What’s the deal with 27+ and 29+? Why is the bike industry suddenly pushing another new wheel size? And, most importantly, is it worth your time and money? Get your answers in this latest video installment of our Blueprint series.
The annual dual slalom competition is the most-anticipated race of the Sea Otter Classic weekend for many spectators, and on the festival’s 25th anniversary, the event did not disappoint.
Cam Bissett, Gareth Burgess and Kyle Thomas shred their freshly built trail on Mt. Hutt in Methven, New Zealand. They also prove that downhill, all-mountain and fatbikes can shred together quite happily!
First, know this: The three bikes released today from Santa Cruz are nothing like the trail and all-mountain bikes the brand has become synonymous with in the last three years. There is no rear suspension on any of them, and no suspension at all on one. Instead, Santa Cruz has gone back to the drawing board on two models that will already be familiar to followers of the brand: the Highball and the Stigmata.
We Americans have criminalized gluten, sworn off sugar, compressed bean curds into discs and called them “burgers”. And what happened to bacon? When did eating bacon become a crime? Let me suggest a solution, a means of balancing the scales: beer.
The dust has settled on the final stages of the Andes Pacifico in Chile, and winners have been crowned after four days of hard racing.
New Zealand's downhill national championships went off over the weekend in Rotorua, with George Brannigan taking the win. This will also be the track used for the DH race during Crankworx Rotorua, which kicks off on March 25th.
Racers battled high temperatures and stiff competition on day three of the Andes Pacifico enduro.
The Andes Pacifico enduro kicked of on Wednesday in La Parva, Chile. Sixty-three racers made the trip from 15 different countries.