Albatrosse redbullbike's article
Apr 27, 2019 at 19:19Apr 27, 2019
Video: Top 3 Qualifying Runs - Maribor DH World Cup 2019
it looks like his hand just barely passes over the top of the pad attached to it, madness
Apr 12, 2019 at 13:31Apr 12, 2019
New Fox Open Face Dropframe Trail Helmet Spotted - Sea Otter 2019
this news article rapidly transitioned from a "spotted" picture to an advertisement for a helmet with a direct link to the product
Jan 18, 2019 at 15:43Jan 18, 2019
The 10 Year Challenge... for Mountain Bikes
the balfas are so timeless, incredible bikes. i got started around 5 years ago on an old bb7 with a reshimmed 5th element from suspensionwerx and monster Ts, thing was a complete beast and I was hooked for life. my dad (somehow??) pedaled the thing up fromme while I was at work and now owns his own downhill bike as well. it may have been an old bike, but it was so far ahead of its time that it gave us a taste of how much fun it is to ride a stable and slack bike down those trails and there was no looking back. now whenever I see crazy looking new bikes I wonder if the balfas looked crazy to people when they were released. its funny how looking back with this article, its the only bike that looks "normal"
Jan 17, 2019 at 7:47Jan 17, 2019
Video: Hometown Hero Marcelo Gutierrez's Winning Run at the Manizales Urban Downhill
north van you could have one if you started somewhere like braemar where there are a lot of those "alleys" that have staircases between grass paths. nelson you could absolutely have one. big hotspot for urban skiing/snowboarding spots and I can think of a few lines you could build for bikes through there.
Albatrosse TeamDIY's video
Jan 8, 2019 at 7:53Jan 8, 2019
Albatrosse mikelevy's article
Dec 17, 2018 at 8:29Dec 17, 2018
Pinkbike Awards: Comeback of the Year Winner
slopestyle winning both the comeback of the year and event of the year awards, and its the second season in a row that i didnt bother to watch. i must be missing out?
Albatrosse Nico-T's article
Dec 14, 2018 at 9:26Dec 14, 2018
Video: Skate Park Style on a DH Bike in 'Going All In'
its really one of the least spoken about but best things about dh riding. i had a great summer of ripping on my dh bike, but as soon as I got on snow i was reminded that i have some pretty serious knee and back problems still - i had almost completely forgotten about them riding my plush enduro/dh bikes. my dad is 62 with multiple surgeries on both knees but you wouldn't know it watching him rip whistler bike park on his dh bike.
Dec 5, 2018 at 18:33Dec 5, 2018
Video: Danny Hart Previews the 2020 Lousa World Cup Downhill Track
@spoochypants: i feel like everyone needs to go to a world cup track in person after watching a helmet cam, its insane how much the gopro smooths out and flattens the track. i watched the claudio helmet cam of mont sainte anne before going and thought some of the gaps looked mellow and fun to ride, but when you get there everything is 3 times bigger and two times steeper then on video. on video the gap minaar did last year looks cool but in person its incomprehensible. now I know anything that looks moderately steep on POV is insane IRL
Albatrosse COMMENCALbicycles's article
Nov 16, 2018 at 13:05Nov 16, 2018
Commencal Launches New Meta & Supreme... Skis?
@basiledownhill: i would have the opposite reaction. i remember a lot of broken factions when I used to ski plenty, but my meta has held up incredibly well to years of hard riding and still rode like new the day i sold her. i wouldn't be surprised if factions are durable well built skis nowadays.