Chris Van Dine. Monterey, CA.
The world’s best are days away from daring it all on the cliffs of Virgin, Utah. At stake? The Red Bull Rampage win, the FMB World Championship, and more than a few collarbones.
Red Bull 5000 Down Race. Whistler, BC.
Matt Hunter. Kamloops, BC
Cornergate: moral ambiguity and corner cutting abound on the fifth day of racing.
Gravity racing typically has a distinctively flatuent, Y-chromosome, jock-scratching vibe to it. This video shows a decidedly different side to racing.
Brian Earle and Dave Smith. Methow Valley, WA. Photo by Dan Barham.
Josh Rhea and Steve Lloyd. Solitude, Utah.
Nick Quinn & Conrad Spring. Squamish, BC.
Well, it’s done. We mashed our pedals at twelve different bike parks within the United States.
James Doerfling. Whistler, BC.
By Vernon Felton Video by Dustin Vance CTD–that’s Foxese for “Climb, Trail and Descend”. It’s also a marked departure in the way that Fox creates forks and shocks that suck up bumps, but don’t bob and wallow annoyingly when you’re pedaling. On it’s face it’s a simpler, perhaps less tuneable, approach to tackling suspension. It
Camp Tamarancho, Fairfax, CA.
We’ve been combing the halls of Interbike, on the look-out for bikes and gear that arouse the inner bike dork within us. Here are a few such items.
Will 26-inch wheels disappear entirely? Not likely. They’re nimble, light and still make a ton of sense for long-travel bikes, but they might become the minority within the next few years.
Andrew Shandro. Bend, OR.
Fox and Shimano collaborated on an electronically-activated suspension system–it’ll be available soon and here’s the skinny.
Sam Sedun. Mount Washington, BC.