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Highlights and Motos with Pivot

4 Podiums in 4 Days

The Pivot Factory DH Team is off to a cracking start in 2015 thanks to a number of wins in Rotorua, NZ…

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Fixed Rope Descent Lines

“I honestly don’t want to do this ride again. It’s stupidly dangerous, feels triple as exposed as it looks like and there is a lot more uphill-climbing involved than the video shows…”

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CruzFest POV Insanity

Tailed by Moto

Casing a massive double gets more serious when you are being tailed by a dude on a moto…

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Wade Simmons on the Shore

A New Suspension Sponsor?

Wade Simmons is as smooth as ever – but you’ll notice a different suspension sponsor for the first time since in decades…

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Life Beyond Walls: New Zealand Ep1

RV Destruction

The first in a series chronicling Team Smith’s tour de New Zealand begins with a freak petroleum accident (Zoolander?) and rain…

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Weekend Warmup

Silky Smooth Edition

Lines so fine you’ll think they were made with precision engineering…

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Win a Trip to the Chilcotins with Ryders

3-Day All Inclusive Tour

Pack your bag and pick your friend for the trip of a lifetime…

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Video of the Month

Joonas Vinnari has bottled something essential about riding in this short but sweet ride in the Jura Mountains…

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Shimano Brings E-Bikes to America

Words - Cam McRae

Shimano had a sign listing the companies planning to use the system in North America – but one name wasn’t visible…

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The Perfect MTB Drift Track

Steve Smith and Brook Macdonald

This is the track Stevie has always dreamed of – drifting at 70+ KMH…

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The Medium Is Dead, Long Live Independent Media

Words - Seb Kemp

“Over time Dirt ‘matured’ into something that was irreverent, always on point and professionally unprofessional…”

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Whistler Bike Park: The Next Evolution

May 2nd 2015

Get those big bikes ready for some lift access trails.

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Ask Uncle Dave – The Wheelie Gene

Words - Dave Tolnai

“Should I give up hope and focus on things I am good at , things that require no innate physical gifts… like beard growing or checkers…”

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OneUp 45 Tooth Sprocket

More Teeth = More Bettah?

OneUp will tell you their 45t cog for Shimano XTR isn’t about a lower granny – it’s about getting more range with only one ring…

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ProGRT: Head Slaps & Bike Squishing

Case Of The Mondays At Port Angeles

Almost the exact same as Sea Otter, this section of trail seemed to get trouble many…

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Hey Neighbour – Steve Mitchell’s Bike Collection

Mountain Bike Nerd Paradise

“He’s drawn to oddities and missteps. He calls them the ‘so bad it’s good’ category; suspension designs that failed, frames that broke, ideas that should have stayed on the drawing table. “

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CruzFest Day 3 – Raw

Vital Raw

More insane amplitude, overshoots and the sickest trains you’ll ever see on moto-sized jumps…

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Brendan Fairclough – Trail Bike Bliss

Brendog's Home Trails

Brendog gets loose on his Scott Genius near where he grew up in the south of England…

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The Future of Marzocchi

Ending Production?

“In recent weeks conflicting information has been surfacing about the future of Marzocchi…”

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Farewell to Winter

A Weekend Warmup Special Edition

Say so long snowbanks and hello sunshine, as we wrap up winter…

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Builder: Trailer #2

Full Length From Scott Secco

Scott Secco has been slaving away for the past year working on his first movie…

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Kovarik on the Intense M16

Beastly Riding

Chris Kovarik creates huge craters in the earth riding the new Intense M16 in SoCal…

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The Palmer Project – Ep. 1

Shaun Palmer as Coach

Five young riders are sent to the badass racing school and Shaun Palmer is the principal…

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e*thirteen Carbon Cranks

Words - Cam McRae

Light and elegant arms and spindles to slim down your DH or AM bike from e*thirteen…

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CruzFest Day 1 – Raw

Vital Raw

Just the usual insanity from the Fest series but with a Santa Cruz vibe added for flavour…

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Destination Trail – Maui

Island Life With Brad and Mitch

Trips don’t always go as planned, but that can be a good thing…

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Don’t Blame The Bike Industry

Are We to Blame?

“Isn’t the bike industry becoming a bit like Apple in all the wrong ways? Changing things just so they are different…”

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Smashy Smashy Casing at Sea Otter

Case Jump Good!

“You not make jump and is like bear crushing skull…”

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Whistler Bike Park Opens May 2nd

Only 11 Days!

It’s official. The Whistler Bike Park will open for the 2015 season two weeks ahead of schedule on Saturday May 2.

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Ask Uncle Dave – Done With Sea Otter

Words - Dave Tolnai

Uncle Dave moves into Team Robot’s territory this week…

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