video: Dusty Laps in Skyline Bike Park with Greg Williamson Video: Dusty Laps in Skyline Bike Park with Greg Williamson
Greg Williamson heads to Queenstown to get to grips with his new bike.
Ed Spratt    Feb 9, 2020
Brett Rheeder Announces He Won't Be Competing at Crankworx Rotorua Brett Rheeder Announces He Won't Be Competing at Crankworx Rotorua
Brett Rheeder is taking some well deserved down time to find his creativity and flow again.
Taj Mihelich    Feb 9, 2020
5 More Tips for Beginners - Sunday Comics with Taj Mihelich 5 More Tips for Beginners - Sunday Comics with Taj Mihelich
Taj uses his extensive knowledge to provide five more important tips for the beginner mountain biker.
flag Yaroslav Alpizar    Feb 10, 2020
Race Report: BikingBlitz 2020 - Ballinastoe Race Report: BikingBlitz 2020 - Ballinastoe
The Irish mtb season gets underway in Ballinastoe.
Scott Bell    Feb 10, 2020
Video: Behind the Scenes Look at the Filming Process for Mark Matthew's 'Hometown' Edit Video: Behind the Scenes Look at the Filming Process for Mark Matthew's 'Hometown' Edit
Scott Bell gives an inside look into how they shot Mark Matthew's 'Hometown' Edit.
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James Smurthwaite    Feb 8, 2020
The Complete Guide to the 2020 World Cup DH Teams The Complete Guide to the 2020 World Cup DH Teams
Here are the full rosters after 4 months of rumours, hearsay and team moves.
Samantha Saskia Dugon    Feb 8, 2020
Video: Bienvenido Aguado Lands Tsunami Front Flip - DarkFest 2020 Video: Bienvenido Aguado Lands Tsunami Front Flip - DarkFest 2020
Bienvenido Aguados lands his second attempt at a Frontflip Tsunami on the huge step-up jump.
Ed Spratt    Feb 9, 2020
Results: New Zealand DH Nationals - Round 3 Rotorua Results: New Zealand DH Nationals - Round 3 Rotorua
The results are in from the third round of the New Zealand national downhill series in Rotorua
flag Yaroslav Alpizar    Feb 9, 2020
Irish MTB 2020 Season Preview Irish MTB 2020 Season Preview
All the venues and dates for the biggest Irish downhill and enduro races taking place in 2020.
Mountain Creek Bike Park    Feb 9, 2020
Video: George Ryan and Jeff Anderson Shred Winter Bike Park Laps in 'Tempest' Video: George Ryan and Jeff Anderson Shred Winter Bike Park Laps in 'Tempest'
George Ryan and Jeff Anderson face the cold and wet weather for a ride in the Mountain Creek Bike Park.
Deane Parker    Feb 8, 2020
Video: Challenging Bikepacking in Craigieburn, New Zealand Video: Challenging Bikepacking in Craigieburn, New Zealand
The Cass Lagoon loop has a notorious reputation as one of the most difficult mountain biking routes in Canterbury.
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Mike Levy    Feb 7, 2020
Pinkbike Poll: How Much Does the Bike Impact Racers' Results? Pinkbike Poll: How Much Does the Bike Impact Racers' Results?
Could Gwin really "win on a shopping cart''?
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Mike Kazimer    Feb 7, 2020
Check Out: Enduro Goggles, Flat Pedals, Oil Slick Gloves, & More Check Out: Enduro Goggles, Flat Pedals, Oil Slick Gloves, & More
A round-up of the latest gear to cross our desks, everything from smaller sized flat pedals to goggles and gloves.
Bryce Owen    Feb 8, 2020
Velocirax Releases No Lift Vertical Bike Racks Velocirax Releases No Lift Vertical Bike Racks
The new bike rack from VelociRAX allows vertical bike storage without the need to lift your bike.
Trans Varaita bike    Feb 8, 2020
Details Announced for Trans Varaita 2020 Details Announced for Trans Varaita 2020
The Trans Varaita returns for its second year in August.
Sarah Moore    Feb 7, 2020
Intense Factory Racing Officially Announces 2020 World Cup DH Team Intense Factory Racing Officially Announces 2020 World Cup DH Team
The official announcement with photos of the kits and bikes from the team training camp.
Pinkbike Originals    Feb 7, 2020
Video: Friday Fails #104 Video: Friday Fails #104
When it doesn't go to plan.
Shred Athletic Society    Feb 7, 2020
Wade Simmons' Shred Society Announces Scholarship for Local Amateur Riders Wade Simmons' Shred Society Announces Scholarship for Local Amateur Riders
There are thousands of dollars available to up-and-coming riders in BC's Lower Mainland.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 7, 2020
Mike Sinyard Advocates for Psychedelic-Assisted Therapies Following Decriminalisation in Santa Cruz Mike Sinyard Advocates for Psychedelic-Assisted Therapies Following Decriminalisation in Santa Cruz
Sinyard's new nonprofit advocates for alternative mental health therapies in treatment of substance use disorders.
Ed Spratt    Feb 7, 2020
Noga Korem Injured at Training Camp After Hitting Metal Bar Noga Korem Injured at Training Camp After Hitting Metal Bar
Noga was left with a concussion, 20 stitches in her face and a few broken teeth
COMMENCAL / VALLNORD DH TEAM    Feb 7, 2020
15-Year-Old Canadian Tristan Lemire Signs With Commencal Muc-Off 15-Year-Old Canadian Tristan Lemire Signs With Commencal Muc-Off
Tristan Lemire will make his World Cup debut in 2021 but take 2020 to learn from his world-class teammates.
Samantha Saskia Dugon    Feb 6, 2020
Bike Check: Brendan Fairclough's Scott Gambler - Darkfest 2020 Bike Check: Brendan Fairclough's Scott Gambler - Darkfest 2020
Here's how Fairclough changes his bike between racing World Cup DH and a weekend of massive jumps.
Aidan Oliver    Feb 6, 2020
Social Round Up - Darkfest 2020: Going Huge Social Round Up - Darkfest 2020: Going Huge
Check out all the first hits from Brendan Fairclough, Nico Vink, Sam Reynolds, Clemens Kaudela, Kaos Seagrave and more.
Sarah Moore    Feb 6, 2020
12 Bikes from Farm Jam 2020 12 Bikes from Farm Jam 2020
The bikes (and a few motos) at New Zealand's Farm Jam.
Pinkbike Originals    Feb 6, 2020
First Impressions: Dropping into The North Shore for the First Time First Impressions: Dropping into The North Shore for the First Time
It's trial by fire for Christina as Jason takes her on a classic lap of Mount Seymour filled with icy roots, jumps, and of course, skinnies.
Sarah Moore    Feb 5, 2020
Liv Cycling Signs Up-and-Coming Athletes to Roster & Registers Only Sanctioned All-Women EWS Team Liv Cycling Signs Up-and-Coming Athletes to Roster & Registers Only Sanctioned All-Women EWS Team
Liv Cycling welcomes up-and-coming mountain bikers athletes Savilia Blunk and Riley Miller.
Muc-Off    Feb 6, 2020
Video: New Helmets and Colours at the Commencal / Muc-Off by Riding Addiction Team Launch Video: New Helmets and Colours at the Commencal / Muc-Off by Riding Addiction Team Launch
Muc Off become title sponsors of the Commencal team and each member gets a new lid.
Ed Spratt    Feb 6, 2020
Mathieu van der Poel Wants to try Enduro Racing Mathieu van der Poel Wants to try Enduro Racing
Another year, another new discipline for Van Der Poel.
flag Daniel Sapp    Feb 6, 2020
Downhill Southeast Series Dates Announced Downhill Southeast Series Dates Announced
Neko Mulally's Downhill Southeast race series will feature five classic east coast venues for 2020.
Brice Shirbach    Feb 6, 2020
Interview: Abby Long, Executive Director of the Kingdom Trail Association Interview: Abby Long, Executive Director of the Kingdom Trail Association
Abby addresses many of the concerns about the trail access at Kingdom Trails in Vermont.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 5, 2020
Interview: Jack Moir - "I Always Wanted to do a Full EWS Season, but Never Planned on it Being This Soon" Interview: Jack Moir - "I Always Wanted to do a Full EWS Season, but Never Planned on it Being This Soon"
The Aussie racer on his late move to Canyon and his decision to race enduro in 2020.
Bluegrass Eagle    Feb 6, 2020
Video: Vinny T Hits Secret Freeride Lines in his Bluegrass Welcome Edit Video: Vinny T Hits Secret Freeride Lines in his Bluegrass Welcome Edit
You don't need an excuse to watch a Go-Pro video from Vinny T, do you?
Andrew Taylor    Feb 6, 2020
Video: Andrew Taylor Rides Rainforests & Staircases Down Under Video: Andrew Taylor Rides Rainforests & Staircases Down Under
Everything from the green room to the streets, plus some kangaroos of course.
Pinkbike Staff    Feb 6, 2020
Round 3 Voting Closed: 2019 Pinkbike Photo of the Year Contest Round 3 Voting Closed: 2019 Pinkbike Photo of the Year Contest
We started with 32, and now after more than 247,000 votes have been cast, we've narrowed it down to 8 photos battling for the $10,000 in cash.
Sean Leader    Feb 6, 2020
Windrock Bike Park to Host Tennessee National Mountain Bike Festival Windrock Bike Park to Host Tennessee National Mountain Bike Festival
Top-level racing returns to Windrock Bike Park for the 2020Tennessee National Mountain Bike Festival.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 5, 2020
Cody Kelley Confirms His Return to Specialized Cody Kelley Confirms His Return to Specialized
Kelley returns to the brand that first gave him a shot in 2010.
Nikki Rohan    Feb 5, 2020
10 of the Best Mountain Bike Saddles Ridden & Rated 10 of the Best Mountain Bike Saddles Ridden & Rated
Ten saddles get put through the wringer to find which offer the most comfort and durability.
Pinkbike Staff    Feb 5, 2020
Winner Announced: Win It Wednesday - Enter to Win a Pro Toolbox from Unior Tools Winner Announced: Win It Wednesday - Enter to Win a Pro Toolbox from Unior Tools
Enter for your chance to win the same toolkit as professional mechanics like those from Commencal-Vallnord, Polygon-UR, and our own Unior-Devinci Factory Racing use.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 5, 2020
Jack Moir Switches to Enduro Full Time & Will Race for Canyon in 2020 Jack Moir Switches to Enduro Full Time & Will Race for Canyon in 2020
Moir will tackle a full EWS season and select World Cups for the German brand.
Eastern States Cup    Feb 5, 2020
2020 Eastern States Cup Announces Schedule & Plans for More Prize Money for Racers 2020 Eastern States Cup Announces Schedule & Plans for More Prize Money for Racers
The season will feature a mix of classic venues, the return of an old favorite and a few new stops.
Ed Spratt    Feb 5, 2020
Interview: 10 of 2019's Top Juniors on their Move to Elite Racing Interview: 10 of 2019's Top Juniors on their Move to Elite Racing
Find out what some of 2019's top Junior riders are expecting in the first year of racing World Cups as an Elite level rider.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 5, 2020
Video: Darkfest 2020 Full Line GoPro Preview Video: Darkfest 2020 Full Line GoPro Preview
The course builders, Reynolds, Vink and Kaudela, get first dibs on the complete course.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 5, 2020
Video: Rachel Atherton Targeting Lousa Comeback From Achilles Injury Video: Rachel Atherton Targeting Lousa Comeback From Achilles Injury
Rachel is aiming to be fighting fit by round one of the World Cup in March.
Downtime Podcast    Feb 5, 2020
Podcast: Sean Leader Talks About Windrock, Snowshoe, Racing, Investing & More Podcast: Sean Leader Talks About Windrock, Snowshoe, Racing, Investing & More
Sean has been a driving force behind developing the riding scene on the east coast of America, and along with Neko Mulally is the man behind Windrock Bike Park.
Details Announced for 2020 Pump Track World Championships in Leogang Details Announced for 2020 Pump Track World Championships in Leogang
The Pump Track and Downhill World Championships will take place on the same weekend in Leogang in September.
Motion Instruments    Feb 4, 2020
Motion Instruments Announces 6 Data Analysis Systems Motion Instruments Announces 6 Data Analysis Systems
Motion Instruments is focused on providing user-friendly bike suspension data.
Daniel Sapp    Feb 4, 2020
Canyon Launch Two New Strive Factory Race Models and 2020 US Line Canyon Launch Two New Strive Factory Race Models and 2020 US Line
Canyon have announced the addition of two new Strive CFR (Canyon Factory Race) bikes to their line and unveiled their 2020 models for the US.
Pinkbike Staff    Feb 3, 2020
Round 2 Voting Closed: 2019 Pinkbike Photo of the Year Contest Round 2 Voting Closed: 2019 Pinkbike Photo of the Year Contest
We started with 32, and now after more than 160,000 votes have been cast, we've narrowed it down to 16 photos battling for the $10,000 in cash.
Mike Kazimer    Feb 4, 2020
First Ride: The 2020 Specialized Turbo Levo SL Weighs Only 38 Pounds First Ride: The 2020 Specialized Turbo Levo SL Weighs Only 38 Pounds
The new Levo SL uses the same lightweight motor as Specialized's Creo e-road bike.
flag MTB BEDS    Feb 5, 2020
MTB Beds Launches 2020 Ambassador Program MTB Beds Launches 2020 Ambassador Program
MTB Beds looking for brand representatives in 2020.
Ed Spratt    Feb 4, 2020
Jeep Teases New eMTB During Super Bowl Ad with Bill Murray Jeep Teases New eMTB During Super Bowl Ad with Bill Murray
Bill Murray rides what is supposedly one of the most powerful eMTBs ever in their Superbowl spot.
Eric Palmer    Feb 4, 2020
Video: Final Touches & First Hits - Week 3 Build & Test Update from DarkFEST Video: Final Touches & First Hits - Week 3 Build & Test Update from DarkFEST
Some of the riders have started to arrive and have had their minds blown by how massive and perfect these jumps are.
Sarah Moore    Feb 4, 2020
Video: Eddie Masters & Matt Walker Evaluate the New Pivot Switchblade in 'The Cellar' Video: Eddie Masters & Matt Walker Evaluate the New Pivot Switchblade in 'The Cellar'
In this episode of The Cellar, Eddie Masters and Matt Walker evaluate the new Pivot Switchblade.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 4, 2020
Interview: Alex Fayolle on Going From World Cup Winner to Privateer in 2 Seasons Interview: Alex Fayolle on Going From World Cup Winner to Privateer in 2 Seasons
Alex Fayolle talks about his "stolen victory", his near retirement and his fresh start for 2020.
   Feb 4, 2020
Video: Patrick Laffey Moves Up to the Unior Devinci Factory Racing Team Video: Patrick Laffey Moves Up to the Unior Devinci Factory Racing Team
The 18-year-old has worked his way up from Devinci's Development team to its Factory squad.
Noah Allman    Feb 4, 2020
Video: West Coast Winter Riding Video: West Coast Winter Riding
The Cowichan Cycles race team goes flat out on some wet west coast trails.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 3, 2020
UCI Transfers Anti Doping Operation to International Testing Agency UCI Transfers Anti Doping Operation to International Testing Agency
UCI transfers its anti-doping operation to the independent ITA.
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Sarah Moore    Feb 3, 2020
Video: Home Tracks with Connor Fearon in Episode 1 of 'Between the Races' Video: Home Tracks with Connor Fearon in Episode 1 of 'Between the Races'
Witness the home tracks that make Connor Fearon so damn fast.
David Arthur    Feb 3, 2020
Review: NS Bikes Synonym TR1 - Not Your Typical XC Bike Review: NS Bikes Synonym TR1 - Not Your Typical XC Bike
Did someone say downcountry? The Synonym is another worthy contender in the rapidly growing field of short travel bikes with modern geometry.
Mark Pecotich    Feb 3, 2020
Sierra Buttes Trail Stewardship Launches 'Connected Communities', Linking 15 Communities By Trail Sierra Buttes Trail Stewardship Launches 'Connected Communities', Linking 15 Communities By Trail
Connected Communities is the most significant project in Sierra Buttes Trail Stewardship history, linking Loyalton, Sierraville, Sierra City, Downieville, Quincy, Graeagle, Portola, Taylorsville, Greenville, Chester, Westwood, Susanville, Jonesville, Truckee and Verdi, Nevada.
COMMENCAL bicycles    Feb 3, 2020
Video: Freeride, Tricks & Crashes in China with Antoni Villoni Video: Freeride, Tricks & Crashes in China with Antoni Villoni
Tricks, crashes, meeting the locals, incredible landscapes. Everything is in here.
Ed Spratt    Feb 3, 2020
Video: Fast Life Season 3 Kicks Off with Loic Bruni, Kate Courtney and Finn Iles Video: Fast Life Season 3 Kicks Off with Loic Bruni, Kate Courtney and Finn Iles
Fast Life is back and this time it follows Loic Bruni, Kate Courtney and Finn Iles as they take on the 2019 World Cup season.
Sea Otter Europe    Feb 3, 2020
Sea Otter Europe Announces List of 230 Brands Confirmed for 2020 Festival Sea Otter Europe Announces List of 230 Brands Confirmed for 2020 Festival
230 brands have signed up so far for the fourth edition of Sea Otter Europe.
Sarah Moore    Feb 3, 2020
Taipei Cycle Show Announces It Will Run As Scheduled Despite Coronavirus Outbreak But Without Chinese Visitors and Exhibitors Taipei Cycle Show Announces It Will Run As Scheduled Despite Coronavirus Outbreak But Without Chinese Visitors and Exhibitors
The Asian show will go ahead but with certain provisions in place due to the Coronavirus.
GT Bicycles    Feb 3, 2020
Chris Akrigg Joins GT Bicycles Chris Akrigg Joins GT Bicycles
Mountain bike legend Chris Akrigg joins GT Bicycles.
Ben Karalus    Feb 3, 2020
Race Report: NZ Open 2020 Race Report: NZ Open 2020
Catch up on all the action from the 2020 NZ Open.
Ed Spratt    Feb 3, 2020
Video: First Full Run at DarkFest 2020 Video: First Full Run at DarkFest 2020
Riders get the first opportunity to try every jump on the 2020 DarkFest course.
James Smurthwaite    Feb 3, 2020
Video: More of Carson Storch's Off Season Antics in 'All In' Episodes 3, 4 and 5 Video: More of Carson Storch's Off Season Antics in 'All In' Episodes 3, 4 and 5
From Oregon to Queenstown, Carson's offseason goes from strength to strength.
   Feb 3, 2020
Video: Behind the Scenes of 'A Dog's Life' Episode 1 Video: Behind the Scenes of 'A Dog's Life' Episode 1
Check out all of the behind the scenes action that helped create Brendan Fairclough's latest edit.
Scott Secco    Feb 3, 2020
Movies For Your Monday Movies For Your Monday
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Mike Levy    Feb 2, 2020
Trust's Prototype 213mm-Travel Electric Dirtbike Fork Trust's Prototype 213mm-Travel Electric Dirtbike Fork
Looks like Weagle is working on an even longer-travel linkage fork.
Mike Levy    Feb 2, 2020
Video: Here's How to Make Your Own Carbon DH Bike Video: Here's How to Make Your Own Carbon DH Bike
A step-by-step guide for the DIY'er who loves carbon fiber.
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Jeff Plassman    Feb 3, 2020
Details Announced for the 2020 Pisgah Stage Race Details Announced for the 2020 Pisgah Stage Race
The 2020 Pisgah Stage Race returns for its 12th year in April.
Taj Mihelich    Feb 2, 2020
The Birth of Mountain Bikes and How to Buy One - Sunday Comics with Taj Mihelich The Birth of Mountain Bikes and How to Buy One - Sunday Comics with Taj Mihelich
Did it all start when a Bicycle Motocross got together with a Road Bike?
Ed Spratt    Feb 2, 2020
Results: NZ Open Results: NZ Open
The results are in from the 2020 NZ Open, see which riders took the top spots after another weekend of racing in New Zealand.
Neil Dalgleish    Feb 2, 2020
TweedLove on Breaking Down Barriers for Women in Enduro TweedLove on Breaking Down Barriers for Women in Enduro
The organizers of the event have six different categories for women as they try to increase the particpation of women in the sport.
Mike Kazimer    Feb 1, 2020
Good Month / Bad Month: Team Announcements, New Products, Sponsor Struggles, & Slickrock Drilling - January 2020 Good Month / Bad Month: Team Announcements, New Products, Sponsor Struggles, & Slickrock Drilling - January 2020
The new year kicked off with a round of team announcements, new products, must watch videos, and more.
Paul Fisson    Feb 2, 2020
Video: Vincent Pernin Revisits the Trails He Learned to Ride on in 'The Call' Video: Vincent Pernin Revisits the Trails He Learned to Ride on in 'The Call'
Vincent Pernin rides the trail behind his parents' house in 'The Call'.
Brandon Johnson    Feb 2, 2020
Video: Dusty Summer Laps with Brandon Johnson Video: Dusty Summer Laps with Brandon Johnson
Looking back on dry and dusty summertime laps.
Sarah Moore    Feb 1, 2020
Video: Kelly McGarry's 72-Foot Backflip Canyon Gap Video: Kelly McGarry's 72-Foot Backflip Canyon Gap
A tribute to Kelly McGarry on the fourth anniversary of his tragic death.
 
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