Video: Buy a Shoe, Plant a Tree | Presented by etnies

etnies designed the Buy a Shoe, Plant a Tree project to be simple for you to get involved in international reforestation while you shop. For every pair of etnies Jameson 2 eco purchased, one tree will be planted with trees for the future as a representation of your support and participation.  At etnies, we’re proud to stand with Trees For The Future, working together on our Buy a Shoe Plant a Tree project since 2011. Currently, we’ve planted over 1.8 million trees together, with the etnies forest now embodying…

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Video: Tom van Steenbergen joins Hyper Bicycles

. Canadian big mountain destroyer, Tom van Steenbergen has joined his brother on the Hyper Bicycles team line up. Here’s a quick cut by Calvin Huth of  Tom shifting the skies on his new slope bike in the hills of Hurricane, Utah. Shot and edited by Calvin Huth   .

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World’s First Hydraulic Handlebar by The Rise | April Fools!

. The Rise is proud to finally present it’s patented Extendo Handlebars. Giving you the ability to easily adapt to your environment, the Extendo handlebars makes it an effortless task to quickly transform your cockpit to your desired width in order to efficiently maneuver across any type of situation. The patented Lateral sliding hydraulic system (LSHS) enables you to lock your handlebars in 3 different widths with a simple press of the thumb. Working in close collaboration with many World Class athletes to develop this technology, the Extendo gives you…

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Video: Richie Schley | Coming Home

. Richie Schley played a crucial role in making mountain biking what it is today. The term “free ride” had not existed yet when Richie started riding steep technical lines that were off the trail. He helped to pioneer a new segment of the sport of mountain biking and set the tone for the biggest events in the world. Richie was a rider for us since the early days at Marzocchi Suspension. After the brand died out, Richie found support elsewhere. Now that DVO has grown and become a strong…

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Video: Adam Brayton’s Hope Tech Nukeproof Dissent

. Presenting the Hope Tech Nukeproof Dissent downhill bike which Adam Brayton will be riding for the 2019 UCI world cup downhill series. Covered in unique green anodised hope components and special touches throughout, this is a completely custom one off build.    .  

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New release by FLY Racing – WERX Imprint Helmet

Press Release FLY Racing is proud to release the WERX Imprint Helmet. Ultra-lightweight at 950 grams and constructed from a 12k thermal cured carbon shell, the WERX MTB helmet is a purpose-built performer. With features like MIPS for added protection and 18 vents to keep you cool on hot laps at the bike park, the WERX Imprint is all you need. -Top shelf construction using premium Carbon and Kevlar® for maximum strength and minimal weight -Massive airflow is designed to force cooling through 18 intakes and 6 exhaust ports -Channeled…

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Video: VEE Tire Co. steps it up at Redbull Rampage 2018

Last year was a great experience for VEE Tire Co. supporting their first sponsored rider Vincent Tupin aka Vinny T, to the maddest freeride competition in the planet, Redbull Rampage. Using VEE’s Flow Rumba tire, Vinny ended in 14th after his big drop off and backflip trick. Not bad for both VEE and Vinny both being newbies to the event, but most importantly Vinny finished an intense weekend without any mechanical problems including the tires. This year VEE Tire Co. is lucky enough to get more invitations in Redbull Rampage…

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A stem under 100 Grams by 77designz

. 77 Designz has launched their new short enduro stem for handlebars with a 35mm clamp. During the development phase, the German brand, has intensively optimized FEM and tested it in the EFBE laboratory for downhill. At only 96 grams it is one of the lightest stems for 35mm clamps you can buy. FEATURES: -EFBE Tri Test MTB Gravity Approved -Requires only a T25 key -Sandwich construction -Torx 25 Titanium screws -Low Stack -Carbon friendlySPECS: Headtube: 1 1/8 ” Handlebar: 35 mm Stack: 33 mm Length: 37 mm Material: AL…

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Video: Loose Riders | Antoine Boulard introducing the C/S Goggles

. Loose Riders brings you the C/S Goggles, a collaboration with X-Force: Tested and approved by LRGA pro team rider Antoine Boulard!  Introducing the C/S Goggles: -World’s Best Anti-Fog Lenses (Ipso Award ® Gold winner 2017-18) -Ultra wide field of vision – Frame-less look – Interchangeable Strap System – Proven technology, an X-Force ® collaboration product The C/S Goggles start at 69.90/- USD Available at selected stores and on: https://www.switchbladeonline.com/ind… In India, connect with LOOSE RIDERS INDIA to place an order. Video: Arthur Chambre. Visit: http://www.loose-riders.com Follow : https://www.facebook.com/looseriders | https://www.instagram.com/looseriders for more daily…

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Riders and their Rides | Bangalore Mountain Festival 2018 – Downhill

India’s IT hub Bengaluru, is also known for it’s alternative sports followers. The 3rd year of Bangalore Mountain Festival 2018 saw a good number of trail runners, cross country racers and downhill racers. We caught up with some of the gravity loving boys racing at the BMF “Balls of Steel” DH race to know more about their steeds.   Photos: © Kimaya Morye For more details on some of these bikes, checkout – Psynyde Bikes & Components Polygon Bikes India – Wheel Sports Specialized Bikes – Bums on the Saddle Giant Bicycles…

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