Event Alert: The Hell Race | MTB Challenge Dhauladhar 2017

3riding days  |  200KM  |  5500m total elevation gain  |  Peaking at 2850m This is a bike and hike challenge, featuring sections that would require getting off the saddle and hike the bike on your shoulders to progress. Prepare yourself for one hell of a race, testing yourself in the toughest conditions and racing with the country’s best riders. Finishing will require tremendous willpower, but some would say that’s a small price to pay for a shot at achieving the impossible. The track is a combination of steep uphills to…

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Video: Taxco Urban DH 2017 with Remy Metailler

From track walk, to laps with friends, to the race, here is what happens during one of the wildest urban downhill event. – Remy Metailler Rémy Métailler got his redemption after not being able to attend Red Bull Rampage this year, and won the 2017 Taxco Urban DH race. In 2016 Remy broke his back at this very event, taking him out for the 2017 season! A massive victory for the French “Park Rat”!   2017 Taxco Urban DH Results Remy Metailler – 01:48 Bernard Kerr – 01:49 Bernardo Neves Cruz – 01:49 Kirk…

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Video: 4th Himalayan DH MTB Trophy 2017 Highlights

Himalayan Mountain Bike Network’s “4th Himalayan MTB Festival 2017” was one fast party. The popular DH Trophy event was off the hook as usual! Here are the highlights from the gravity event hosted by Ski Himalayas Park in Solang, Himachal Pradesh. Video: Omair Quadri | EIKA

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Event Alert | Mokokchung Mountain Bike Festival 2017

The Second Edition of the Mokokchung Mountain Bike Festival will be held during the biggest cultural festival of India – Hornbill Festival of Nagaland, India. Set for December 6th – 8th 2017, the event will include, Cross Country and Downhill races and prizes worth over 2,00,000 INR will be on the table! This MTB Festival takes place in the stunning District of Mokokchung, which is well known for the warm & hospitable nature of the locals, picturesque mountains, epic trails and a fascinating rich cultural heritage. Whilst the main focus…

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Himalayan Mountain Bike Photo Contest 2017

October 12th,  the 4th edition of the wicked Himalayan Mountain Bike Festival returned to Manali, Himachal Pradesh – The Mountain Biking Capital of India. The festival includes BMX street and flatland sessions, roughest Downhill mountain bike race of India and the gnarliest cross country race in the country. Newest addition this year to the Himalayan Mountain Bike Festival was the “Himalayan Mountain Bike Photo Contest” in association with F-Stop Gear. Here, invited photographers competed to put together the best action and lifestyle slideshow from 4th Himalayan Mountain Bike Festival. This contest…

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Event Alert | Red Bull Hardline 2017

Hard by name, hard by nature, Red Bull Hardline isn’t an event for the faint of heart. Returning to the hills of the Dyfi Valley in Wales for the fourth consecutive year, the brainchild of visionary Downhill rider Dan Atherton was conceived to push the progression of the sport for both riders and fans. The course he designed for the 2017 edition combines heart-stopping grades and rocky technical sections, punctuated with a 50-foot jump that will send the riders right off the mountainside and virtually over the heads of the…

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Video: Red Bull Rampage 2017 | Meet the riders

Virgin, Utah, once again beckons the best mountain bike riders to the desert to compete in one of the biggest tests of skill and guts in the world. Judged by former competitors, the 21 invited athletes have found an all-new event zone with more natural terrain options than recent years — returning the 12th edition of Rampage to the roots of big mountain riding, raw and untamed. Pre-Qualified Riders Antoine Bizet (FRA) Andreu Lacondeguy (SPA) Brandon Semenuk (CAN) Carson Storch (USA) Kurt Sorge (CAN) Kyle Strait (USA) Pierre Edouard Ferry…

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Red Bull District Ride Is Back!

After three years away, the ultimate urban freeride MTB contest returned to the plazas of Nuremberg, Germany. Here is the Recap of the Finals from Red Bull District Ride: Thousands of fans packed the streets as the world’s best riders threw down gravity-defying runs through the city’s different “districts.“

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