Gnarly Bikes DH Concept by Erik Habermann

2019 is here and we are getting closer back to the future… every year while riding our simple or “not so simple” mountain bikes. These bikes have evolved so much since their birth and the progression continues till date with more and more innovative standards and more. However there are not even handful of individuals who think way ahead and innovate radical concepts which you may ride in coming years. Meet Erik Habermann. A product designer and a mountain biker from Berlin. Erik studied product design in Potsdam and then…

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Meet the riders who spawned Nigeria’s BMX scene

It started with a chance encounter, stumbling across some second-hand BMX bikes from the United States in a Nigeria shop. And following a trawl of some internet videos, it has spawned into a burgeoning BMX scene in the city’s capital, Lagos, transcending socio-economic backgrounds. Here is all you need to know: – The BMX scene only really started six years ago as rider Star Boy, aka Matthew Temitope, a mechanic in Lagos, was among those to stumble across some vintage 1980s freestyle BMXs. After watching videos with friends on his…

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Indian National MTB Championship 2018 – Downhill

. The 15TH National MTB Championship 2018, India saw the 2nd year of Downhill mountain biking in the mix. On a new course created at “Sunny’s World Adventure Park” in Pune, Maharashtra, by GT Adventures and Starkenn Giant Bicycles India. The 1 km descent wasn’t one of the best in the country, but the trail had some hairy sections to keep things interesting. With a major amount of pedal churning sections included, the racers had to not only bomb down the hill, but also had to propel them wheels hard!…

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Event Alert | Enduro Championship Bangladesh 2019

MTB Bangladesh has announced the Enduro Championship of 2019, season 1. This time the organizers are going to arrange the competition on the largest enduro race-friendly trail found in Bangladesh. Like the previous seasons, there will be 3 gnarly stages but bigger than before. Each track is approximately more than 1.5 kilometers, consists of 95% descend and 5% climb. This championship is a 3 round series. Champion will be declared after the 3rd and final round which will be held at the end of the year 2019. The champion will…

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New release by FLY Racing – WERX Imprint Helmet

Press Release FLY Racing is proud to release the WERX Imprint Helmet. Ultra-lightweight at 950 grams and constructed from a 12k thermal cured carbon shell, the WERX MTB helmet is a purpose-built performer. With features like MIPS for added protection and 18 vents to keep you cool on hot laps at the bike park, the WERX Imprint is all you need. -Top shelf construction using premium Carbon and Kevlar® for maximum strength and minimal weight -Massive airflow is designed to force cooling through 18 intakes and 6 exhaust ports -Channeled…

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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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Mondraker Enduro2

The mountain bike event Enduro2 has secured title sponsorship from Mondraker, starting 2019. The event which takes place for the third time from September 5th to 7 th 2019, is therefore renamed into Mondraker Enduro2. The registration portal opens December 30th, 2018. Mondraker Enduro2 Davos – Mountain Bike Fun for Teams of Two The mountain bike race Mondraker Enduro2 takes place at the destination of Davos Klosters for the third time from September 5th to 7th 2019. It is one of the few Enduro races for teams of two in…

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EVENT ALERT – Temghar MTB Challenge Pune

Action packed mountain bike racing! A weekend format full of learning, socializing, chilling out and racing. The Temghar MTB Challenge is a platform for all levels of riders to come together and develop and show their sport. The event will have the two disciplines of Cross Country (Olympic and Circuit) and a Downhill time trial. ABOUT THE EVENT: Race + MTB Workshop + Camping + Socializing + Fun The purpose of this race/event is to bring mountain biking enthusiasts together, irrespective of their level of riding. For this, 3 different…

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A Holiday Gift from Ryan Leech

Whether you’ve been naughty or nice, Ryan Leech Connection (RLC) has you on their Christmas list. For the third year, RLC is offering a free course for everyone just in time for the holidays. Take part in the Trailhead Tip Traps course – no purchase necessary! Have you ever received tips from a friend at the start of a trail? Maybe you’ve given some advice yourself? As well-intentioned as that help may be, it could be a trap! Trials legend and internationally renowned online MTB coach, Ryan Leech and his…

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