Bike and Mission Workshop present the latest in our series of “Ask a Founder” events. This time we’re sitting down for a no-holds-barred talk with Tom Ritchey.
They were the strangest directions in the history of driving. “Take a right before the Wendy’s and the Kmart. Keep going straight, follow the signs, and you’ll come to four big holes in the earth. Drive into the third hole from the left. Look for lights at about one o’clock, and drive toward the light.”
The Commencal/Vallnord enduro team gets out for a rip on the perfectly tacky dirt of Rotorua, NZ.
2000 World Cup Downhill Champion Myles Rockwell and master bicycle restorer Tasshi Dennis take a nostalgic look at the Volvo/Cannondale downhill bike that Myles raced on in 1998. It features a pretty wild drivetrain, and the fork is the predecessor of Cannondale's Lefty design.
The new SRAM GX drivetrain is actually three different drivetrains, which come in 1x11, 2x11 and 2x10 varieties. The idea behind SRAM GX is to bring 1x11 performance and technology formerly restricted to the more expensive XX1 and X01 groups to a more affordable price point.
What does Charlie Sponsol have to say about Portland's decision to ban mountain biking at River View Natural Area? The voice behind the Team Robot blog doesn't mince words in this in-depth interview with the professional racer and trail advocate.
Damn. Marcelo seems to get faster in every POV he puts out, and this footage of him absolutely ripping the short but difficult Panamericano Cota downhill track doesn't dissapoint.
Fox Head shows off its new Spring AM/TR collection with a ripping video featuring Cam McCaul and Kirt Voreis.
Lizard Skins riders Anne-Caroline Chausson and Anneke Beerten both walked away from Crankworx Rotorua with excellent results, Anne-Caroline having won the enduro and Anneke having taken first in the pumptrack challenge and fourth in the enduro. Check out this video for an inside look at their experience in New Zealand.