Video: Assam Downhill Championship 2018 presented by Spokehub Racing

. Video by: Whacky Talky \\ Photos: Anjan Deka, Gautam Agarwal  The Assam Downhill Championship 2018, was a first of it’s kind in the region, held on the Garchuk hills, Nalapara in Guwahati. The mountain town saw a large number of participants from the northeastern states of India along with strong riders from Himachal Pradesh. Here are the highlights from a weekend of racing and good times.  Assam Downhill Championship is an initiative of Spokehub Racing to promote mountain biking in the Northeast. The current track designed by the team, gives…

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Video: Red Bull Hardline 2018 track preview with Gee Atherton

Join Gee Atherton in the preview from Red Bull Hardline 2018 in Wales, UK. The hills of Dyfi Valley in Wales, United Kingdom, are molded into a relentless test of MTB skill as Dan Atherton’s brainchild returns for a fifth year. Twenty of the world’s best and bravest riders are put to the test in this one-of-a-kind race.   

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Video: YT squad at the World Champs 2018 – Lenzerheide

AARON GWIN TAKES 5TH PLACE AT THE UCI WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS Riding a prototype YT TUES 29er bike for only the second time in competition, Aaron Gwin took 5th place here in Switzerland in front of a raucous crowd of 20,000+ people. His team mate Angel Suarez was on a scorcher of a run that would have placed him 6th, but a front wheel wash out in the final sector put an end to a dream run.   

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Video: Fest Series | Black Sage 2018

2018 Black Sage Final Cut brought to you by Clay Porter & Metis Creative. This year went off! Kyle And Carson Worked hard to make the course bigger and better then last year, Most of all making sure the crew was stoked and the riding shows for it!  Huge shout out to – 10 Barrel Brewing, and RedBull, Oregrown, Host Campers, and the Oregon Dirt Park!

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TAIPEI CYCLE d&i awards 2018 – call for entries

Designers, manufacturers, and distributors across all the sectors of the bike industry are invited to enter their innovative design in the competition, bring home the trophy and shine at the Taipei Cycle Show 2018 (31st October to 3rd November 2018). Until 31st August 2018, entries can be submitted in the following categories: 1 – Bicycles 2- Components + Parts 3 – Peripherals + Accessories 4 – E-bikes + Pedelecs 5 – IoT Applications in Cycling Complete details here: https://ifworlddesignguide.com/cmsmdblive/11780.pdf The TAIPEI CYCLE d&i awards was launched six years ago to…

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Event Alert | 14th State Mountain Bike Championship Mysuru

Mysuru District Cycling Association is organizing 14th State Mountain Bike Championship From September 8th to September 9th, 2018. The venue of the event will be near Lalitha Mahal Palace, Mysuru (Helipad Ground ) and the event schedule is as follows: • UNDER 14 Years (Male & Female) (born in 2004 – 2006) • UNDER 16 Years (Male & Female) (born in 2002 – 2003) • UNDER 18 Years (Male & Female) (born in 2000 – 2001) • Elite Men (born in 1999 & before) • Elite Women (born in 1999 & before)…

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Video: Royal Fest 2018 – Highlights

Another fest series banger – a compilation of insanity from the Royal Hills. Master shaper Nico Vink spent 3 weeks digging up the hills for the guys. A week of shredding and dialed weather with a packed squad resulted in some crazy footage!  Filmed by Thomas Dunzendorfer, Thomas Sandell, Bart Cautaerts, Richard Van Der Vieren, Jelle Harnisfeger. Photography by Eric Palmer

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BC Bike Race 2018: Day 7 – Squamish

SQUAMISH, BRITISH COLUMBIA July 13, 2018 – Morning temps for the burly 56 km final stage of BC Bike Race in Squamish were expected to be in the mid 20s soaring to the low 30s in the afternoon. Some of BCBR’s 90 Mexican participants might consider it a chilly spring day. On the coast we call it hot. Perennially a people’s choice favorite, the Squamish course was about to serve up a veritable smorgasbord of sumptuous singletrack. After a 5km warm up on asphalt to wake legs fatigued from six…

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BC Bike Race 2018: Day 6 – North Vancouver

NORTH VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA July 12, 2018 – A male rider racing in the top 30 and flying a foreign flag stops midway down Dale’s to adjust his seat height with an allan key. Wrong! You’re obviously not from around here boy. It’s day 6. Welcome to the North Store. Time to bust out the baggy shorts and activate the dropper post. During the mostly road ascent to the top of the first descent, any delusions about this 18km stage being a smooth and easy day were shattered the second…

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