My gasoline orgy reminded me of why I love bikes so much. In a way, bikes are everything cars are not. Sure, both are modes of transportation, but bikes are simple and just how wonderful that fact is cannot be overstated. With bikes, there are no puking carburetors, no slipping clutches, no faulty oxygen sensors, no ominous grinding noises in your differential… Simple is beautiful.
At an age when most kids are busy battling acne, Capron was obsessed with improving cantilever brakes, which looked like they might stop your bike, but were essentially just seatstay ornaments. To that end, the teenager had created a more powerful cantilever brake he called the Decelerator.
The Enduro World Series continues on its quest to uncover the world’s best trails and unite the world’s best communities, as it increases to eight rounds and adds five new venues, three new countries, and one new continent to its 2015 calendar.
Yeti has introduced the new AS-Rc cross-country bike, expanding its line of ride-driven products. Built for cross-country racers and trail riders, the AS-Rc rolls on size-specific wheels and delivers 100 millimeters of optimized rear-wheel travel.
Playboy Mansion has seen more than its share of action over the years, and trials biker Danny MacAskill has thrilled millions with his videos, so it was only natural the two came together for a clip sure to put a new meaning to the term "Bunny Hop."
Recovering from the Butte 100 bike race, Hurl and Galen continued Heavy Pedal Tour west to Discovery Bike Park and Philipsburg, and then east to Boulder.
In the fifth episode of "Fishing with Joe at Crankworx," Rebecca Rusch challenges (and beats) Joe to a series of arm wrestling contests throughout Whistler.
Just one day after the most grueling round of the Enduro World Series, held in Whistler, British Columbia, I experienced winner Jared Grave’s and second place Nico Lau’s bikes exactly as they were set up during the race.
Just over one year after its completion, Whitefish Mountain Resort’s Kashmir Trail has been named a model “Flow Trail” by the International Mountain Biking Association (IMBA).
In the fourth episode of "Fishing with Joe," Jordie Lunn casts from the top of the SRAM tower as they "fish for people."
There’s no denying it. Even the most pony-tailed, pot-smoking, Kombucha-drinking, hippiest of us has an inner triathlete buried somewhere deep inside of them. Dig deep enough and you’ll find a corner of your Id that shaves its legs, rocks a team-issue Lycra body condom and actually gives a damn about the race results in VeloNews.
In this episode of "Rubber Side Down," we catch up with the Santa Cruz Syndicate, where Ratboy (Josh Bryceland) has been on a tear after his first World Cup win in Leogang. We also spend some time with Matt Walker of the Banshee Bikes Factory Team and Geoff Kabush of Scott-3 Rox Racing.
Marcelo Gutierrez takes his second-in-a-row win in the Garbonzo DH and finishes first in the Canadian Open DH.
Brandon Semenuk makes history with his third win at the 2014 Red Bull Joyride at Crankworx Whistler.