Tags: World Cup DH
Ed Spratt    Jul 3, 2020
Lenzerheide World Cup DH and XC Cancelled Lenzerheide World Cup DH and XC Cancelled
Lenzerheide is the latest World Cup round to be cancelled this year.
Ed Spratt    Jun 26, 2020
Video: Flat Out Riding in Loic Bruni's 2019 World Cup Mashup Video: Flat Out Riding in Loic Bruni's 2019 World Cup Mashup
Relive some of Loic Bruni's best moments from last years exhilarating World Cup season.
Ross Bell    Jun 25, 2020
Throwback Thursday: Remi Thirion's Wild Winning Run - Andorra World Cup 2013 Throwback Thursday: Remi Thirion's Wild Winning Run - Andorra World Cup 2013
A look back at Remi Thirion's crazy winning run from the 2013 Vallnord World Cup.
Ed Spratt    Jun 24, 2020
Interview: Troy Brosnan on Consistency, Set Up and the Restructured Race Season Interview: Troy Brosnan on Consistency, Set Up and the Restructured Race Season
We caught up with Troy to talk about his incredible consistency and his view on the 2020 season so far.
Ed Spratt    Jun 21, 2020
Photo Epic: Vallnord DH World Cup Memories Photo Epic: Vallnord DH World Cup Memories
Looking back at some of the incredible racing we have seen in Andorra.
Ed Spratt    Jun 20, 2020
Video Round Up: Steep and Wild Racing from Vallnord DH World Cups Video Round Up: Steep and Wild Racing from Vallnord DH World Cups
A look back at all the past races on the wild Andorran slopes.
Ed Spratt    Jun 20, 2020
Watch Some of the Most Memorable Fort William Runs in Red Bull's 'Fantasy Fort William' Watch Some of the Most Memorable Fort William Runs in Red Bull's 'Fantasy Fort William'
Who will come out on top as the fastest riders from the past 10 years of racing at Fort William?
George Thompson    Jun 19, 2020
Podcast: Gee Atherton Talks Racing & a Decade of Fort William Podcast: Gee Atherton Talks Racing & a Decade of Fort William
This weekend, some of the biggest stars on the World Cup race scene will come together for a unique event on Red Bull TV.
Nathan Hughes    Jun 14, 2020
Photo Epic: One Fast Decade - 10 Years of World Cup Racing at Leogang Photo Epic: One Fast Decade - 10 Years of World Cup Racing at Leogang
Take a trip down muddy memory lane after 10 years of top-flight racing on the legendary Austrian race track.
James Smurthwaite    Jun 11, 2020
Interview: The UCI's Simon Burney on How the Revised World Cup Calendar Came to Life & What it Means for Racers Interview: The UCI's Simon Burney on How the Revised World Cup Calendar Came to Life & What it Means for Racers
Some insights into the UCI World Cup planning process with the manager of the off-road division at the UCI.
Ross Bell    Jun 6, 2020
Photo Epic: The Uniqueness of the Fort William DH World Cup Photo Epic: The Uniqueness of the Fort William DH World Cup
Reminiscing on the unique spectacle offered by the Fort William DH World Cup.
Ed Spratt    Jun 7, 2020
Video Round Up: 18 Years of the Fort William DH World Cup Video Round Up: 18 Years of the Fort William DH World Cup
Over 50 videos from the past 18 years of racing on one of the toughest tracks on the World Cup circuit.
Dave Trumpore    Jun 5, 2020
Photo Epic: The Tougher Side of Fort William Photo Epic: The Tougher Side of Fort William
There's a reason most seasoned World Cup racers, mechanics, team managers, photographers, and officials have a love hate relationship with Fort William
James Smurthwaite    Jun 3, 2020
Val di Sole World Cup DH and XC Cancelled Val di Sole World Cup DH and XC Cancelled
Val di Sole in Northern Italy becomes the latest race cancelled due to social distancing measures.
James Smurthwaite    Apr 29, 2020
The Revised 2020 Mountain Bike Race Calendar The Revised 2020 Mountain Bike Race Calendar
The updated race calendar following the COVID disruption. We'll update this as and when more news comes in.
Pinkbike Staff    May 24, 2020
Last Chance to Test Your World Cup DH Knowledge for Round 1 of DH Fantasy Trivia Last Chance to Test Your World Cup DH Knowledge for Round 1 of DH Fantasy Trivia
There is one day left to get your answers submitted for the first round of DH Fantasy Trivia
Ed Spratt    May 18, 2020
Video: The Wildest Moments from the 2019 DH World Cup Season Video: The Wildest Moments from the 2019 DH World Cup Season
Red Bull looks back at some of the biggest moments from the 2019 season.
Pinkbike Staff    May 13, 2020
Put Your World Cup DH Knowledge to Good Use in Round 1 of DH Fantasy Trivia Put Your World Cup DH Knowledge to Good Use in Round 1 of DH Fantasy Trivia
We'll be running DH Fantasy Trivia while we wait for DH racing to start back up.
James Smurthwaite    May 15, 2020
UCI Reveals Updated 2020 World Cup Calendar - Double Headers! UCI Reveals Updated 2020 World Cup Calendar - Double Headers!
Racing is scheduled to return from September to November with some double race weekends to make up for lost rounds.
Ed Spratt    May 9, 2020
Video Round Up: Winning Runs from the 2019 World Cup Season Video Round Up: Winning Runs from the 2019 World Cup Season
2019 was a rollercoaster of a year for downhill racing with an extremely close title fight in both the men's and the women racing.
Ed Spratt    May 10, 2020
Video: Tahnée Seagrave Talks Over her Winning Run from the 2018 Val di Sole World Cup Video: Tahnée Seagrave Talks Over her Winning Run from the 2018 Val di Sole World Cup
Tahnée Seagrave provides some insight into her thought process during the 2018 Val di Sole World Cup.
James Smurthwaite    May 7, 2020
Throwback Thursday: Champery 2007 - The Greatest Race Run Ever? Throwback Thursday: Champery 2007 - The Greatest Race Run Ever?
2007 was the first time Champery appeared on the World Cup circuit and it was a rude awakening for the riders.
James Smurthwaite    May 3, 2020
Video: The Best Race Action From Maribor World Cups 1999-2019 Video: The Best Race Action From Maribor World Cups 1999-2019
We can't make up for the thrill of live racing but instead we've searched high and low for the best clips of racing in Maribor from years gone by.
Dave Trumpore    May 2, 2020
Photo Epic: Reminiscing - Maribor's Classic World Cup DH Venue Photo Epic: Reminiscing - Maribor's Classic World Cup DH Venue
Highlighting what is arguably one of the best tracks on the World Cup circuit.
Ross Bell    Apr 24, 2020
10 Exotic or Unconventional Downhill Bikes Spotted in the World Cup Pits 10 Exotic or Unconventional Downhill Bikes Spotted in the World Cup Pits
10 out of the ordinary bikes from the past few World Cup seasons.
Ed Spratt    Apr 23, 2020
Video: Loic Bruni, Tahnee Seagrave & More of the World’s Top DH Racers Reflect on the State of Racing Video: Loic Bruni, Tahnee Seagrave & More of the World’s Top DH Racers Reflect on the State of Racing
Red Bull catches up with riders as they find themselves stuck at home with the current World Cup season on pause.
James Smurthwaite    Apr 17, 2020
Hacks, Bodges & DIY Projects From the World Cup Pits Hacks, Bodges & DIY Projects From the World Cup Pits
Revisit some of the unique parts and pieces we've seen in the pits over the last few years.
   Apr 14, 2020
Video: Trackside with Aaron Gwin's Mechanic Diagnosing Secret Thieves of Speed in 'What's That Sound' Video: Trackside with Aaron Gwin's Mechanic Diagnosing Secret Thieves of Speed in 'What's That Sound'
Camp out trackside with John Hall to see what he thinks about all the clanking, clacking, and slapping as riders go down the hill.
James Smurthwaite    Apr 14, 2020
Vallnord DH and XC World Cups Cancelled Vallnord DH and XC World Cups Cancelled
Vallnord is the latest World Cup to announce a cancellation due to the pandemic.
Dave Trumpore    Apr 6, 2020
Photo Epic: Fresh Perspective From the Top Down - Losinj DH World Cup 2018 Photo Epic: Fresh Perspective From the Top Down - Losinj DH World Cup 2018
Our photographers go back through their memory cards for a top to bottom look at the track that opened the season in 2018.
James Smurthwaite    Mar 26, 2020
Throwback Thursday: 5 of the Best Opening Rounds in World Cup Downhill Throwback Thursday: 5 of the Best Opening Rounds in World Cup Downhill
To make up for missing the Lousa opening round, here are 5 of the most memorable in World Cup history.
Sarah Moore    Mar 22, 2020
Video: All the Action from the 2019 World Cup DH Season in 51 Glorious Minutes Video: All the Action from the 2019 World Cup DH Season in 51 Glorious Minutes
The best moments, from the season start in Maribor, Slovenia, to the grand finale in Snowshoe, West Virginia.
Sarah Moore    Mar 21, 2020
Next Best Thing: Rewatch the 2019 World Cup DH in Maribor, Slovenia Next Best Thing: Rewatch the 2019 World Cup DH in Maribor, Slovenia
If you're lucky, you won't even remember who the winners are and it will be just like watching the live event 11 months ago...
Ross Bell    Mar 21, 2020
Photo Story: Pre-Season Testing in Portugal with Commencal Muc-Off Photo Story: Pre-Season Testing in Portugal with Commencal Muc-Off
We joined the team in Tarouca, Portugal in the middle of a 10-day testing stint ahead of the 2020 World Cup DH season.
James Smurthwaite    Mar 20, 2020
Confirmed: Losinj World Cup Cancelled, Maribor World Cup Postponed, EWS Olargues Moved to October Confirmed: Losinj World Cup Cancelled, Maribor World Cup Postponed, EWS Olargues Moved to October
More bad news for race fans as the UCI confirms more race cancellations.
Daniel Sapp    Mar 10, 2020
Lousã Portugal World Cup Postponed Lousã Portugal World Cup Postponed
Updated: We have received confirmation from the UCI that the event will be postponed due to concerns over the COVID-19 coronavirus.
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 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.
Ross Bell    Dec 6, 2019
Interview: Vali Höll - The Future Becomes the Present Interview: Vali Höll - The Future Becomes the Present
Vali Höll talks about her career so far as she looks forward to her first year in the elite category.
James Smurthwaite    Nov 27, 2019
Video: Behind the Scenes Bloopers from the 2019 World Cup Season Video: Behind the Scenes Bloopers from the 2019 World Cup Season
Some sterling outtakes from the likes of Rob Warner, Eliot Jackson, Aaron Gwin, Loic Bruni, Rachel Atherton and Tracey Hannah.
Daniel Sapp    Nov 25, 2019
Tool Box Check: Grant Sides - Trek Factory Racing Tool Box Check: Grant Sides - Trek Factory Racing
Take a look at the impressive assortment of tools that Grant Sides brings along with him during the World Cup DH racing season.
   Nov 13, 2019
Video: Danny Hart Aims to Claim the Overall Title in 2020 Video: Danny Hart Aims to Claim the Overall Title in 2020
Danny Hart is getting ready for 2020 even earlier than normal.
Sarah Moore    Nov 6, 2019
UCI to Consider Lowering Female Transgender Athletes’ Maximum Testosterone Threshold UCI to Consider Lowering Female Transgender Athletes’ Maximum Testosterone Threshold
If approved, the limit would be lowered from below 10nmol/L to below 5nmol/L for competing in the female category.
James McKnight    Nov 6, 2019
The 2019 Hurly Burly Downhill Yearbook is Now Available The 2019 Hurly Burly Downhill Yearbook is Now Available
The 228-page tome covers the entire 2019 season of UCI Downhill World Cup racing and the UCI Downhill World Championships.
James Smurthwaite    Oct 17, 2019
Interview: Loic Bruni - "I Felt Like I F*cked Up" Interview: Loic Bruni - "I Felt Like I F*cked Up"
Loic Bruni relives an intense year of racing including one of the closest season finales in World Cup history.
James Smurthwaite    Oct 9, 2019
Interview: Tracey Hannah - "Whether For the Good or Bad, I Needed to Change" Interview: Tracey Hannah - "Whether For the Good or Bad, I Needed to Change"
It wasn't until this year that Tracey Hannah could finally claim the overall title that had been just out of reach for 12 years.
James Smurthwaite    Oct 3, 2019
Women's DH Points Revised, Enduro Shock Swaps and XC Fields Shrunk in 2020 UCI Regulations Women's DH Points Revised, Enduro Shock Swaps and XC Fields Shrunk in 2020 UCI Regulations
The new 2020 UCI regulations will mostly stay the same for next year with just a few tweaks made to the existing rules.
Sarah Moore    Oct 2, 2019
Interview: George Brannigan on Breaking His Collarbone 4 Times in 12 Months Interview: George Brannigan on Breaking His Collarbone 4 Times in 12 Months
We caught up with George Brannigan to see what toll the recurring breaks have taken on his body, how mentally taxing it was to have to start from scratch time and time again, and what his goals are for next year.
Downtime Podcast    Sep 30, 2019
Podcast: Ric McLaughlin on Covering the World Cup & EWS Circuits Podcast: Ric McLaughlin on Covering the World Cup & EWS Circuits
Find out more about Ric McLaughlin's career, what it takes to cover the World Cups and EWS rounds, and more.
Ed Spratt    Sep 27, 2019
Video: Loic Bruni on the Difficulties of Taking the World Cup Title Video: Loic Bruni on the Difficulties of Taking the World Cup Title
Go behind the scenes to see Bruni's struggle to secure the 2019 overall World Cup title.
James Smurthwaite    Sep 16, 2019
Quiz: Can You Guess These Races From Their Results? Quiz: Can You Guess These Races From Their Results?
Here's a fiendish quiz to see how well you remember race results from the past decade.
Ed Spratt    Sep 11, 2019
[Updated] Team Videos: Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019 [Updated] Team Videos: Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019
Updated with a race recap from Intense Factory Racing.
Max Morgan    Sep 12, 2019
Max Morgan's Race Diary: Racing on Home Soil at the Snowshoe DH World Cup Max Morgan's Race Diary: Racing on Home Soil at the Snowshoe DH World Cup
Unlike the majority of the riders in the field, Max Morgan had raced at Snowshoe plenty of times. But that doesn't mean anything when the World Cup comes to town.
Mike Levy    Sep 11, 2019
Weed, Weather, & Winning: The Story of Gary Houseman's Illicit World Cup DH Victory Weed, Weather, & Winning: The Story of Gary Houseman's Illicit World Cup DH Victory
In 2003, Gary Houseman won the Grouse Mountain DH World Cup, only to have his win overturned and a one-year suspension handed down after he tested positive for THC.
Downtime Podcast    Sep 11, 2019
Podcast: Snowshoe Post-Race Chat with Eliot Jackson & Neko Mulally Podcast: Snowshoe Post-Race Chat with Eliot Jackson & Neko Mulally
Hear how Neko and the team designed the track, and what they were looking to achieve, the challenges the riders faced, and who really delivered at this amazing race.
James Smurthwaite    Sep 10, 2019
5 Things We Learned at the Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019 5 Things We Learned at the Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019
Here's what we noticed from the sidelines as it all kicked off in West Virginia.
SHIMANO    Sep 10, 2019
Video: In Between The Races with Danny Hart Video: In Between The Races with Danny Hart
Follow Danny Hart from the moment he crosses the line in Vallnord to the dying seconds before his race run in Les Gets.
GT Bicycles    Sep 9, 2019
WynTV: Finals - Snowshoe World Cup DH Finals 2019 WynTV: Finals - Snowshoe World Cup DH Finals 2019
Wyn does the rounds after one of the most exciting World Cup finals DH mountain biking has seen in years.
Ed Spratt    Sep 9, 2019
Video: Winning Runs - Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019 Video: Winning Runs - Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019
Rewatch the incredible winning runs from the final World Cup of 2019.
Ed Spratt    Sep 7, 2019
Final Results: Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019 Final Results: Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019
The results are in from a nail-biter of a final round in Snowshoe.
Pinkbike Staff    Sep 8, 2019
Final Results: Fantasy DH League - Who Won the Grand Prize Final Results: Fantasy DH League - Who Won the Grand Prize
After a season of exciting DH racing who takes home the grand prize?
Pinkbike Originals    Sep 6, 2019
Inside The Tape: Smashing Rock Gardens at the Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019 Inside The Tape: Smashing Rock Gardens at the Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019
It's the final World Cup of the season and Ben Cathro is back one more time to break down one of the most technical sections of the Snowshoe World Cup DH course.
Ed Spratt    Sep 7, 2019
Matt Walker Out of World Cup Finals After Crash - Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019 Matt Walker Out of World Cup Finals After Crash - Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019
Matt Walker is another rider missing the final round after a bad crash yesterday.
Dave Trumpore    Sep 6, 2019
Qualifying Photo Epic: Wild N' Wonderful - Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019 Qualifying Photo Epic: Wild N' Wonderful - Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019
The pace picked up significantly for qualifying as riders began to figure out the Snowshoe track's secrets.
Ed Spratt    Sep 7, 2019
Video: Qualifying Recap - Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019 Video: Qualifying Recap - Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019
Ric takes you through yesterdays qualifying as it happened.
Sarah Moore    Sep 6, 2019
Results: Qualification - Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019 Results: Qualification - Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019
Results from Qualifying at the final round of the World Cup are in.
Sarah Moore    Sep 6, 2019
Finn Iles Out of World Cup Finals After Crash - Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019 Finn Iles Out of World Cup Finals After Crash - Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019
Specialized Gravity has just announced that Finn Iles will not be racing after a crash in training.
Ross Bell    Sep 5, 2019
Practice Photo Epic: Virgin Soil - Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019 Practice Photo Epic: Virgin Soil - Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019
Jumps were flipped and rocks were smashed as riders got acquainted with Snowshoe's fresh course.
Aidan Oliver    Sep 6, 2019
Social Round Up - Snowshoe World Cup DH 2019 Social Round Up - Snowshoe World Cup DH 2019
Check out some of the behind the scenes goings-on from the final race of the season.
Daniel Sapp    Sep 5, 2019
Neko Mulally Out With Broken Leg - Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019 Neko Mulally Out With Broken Leg - Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019
We're gutted Neko won't be able to race on US soil after breaking his leg in practice this morning.
James Smurthwaite    Sep 5, 2019
Results: Timed Training - Snowshoe World Cup DH 2019 Results: Timed Training - Snowshoe World Cup DH 2019
Here's your first indication of who's going fast in West Virginia.
Sarah Moore    Sep 5, 2019
Pinkbike Primer - Everything You Need to Know Ahead of the Snowshoe World Cup DH Pinkbike Primer - Everything You Need to Know Ahead of the Snowshoe World Cup DH
Take a look at the course, the weather conditions, and who we think the favourites are to take the win on this brand new course.
Ed Spratt    Sep 5, 2019
Who Can Win the Overall Title? - Snowshoe World Cup DH 2019 Who Can Win the Overall Title? - Snowshoe World Cup DH 2019
With the 2019 World Cup series finishing up this weekend in Snowshoe let's take a look at who could take the overall title.
Ed Spratt    Sep 5, 2019
Start List: Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019 Start List: Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019
The final round of the 2019 DH World Cup is already upon us, here are the riders who will be qualifying tomorrow.
Dave Trumpore    Sep 4, 2019
Photo Story: Track Walk - Snowshoe World Cup DH Finals 2019 Photo Story: Track Walk - Snowshoe World Cup DH Finals 2019
A brand new track greets racers this weekend thanks to the dynamic duo of Sean Leader and Neko Mulally.
GT Bicycles    Sep 5, 2019
Video: WynTV Track Walk - Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019 Video: WynTV Track Walk - Snowshoe DH World Cup 2019
Wyn gets on course for track walk to hear what riders think about this pretty gnarly track.
Ed Spratt    Sep 5, 2019
Throwback Thursday: A Dramatic Finish to the 2017 World Cup Season in Val di Sole Throwback Thursday: A Dramatic Finish to the 2017 World Cup Season in Val di Sole
We look back on a season finale full of crashes, punctures, broken frames and wet-weather miracles.
Ed Spratt    Sep 5, 2019
Video: Ben Cathro Inspects the New Snowshoe World Cup DH Track Video: Ben Cathro Inspects the New Snowshoe World Cup DH Track
Ben Cathro is reunited with his luggage as he checks out the new track.
Sean Leader    Sep 3, 2019
Video: Building the Snowshoe DH World Cup Track Video: Building the Snowshoe DH World Cup Track
Snowshoe in West Virginia will be hosting the World Cup finals this weekend.
Ed Spratt    Aug 30, 2019
Adam Brayton Out For The Rest of the Season After Training Crash Adam Brayton Out For The Rest of the Season After Training Crash
Adam Brayton will miss Snowshoe and Hardline with a broken collarbone.
Nathan Hughes    Aug 27, 2019
Team Spirit - Behind the Scenes at the World Cup with MS Mondraker Team Spirit - Behind the Scenes at the World Cup with MS Mondraker
There's more to being a successful World Cup DH team than a fancy pit set-up.
Ed Spratt    Aug 22, 2019
Nina Hoffmann Out For The Rest of the Season After Training Crash Nina Hoffmann Out For The Rest of the Season After Training Crash
Nina Hoffmann will be missing the final round of the World Cup and World Champs after partially tearing a ligament in her shoulder.
Ed Spratt    Aug 18, 2019
Video: Commencal Vallnord at the Lenzerheide DH World Cup Video: Commencal Vallnord at the Lenzerheide DH World Cup
Amaury Pierron gets his third win in 2019 as the series heads to the final round in Snowshoe in a few weeks.
Ed Spratt    Aug 12, 2019
Team Videos: Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019 Team Videos: Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019
Behind the scenes action from Polygon, Propain and Dorval AM
Ed Spratt    Aug 12, 2019
Video: Winning Runs - Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019 Video: Winning Runs - Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019
Amaury Pierron's and Marine Cabirou's winning runs from Lenzerheide.
Ed Spratt    Aug 12, 2019
Overall Standings: Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019 Overall Standings: Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019
After some exciting racing in Lenzerheide let's see how the results stack up in the overall standings.
GT Bicycles    Aug 11, 2019
WynTV: Finals - Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019 WynTV: Finals - Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019
Tight times on track, and loose interviews from the finish corral in Lenzerheide.
Ed Spratt    Aug 10, 2019
Final Results: Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019 Final Results: Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019
The results are in from a day of incredible racing in Lenzerheide.
Ed Spratt    Aug 10, 2019
Video: Steve Peat Provides his Insight into the Revised Lenzerheide Track Video: Steve Peat Provides his Insight into the Revised Lenzerheide Track
Steve Peat heads on track to help with lines, queries and to pick some strawberries.
Pinkbike Staff    Aug 10, 2019
Fantasy DH League Results - Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019 Fantasy DH League Results - Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019
The results are in for the seventh round of Fantasy DH League. See who won the prizes for this round.
Ed Spratt    Aug 10, 2019
Video: Qualifying Recap - Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019 Video: Qualifying Recap - Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019
Eliot Jackson chats with the riders as they complete their qualifying runs.
Ross Bell    Aug 9, 2019
Qualifying Photo Epic: High Stakes - Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019 Qualifying Photo Epic: High Stakes - Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019
Things have steadily been heating up both in terms of temperature and on-track action as race day looms ever larger.
Ed Spratt    Aug 9, 2019
Video: Practice Highlights with Eliot Jackson - Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019 Video: Practice Highlights with Eliot Jackson - Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019
Eliot Jackson provides you with all the action from yesterdays practice session.
Nathan Hughes    Aug 8, 2019
Practice: Plain Sailing - Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019 Practice: Plain Sailing - Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019
Today saw a return to full summer mode in Lenzerheide after the sodden nightmares of yesterday.
Ben Cathro    Aug 9, 2019
Video: CathroVision Captures the Struggles of B Practice Video: CathroVision Captures the Struggles of B Practice
Ben Cathro catches all the carnage from the first attempts on the new steep section.
Ed Spratt    Aug 9, 2019
Finals Start List: Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019 Finals Start List: Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019
After today's qualifying session check out who will be last down the hill in finals tomorrow.
Ed Spratt    Aug 8, 2019
Results: Timed Training - Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019 Results: Timed Training - Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019
Timed training results are in from Lenzerheide, see who went fastest in their first time against the clock in Switzerland.
James Smurthwaite    Aug 8, 2019
Pinkbike Predictions - Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019 Pinkbike Predictions - Lenzerheide World Cup DH 2019
We consulted the Pinkbike ouija board to see who's looking strong for a good result this weekend in Switzerland.
Ross Bell    Aug 7, 2019
Tech Randoms: Lenzerheide DH World Cup 2019 Tech Randoms: Lenzerheide DH World Cup 2019
Less than a week after Val Di Sole's brutality, World Cup DH teams rally in the pits to battle again in Lenzerheide
Ben Cathro    Aug 8, 2019
Video: Track Walk & Course Cutting with CathroVision Video: Track Walk & Course Cutting with CathroVision
Ben Cathro takes a look at some of the changes on the revised Lenzerheide course.
James Smurthwaite    Aug 7, 2019
Pinkbike Primer - Everything You Need to Know Ahead of the Lenzerheide World Cup DH Pinkbike Primer - Everything You Need to Know Ahead of the Lenzerheide World Cup DH
Here's everything you need to know to get up to speed ahead of round seven of the DH World Cup in Lenzerheide.
Downtime Podcast    Aug 7, 2019
Podcast: Val Di Sole Post-Race Chat with Eliot Jackson & Neko Mulally Podcast: Val Di Sole Post-Race Chat with Eliot Jackson & Neko Mulally
Eliot and Neko discuss what it took to take the win on this insanely rough Val Di Sole track.
Pinkbike Originals    Aug 5, 2019
Video: Danny Hart on Growing Up Racing DH, Mullet Bikes & More Video: Danny Hart on Growing Up Racing DH, Mullet Bikes & More
We sat down with World Cup racer Danny Hart to chat about growing up racing DH, mullet bikes & more
Nathan Hughes    Aug 4, 2019
Finals Photo Epic: The Puzzle - Val Di Sole World Cup DH 2019 Finals Photo Epic: The Puzzle - Val Di Sole World Cup DH 2019
The toughest track on the World Cup circuit provided the goods with exciting racing and new winners in every category.
Ed Spratt    Aug 3, 2019
Final Results: Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019 Final Results: Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019
The results are in from a wild day of racing in Val di Sole.
Ed Spratt    Aug 4, 2019
Overall Standings: Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019 Overall Standings: Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019
After some wild racing in Val di Sole let's see how the results stack up in the overall standings.
Pinkbike Staff    Aug 3, 2019
Fantasy DH League Results - Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019 Fantasy DH League Results - Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019
The results are in for the sixth round of Fantasy DH League. See who won the prizes for this round.
Ed Spratt    Aug 3, 2019
Finals Start List: Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019 Finals Start List: Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019
After yesterdays wet and wild qualifying check out who will be last down the hill in finals today.
Ed Spratt    Aug 3, 2019
Video: Qualifying Recap - Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019 Video: Qualifying Recap - Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019
Ric McLaughlin chats with the riders as they complete their qualifying runs.
Ross Bell    Aug 2, 2019
Qualifying Photo Epic:  Slips and Slides - Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019 Qualifying Photo Epic: Slips and Slides - Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019
DH Qualifying at Val di Sole went of in absolutely treacherous conditions with many top riders finding themselves bitten by the infamous Black Snake.
Aidan Oliver    Aug 2, 2019
Social Round Up - Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019 Social Round Up - Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019
Things are heating up as the rain starts to fall in Val di Sole. Check out what some of the top contenders are posting up going into the weekend.
Dave Trumpore    Aug 1, 2019
Practice Photo Epic: Rough Riders - Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019 Practice Photo Epic: Rough Riders - Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019
Val di Sole lived top to its namesake once again as racers took to the track for the first day of training.
Pinkbike Staff    Aug 1, 2019
Fantasy DH League: Last Chance to Change Your Team - Val Di Sole World Cup DH 2019 Fantasy DH League: Last Chance to Change Your Team - Val Di Sole World Cup DH 2019
Pick your dream World Cup DH team and you could be in the running to win a whole lot of great prizes.
Ed Spratt    Aug 1, 2019
Results: Timed Training - Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019 Results: Timed Training - Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019
Timed training results are in from Val di Sole, see who went fastest in their first time against the clock in Italy.
Ross Bell    Jul 31, 2019
Tech Randoms: Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019 Tech Randoms: Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019
Teams were busy getting bikes ready for the steep and potentially wet track that awaits racers in Val di Sole.
Dave Trumpore    Jul 31, 2019
Track Walk: Thunder Mountain - Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019 Track Walk: Thunder Mountain - Val di Sole World Cup DH 2019
Once again the World Cup returns to Val di Sole and the infamous Black Snake downhill track.
Pinkbike Staff    Jul 29, 2019
Fantasy DH League: Prizes Announced for Round 6 - Val Di Sole World Cup DH 2019 Fantasy DH League: Prizes Announced for Round 6 - Val Di Sole World Cup DH 2019
Pick your dream World Cup DH team and you could be in the running to win a whole lot of great prizes.
Simon Paton    Jul 26, 2019
Update Interview: Rachel Atherton - "I Didn't Want to Look Down" Update Interview: Rachel Atherton - "I Didn't Want to Look Down"
We catch up with Rachel Atherton to get the full lowdown on her injury and what happens next.
Ed Spratt    Jul 25, 2019
Downhill Fantasy League Mid Season Analysis Downhill Fantasy League Mid Season Analysis
We are now over halfway through the 2019 season and with five races completed let's take a look at how the points are stacking up in the Fantasy League.
Sarah Moore    Jul 16, 2019
Team Videos: Les Gets DH World Cup 2019 Team Videos: Les Gets DH World Cup 2019
Team recaps from Intense Factory Racing, Commencal Vallnord, UR Team, and Gamux Racing. More to be added as they come in - enjoy!
James Smurthwaite    Jul 18, 2019
5 Things We Learned at the Les Gets DH World Cup 5 Things We Learned at the Les Gets DH World Cup
Here are five things we noticed from the sidelines as we get stuck into the second half of the downhill season.
James Smurthwaite    Jul 17, 2019
Video: Full Highlights From the Les Gets Downhill World Cup Video: Full Highlights From the Les Gets Downhill World Cup
Sit back and enjoy as Eliot Jackson presents the full highlights from a flat-out weekend in Les Gets.
Ed Spratt    Jul 13, 2019
Final Results: Les Gets World Cup DH 2019 Final Results: Les Gets World Cup DH 2019
The results are in from Les Gets after some incredible racing.
Nathan Hughes    Jul 13, 2019
Finals Photo Epic: Victorieux - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019 Finals Photo Epic: Victorieux - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019
The fans were out in force today in France and what a show it was. Follow along as the dust settles on an exciting day of racing.
GT Bicycles    Jul 13, 2019
Video: WynTV, Finals - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019 Video: WynTV, Finals - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019
It doesn’t get much sweeter than pain au chocolate and podiums on Bastille Day in Les Gets, France.
Pinkbike Staff    Jul 13, 2019
Fantasy DH League Results - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019 Fantasy DH League Results - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019
The results are in for the fourth round of Fantasy DH League. See who won the prizes for this round.
Ed Spratt    Jul 13, 2019
Video: Qualifying Recap - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019 Video: Qualifying Recap - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019
Ric McLaughlin chats with the riders as they complete their qualifying runs.
Pinkbike Originals    Jul 12, 2019
Inside The Tape: Ben Cathro Dissects The Loose Corners of The Les Gets 2019 World Cup DH Course Inside The Tape: Ben Cathro Dissects The Loose Corners of The Les Gets 2019 World Cup DH Course
Most of the Les Gets 2019 World Cup DH course is high speed and devoid of line choice. However, there are a couple of corners that are worth a closer look and Ben Cathro was on track to give us the lowdown.
Nathan Hughes    Jul 12, 2019
The French Wolfpack: Bruni, Pierron & Vergier's Rise to the Top - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019 The French Wolfpack: Bruni, Pierron & Vergier's Rise to the Top - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019
Explore the dynamics of the French brotherhood on top of the DH racing world - the Loic Bruni, Loris Vergier and Amaury Pierron wolfpack.
Dave Trumpore    Jul 12, 2019
Qualifying Photo Report: Les Gets Ready To Rumble - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019 Qualifying Photo Report: Les Gets Ready To Rumble - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019
The speeds are ridiculous and the action is eye-popping, and that's just the qualifying race.
Richard Cunningham    Jul 12, 2019
Bike Check: Nina Hoffmann's Juliana She-10 - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019 Bike Check: Nina Hoffmann's Juliana She-10 - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019
The German privateer who has reshuffled the order of women's World Cup DH talks about bike setup and making the show.
James Smurthwaite    Jul 12, 2019
Qualifying Analysis - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019 Qualifying Analysis - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019
Let's take a look at some of the numbers and talking points from a hectic qualifying session.
Ed Spratt    Jul 12, 2019
Results: Qualifying - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019 Results: Qualifying - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019
The qualifying results are in from Les Gets and it turns out the racing wasn't as close as everyone expected.
Ed Spratt    Jul 12, 2019
Finals Start List: Les Gets World Cup DH 2019 Finals Start List: Les Gets World Cup DH 2019
See who will be last down the hill in finals tomorrow.
Ed Spratt    Jul 12, 2019
Video: Practice Highlights with Eliot Jackson - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019 Video: Practice Highlights with Eliot Jackson - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019
Eliot Jackson provides you with all the action from yesterdays practice session.
James Smurthwaite    Jul 12, 2019
Video: High Speeds and Big Air in Cathrovision Day 1 at the Les Gets World Cup Video: High Speeds and Big Air in Cathrovision Day 1 at the Les Gets World Cup
Check out all the action from Day 1 as Ben takes a hike down the Les Gets course ending at the huge sender.
Pinkbike Staff    Jul 11, 2019
Video: Course Preview with Gee Atherton - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019 Video: Course Preview with Gee Atherton - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019
Gee goes for the French line during his course preview of this fast and furious track.
Ed Spratt    Jul 11, 2019
Results: Timed Training - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019 Results: Timed Training - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019
Timed training results are in from Les Gets, see who went fastest in their first time against the clock in France.
James Smurthwaite    Jul 11, 2019
Start List - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019 Start List - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019
Now we've had a look at the flat out track, let's see who's going to be in the starting blocks for qualies tomorrow
Pinkbike Staff    Jul 11, 2019
Fantasy DH League: Last Chance to Change Your Team - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019 Fantasy DH League: Last Chance to Change Your Team - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019
Pick your dream World Cup DH team and you could be in the running to win a whole lot of great prizes.
Ross Bell    Jul 10, 2019
Track Walk: Lets Get Started - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019 Track Walk: Lets Get Started - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019
Puns aside, Les Gets returns to the World Cup DH after three years with furious speed and mystery lines hidden by deep grass.
Ross Bell    Jul 10, 2019
Tech Randoms: Les Gets World Cup DH 2019 Tech Randoms: Les Gets World Cup DH 2019
It was a busy day for mechanics as they worked to rebuild bikes in preparation for another round of wild DH racing.
James Smurthwaite    Jul 10, 2019
Pinkbike Predictions - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019 Pinkbike Predictions - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019
It's time to consult the Pinkbike crystal ball as we head into the second half of the downhill World Cup season.
Ben Cathro    Jul 10, 2019
Video: Cathrovision Track Walk - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019 Video: Cathrovision Track Walk - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019
Ben Cathro takes a look at the ultra high speed Les Gets downhill course.
Pinkbike Staff    Jul 9, 2019
Fantasy DH League: Prizes Announced for Round 5 - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019 Fantasy DH League: Prizes Announced for Round 5 - Les Gets World Cup DH 2019
Pick your dream World Cup DH team and you could be in the running to win a whole lot of great prizes.
James Smurthwaite    Jul 9, 2019
5 Things We Learned at the Vallnord DH World Cup 2019 5 Things We Learned at the Vallnord DH World Cup 2019
Here are five things we noticed from the sidelines as we passed the halfway point in the downhill season.
James Smurthwaite    Jul 8, 2019
Aaron Gwin to Miss Les Gets World Cup with Shoulder Injuries Aaron Gwin to Miss Les Gets World Cup with Shoulder Injuries
A crash in the final practice session in Andorra has sidelined Gwin for the next World Cup.
Ed Spratt    Jul 8, 2019
Overall Standings: Vallnord World Cup DH 2019 Overall Standings: Vallnord World Cup DH 2019
Riders faced some tough conditions in Vallnord let's see how the results stack up in the overall standings.
flag Kurt Schachner    Jul 7, 2019
Video: Testing the New World Cup Moon Booter at Snowshoe Video: Testing the New World Cup Moon Booter at Snowshoe
This past weekend, the Downhill Southeast Finals took place at Snowshoe Bike Park, giving several American World Cup racers an opportunity to check out the race course the folks in WV are putting together for the World Cup.
Nathan Hughes    Jul 6, 2019
Finals Photo Epic: Heat Wave - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019 Finals Photo Epic: Heat Wave - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019
Relive the dust covered action from another exciting day of World Cup DH racing.
Pinkbike Originals    Jul 6, 2019
Video: Ben Cathro's Race Recap & Analysis - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019 Video: Ben Cathro's Race Recap & Analysis - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019
Ben Cathro is back to break down all the insane action from the Vallnord World Cup DH.
James Smurthwaite    Jul 6, 2019
Final Results - Vallnord DH World Cup 2019 Final Results - Vallnord DH World Cup 2019
The results are in from an exciting day of racing in Andorra.
Ed Spratt    Jul 6, 2019
Overall Standing: Vallnord World Cup DH 2019 Overall Standing: Vallnord World Cup DH 2019
After some exciting racing in Andorra let's see how the results stack up in the overall standings.
Pinkbike Staff    Jul 6, 2019
Fantasy DH League Results - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019 Fantasy DH League Results - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019
The results are in for the fourth round of Fantasy DH League. See who won the prizes for this round.
Ed Spratt    Jul 5, 2019
Video: Qualifying Recap - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019 Video: Qualifying Recap - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019
Tahnee Seagrave and Brianna McShane chat with the riders as they complete their qualifying runs.
Ross Bell    Jul 5, 2019
Qualifying Photo Report: Ashes to Ashes, Dust to Dust - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019 Qualifying Photo Report: Ashes to Ashes, Dust to Dust - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019
Take a look at the dusty track demolition that took place during today's qualifying race.
Ed Spratt    Jul 5, 2019
Results: Qualifying - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019 Results: Qualifying - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019
The results are in from an intense qualifying session in Andorra.
Mike Kazimer    Jul 5, 2019
Video: Puzzling in the Pits With Greg Minnaar Video: Puzzling in the Pits With Greg Minnaar
Greg Minnaar's aboard an even longer V10 for this weekend's race in Andorra. Take a behind-the-scenes look at the tinkering that it takes to get his race machine fully dialed in.
Ed Spratt    Jul 5, 2019
Video: Practice Highlights with Eliot Jackson and Tahnee Seagrave - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019 Video: Practice Highlights with Eliot Jackson and Tahnee Seagrave - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019
Eliot Jackson and Tahnee Seagrave team up to provide you with all the action from yesterdays practice session.
Ed Spratt    Jul 5, 2019
Finals Start List: Vallnord World Cup DH 2019 Finals Start List: Vallnord World Cup DH 2019
See who will be last down the hill in finals tomorrow.
James Smurthwaite    Jul 5, 2019
Video: Marcelo Gutierrez's Full Throttle Track Preview From Vallnord Video: Marcelo Gutierrez's Full Throttle Track Preview From Vallnord
Marcelo Gutierrez takes over track preview duties from Gee Atherton in the Pyrenees.
Ross Bell    Jul 4, 2019
Practice Photo Report: Grappling with Gravity - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019 Practice Photo Report: Grappling with Gravity - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019
Conditions were dry and dusty as riders got re-acquainted with the steeps of Vallnord.
Pinkbike Staff    Jul 5, 2019
Fantasy DH League: Last Chance to Change Your Team - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019 Fantasy DH League: Last Chance to Change Your Team - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019
Pick your dream World Cup DH team and you could be in the running to win a whole lot of great prizes.
Mike Levy    Jul 4, 2019
Giant's Prototype 29er Downhill Bike - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019 Giant's Prototype 29er Downhill Bike - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019
It had to happen sooner or later. Giant's prototype 29" wheeled Glory makes an appearance at this weekend's World Cup.
Ben Cathro    Jul 4, 2019
Video: CathroVision Finds the Fast Lines in Andorra - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019 Video: CathroVision Finds the Fast Lines in Andorra - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019
Ben Cathro is trackside searching for the lines that will lead to victory on Saturday.
Ed Spratt    Jul 4, 2019
Results: Timed Training - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019 Results: Timed Training - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019
Timed training results are in from Vallnord, see who went fastest in their first time against the clock in Andorra.
Ed Spratt    Jul 4, 2019
Start List: Vallnord World Cup DH 2019 Start List: Vallnord World Cup DH 2019
Check out who will be racing in Vallnord this weekend.
Pinkbike Staff    Jul 2, 2019
Fantasy DH League: Prizes Announced for Round 4 - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019 Fantasy DH League: Prizes Announced for Round 4 - Vallnord World Cup DH 2019
Pick your dream World Cup DH team and you could be in the running to win a whole lot of great prizes.
Ed Spratt    Jun 23, 2019
Video: Vali Holl & SRAM TLD Racing at the Leogang DH World Cup Video: Vali Holl & SRAM TLD Racing at the Leogang DH World Cup
Vali Holl and the Sram TLD Racing team take on the slopes of Leogang for round three of the 2019 downhill World Cup.
James Smurthwaite    Jun 10, 2019
Nerding Out: Leogang DH World Cup 2019 Nerding Out: Leogang DH World Cup 2019
Get yer pocket protectors out, it's time to dig into just how Leogang was won.
Ed Spratt    Jun 10, 2019
Video: Winning Runs - Leogang DH World Cup 2019 Video: Winning Runs - Leogang DH World Cup 2019
Loic Bruni's and Tracey Hannah's winning runs from a weekend of tight racing in Leogang.
Nathan Hughes    Jun 9, 2019
Finals Photo Epic: Time Is Money - Leogang DH World Cup 2019 Finals Photo Epic: Time Is Money - Leogang DH World Cup 2019
There aren't many races on the circuit where 4 seconds off the top pace sets you back outside the top 10.
Ed Spratt    Jun 10, 2019
Overall Standings: Leogang DH World Cup 2019 Overall Standings: Leogang DH World Cup 2019
After some tight racing in Leogang let's see how the results stack up in the overall standings.
Pinkbike Originals    Jun 9, 2019
Video: Race Recap with Ben Cathro - Leogang DH World Cup 2019 Video: Race Recap with Ben Cathro - Leogang DH World Cup 2019
Ben Cathro recounts all the action from Leogang and interviews Tracey Hannah, Loic Bruni, and Greg Minnaar about their runs.
Dave Trumpore    Jun 8, 2019
Qualifying Photo Epic: Austrian Autobahn - Leogang DH World Cup 2019 Qualifying Photo Epic: Austrian Autobahn - Leogang DH World Cup 2019
The Austrian course provided tight racing once again with all of the top 60 Elite Men within 10 seconds of the top spot.
Dave Trumpore    Jun 7, 2019
Practice: Coming in Hot - Leogang DH World Cup 2019 Practice: Coming in Hot - Leogang DH World Cup 2019
Riders were quickly getting up to speed on the fast and dry race track.
Mike Kazimer    Jun 7, 2019
Suspension Setup Tips From 6 World Cup Technicians - Leogang DH World Cup 2019 Suspension Setup Tips From 6 World Cup Technicians - Leogang DH World Cup 2019
Pinkbike's Ross Bell took a trip through the pits to chat with some of the best techs in the business.
Dave Trumpore    Jun 1, 2019
Qualifying Photo Epic: No Calm Before a Storm - Fort William DH World Cup 2019 Qualifying Photo Epic: No Calm Before a Storm - Fort William DH World Cup 2019
The storms let up just in time for qualifying today giving riders a break from the fog and rain but they can expect plenty more stormy weather for finals tomorrow.
Sarah Moore    May 31, 2019
Pinkbike Primer - Everything You Need to Know Ahead of the Fort William World Cup DH Pinkbike Primer - Everything You Need to Know Ahead of the Fort William World Cup DH
A bit of history on the venue and the track, previous winners, and how to follow the event this weekend.

 
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