With classic, wide-open style bottom corners and big, loose rock gardens up top, the 2014 UCI World Cup Méribel DH course kept all of the top riders on their toes.
From: pavedmag.com A few weeks ago, we took the opportunity to travel to British Columbia to present Paved and Bike magazine photographer Stephen Wilde with a framed cover of the Fall issue. It features one of his images shot while on assignment for the ‘Zen to Zero’ story that can be found inside the issue. […]
Whistler isn’t exactly the first place you might think of when hardtails come to mind, but this tidy little edit from Chromag looks to prove that hardtails and the burly singletrack surrounding Whistler and Pemberton can exist together in a state of outright bliss. Source: Chromag Jinya Nishiwaki, Dan Skogland and Kevin Phelps rip hardtails […]
Source: Red Bull Brandon is in Whistler, BC for the 10-day event Crankworx, which features the ultimate slopestyle contest of the year, Red Bull Joyride. After a four-hour practice run, Brandon gets ready for the big event, while Intern enjoys the nightlife that Whistler has to offer.
Source: Mongoose Bikes Chris Akrigg and Amir Kabbani take on Malaga, Spain during the 2012 Mongoose Road Trip. There isn’t a better place to spot a Mongoose then in the mountains of Malaga, Spain. A run-yourself-ragged road trip with two of the best riders in the business.
Source: Anthill Films “The UCI world cup circuit is a living, breathing community of riders dedicated to travelling the globe to race bikes. Nomadic in nature, this elite community exists only on the road in a never-ending pursuit of milliseconds. These athletes train the hardest, constantly drive technology forward and act as ambassadors for our […]
This isn't another huck-fest video. It's an exacting look at what it takes to win against a field of the world's best riders.
It looks like Chris Akrigg is back to full form after badly breaking his leg a while back. If any of us were to go near this ‘Mill’, with or without bikes, we’d end up needing one hell of a tetanus shot. Not Akrigg though, his description for this video was simply: “Well that was […]
By Vernon Felton Listening to covers of great songs is usually the auditory equivalent of taking a bath in razor blades and rubbing alcohol. Nevertheless, I have to admit that Rhett Miller’s take on Johnny Cash’s classic Old `97 proves the exception to the rule.
Here's another animated clip from Pitchfork’s website, in which Wu Tang's GZA reminisces on the first time he took RZA up to the Bronx to see a block party.