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 …

Hold Fast – brand new lock-on grips from NS Bikes

Sailors would tattoo “HOLD FAST” on their fingers in hope, that it would prevent their hands from slipping on ropes. Especially when working aloft in foul weather! We believe that our HOLD FAST grips have the same magical powers. They …

High fives for five-time Garbo champ Marcelo Gutierrez Villegas

It might be more of a football term, but Colombian downhill mountain bike racer Marcelo Gutierrez Villegas clearly knows what it means to “Go Long.” Marcelo Gutierrez Villegas Tuesday afternoon, he won the iconic 6.5-kilometre Garbanzo DH, the first of …