Video: The Night Harvest 2019 Highlights

. The Night Harvest is South Africa’s premier BMX and MTB dirt comp held in Hout Bay, Cape Town. For 2019, Potato Trails host the Night Harvest Jam. The best riders from around the world came down to session the pristine trails.  Film by Thomas Sandell \\ Additional cinematography: Daniel Walsh, Kevin Schnider \\  Music: Runaway Nuns – Alright Now   .

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Video: VVC FORCE 2015

MTB industry in Russia goes by its own, strange way. It has begun dying even before it was truly born. All-season infrastructure for training, regular competitions, full sponsorship contracts — none of it is about Russia. Because of that, even the most talented guys are betting their lives on something else: to live by riding there is impossible. For 5 years we’ve been accumulating anger and rage to make this film. We gathered everyone together to show a big shiny ass to the current circumstances, which almost broken us down.…

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Wellgo MG-233 Pedals

Wellgo MG-233 Pedals By: Vineet Sharma Also featured in Issue #17 | Sept 2013 Wellgo Pedal’s Corp. is one of the leading pedal manufacturers from Taiwan and has been in this industry for over 16 years.  We tried their eye catching red; magnesium platform pedal, MG-233. It’s construction looks simple and yet sturdy.  These magnesium body pedals comes with replaceable spikes which gives great gripping on almost all kind of terrain. Wellgo MG-233 pedals also features sealed DU bushing and a CNC machined Cromo spingle. This packed weighs 350gms only…

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How to: Pull Wheelies

Wheelies By: Vineet Sharma and Jeewan Jeet Singh Dhillon Also featured in Issue #5 | Sept 2011 Wheelie on a Mountain Bike can be most time-consuming and difficult moves out there. Many riders including experienced bikers can’t wheelie after practicing for years because of less time devoted to perfect them.  If you lack the passion to learn and you become discouraged easily, then you may not get hang of it too! Learning how to do a wheelie is all about balance, focus and concentration. With the right skill and technique,…

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Ghost 4X Comp

Ghost 4X Comp Words/Photo: Vinay Menon | Rider: Sahil Jagtap Also featured in Issue #23 | Sept 2014   Ghost Bicycles form Germany have been strong on the world 4x and DH scene for years. With top racers and freeriders on their team Ghost has been able to fine tune their bikes for the demanding riding style prevalent these days. India’s Suncross  Bikes has joined hands with the German manufacturer to bring their performance machines into the country. With a good range of trail models including 29ers and 650bs, Suncross…

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Five Ten – Freerider – Danny MacAskill shoes

Five Ten – Freerider – Danny MacAskill shoes By: Vineet Sharma Also featured in Issue #19 | Jan 2014 Whenever we think of flat pedal riding shoes, Five Ten is probably the first brand that comes to our mind. Five Ten shoes are known for their superior rubber grip soles and a while ago they created a rad looking freeride shoe inspired by Scottish street-trials pro rider Danny MacAskill. Our bike slayer Jeewan Jeet Singh Dhillon got hands on these shoes which feature TPU toecaps, TPR external heel cups, leather…

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iXS Dagger Knees Guards

iXS Dagger Knees Guards By: Vineet Sharma Also featured in Issue #17 | Sept 2013 If you are an aggressive trail rider or someone who loves gravity and looking for serious knee protection then look no further. iXS Dagger knee guards are just the dead-on knee protection for you.  The Next Level Series Dagger knee guards are ideal for downhill and trail riding without compromising on comfort side. The overall design and fitting of iXS Dagger knee guards is pretty interesting and full of smart features. The Squeezebox joint between…

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ODI Rogue Grips

ODI Rogue Lock-On Grips By: Vineet Sharma Also featured in Issue #13 | Jan 2013   There may be other grips on the market, but ODI makes some of the very best grips till date and that’s why ODI Rogue lock-on grips are probably the most impressive grips we have ever used. The soft rubber blocks are designed to cushion the blow that even the longest-travel fork can’t absorb. And since each block has a subtle file texture, they work great with gloves or without. The lock-on clamps guarantee the…

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