Laraib Khan | Rider Interview

BMX ‘street’ style of riding has been spreading faster across India over the past 10 years. There’s a new wave of riders who are pushing harder, crashing harder and pushing again! We caught up with Mumbai’s Laraib Khan who’s not old enough for a driver’s license but is sure flying high on his BMX. Name: Laraib   Khan Age: 18 Preferred style of riding: Street Years riding: 1.5 years Current bike: Moongose Legion l60 Any supporting brands: —- FRMTB: How, when did BMX riding catch your attention? Laraib: Seeing my friends…

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Event: Grey Ghost MTB Challenge 2021 – Himachal Pradesh, India

The 2021 Grey Ghost MTB Challenge flagged off yesterday in the high altitude mountains of Keylong in Himachal Pradesh, India. A cross country race hosted by the Lahaul Spiti Cycling Association saw over 130 riders descending upon the picturesque venue. Open to all levels of riders, the Grey Ghost MTB Challenge included India’s national cross country MTB champions fighting it out for the big win. The route was challenging and interesting and was a mix of terrain with jeep roads, tarmac climbs, technical singletrack section which was targeted at riders…

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Event Alert: Grey Ghost MTB Challenge 2021 – Himachal Pradesh, India

\\ #FRMTB Event Alert Lahaul Spiti Cycling Association in association with District Administration, Lahaul & Spiti are hosting the 2021 “Grey Ghost MTB Challenge” this July. A cross country race set in the high altitude mountains of Lahaul & Spiti. With cash prizes summing up to rupees 2 Lakhs, India’s top cross country racers will be fighting it out for the win. With wide categories to race in, the Grey Ghost MTB Challenge 2021 is open to all levels of riders. * Free entry for all the women and junior participants!…

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Video: Flatland and Street with Annul Pale – Mumbai, India

Annul Pale is one of the smoothest BMX flatland riders of India. His street trickery is improving by the day too. Having worked in several television commercials, cinema and music videos, Annul is an inspiration to many riders in India. Here’s a compilation of his recent projects.  Edit: Shubham Shelar   .

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Video: Brett Tippie Podcast

Canada’s ‘Global director of good times’ Brett Tippie, is a legend in Freeride Mountain Biking. One of the original FRO riders, Brett Tippie is a bad ass, on or off the bike. In his podcasts he’ll be interviewing the superstars, the up and comers, the OGs and everyone in between who lives their life on a bike. Get ready for some good times and some big laughs with the Brett Tippie Podcast. “Tequila tonight, tomorrow we ride!”  _______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Hans “No Way” Rey reflects on an epic career that started out…

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Video: DARKFEST 2021 | Highlights – Stellenbosch, South Africa

Darkfest 2021 highlights cut is here! This had to be the best year yet, with the biggest freeride mtb dirt jumps in the world and the best riders sending crazier tricks than ever before on their downhill bikes. Massive double backflips, a world record 100ft frontflip and style for miles. Sit back, turn it up and enjoy the good times!!  Monster King of Darkness – Sam Hodgson  Kenda Best Trick – Bienve Aguado Alba NS Stay True Award – Ike Klassen Adidas 5 Ten Best Style – Szymon Godziek Helfare…

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Video: Red Bull Formation 2021 Highlights

Red Bull Formation MTB camp is a wrap for 2021 after a week of building and riding lines in the Utah desert. From May 24, eight world-class female riders gathered to author a new era in the world of women’s freeride mountain biking. Crafting lines, sessioning hits and fuelling the progression, the week’s work culminated into a day of epic top-to-bottom lines. For the athletes it was time to go big one final time before this edition of Red Bull Formation concluded. As the camp neared a close, one athlete…

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Video: Reincarnation – Featuring Suman Tamang | Nepal

Experience the thrill of riding downhill in Upper\Lower Mustang. Have a glance at the majestic Himalayas and the people living in their shadows from the comfort of your devices.  Starring Suman Tamang, directed by Nishant Shah Cinematography : Nishant Shah | Ayush Gopali BTS by : Subodh Niraula Edit : Nishant Shah | [email protected]   Crew : Subodh Niraula Ayush Gopali Jay Maskey Pranav SJB Rana   Music : Max LL (Maxime Lacoste-Lebuis) .

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