Video: We Develop a Bike Frame – 77Designz

Words: Giacomo Großehagenbrock With our video series “We Develop a Bike Frame” we documented one of our biggest dreams coming to reality. Our idea was to design and build a high pivot point enduro bike which stays active on the brake, accelerates and climbs like a trail bike but sends like a DH bike. Big dream, we know! But we can pretty much tell that we did it. These three videos show you how we struggled to build the frame, how we built an actual test bike and the riding impressions…

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Video: Courage Adams | COURAGE

. Street spot animal, Courage Adams staying true to his name in this new cut by Rich Forne presented by VANS.  Introducing Courage Adams’ first full edit. Ever since stepping on the scene, Courage’s been turning heads with unreal bike control and explosive moves. With Rich Forne as the creative mind behind the lens, Courage’s first street part is guaranteed to keep your jaw nailed to the floor. “Jaw-dropping power combined with mind altering technical wizardry. Courage redefines the realms of human capability with one of the gnarliest tricks…

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Must Watch: Jordie Lunn’s Rough AF 3

Imagine walking through the woods and stumbling upon one of these features. You’d probably think there was a madman on the loose, and you’d be correct! Jordie Lunn has spent years learning how to build and ride some of the craziest features on 2 wheels. Taking his unique style of building, and riding, Jordie has taken Rough AF 3 to the next level.  Filming and helping to create this piece was not only exciting, it was scary. at times. Jordie is the absolute man and definitely pushed his limits…

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Video: 2018 Partymaster Tour -The Rise MTB | Teaser

. The Rise is ready to launch their new Web Series, documenting the 2018 Partymaster Tour. Directed by Louis Lhomel, the series follows 10 of the best Freestyle Mountain Biking athletes as they hit the road for 16 days, throwing events at unusual locations while mixing Bike Riding with Live Rock music. With such a group of talented adrenaline junkies traveling inside a custom Bus, this epic journey brings  nothing short of gnarly Bike Riding, rowdy Rock Shows and good times.  The Partymaster Tour consists of the whole The…

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Video: Mt. Morashen Downhill 2018 – Winning run | Nagaland, India

Benny Metha’s Winning run at the “Mt.Morashen Downhill Challenge 2018 in Doyang, Wokha, Nagaland, India. In-spite of a wash out on the course, Benny managed to take the top spot!  Mt. Morashen DH 2018 featured one of the tougher trails in the region. A “Native Station” initiative, the Mount Morashen Downhill Challenge is part of the Amur Falcon Conservation Week & Festivals in Nagaland.   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Apshai Griffith Niangti (@the_griff_008) on Nov 10, 2018 at 7:53am PST   .

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Video: Sam Reynolds spins out the shiny new Polygon XQUARONE DH

. “Go on, just try it for a lap, trust me!” – Sik Mik pestered me every day at team camp to try his new secret prototype downhill bike earlier this year. “Alright… Fine” I finally agreed after a week, even though my flat shoes didn’t really compliment the clip pedals on there. Yet it only took until the end of the first section at the Queenstown bike park to know what he had meant and that this bike was on to something special! Even with close to zero grip…

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Video: Matt Jones takes his road bike, off-road!

This video was hilarious. I went to my local mountain bike park, and instead of taking my dirt jump or enduro bikes. I took a road bike! It was crazy! The downhill tracks are so bumpy and ridiculous on the road bike. I was so out of my depth on MTB trails but somehow the bike did so good and was insane fun. Some of the jumps were sketchy! shout out to the Marin Gestalt 3. cyclocross is so funny. – Matt Jones 

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Danny MacAskill battles his “enduro-self”

Danny MacAskill and Crankbrothers put their heads together in 2018 to develop a new design for the new Stamp 7 MacAskill Edition, but it was the fans, who voted on social media and made the final decision on which of the three design options would be produced. Danny’s new signature pedal comes in a slick black and white design with a minimal profile (11-13mm), which minimizes weight and rock strikes whether you are going for a casual trail ride or shredding the gnarliest freeride lines.  Just like Danny’s alter…

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Video: Reverence – A Journey into Fear

Title image | Rider: Darren Berrecloth \\ Photo: ©BaxterRedfern Where there is Reverence there is fear – Socrates This is the 1080 HD version of the film. To purchase the 4K UHD version, please go to: vimeo.com/ondemand/Reverence4K Fear. Most people don’t understand fear, nor are they willing to accept it. Mountain Bike Superstars accept fear as a critical aspect in their daily lives. What differs from each athlete is the origin fear and how they channel, ignore or flat our conquer it. “Reverence – A Journey Into Fear” is a full length…

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