Here’s GT’s Bernardo Cruz racing the 2014 Taxco Urban DH race in Mexico. He’s riding ridiculously fast, flying past people’s living rooms, patios and experiencing near-misses all the way. This POV footage is from his qualifying run in 2014, which he went on to win outright. Would you ride this course full out?
Photos: Connor Walberg After an exciting battle among top freeride pros (through some somewhat high winds), Cam McCaul found himself back on top of the podium at the Crankworx Colorado Slopestyle in Winterpark, Colorado. The highlight of his run was perhaps his huge no-handed front flip. Here is a POV video of McCaul’s winning run: […]
Watch the Crankworx Colorado Slopestyle finals live here at 12:00 PM on July 30. Here is the Slopestyle Finals start list: Josh Hult Reece Wallace Paul Genovese Conor McFarlane Jarret Moore Kurt Sorge Eric Lawrenuk Mitchell Chubey Andrew Taylor Brett Rheeder Anthony Messere Ben Glassen Cam McCaul Amir Kabbani Cam Zink Sam Pilgrim Fack Fogelquist […]
Watch the Crankworx Colorado Slopestyle qualifying live here at 2:00 PM on July 29.
Watch the Crankworx Colorado Dual Slalom live here at 10:30 AM on July 28.
Watch this video full screen. Danny Hart’s race run at the Kokanee Crankworx Air DH event. He hits some crazy-fast speeds–near 40 miles per hour. Looks like the elevation reader on his Contour GPS was broken, but the speeds still showed up (though the speeds get wonky after some of the corners).
The final event at Crankworx is perhaps the one that best displays the riding, and what it’s like to be mountain biker, around Whistler, British Columbia. This event is the five-stage Canadian Open Enduro, which showcase some of the best descents in the Whistler area. There are climbs in this event to get to the […]
Watch the Kokanee Crankworx Canadian Open Enduro live here at 2pm, July 24.
Watch the Kokanee Crankworx Red Bull Joyride Slopestyle live here at 5 pm July 23.
This year’s Deep Summer Photo Challenge at Crankworx saw a close battle for best slideshow. Participants in this event were: Margus Riga, Tim Zimmerman, Robin O’Neill, Dan Barham, Justin Olsen and John Wellburn. In the end and after a bit of deliberating between the judges, Barham (one of Bike magazine’s Senior Photographers) placed third, Margus […]
Watch the Kokanee Crankworx Giant Slalom live here at 4:15pm July 22.
Watch the Kokanee Crankworx Ultimate Pump Track Challenge presented by RockShox live here at 7:45pm July 21.
Watch the Kokanee Crankworx Teva Best Trick Showdown Live here at 4:15pm July 21.
The Canadian Open DH live stream starts at 3pm here on the West Coast.
Part 3 of the 5-part “Elements of Perfection” video series from Whistler Bike Park. “You barely exist, yet you completely surround me. With a perfect mix of 78% nitrogen, 21% oxygen and 1% “miscellaneous” you deliver life to every corner of our planet. And when I put you between tire and Earth, you give life […]
Source: Mavic No matter what you ride there is a Crossmax wheel designed for the job. Video description from Mavic: “Passion, speed, grace, and skill are part of every ride, no matter which trail you choose. Julien Absalon, Anne-Caroline Chausson and Jérôme Clementz each choose their own trails, but they all ride a Mavic Crossmax […]
After a successful weekend at Mont-Sainte-Anne, team Maxxis Rocky Mountain had high hopes going into the Windham World Cup. However, a bit of mechanical trouble for Kabush and a bobble during Sabrina’s ride dashed some of the teams hopes, but Marie-Helene Premont finished in 4th place, and with her third podium in a row. The […]