Mind the gap: the making of unReal | Episode 1

Behind the scenes with Brett Rheeder, Tom van Steenbergen, and Cam McCaul

Sketch: Double or Nothing

One man gambles his life's earnings in the name of Virginian singletrack

Scott Contessa Spark | 2015 Bible of Bike Tests

A fast, aggressive pick for XC rippers and the enduro-curious

Kona Process 111 | 2015 Bible of Bike Tests

Get our take on one of the bikes that pioneered the long-and-slack short-travel 29er category

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Mind the gap: the making of unReal | Episode 1

01.27.2015

Don't miss out on this one. Trek athletes Brett Rheeder, Tom van Steenbergen and Cam McCaul are given carte blanche on the hills of Turtle Ranch in Dubois, Wyoming. With Anthill Films and Teton Gravity Research on site to film, everything goes as planned until someone gets a bit too close to a horse.

Sketch: Double or Nothing

01.27.2015

Chris Scott's professional mountain-bike career essentially ended in 1997 when he was hit by a car, yet mountain biking in Virginia would never be the same. Scott has helped broker a truce between the mountain-bike community and Wilderness advocates and cleared an ungodly amount of singletrack in the forests of Virginia.

Downmall 2015 – Berlin

01.27.2015

Shopping in a mall is decidedly miserable, but riding in one looks pretty rad.

Preview | Dolcenduro 2015

01.27.2015

Organized by Supernatural, the Dolcenduro 2015 will take place on February 22nd in Dolceacqua. Have a look at this promo video to get a sense of the terrain!

Testing Hope’s new cranks | It’s grim up North

01.26.2015

Hope sends two riders out into the UK's grim winter to test their new cranks.

Scott Contessa Spark | 2015 Bible of Bike Tests

01.26.2015

This bike is a racehorse for ladies who eat carbon for breakfast, regularly rock spandex and love going fast–uphill and down.

Beast Coasters | ADD – Lyndonville

01.26.2015

This isn't what Lyndonville, VT looks like right now, but last summer was as lush and green as any in Vermont's Northeast Kingdom. Beast Coasters made the trip and recently put together this edit of locals rippers Ryan McEvoy and Connor Bianchi.

Hi, five | the redesigned Orange Five

01.26.2015

Check out this rippin’ little edit of Orange’s redesigned Five.

Joel Moore rips loamy tracks

01.26.2015

Joel Moore gets after it on some loamy Welsh tracks in this edit by Eyesdown Films.

Highlights – Greenhouse pump track race 2015

01.25.2015

What do you do when it’s cold outside and you need to ride some bikes to keep the stoke alive through the winter? Build a pump track in greenhouse and host a race, obviously.

Review: Giro Women’s Insulated Vest

01.24.2015

Petie Thom reviews Giro's Insulated Vest for women, a new addition to the brand's growing women's apparel line.

Video | Mysenbound

01.24.2015

Henrik Myhrvold & Brage Vestavik rip some snowy trails in Mysenbyen.

The Pro’s Closet: Juli Furtado’s 1990 Yeti FRO

01.24.2015

The Pro's Closet chats with World Champion mountain bike racer Juliana Furtado about her 1990 Yeti FRO with Campagnolo components.

Mitch Ropelato carves up Tahoe on his fatbike

01.23.2015

Mitch Ropelato can shred on just about any bike, so it’s no surprise that Specialized put him on a Fatboy and set him loose on Tahoe, where he took his fatbike to singletrack, snow and sand.

Kona Process 111 | 2015 Bible of Bike Tests

01.23.2015

When Kona announced its redesigned Process bikes in 2013, we knew it would signal a turning point in mountain bike design. The new bikes featured longer top tubes paired with shorter stems. They also had uber-short rear ends, and were purpose-built for dropper posts. The Process 111 is the big-wheeled bike in the lineup, and it's a much more capable rig than its 111-milimeters of rear-wheel travel suggests.

Cam McCaul rippin’ trail

01.23.2015

It’s always fun to watch a dirt jump guy like Cam get out on a trail bike and find some big lines that most riders wouldn’t see.

Manizales urban DH with Marcelo Gutierrez

01.23.2015

Here's a look at Marcelo's run through Manizales - rip through the streets from Marcelo's point of view and get a feel for the electrifying energy in the air at this race!

Beyond the bike – Steve Smith

01.23.2015

Steve Smith is one of the best downhillers in today’s incredibly deep pool of talented gravity racers. He’s got the results to prove it, and after watching this it would seem he was destined to earn those medals since the moment he pedaled a bike.

Preview: Ibis Mojo HD3 Special Blend

01.22.2015

Ibis sells the Special Blend version of their latest, carbon all-mountain bike--the Mojo HD3--for less than plenty of comparable aluminum bikes. That, for the record, is crazy. Here's the report from the trail.

Video | Tobias Woggon on Ibis

01.22.2015

Tobias Woggon has made the move from BMC to Ibis. Here’s a video of Tobias riding trails on his new enduro machine.

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