The Red Bull Rampage is unlike any other event on the FMB calendar. The event is the true testament for those who want to reign supreme as the best big-mountain freerider. Pulling the most daring and difficult tricks or going for the biggest air won't win it alone, riders are also judged on line choice, flow, style and execution throughout the run. With the continual acceleration in trick difficulty and amplitude, it's almost impossible to guess who will land on the podium. Photo by Adrian Marcoux.
This coming weekend, SRAM and RockShox's lineup of freeride athletes will head Red Bull Rampage, the last FMB Diamond Series stop, in the vast desert of Utah. Riders Brandon Semenuk, Kyle Strait, Cam Zink, Graham Agassiz, Ryan Howard, Anthony Messere, Kyle Norbraten and Andreau Lacondeguy will venture on brand-new ground, as they take our sport to new heights. Photo by Adrian Marcoux.
Brandon Semenuk's winning runs at the Red Bull Joyride and the Red Bull District Ride stepped him up from second place overall to leading the FMB Diamond Series points standings. With one event left in the calendar, all eyes are on him to retain his top-spot position. Semenuk and the rest of the elite lineup will push the limits of freeride mountain biking once more at the Red Bull Rampage this coming weekend. Photo by Ale Di Lullo.
The Red Bull Rampage is a place where heroes are made and champions are crowned. The most renowned mountain bike freeride event in the world will host 40 of the world's elite riders as they progress the sport beyond what was ever thought possible on a bike, year after year. An amphitheater of athleticism, bravery, skill and focus, the Red Bull Rampage is the last battleground of the year in the FMB Diamond Series, and a highly coveted title that only one, Kyle Strait, has ever claimed twice. Photo by Ale Di Lullo.
Many of the most prominent moments in freeride mountain biking were forged in history at the Red Bull Rampage. Kyle Strait’s winning run in 2013–smooth and flawless, with fearless style throughout the entire descent, was well deserving of the win. Cam Zink's monster backflip from the Oakley sender, undoubtedly one of the most mind blowing tricks ever landed on a mountain bike; so ground breaking that it was heard around the world on global news networks, setting an all new precedence and progressing the the sport further and faster than ever. Photo by Adrian Marcoux.
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