Red Bull Joyride to air on NBC

At 3 p.m. Sunday, mountain biking will make its foray into the mainstream spotlight

Press Release

Photo by Anthony Smith.
Photo by Anthony Smith.

The many worlds of mountain biking collide in one of the largest and most anticipated freeride competitions of the year when Red Bull Joyride airs on Sunday at 3 p.m. ET on NBC. Part of the Red Bull Signature Series, the Red Bull Joy Ride from Whistler, British Columbia, Canada, fuses elements of slopestyle, dirt jump and classic downhill biking in one season-defining freeride competition. Designed by riders for riders, the 2014 Red Bull Joyride is the biggest in the history of the event, as athletes look to push the sport and themselves to new heights.

Click here for a preview of Red Bull Joyride on NBC: http://www.redbullsignatureseries.com/event/joyride-2014/joyride-2014-watch-downhill-action-nbc

Top riders include Darren Berrecloth, Brandon Semenuk and Anthony Messere of Canada, Yannick Granieri of France and Thomas Genon of Belgium. The event is presented in partnership with Dodge Dart, GoPro and Polaris RZR. Sal Masekela, the definitive voice in action sports, hosts the Red Bull Signature Series all year long on NBC.

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