Video: Red Bull Hardline 2018 track preview with Gee Atherton

Join Gee Atherton in the preview from Red Bull Hardline 2018 in Wales, UK. The hills of Dyfi Valley in Wales, United Kingdom, are molded into a relentless test of MTB skill as Dan Atherton’s brainchild returns for a fifth year. Twenty of the world’s best and bravest riders are put to the test in this one-of-a-kind race.   

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Sam Hill’s 2017 World Champs custom Nukeproof Mega

The world is stoked ever since custom Nukeproof Mega was spotted on Sam Hill’s Instagram feed couple of days ago. This is the custom Nukeproof Mega that Team CRC Mavic rider Sam Hill will race on at this weekend’s Downhill World Champs in Cairns, Australia Sam’s World Champs bike appears to be a very similar setup to the bike that currently leads the EWS series. The prototype Mega 275C has a carbon front triangle and uses an aluminum rear, one-of-a-kind custom painted in glittered green and gold. The Australian outlaw will…

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Is Sony RX0 the new GoPro killer?

Action cameras; those cute little gadgets which takes beating at unimaginable locations to give us different images which are not possible by big cameras. So far GoPro has been leading the market but the new release by Sony could be the next best thing to have in your riding kit. The new RX0 packs high-end photo and video capabilities into a pint-sized action camera body. The camera itself measures 2.38×1.63×1.19″ (61×40.6×30.5mm) and weighs just 110.6 g. It’s has a durable build that’s waterproof (down to 33ft/10m), shockproof (from drops of…

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Suzuki Nine Knights MTB riders and course revealed

Featuring a load of fearless riders on a course built for progression, the Suzuki Nine Knights MTB gears up for a week of dust, sweat and crazy footage. The tailor-made course, combining freeride and dirt jump elements, is taking shape at the new location in Reschenpass in South Tyrol, Italy. Culminating on the public contest day on Saturday the 10th, the world renowned media event begins on the 5th of September with invited riders joined by “Become a Knight” wild card winners Adolf Silva (ESP) with his big bag of…

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Video: Course Preview iXS EDC Spicak

Get ready for some rocky business on the Spicak iXS Cup track. South Africa´s Racing Dude Johann Potgieter is on the mic for the track preview riding down with his mate Stefan Garlicki in front. Also enjoy mixed track impressions and some favorite´s voices.  

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Polygon Collosus DHX

We wouldn’t be surprised if you are not aware of Polygon bikes. Polygon is an Indonesian bike company that has been building good looking bikes for a while which have raced on world cup tracks and has support of well-known riders like Kurt Sorge. These are some of the finest bikes in the world! A while ago, FR MTB MAG boss Vinay Menon sourced the DHX which is Polygons flagship DH bike loaded with top notch component. He recently thrashed the bike around all the bike parks in B.C Canada and was…

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2016 MRP AMG V2 Chainguide Preview | 2015 Eurobike

While today’s chain retaining chainrings and clutch equipped derailleurs do a superb job of keeping your chain on, you can’t take chances out in the mountains and that’s where the good old chain guide comes in. But unlike traditional chain guides, the AMG V2 from MRP is designed to work with today’s efficient transmission systems adding extra security from stump and rock strikes while the upper cage adds an additional level of insurance should your chain jump and skip on aggressive terrain.    

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2016 100% Aircraft Helmet Preview | Eurobike 2015

Not only is this the first mountain bike specific helmet from goggle connoisseur’s 100%, but their first helmet ever. The exciting launch of the Aircraft helmet is a great example of the brands serious stance on technical product innovation for MTB and one that we are as equally excited to shout about. This precision-engineered full-face helmet is crafted from a carbon/ Kevlar composite shell to maximise strength while minimising weight. Thanks to the 25-air channels, the Aircraft helmet is perfectly engineered to deliver maximum airflow and help cool you down…

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2016 Five Ten Kestrel Lace Preview | 2015 Eurobike

Removing the BOA system and carbon sole shank from the Kestrel shoes released earlier this year and replacing it with a Velcro strap and lace system with a nylon shank. The new Kestrel Lace is a simpler and more economically minded shoe for rider looking for a softer and much simpler shoe. We caught up with Five Ten’s Luke Hontz for the lowdown…    

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2016 Halo Vapour 35 & 50 Wheels Preview | 2015 Eurobike

British wheel manufacturer Halo, have a new wheel set for 2016 in the shape of the all-new Vapour 35 and 50 for the burgeoning ‘plus sized’ market. Delivering a wider rim with a curved design and available in either a 35mm of 50mm internal rim width to suit the specific needs of the rider.  

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