Event Alert: Ladakh MTB Fest 2021 – Ladakh, India

Coming up next week in the high altitude mountains of #Ladakh #India – The Ladakh MTB Fest 2021 by #UnexploredLadakh. Session at the #DiskoValleyBikePark and race one of the highest altitude downhill race courses of India. A trail dedicated to the sparkling rider, the late #FhzalWani – “Wani’s Way”. The Ladakh MTB Fest 2021 is the 3rd year of this event which sees India’s top mountain bikers throw themselves off of some epic jumps pulling high flying tricks. LADAKH MTB FEST 2021 – REGISTRATION LINK   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Freerider MTB…

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Video: Etnies ‘Bracken’ – ft. Emil Johansson

Bracken – Emil Johansson created the “Bracken” video part to celebrate the launch of his etnies Signature Camber Crank shoe colorway. I’m stoked to produce my first edit with etnies along with the release of my first signature colorway shoe,” said Emil. “The etnies Camber Crank has been my go-to shoe for trail bike riding for the past year. I love how the shoe stays grippy even in the muddiest conditions and keeps my feet from getting soaked. It is supportive & feels great on the foot all day long.…

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Laraib Khan | Rider Interview

BMX ‘street’ style of riding has been spreading faster across India over the past 10 years. There’s a new wave of riders who are pushing harder, crashing harder and pushing again! We caught up with Mumbai’s Laraib Khan who’s not old enough for a driver’s license but is sure flying high on his BMX. Name: Laraib   Khan Age: 18 Preferred style of riding: Street Years riding: 1.5 years Current bike: Moongose Legion l60 Any supporting brands: —- FRMTB: How, when did BMX riding catch your attention? Laraib: Seeing my friends…

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Skills & Thrills MTB Camps with Nishma Shrestha – Kathmandu, Nepal

Mountain Biking is all about sharing the ride. You share your trail, the excitement and the good times! The South Asian Games 2019 Women’s Downhill Champion, Nishma Shrestha has been working on imparting her biking skills to new riders. Recently the 25year old Kathmandu native organized a mountain biking skills clinic which pulled in a number of enthusiastic riders from Nepal. Freeridermag caught up with the champion racer and coach to know more about her recent mountain bike clinic. FRMTB: Hello Nishma, please introduce yourself to our readers. Nishma: It’s…

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Video: Griffin Paulson | FREAK MODE

It takes dedication to push the bar. Constantly living on the edge that is falling to the dirt or successfully riding out. Griffin has put in the work; devoting his life to the sport and it’s gone to show. In collaboration with Radio Bikes and Fuse Protection we’re pleased to present FREAK MODE.      .

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BMX bike tech and maintenance with Rahul Mulani – Mumbai, India

BMX in India has been up and kicking since the 1980s. One of the pioneers of BMX riding in India, Rahul Mulani is a firm fixture in the growth of this sport in the country. From riding quarter pipes in the late 80s to mentoring young BMX riders of India everyday, Rahul is a recognized Voice Over artist for over two decades. Join him in his monthly videos sharing tips and tricks about BMX bikes, riding BMX bikes and living BMX!  0:00 INTRO 0:25 PROFILE GT 1:50 MERRITT 2:15…

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Fuzail Khan | Rider Interview

BMX ‘street’ style of riding has been spreading faster across India over the past 10 years. With new riders joining in, the older ones are pushing harder. We caught up with Mumbai’s Fuzail Khan and dug his mind to know more about his BMX journey and his future plans. Name: Fuzail Khan Age: 25 Preferred riding style: BMX Street Years riding: 9 Current bike: Cult Chase DeHart with custom parts Supporting brands: —– FRMTB: How, when did BMX riding catch your attention?  Fuzail :I’ve been riding bicycles since 2010. When…

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Video: The McCauls get in tune with the Southern Utah desert

Tyler McCaul and Cam McCaul charge high speed lines in Southern Utah. Chainsaw Productions captures some epic Mountain Biking with the two brothers. Camping, full-moons, long lines, big booters, waking up before sunrise, barbecuing after dark, laughing till it hurts. Self-produced, we took things into our own hands, no sponsors, no schedule, just doing it cuz its what we do. Badlands = good times.  Riders: @Tyler McCaul , @Cam McCaul Shooting: Brad Holmes , Drew Lederer Editing: Taylor Sage Here’s Brad’s action edit from the trip:  @Bradholmescinema |  Badlands Ep.1   Tyler…

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Event: Nagaland Pump Track Challenge – Nagaland, India

Pumping out the city lockdown blues, riders from Kohima, Nagaland came together and put up a casual pump track race on one of the only pump tracks of Kohima city, on Saturday. With travel restrictions going on, a small number of local riders joined in for the weekend. The race consisted of two runs. Run 1 with ‘3 Laps’ and Run 2 with ‘5 Laps’. After a cloudy morning of timed runs, the winner – Kevilebo Zotso went home with currency notes in his bag! Results Winner – Kevilebo Zhotso…

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