Tired of a biased media’s representation of the world around you? Fear not, The Onion gives you the score on what actually happened these past 12 months. Here’s to enlightenment.
This is a look back at some of the amazing places, people, and riding that we encountered this year. Here’s to 2012, and all the best in the new year!
It's a wrap! Life Behind Bars season 1 has officially come to a close. We check in with Brandon and the Coastal Crew to get an inside look at unseen footage, the most unforgettable moments, and the biggest regrets from the incredible year that was.
The week before the 2012 Red Bull Rampage, Brett Rheeder took a trip to Kelowna, BC to get his new Session 9.9 dialed in. Check out the video to see the results.
For its holiday party this Monday, Bell rang in the holidays with shovels, rakes, gloves and plenty of mushy dirt along with reps rom the Mountain Bikers of Santa Cruz (MBOSC), helping improve a steep section of the Emma McCrary mountain bike trail in the Santa Cruz mountains.
In this special edition of Mountainbike Chronicles, Red Bull is in Austria for the Suzuki Nine Knights event. Still early in his career, Martin Soderstrom has already turned the mountain bike world upside down. We also take a look at how this amazing event was captured on film.
Kenny Smith may not be a huge name throughout mountain biking--not yet at least--but any connoisseur of chaos or carnage will know who Kenny is. In Whistler he is a living legend among the fraternity of bikers. Check out this video to see why.
Bottom line, some non-certified helmets look cool and feel great on your head, but if you wreck with one on, you might as well be wearing a diaper on your head for all the good it's going to do you.
A little strange. A bit funny. A whole lot of content that you shouldn't look at on your work computer...the latest "sex tape" from Cedric Gracia charts his approach to recovering from a broken hip.
The Kona crew head into the mountains to sample Revelstoke's amazing singletrack aboard their 2013 all-mountain models. Check out this video and some amazing photos by John Gibson.
Every day of the year, someone, somewhere, is getting after it on a Giant bike. Here's a look back at the highpoints of 2012.
Here it is: Red Bull Signature Series coverage of the 2012 Rampage. Enjoy.
Brandon and Logan decide to give bungee jumping a go for the first time, and then venture back to the Sunshine Coast for one last epic session with the boys.
Any muppet can pull a bike out of a cardboard box and get it rolling. To do so, however, is to miss a grand opportunity. This video goes a long ways towards illuminating the zen of wrenching.
Rocky Mountain's Thomas Vanderham & Geoff Gulevich traveled down to Utah to compete in this year's Red Bull Rampage, the largest and most dangerous competition in freeride mountain biking. Both of them killed it down there, coming away (mostly) unscathed and placing well (8th for Thomas, 11th for Gully). This is a short film about all the work and sweat and struggles behind the scenes of a competition like Rampage.
SRAM has always maintained that XX1 is not intended to be a weight-weenie's solution to changing gears. That said, it also happens to be 200 grams lighter than the company's anorexic XX group, so yeah, it's going to appeal to cross-country types. But there's still more to this story...
Super D is beginning to lose ground to Enduro racing here in the states. What exactly is "Enduro"? This video offers at least a glimpse at the beast.
Tired of navigating technical trails while clapping together two coconut halves in an attempt to sound like a galloping horse? Who isn't? Well, as this video demonstrates, there's a solution to that vexing problem.
The Tour Divide route travels from Banff, Canada to Antelope Wells, New Mexico. Total distance is over 2,700 miles with over 200,000 vertical feet of elevation gain. Oh, and Petervary is shooting for a record of 15 days and several hours.
The following video from this year's Red Bull Rampage was shot on GoPros. Featured riders include Brett Rheeder, Tyler McCaul, Brandon Semenuk and Darren Berrecloth.