Ostensibly a promotional video for Avid brakes, this is simply a pretty cool video about Curtis Keene, the impact bikes have had on his life and, if you are not particularly into the transformative powers of the knobby tire, you can just geek out to some rad footage of Keene roosting around the red rock of Sedona. Good stuff.
Local filmmaker Bjorn Enga, from the legendary Kranked series, steps in with his RedCam cable system for some ultra crispy shots, Linden and Holly Feniuk guide the Stund crew around and show them what’s up in their backyard, and Romo embarks on a personal quest to find some famous pacific coast fish to throw on [...]
Check out how Cane Creek makes the top assembly for its 110 headset.
Standings After Day Four Men 1) Jerome Clementz 02:04:22 2) Nico Vouilloz 02:05:25 3) Mark Weir 02:05:42 4) Fabien Barel 02:07:42 5) Matt Ryan 02:10:23 6) Marc Beaumont 02:17:08 7) Rowan Sorell 02:18:55 8) James Richards 02:24:12 9) Steve Jones 02:25:14 10) Andreas Hestler 02:28:29 Women 1) Tracy Moseley 02:37:34 2) Anka Martin 02:48:56 3)I [...]
Words: Kevin Rouse and Derek Zoolander Photos: Dave Reddick “Well I guess it all started the first time I went through the second grade. I caught my reflection in a spoon while I was eating my cereal, and I remember thinking, ‘Wow, you’re ridiculously good looking, maybe you could do that for a career.’” – [...]
Words: Joe Parkin Photos: Anthony Smith Video: Scott Smith Every professional athlete I’ve ever met has really just been a larger, stronger and faster 12-year old, with an insatiable desire to try new things. And every professional wheel-sports athlete I’ve ever met has had some strong interest in other wheel sports. In other words, most [...]
It wouldn’t take much to entice a mountain bike journalist away from the tornado of appointments, sore feet and sunburn that can be the Interbike Dirt Demo. And when Fox Racing Shox offers the chance to spend the day riding in and driving off-road vehicles…. Well it’s a no brainer. Fox Racing Shox likes to [...]
Photos: Anthony Smith The Portland Design Works / Paved Magazine Circulus Pursuit was a single-elimination pursuit-style race around the compact (about 40 feet in diameter) circular velodrome. The competition came down to a very exciting finals round between Jason, an explosive young show-boater, and Geneo, a 49 year old Minneapolis resident and bike shop owner [...]
Yeti turned quite a few heads with the introduction of the SB66 and their new Switch Technology linkage. Now, the SB95 is drawing attention, which takes the same linkage and applies it to a 29-inch platform. The pedal-friendly linkage, paired with a relatively slack geometry (68.5-degree head angle) should make for a formidable all-day mile-muncher. [...]
Danny MacAskill, Daniel Dhers and Martin Söderström shred near POC’s Swedish headquarters.
A behind the scenes of Team Monster/Specialized’s (Sam Hill, Brendan Fairclough and Troy Brosnan) races at the 2011 DH World Championship in Champery, Switzerland.
Part 5 of the 5-part “Elements of Perfection” video series from Whistler Bike Park. “Some question its presence. As if chairlifts and full-face helmets somehow diminish the passion behind our gravity-fueled pursuit. What we know is that it has never been about equipment or high-speed quads or dual crown forks. Instead, it’s about substance, and [...]