Yesterday we ran one hell of a comprehensive story on the return of the RockShox Pike. Today, we're adding another video (it's of the official, party line variety) to the mix. Enjoy.
Felt’s smartly dressed, carbon 29er is more than just a good value, it’s an excellent choice for aggressive XC racers desiring a fast and nimble bike.
Enduro racing was originally a "blind" racing format where, unlike downhill or cross-country competitions, racers could not pre-ride and learn every detail of the timed stages. This is the purest format of Enduro. In recent years, however, organizers have added practice runs to the schedule. Pre-riding the course is supposed to even out the advantage of local riders or racers who have raced the same event previously. Is that how it actually works out? Ash Smith scouts this year's Trans-Provence and shares his thoughts on keeping enduro pure.
What's the story on Santa Cruz Bicycles' new Bronson 650b bike? Here's the exclusive Blueprint video and story on the Bronson's development. Bike Magazine’s Seb Kemp is the only person outside of Santa Cruz Bicycle’s inner circle to have extensively ridden the Bronson. Check out Seb's impressions of the Bronson and the bike's designers thoughts on the new bike.
Red Bull's Berg Line slopestyle event debuted last year in Winterberg, Germany and (as the video shows) proved a showcase for some amazing action. Berg Line returns as part of the FMB World Tour in 2013.
The bike industry is a fairly pleasant place to work in. Not a ton of vitriol. Not a lot of overtly, aggressive marketing. Not much in the way of water boarding. That's why this video is interesting.
In Episode Three of Jerome Clementz' "12 Months, 12 Stories" video series, Jerome and company head to South Africa where they sample the single track around Cape Town: Jonkershoek nature reserve, Tokai forest, Stellenbosch area and Grabouw.
The Ultimate Wade Simmons Experience Video Contest is ready to go to the polls. BC Bike Race has announced the finalists and it’s time to get all democratic. Your vote will help decide which rider races alongside Wade Simmons in the BC Bike Race.
How hard is it to convert a bike's drivetrain from a conventional chain and cassette to Gates' belt-driven system? Not hard at all. Check out the video.
Bell Helmets picked 12 groups of trail builders from across the country, who are now competing for a share of the $100,000 prize. Your vote will help determine the winner (plus, you can nab some schwag in the process).
Like every other season, fall is pretty magical in the Colorado high country. It was in search of those conditions that we headed into the mountains with our SB66s and a checklist of our favorite trails.
Meet Katie Compton, known to her fans as KFC. Trust us, the "F" isn't for Francis. Compton earned her middle initial the hard way, powering through nine grueling seasons of cold, muddy Cyclocross mayhem.
Marcelo Gutierrez is Colombia's best downhill rider. In this clip, Red Bull brings a sample of the adrenaline, speed and risk-taking in one of his daily routine trainings.
The Evil Uprising has been in the works--and people have been mooning over it-- for what seems an eternity. We just received the Evil Uprising introduction video and well, the bike looks impressive.
The new Scott Gambler 10 requires some commitment from its pilot, but rewards daring riders with insane control in fast, big-boy terrain.
The title for this clip says it all--KC Deane shreds southern Utah. Beautiful landscape shots, intense POVs and some riveting action make this the perfect five-minute break. Enjoy.
You can stay right at home and have the ride of your life. A trip to the alps? It seems excessive, but this video sure makes "excessive" look like a hell of a lot of fun.
It took six long years to make the new Ibis Ripley 29er...What took them so long? We crashed Ibis headquarters, brought a video crew and got the exclusive story. Check out our video and, if you're feeling particularly literate, we've got words and pretty pictures too.
SCOTT-3Rox team riders, Geoff Kabush, Cam Jette, Amanda Sin, and Derek Zandstra, all chime in on the new carbon 29er Team Scale 900 and why it's their weapon of choice this season.
Forty five riders from around the globe all vied for the top honors at the second Red Bull Roast It competition, treating the crowd to a dirt-jumping spectacle.