Video: 27.5 vs 29, Reynolds vs Reynolds on the new Polygon Siskiu D Series

. Introducing the all new Siskiu D series – an all round XC trail bike that can handle everything from your fun local trails to all day Alpine epics.  This upgraded series is built around a light weight, ALX aluminum suspension frame with more modern geometry – offering slacker head tube angle, longer reach, lower BB and shorter chain-stay to boost rider’s performance in climbing or descending, no matter the distance, technicality or gradient. The bikes’ are offered with updated kinematic system, with more optimized anti squat number for…

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Event Alert: Ladakh MTB Festival 2019

. The high, dry mountains of Ladakh are spot-on for epic freeriding. Not to forget the abundance of natural singletrack trails that run throughout the region. Mountain biking in Ladakh is not something new; there have been plenty of prominent riders who’ve visited the region in the past. Renowned riders like Andi Wittmann, Guido Tschugg and Kelly Mcgarry have treaded the uncharted Ladakh terrain. Though Ladakh has an impeccable landscape for mountain biking, it lacks the infrastructure to build a strong culture. We see places like Pune, Bengaluru, Himachal and…

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Video: 3rd Mokokchung Mountain Bike Festival – Nagaland, India

. Nagaland’s Hornbill Festival is a celebration of traditional roots along with today’s lifestyle. Team “Trail Hounds Cycling Club” from Mokokchung, Nagaland has been hosting a fun gathering of mountain bikers since 2016 in their hometown of Mokokchung, as part of the Hornbill Festival. The 3rd Mokokchung Mountain Bike Festival – Downhill race on the forest slopes, blazed up the generally calm town. A 2kms long trail through the dense forest took the racers over mud steps, hairpin turns and roots, keeping the racer “on the edge” literally, as many…

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Event Alert | Pashan Jam Session in Pune, Maharashtra

By: Vinay Menon Freshly packed dirt, mint downhill trails, big gappers and good times in the woods, sounds fun? That’s in store during the “Pashan Fest” from 23rd August to 25th August in Pune, Maharashtra, India. Two young diggers, Abhijeet Gharad and Virendra Mali along with their buddies from Pune have shoveled out some slick trails and progressive features for the riders joining in for the three day jam. Dual slalom, whip-offs and longest jump are some of the things to look out for over the weekend. No federations, no…

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Apshai Niangti | Rider Interview

By: Vinay Menon Name: Apshai Niangti Age: 20 Nick name: Bhoi , Griff or Coach Location: Meghalaya, Shillong Current Bike: YT Capra CF 2017 Years Riding: 5 Years FRMTB: Apshai, how did you get into mountain biking? Apshai: Mountain biking for me started at a young age. It all started as a hobby with me and some of my friends just having fun in our free time. We would find ourselves some trails to ride and would actually do some “rad” stunts. We enjoyed doing jumps off footpaths and imagined…

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Video: BMX Legend Dave Voelker and GT BMX reunite | Dyno Pro Compe 29

Press Release Dave Voelker is one of the most legendary riders in GT’s history and after 17 years the band is getting back together. GT and Dave have reunited with a special edition 29” Dayglo Orange ’87 Dyno Pro Compe, inspired by the year Voelker turned pro for GT/Dyno.  “GT Bicycles, a premium brand of Dorel Industries, Inc. (TSX: DII.B, DII.A), today announced a new collaboration. After a 17-year hiatus, BMX Hall of Famer Dave Voelker has teamed up with GT Bicycles once again. To celebrate the reunion, GT…

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Video: Loosefest XL 2019 Highlights

. Check out the world’s rowdiest freeriders huck themselves off some of the largest jumps on the planet at Loosefest XL 2019! Loosefest XL 2019 was a huge success with a completely insane squad of riders and good vibes. Big thanks to the man Nico Vink for all his hard work for this one!  .

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Video: Joris Coulomb | India sessions

. It’s no secret that BMX enables you to connect with people throughout the world who you’d never usually encounter, and that’s what this video is all about. We take a look at the Mumbai, India Locals who Joris Coulomb rides with whenever he visits the country. This is a testament to the fact that riding bikes with friends is fun wherever you go and can shape your life positively.  Film/Edit: Antoine Sabourin Joris is supported by Official DIG partners: https://theshadowconspiracy.com https://subrosabrand.com

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