Author Archives: "Vernon Felton"

Sea Otter 30-Second Warning – Day 1

04.19.2013 //

In the first installment of 2013’s 30-Second Warning, we got the skinny on Diamondback’s Mason Full Suspension 29er, Hyper’s new Cam Zink-signature slope style model, E13’s novel PressFit bottom bracket solution and an odd man’s rambling assertion that his fatbike would destroy all other competitors in each and every event at this year’s Sea Otter.

Video: Danny MacAskill Imaginate Episode 1

04.19.2013 //

As Danny embarks on his most ambitiously creative project to date, an old injury flairs up threatening not just the project but his career as a rider.

News: Giant Expands Off-Road Team for 2013

04.19.2013 //

On the eve of the 2013 season, Giant announces impressive roster of racers who will battle it out for titles in cross-country, enduro and downhill.

Photo of the Day: John Gibson

04.18.2013 //

Santa Claus. Canmore Nordic Center, Alberta

Photo of the Day: Mattias Fredriksson

04.17.2013 //

Kyle Nobraten and Curtis Robinson. Whistler, BC.

Interview: Singletrack High

04.17.2013 //

After interviewing the film-makers behind Singletrack High, brothers Jacob and Isaac Seigel-Boettner, it’s hard to imagine two people better suited to telling the story of how a bicycle can change a kid’s life for the better.

Photo of the Day: Dan Barham

04.16.2013 //

Katrina Strand, Squamish, BC

News: Fox Unveils New All Mountain Fork and Shock

04.16.2013 //

Fox’s new 34 TALAS CTD 160 fork and Float X rear shock were built with aggressive all-mountain and enduro riding in mind.

Video: Sampling Idaho’s Finest

04.15.2013 //

Editor, Brice Minnigh, traveled deep into central Idaho’s White Cloud Mountains with Greg ‘Chopper’ Randolph, photographer Sterling Lorence, and a hardy crew of Sun Valley-area locals for a taste of some of the world’s most pristine, high-speed alpine trails. This video highlight the amazing riding Idaho is justifiably famous for.

Photo of the Day: Steve Lloyd

04.15.2013 //

Andrew Whiteford. St. George, Utah.

Photo of the Day: Ryan Creary

04.14.2013 //

Dave Kinn. Canmore, AB

Video: Riding Cypress Mountain on The Shore

04.14.2013 //

Vancouver’s North Shore is home to a stunning amount of great riding. In this video, Stephen Matthew of the NSMB Team shows why one mountain–Cypress–has its hooks on him this season.

Photo of the Day: Nicolas Teichrob

04.13.2013 //

Kyle Norbraten. Whistler, BC

Live! Scot Nicol of Ibis Cycles Bares All

04.12.2013 //

Ibis Cycles is an iconic brand with an amazing 32-year history. We asked Ibis’ founder, Scot Nicol, to step on stage and tell his story. From 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. tonight Scot Nicol did just that and we streamed it live on

Photo of the Day: Margus Riga

04.12.2013 //

Ryan Berrecloth. North Vancouver, BC

Exclusive: 26-Inch/650b Death Match…With Puppets

04.10.2013 //

We sent our trail correspondent, Everett Burl-Sap to scientifically test 26-inch and 650b wheels against one another using the Banshee Spitfire as the test rig – a 140-millimeter travel mountain bike that features interchangeable dropouts that can accommodate both 26″ and 650b wheels. This test practically dripped with science!

Photo of the Day: Sterling Lorence

04.10.2013 //

Geoff Gulevich. Squamish, BC

Ask a Founder: Ibis’ Scot Nicol Bares All

04.09.2013 //

This is your chance to ask Nicol anything about Ibis—the bikes, the journey, the brilliant ideas, the blunders….you name it. So get your questions in now by using #askchuckibis on Twitter and we’ll do our best to toss your queries in front of Mr. Ibis.

News: Think You’re the “Next Big Thing”?

04.09.2013 //

Red Bull recently announced a new contest–Red Bull Phenom–aimed squarely at giving up-and-coming riders a shot at becoming the next slopestyle legend. To enter, you must submit a 60 second video of yourself pulling off your best moves and register on between April 8th to May 20th.

Photo of the Day: Reuben Krabbe

04.08.2013 //

Kurt DeFreitas. Calgary, Alberta

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