Top 5 Freeride Bikes from early 2000

Downhill and Freeride Mountain bikes have come a long way with space age technology and whacky designs that will make you go big and faster than ever. The early 2000 saw major progression in the freeride scene with riders like Robbie Bourdon, Steve Romaniuk and more who stoked the globe with their Go Big or Go Home attitude. The bikes used by these icons may not be as fancy as what you get today, but they were something we all wanted. Here are our top picks for the best FR…

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Red Bull Rampage Returns to Utah October 27

The date is set for one of the biggest tests of skill and toughness in mountain biking. On October 27, Red Bull Rampage returns marking the 12th edition of the storied event. Set in one of the most demanding locations on the planet, the event has become the most coveted title in Freeride Mountain Biking. This fall, 21 of the world’s greatest riders will once again descend upon Virgin, Utah’s distinctive landscape as they fight to claim their place atop the Rampage podium. More information about exclusive spectator tickets and event…

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Champions return for Rampage

It’s that time of year again when the earth’s best mountain bikers head out to the desert in Utah for Red Bull Rampage. The most-watched mountain bike event of the year will see riders tackle drops of over 25m in the remote town of Virgin nestled in the Zion National Park. The 2016 course has been modified, however the 11th edition still poses a difficult test for the MTB athletes competing across downhill, slopestyle and freeride. Rampagers must study the course carefully to ensure they enhance their chances of scoring…

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Red Bull Rampage – Whats going on

Due to heavy rains and thunderstorms expected in Utah, USA this weekend, the Red Bull Rampage schedule has changed to ensure the best and safest possible conditions for both competitors and spectators. Finals of the freeride mountain bike event are now taking place on Friday instead of Saturday. Check out the LIVE ACTION here! Meanwhile… check out what happened during the practice. Brendan Howey’s world turned upside down The legend – Darren Barrecloth Bad boy Graham Agassiz is usually seen this way. Robbie Bourdon sending it the old school way. Guess where Kurt…

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Malcolm Mclaws | Photographer interview

Malcolm Mclaws By: Vinay Menon Also featured in Issue #13 | Jan 2013 | Special collectors edition You’ve probably seen his images in many mountain bike magazines ads or famous bike blogs etc around the world. Malcolm Mclaws is a super cool individual and one of the best bike photographers in the world whose skills are not limited to mountain biking photography. We interviewed Malcolm and got to know more about him and his photography.  FR MTB MAG: A little intro about yourself? Mclaws: Well I’m a 62 yr old…

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