Event Alert: JAM of the CLANS 2017 – Mumbai

India’s biggest street and flatland jam is coming up in Mumbai on 19th November. Sharptune and MascotBMX team from Mumbai, India are calling out the “JAM of the CLANS”. A BMX day of spinning tricks, airs and street spot riot on wheels! Entry fees 100/- INR The Jam starts at Sanpada West near Oriental College under the bridge, gather there shred the spot win money drink some O’cean eat some food and then head to the second spot but before that, cruise the palm beach service road in Sanpada and…

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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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4th Himalayan Mountain Bike Festival 2017

India witnessed the fourth edition of the wicked Himalayan Mountain Bike Festival in Manali, where mountain bikers from all around the world ride and race together for 1 week in the holiday season of the beautiful Himalayan town ‘Manali’, aka “The Mountain Biking Capital of India”. Himalayan Mountain Bike Festival which is organized by Himalayan Mountain Bike Network hosted a BMX Jam session, flagging off the week’s two wheeled festivities. The weekend included, India’s roughest Downhill Mountain Bike Race and a challenging 2-day Cross Country MTB stage race. The concept behind…

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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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Have you registered for 4th Himalayan Mountain Bike Festival?

The registrations are on for the most happening mountain biking event of India – 4th Himalayan Mountain Bike Festival. The festival will consist of various mountain biking events and activities assisted with mountain bike races, demos, workshops, live concerts and bike expo. IMPORTANT:  Last Date for Online Registrations is 25th September 2017. On-Spot Registrations are NOT AVAILABLE.  Follow this link to complete your registrations before 25th September 2017: http://himalayanmtb.com/4th-himalayan-mountain-bike-festival-2017/ Here is the event schedule: The festival is organized by Himalayan Mountain Bike Network which is the leading mountain bike adventure company…

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BC Bike Ride: Smithers and Terrace

Leaving Burns Lake behind and heading further north to Smithers and Terrace, we were grateful to camp and ride on the unceded territory of the Wet’suwet’en and the Tsimshian Nations.   Our caravan arrived at the exhibition grounds along the Bulkley River in Smithers on Wednesday in time for a full day of exploring. The community of Smithers celebrated it’s centennial in 2013. Originally founded at the turn of the century as a divisional point on the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway, the town has become a thriving mecca for outdoor…

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Himalayan Trails n Dust MTB Challenge – Janjehli

Two days of pure mountain bike action on the best trails of Janjehli Valley, surrounded by spectacular scenery. The leader in mountain bike adventures and holidays in the Himalayas – Himalayan Mountain Bike Network have been organizing mountain bike races since last 7 years. The famous Himalayan Trails n Dust Mountain Bike Challenge by this team is one of the hottest mountain bike race in India. Manali and Kullu have been the main venues for this race. This Year Himachal Tourism invited Himalayan Mountain Bike Network team to conduct this race to introduce a new…

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Saalfelden Leogang’s ‘Speedster’ to host UCI Mountain Bike Downhill World Cup

The Austrian bike-mecca of Saalfelden Leogang will host a stop of the UCI Mountain Bike Downhill World Cup for the 7th time. On June 10 and 11, Bikepark Leogang will see downhill greats like Rachel Atherton and Aaron Gwin going all-out on the ‘Speedster’ trail to chase those vital seconds. As part of the Out of Bounds Festival (June 8-11), the world’s best downhill athletes will fight for the fastest time during the third stop of the UCI Mountain Bike Downhill World Cup 2017, whilst the elite amongst the slopestyle…

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Atherton and Fayolle take glory

Reigning champion and Frenchman open UCI MTB World Cup season with wins. The opening round of the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup in Lourdes was won in dramatic circumstances by home downhill hero Alexandre Fayolle as the defending women’s champion Rachel Atherton coasted to victory. Despite a dusting of snow at the start hut earlier in the week, things in France had stayed sunny and pleasant. The track, which had seen some minor changes from last year was running extremely fast and dusty, but Briton Atherton still had it all to…

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Emil Johansson’s season starts with a bang!

Emil Johansson starts the season with a third place at Crankworx Rotorua and new partners Munich, April 18, 2017 – Swedish slopestyle athlete Emil Johansson has kicked-off the new bike season with a bang: For the first time in his young career, he landed himself on the podium of a FMB World Tour Diamond Event: his third place at Crankworx Rotorua catapulted him in the top three of the FMB World Ranking. On top, Johansson secured himself the support of numerous partners: with the backing of Trek, SRAM, Rock Shox,…

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