CONTEST – Win a Premium Brew T-Shirt

Here is an easy way to win a “rad looking” “limited-edition” Premium Brew T-shirt by Freerider Mountain Bike Magazine. This 100% cotton T-shirt will make you look radical every-time you ride (or not ride) and help you to enjoy mountain bike life while you gulp that beer more efficiently at your favorite bar. Follow 2 simple steps to win: Subscribe to our newsletter. You will see the E-mail subscription option on the right side of our website www.freeridermag.in (Scroll down all the way if browsing from mobile phone). Don’t worry. We won’t…

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In memory of Jason McRoy

Today we celebrate the rad life of mountain biking legend, British Cycling Hall of Fame inductee and UK National downhill champion Jason McRoy. Born on Nov 26, 1971; McRoy developed an early love of cycling which gave him a big success in BMX racing. After recovering from a knee injury Jason McRoy first tried downhill mountain bike racing at age 17 and surprised the mountain biking industry with his style and wins in various races. McRoy became a worldwide celebrity after taking second place in Mammoth Kamikaze race in 1993,…

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BIKE Transalp 2017 Anniversary edition unveiled

The stage towns of the 20th BIKE Transalp powered by Sigma, the race which has influenced mountain bike marathon racing like no other over the past two decades, have been unveiled. The anniversary edition of the popular MTB stage race for teams of two will be staged from July 16 till 22, 2017, and will will lead over some 550 km and 18,000 metres of climbing from Mayrhofen, Austria across the main chain of the Alps to Riva del Garda, Italy – the tradition-rich town at the shores of Lake Garda,…

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Himalayan Mountain Bike Festival 2015

India will witness a first of its kind mountain biking festival this July where mountain bikers from all around the world ride and party together for one week in the summer holiday season of the beautiful Himalayan state ‘Manali’ aka The Mountain Biking Capital of India. Himalayan Mountain Bike Festival powered by Himalayan Mountain Bike Network is scheduled from 16th to 19th July 2015 and will host local trail riding sessions, cross country race, downhill race followed by post ride parties. The idea behind this festival is to bring all…

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Surly Krampus – First Look

Surly Krampus By: Vinay Menon Also featured in Issue #20 | March 2014 Big wheels are storming over the mountain bike world lately. With 650B, 27.5”, 29”, 24” and the trusty old 26” there is a wheel size for all your terrain needs. And the Fat bikes add another dimension all together. Earlier in February we got our hands on the Surly Krampus 29+. The legendary brand has now made its way into the Indian market and is available through leading bike shops across the country. With a cult following,…

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