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[Video] Can You Destroy This Berm? [Crankworx by IFHT]

Crankworx

It’s a mountain bikers dream here at Crankworx 2016 in Whistler BC. Although, with these temperatures it could be hell – I’m not quite sure. Kaz and I hiked up to A-Line to watch the Air DH race go down. It went pretty much as expected – flowing beers, naked …

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Kickin’ it Old School with Chris Akrigg

Old School

There’s no school like the old school, right? Everything was better in the 80s and 90s. Brick-sized phones, computers that took up half a room, the Nintendo, neon clothes, lycra, racer shades, steel frames…Man, those were the days! Chris Akrigg is the reason that you went out and picked up …

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Bike Check: Slawek Lukasik’s NS Bikes Fuzz

NS Bikes Fuzz

Sławek Łukasik, the Polish pride on the UCI MTB World Cup circuit, has been tearing it up in 2016 on his NS Bikes Fuzz. He currently sits in 10th place in the UCI rankings (which count all competitions, not just the World Cup), finished in 23rd in Lenzerheide, is the …

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World Champs in Numbers

World Champs

There are just 2 weeks left before Val Di sole World Champs. Below you can find some stats about last World Champs in Vallnord, Andora 2015. We took some time to make a research about frames, forks, countries and average age of riders. In case you’ve missed it, here’s the Val …

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Waki-Leaks, DOWN-DURO conversion kit.

WakiLeaks

Back in 2008 Downhill Racing was probably the most vividly growing genre of MTB. We could finally watch our sport on live stream thanks to Freecaster TV. Sam Hill was the king, dominating the racing scene on flat pedals and Rob Warner was still allowing himself to burp and pee …

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Red Bull Joyride 2016 – Video

Joy Ride

Canada’s Whistler Mountain Bike Park once again provides the perfect amphitheatre for the staging of the world’s best slopestyle contest. Drawing the biggest crowds of any freeride competition, the pressure to perform at the Boneyard is greater than anywhere else in the world. The Diamond series event is also part …

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Trek’s Prototype DH Bike – Crankworx Whistler 2016

The evolution of Trek’s downhill bike continues. Trek’s current Session downhill bike has been in their catalog since 2008, but it has been evolving and changing almost yearly since then. A couple of years back, the Session name was used for Trek’s big-travel, single-pivot downhill beast, as well as for …

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[video] Remi Thirion home trail – Commencial

In between World Cups, Remi likes to return to his home soil, his trails, his forest… It’s his favourite playground, slope and dirt, which is everything he needs to express himself. This video is a reflection of Remi’s character – calm and collected in life and explosive on the bike, …

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