12 Days of Christmas: Bell Super 2R

Bell's popular all-mountain helmet grows a chin bar

Stevie Smith & Brendan Fairclough in “Trigger Happy”

Filmed exclusively with jerry-rigged Sony Action Cams

Eric Porter | bikepacking the forgotten trails of the Uintas

Three friends find challenge and solitude in the Uinta backcountry

Preview: 7Mesh Revelation Jacket

Is $450 too much to pay for a jacket that could keep you from hypothermia?

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Danny MacAskill | Making of ‘The Ridge’

12.18.2014

Danny MacAskill’s ‘The Ridge’ had some of the gnaliest exposure lines of any video we’ve seen. Top that off with a trail bike frontflip over a fence and you can’t help but want to know what went into the making of ‘The Ridge.’These videos give you a look inside the risks Danny and the film crew took to get the shots they wanted.

12 Days of Christmas: Bell Super 2R

12.18.2014

The Super 2R is truly a full-coverage all-mountain helmet. By cleverly attaching a chin bar using three svelte buckles, you can turn a half lid into a full-face in a matter of seconds, without even removing the helmet. The idea is to pop the chin bar on for extended descents.

Stevie Smith & Brendan Fairclough in “Trigger Happy”

12.18.2014

Stevie Smith and Brendog get after it on Project X in Idyllwild, CA - filmed exclusively with Sony Action Cams that they rigged with a bag of random stuff.

Eric Porter | bikepacking the forgotten trails of the Uintas

12.18.2014

Three friends find challenge and solitude while lost in the Uinta backcountry.

Preview: 7Mesh Revelation Jacket

12.18.2014

New company, new jacket. The 7mesh Revelation ain't cheap, but the rainy-day warrior is made from Gore's top-level water and windproof material....and it's built to last. Here are our initial thoughts on it.

Fall Finale | Synaptic Visuals

12.18.2014

Fall colors and trail bikes are in full effect in this bike park edit from Synaptic Visuals, filmed at Bryce Resort in Basye, VA.

Reviewed: Zoic Zion Kit

12.18.2014

The Zoic Zion kit proves to be a worthy choice for low-key women's mountain bike clothes.

2015 Enduro World Series entries open in January

12.17.2014

The EWS has revamped their registration system, opting this year to open registration in stages starting on January 22nd and ending on February 11th. This will reduce the stress and inconvenience surrounding registration and will give racers more time to decide which rounds they want to participate in.

Palmer’s Picks: Ibex Shak Gloves

12.17.2014

There are a few good cycling-specific winter gloves out there from brands like Showers Pass, Gore, Endura, and Specialized, but the Ibex Shak–a glove not necessarily designed with cycling in mind–has become my favorite cold weather mitt.

Lars Sternberg – Loam Ranger

12.17.2014

Lars Sternberg seems to have a knack for finding loamy trails to tear up, and this is one of the deepest loam-covered tracks we’ve seen. Filmed by Scott Secco, this is one ripping video.

The Dudes of Hazzard – Business as Usual, Part 5 Skye’s the Limit

12.17.2014

The Dudes of Hazzard are back with Business as Usual, Part 5, in which they go landship trippin' to the Isle of Skye.

Sam Reynolds enduro-hucking & casual business

12.17.2014

Sam Reynolds keeps it enduro casual while absolutely slaying some loamy runs. Don’t worry, he rides some jumps as well and there’s parking lot drifting to start it all off.

Peak to Creek: episode 4

12.17.2014

With the corridor cleared and a plan in place, meet the full build crew as they descend upon Retallack lodge. watch as the crew battles stubborn stumps and chases elusive dirt as they put in the first 3km of the Peak to Creek trail.

12 Days of Christmas: Specialized accessories

12.17.2014

Specialized stuff always performs, which means that these accessories from 'the big S' make rad holiday gifts.

Mind Spark Cinema: Matt Dennis | Along the Way

12.17.2014

Mind Spark Cinema is behind the camera in this edit of Matt Dennis riding dirt jumps.

Stevie Smith – How Far Does The Trail Go?

12.16.2014

Enjoy some Stevie Smith riding clips while he talks about Crankworx, injuries, and life in British Columbia.

NEWS: SRAM Announces Direct Mount Chainrings

12.16.2014

SRAM has announced the release of direct-mount, spiderless chainrings. While their current model X9, X0, X1, X01, and XX1 cranks have been capable of accepting direct-mount rings since their inception (dating back to 2010 for X9 and X0), SRAM has been relatively slow to produce the accompanying rings.

Video: Australian National Downhill Series | Round 1 – You Yangs

12.16.2014

Apparently it’s Summer down under, which means that the Australian National Downhill Series is on. Troy Brosnan takes the win with Connor Fearon in second.

Trail Doctor – Find That Clunk

12.16.2014

Self-described 'trail ninja' Dan Milner is on hand with some advice on how to locate that unnerving and potentially expensive clunk that’s been hiding out somewhere on your bike.

12 Days of Christmas: SRAM X1

12.16.2014

If you're lucky enough to be able to spend a grand on a gift for someone special in your life, there's almost no better way to spend it than on a SRAM single ring drivetrain.

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