Like every other season, fall is pretty magical in the Colorado high country. It was in search of those conditions that we headed into the mountains with our SB66s and a checklist of our favorite trails.
Meet Katie Compton, known to her fans as KFC. Trust us, the “F” isn’t for Francis. Compton earned her middle initial the hard way, powering through nine grueling seasons of cold, muddy Cyclocross mayhem.
Brandon Semenuk and Kyle Norbraten. Dropping 3′s on the Sunset Coast.
Marcelo Gutierrez is Colombia’s best downhill rider. In this clip, Red Bull brings a sample of the adrenaline, speed and risk-taking in one of his daily routine trainings.
The Evil Uprising has been in the works–and people have been mooning over it– for what seems an eternity. We just received the Evil Uprising introduction video and well, the bike looks impressive.
The new Scott Gambler 10 requires some commitment from its pilot, but rewards daring riders with insane control in fast, big-boy terrain.
Mario Lenzen. North Vancouver, BC
We’re not going to tell you that you need to buy new clothes. We’re not your mom–you want to keep wearing that manky Led Zeppelin shirt with the nasty stains down the front, it’s a free world. If it doesn’t stink, go ahead and rock it.
However….should you be in the market for a hoodie, some SPD-compatible shoes, a hat and the like, we’ve got some certifiably cool gear on our site and, at the risk of selling like a used car salesman, the prices are pretty cool too.
The title for this clip says it all–KC Deane shreds southern Utah. Beautiful landscape shots, intense POVs and some riveting action make this the perfect five-minute break. Enjoy.
Bruno Penone. Gargas, France
RockShox recently debuted a new wallet-friendly suspension fork, the 30 Gold, which replaces their earlier Recon SIlver and weighs 230 grams less than its Recon Silver predecessor. That, for us Americans, is almost a half pound savings.
Thomas Vanderham. Black Rock, Oregon
Crank Brothers announced today that they’ve introduced a new range of tools and a brand new inflation program that includes both entry level and premium models
You can stay right at home and have the ride of your life. A trip to the alps? It seems excessive, but this video sure makes “excessive” look like a hell of a lot of fun.
Stephen Matthews and Jesse Darling. Calgary, Alberta
Canmore 24 Hours of Adrenaline
SCOTT-3Rox team riders, Geoff Kabush, Cam Jette, Amanda Sin, and Derek Zandstra, all chime in on the new carbon 29er Team Scale 900 and why it’s their weapon of choice this season.
John Alm Högman. Järvsö, Sweden.
There are certain defining moments in history. Moments that impact every living soul. It seems, for instance, that every American alive during the 1960s can recall where they were and what they were doing when JFK was assassinated. That day, that hour, that very second has become a touchstone in American history. The first time I listed to Black Sabbath was like that.