Go have adventures! Carpe diem doesn’t always have to be about quitting your job and riding off into the sunset of your next adventure, unless you can (and if you can, go now!). Sometimes it’s about knowing what that adventure is and how you are going to make it happen.
Title: Oh Snap! Description: My bike was treated fairly well. However, while riding a pretty tame trail I did an embarrassingly small bunny hop and when I landed, SNAP!, the back end disappears from under me and I went skidding and sliding. I thought I had snapped the axle, but when I dusted myself off [...]
By Kevin Rouse Photos: Sterling Lorence and Dan Milner With nearly every muscle in my arms on the verge of cramping, there were a lot of thoughts going through my head, none of which the folks at Trek were probably intending, what with Bike having been invited to Cortina D’Ampezzo, Italy for the sole purpose [...]
Kurt Shimada won The North Face's "Send It to WIn It" contest with this video right here--and now he's going to Whistler for free.
By Sal Ruibal This weekend’s Olympic Mountain Bike races are the last events in the London 2012 Games and while these races are far from the most popular events at the Olympics, they are the happiest. That’s because, despite all the teary fake-hugs and glad-for-bronze smiles on NBC, the men and women racing on mountain [...]
Video Courtesy of Cycles Devinci With Crankworx gearing up, you might be wondering why Whistler gets so much press. Ian Morrison and Steve Smith do a fine job of providing proof that Whistler lives up to its hype. Crankworx 2012: A Local’s Guide from Cycles Devinci on Vimeo.
Race #4 of Northstar California’s 2012 Downhill Race Series: Gypsy / Wire Course preview for August 19′s race on Gypsy-Wire in the Northstar Bike Park. The DH Race Series offers over 20 divisions for men, women and juniors, with the top three in each division receiving awards at the conclusion of each race and at [...]
By: Ryan LaBar Photos: Harookz SR Suntour recently announced that it signed freeride pioneer, Brett Tippie to its WERX Riders program. In this program Tippie will be testing prototype products. He will also be acting as a brand ambassador. Tippie commented on this change, “I was on Marzocchi for 16 years and I liked the [...]
This animated clip proves that artistic evolution can br overrated and that Social Distortion can still cook up a compelling pot of musical kick ass.
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