Video: Darkfest 2020 | Tonight with DBNC News – Week 1 Update

The DBNC News team catch up with the Darkfest Crew in Stellenbosch, South Africa. Things are really kicking off on site and we have our best journalists on the job to document the progress. Thanks for watching and stay tuned for more updates.  Filmed/Edited: Thomas Sandell FPV Race Drone: Sam Reynolds Special thanks: Duran Van Eeden (title), Ryan Franklin, Colin Loudon, Justin Novella + Bianca Van Breda (Hellsend Dirt Compound), Angus Thompson, Seb & Ike Klaassen. .

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Video: Santacruz Bicycles TALLBOY 2020

If ever there was a gravity riders’ XC bike, the this is it. The new 120mm Tallboy takes a leap further into what short-travel bikes really are capable of. With kick-ass lower-link VPP suspension, a streamlined design, the typical Santa Cruz refinement, and rather radical geometry, the Tallboy is back to being a genre-bending folk hero.  See all the details at https://www.santacruzbicycles.com/ // Find a local shop at https://www.santacruzbicycles.com/dealer

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Event Alert: Temghar MTB Challenge 2020

Coming up this January, Temghar MTB Challenge 2020, organized by Backpack Outdoors and Rolling Academy – The Bikepark. 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 ride. The event will include Cross Country and Downhill . Additionally, there will be a fun challenge – hill climb! TENTATIVE SCHEDULE: 11th January 2019, Saturday: Tracks open for practice between 10 am to 5 pm. MTB Workshop. 10:00 am: Tracks open for practice &…

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Video: The 2020 Norco Sight feat. Sam Blenkinsop and Henry Fitzgerald

Trails are getting tougher. Expectations of All-Mountain are rising. To create the new Sight, we drew on the inspiration we find in the mountains around us, and let it drive innovation that can only come from re-thinking the science behind the design. For more: https://www.norco.com/2020sight  Riders: Sam Blenkinsop and Henry Fitzgerald Directed by: Harrison Mendel Cinematography: Nic Genovese and Harrison Mendel Edited by: Aaron Larock and Harrison Mendel Written by: Anders J Svensson Color: Sam GIlling Sound Design: Racketsound VFX: Studio Dialog Music: Thinnen – Blood

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2020 Tokyo Olympics to include Freestyle BMX Park

OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE FROM UCI CONFIRMING THE NEWS The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) is delighted to announce that the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has agreed to add the Madison and BMX Freestyle Park to the Programme of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. The decision was made at today’s meeting of the IOC Executive Board in Lausanne, Switzerland. Named after legendary races organised at Madison Square Garden in New York (USA), the Madison is a dynamic, exciting and technically demanding track cycling event, which requires excellent bike handling skills, balance, strategic…

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Interview with top athletes

INTERVIEW with top athletes regarding the UCI Mountain Bike Downhill World Championships 2020 in Saalfelden Leogang The bike region Saalfelden Leogang had reason to celebrate, when the announcement was made that the UCI Mountain Bike Downhill World Championships 2020 will be held at Austria’s MTB mekka. The downhill World Champions will be crowned in Saalfelden Leogang for the first time since hosting the World Championships successfully in 2012. As 2020 is also the year of the Olympic Games, the discipline Cross Country will take place in Albstadt, Germany. Saalfelden Leogang is…

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