Leatt DBX 3.5 Neck Brace Wins Two Prestigious International Awards

Leatt Corporation, a developer and marketer of protective equipment and ancillary products for many forms of sports, especially extreme high-velocity sports, announced today that the all new Leatt DBX 3.5 neck brace won an award at the prestigious Eurobike International …

WTB introduces female-focused Koda saddle at Eurobike

WTB is unveiling their new female-focused Koda saddle, in both 142mm and 150mm widths, during day one of Eurobike. What is meant by “female-focused”? The shape and features of the Koda were refined through two years of feedback from female …

Giro launches Xnetic™ Knit cycling footwear

Giro Sport Design has today announced the official release of a new line of Xnetic™ Knit cycling footwear. Taking inspiration from knit shoes in athletics, the Giro design team provide cyclists with new choices for comfort, fit, and performance on …

Jakub Vencl’s season of success

It turned out to be quite the season for ROSE Rad Squad rider Jakub Vencl. After getting second place at the Dual Speed&Style in Whistler 2016, a result that caught him by surprise, the Czech slopestyle expert gained confidence for …

The Syndicate 2017 – episode 3 – Luca Shaw

Everything is two wheels with Luca Shaw. In this episode of THE SYNDICATE, we head back to North Carolina to hang out with Luca and his family, check in at Vallnord and Lenzerheide, and then head back to the states …

BMW Mountains challenges you on a mountain bike mission

Martin Söderström and Hannah Barnes delivered on their missions. Now it’s your turn to face your challenge. 20 km, 1,000 vertical metres climbing, in one ride! Grab your mountain bike, your smartphone or a tracker – your mission starts now. …

Justin Leov announces retirement from elite MTB racing

As you can tell from the title, I have something to announce, but let’s start off with the race report from Whistler… Coming in after Aspen we were greeted with a smoky arrival. The forest fires really made the air …

Semenuk victorious – Johansson can taste the sensation

Red Bull Joyride is undoubtedly the pinnacle of slopestyle competition. This year however the iconic event hosted at Crankworx Whistler set the stage for the FMB Diamond Series Final, which will go down in Nuremberg, Germany, during the legendary urban …

Australians clean house in the Canadian Open DH

Troy Brosnan’s lightning fast reactions shone Saturday afternoon, as he pounded in for his third Canadian Open DH presented by iXS win on the roughest, toughest downhill course Crankworx racers have seen all year, following behind countrywoman Tracey Hannah, who …

GIANT Dual Slalom kicks off massive Crankworx weekend

If there is one sport both the King and Queen of Crankworx love, it’s Dual Slalom. And the results show. In a perfect repeat of last year’s podium, Tomas Slavik (CZE) and Jill Kintner (USA), King and Queen of Crankworx …

Blockbuster upset on Crankworx Whistler pump track

French pump track master Adrien Loron and reigning Queen of Crankworx Jill Kintner found themselves at the mercy of the BMX world Thursday, as they watched the possibility of sealing several titles concurrently slip through their fingers to champions of …