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Paul Basagoitia’s recovery continues

Ryders keeps #irideforpaul in focus

RYDERS wants to continue to bring attention and support for Paul, his rehabilitation, and his objective to raise spinal cord injury awareness.

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I’m a Grassroots Racer – Do I Deserve a Deal?

Ask Uncle Dave

“Is anybody, at all, swayed into a purchasing decision based on the gear choice of a mid-pack Cat 1 DH racer?”

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EWS Finale 2016 in 60 Seconds

Big Lines on Small Bikes

A quick and furious look at the final EWS round of the year from Finale Ligure Italy – with some rowdy lines…

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What’s to Hate about the MTB Biz?

Part III

“So maybe it’s time to slow down a bit, work more together, and try to get more dollars in our pockets and not the trash can…”

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EWS #8 Finale Ligure – Final Resuls

Maes and Ravanel FTW

Cecile Ravanel’s win is as surprising as a sunrise, but Martin Maes put together his very first win in Italy…

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Living in a van to support the EWS life

Ryan Gardner: semi-privateer

Ryan Gardner spent 6 months living in a van to save money in order to race overseas on the EWS circuit. While holding down a full-time job.

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The Return of Red Bull Foxhunt

Can Anyone Beat Rachel Atherton?

“I feel like Claudio Caluori!”

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7 Reasons Not To Hate Super Boost Plus

How I wish it was with Chris Cocalis @ Interbike 2016

According to Chris Cocalis, the Pivot Switchblade couldn’t exist in its current form without a 157mm rear axle – but it actually isn’t new at all…

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60 Seconds of Jeans and Shred

All Metal All the Time

Andres Biersteker has his hesh game on point…

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Anthony Messere Gets Raw in the Back Yard

World's Shortest Commute

Nothing like big jumps and a world-class training facility just steps from the house…

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Kovarik Slices up B.C.

King of Drift

Is there a mountain biker whose style is more aggressively moto-inspired than Chris Kovarik’s? Not judging by this…

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Park Tool For 2017

Get Torqued

Park makes tool for both the home mechanic and the shop wrench – but Andrew Major prefers to use shop-quality tools at home…

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Rémy Rips Whistler (again)

The Best Lines

The way Rémy Metailler finds lines in the Whistler Bike Park you’d think he was born on top of a Dirt Merchant berm…

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Reynolds Wheels : Q&A at Interbike 2016

Three Dreaded Questions

Reynolds wheels designs rims, manufacturers molds, makes prototypes, and builds early production runs in the U.S.A…”

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Ludo May is Smoking in Verbier

Rainbow Roost

Nothing like a little splash of smoke grenade colour to brighten up the ride…

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PUSH Industries: Interbike 2016

Metric, Updates and Tools

Backwards compatible shock updates and fresh tools are two of the tricks Darren from PUSH Industries is up to for 2017…

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Can I run 20mm More Travel Up Front?

Ask Uncle Dave

“A great fork can cover up a lot of mistakes and a bit of extra fork travel will usually add some capability to your bike…”

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What Development Has Benefitted Riders Most?

The Industry Squeaks (2)

Industry insiders answer this question: What MTB development over the past five years has provided the most benefit to riders?

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True Precision Hubs

Instant, Silent, Olympic Gold

True Precision got started in BMX and despite not paying any riders, 5 of the 8 riders in the men’s final in Rio were on their axles…

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Can You Spare a Dime?

Marius Justino is a bloodhound on a bike when it comes to finding all the flow…

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Darren Berrecloth’s Perfect Moment

Bikes, Boats and Adventure

A spot of speargun fishing along with some singletrack shreds make the Claw’s day oh so fine…

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Wild Women of the Wasatch + Their 4-Legged Friends

Furry Adventure Buddies

A unique connection between two spirits, foraged in the hills…

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Bernard Kerr’s Winning POV Run

Red Bull Hardline Champ

Kerr engages his ludicrous speed drive on a pell-mell trip down the Welsh mountainside…

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The Future is Soon: Argon 18’s Concept Bike

Argon 18 offers a glimpse into the future of racing.

Does Argon 18’s concept bike offer glimpses into the future of DH and XC race technology?

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The Pace of Change in MTB

The Industry Speaks

We asked 8 industry insiders one question: Will the pace of change in MTB parts and standards remain constant, increase or slow down?

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SILCA Tools Make Me Swoon

SILCA and other nice things I touched at Interbike 2016

SILCA tools are a virgin pacific island in a sea of crap.

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Pinion Gearbox Drivetrains

Six hamsters arm-wrestling in your BB

Their catalog is so precise that the pages can be used to cut limes. My margarita tastes great, by the way.

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Devincis in the Desert for 2017

3 Bikes

The Hendrix has become the Marshall, the Kobain is new, and the Django comes in two wheel sizes but neither is plus…

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Sid Slotegraaf’s Gratuitous Slow-mo

1500 FPS of Radness

Your daily recommended dose of slow-mo in just 105 short (or reaaaaaaly long) seconds…

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A Worthy Duallie for $1800 (US$1500)?

2017 Marin Hawk Hill

It’s usually not a good sign when you hear a bike called budget or price point – but this Marin Hawk Hill model for 2017 looks to be legit…

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