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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Event Alert | Red Bull Hardline 2017

Hard by name, hard by nature, Red Bull Hardline isn’t an event for the faint of heart. Returning to the hills of the Dyfi Valley in Wales for the fourth consecutive year, the brainchild of visionary Downhill rider Dan Atherton was conceived to push the progression of the sport for both riders and fans. The course he designed for the 2017 edition combines heart-stopping grades and rocky technical sections, punctuated with a 50-foot jump that will send the riders right off the mountainside and virtually over the heads of the…

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Video: Red Bull Rampage 2017 | Meet the riders

Virgin, Utah, once again beckons the best mountain bike riders to the desert to compete in one of the biggest tests of skill and guts in the world. Judged by former competitors, the 21 invited athletes have found an all-new event zone with more natural terrain options than recent years — returning the 12th edition of Rampage to the roots of big mountain riding, raw and untamed. Pre-Qualified Riders Antoine Bizet (FRA) Andreu Lacondeguy (SPA) Brandon Semenuk (CAN) Carson Storch (USA) Kurt Sorge (CAN) Kyle Strait (USA) Pierre Edouard Ferry…

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Drop and Roll on the streets of Manila

Tropical storms, exotic beaches, fantastic people and plenty of sick lines in a tropical street trials paradise! Danny MacAskill, Duncan Shaw, Ali C and Fabio Wibmer flew to the Philippines in December for the final Drop and Roll Tour show of 2016. To kick off 2017 the crew pulls back the curtain and shows highlights from a trip none of them will ever forget    

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A real-life Mad Max?

For two years, Markus ‘Max’ Stöckl laid out a plan to put himself in the record books yet again. And in just 11 seconds and at a speed of 167.6 km/h with a standard mountain bike, whose components you could buy yourself in the high street, he reached that speed hurtling down a mountain with no name in Chile’s Atacama desert. Stöckl has a penchant for the record books. Brought up in the Austrian mountains, his thirst for speed was established at a young age, his place in the speed annuals…

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Video: WALLS | Sebastian ‘Bas’ Keep

Redefining the concept of street riding, Sebastian ‘Bas’ Keep’s latest project, Walls, takes BMX into uncharted territories. It’s almost like a new discipline of riding, no one’s really done it before Sebastian ‘Bas’ Keep The British BMX legend uses ramps and his creativity to tackle some of the UK’s most inaccessible wallrides, including the project’s death-defying final Croydon spot – an insane 6.5m (22ft) gap to 9.7m (32ft) wallride that made the final ever cover of RideUK back in 2015. Nearly two years later and the wait is over. Watch…

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Video: Anarchy | Matt Jones

  “Matt jones wanted me to film and edit a new movie for him, so we filmed some bangers at his private compound here in the UK. Matt recently returned from the Farm Jam in NZ where he was able to source some rad footage from redbull and parallax media. So with all these awesome clips we bring you ANARCHY!!!!!” – Sam Pilgrim

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Rain Delay – Joyride @ Crankworx 2015

Sometimes the god’s are with you sometimes they drop on you: RAIN. Today was a Vegas day, roll the dice and hope for the best. We came up snake eyes, in 13 yrs that this event has run its never been postponed, not this time, the first rider dropped and the heaven’s opened. A rain storm rolled in and quashed Red Bull Joyride. Not one to lay down and die Joyride just delayed the event until a better weather window was coming, Sunday. The practice went down with a few…

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High in the Himalayas

 High in the Himalayas – An epic road trip with Andi Wittmann and Guido Tschugg By: Vineet Sharma Location: Leh, Ladakh – INDIA Also featured in Issue #17 | Sept 2013 How it started: Andi Wittmann and I were having a general chat last year and the plan to ride the big mountains in the Indian Himalayas came up erratically. Who wouldn’t love to test their riding skills and have fun in the Great Himalayas which are extremely demanding at the same time. After months of conversations we decided to…

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