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WINNING BIKE - Marcelo Gutierrez's Giant Glory 2

Five for five, Marcelo takes his Giant Glory Advanced to the top of the Garbanzo DH podium again...with a dropper post!

RESULTS: Garbanzo DH 2

5 titles on the trot for Marcelo, and a first-time win for Tracey Hannah. The 2017 edition of the Garbanzo Downhill is in the books.

Posted by iceman2058 on 8/16/2017 11:08 AM

Saturdays Are No Longer Only Ferda Boys - Micayla Gatto and Crew OWNING Your Ass 3

When was Micayla Gatto going to tell us she is also a rapper???

Posted by iceman2058 on 8/16/2017 9:05 AM

Bye Bye Berm - Daily Shot 1

Black and white berm blasting.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 8/16/2017 2:14 PM

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WINNING BIKE - Marcelo Gutierrez's Giant Glory 2

Five for five, Marcelo takes his Giant Glory Advanced to the top of the Garbanzo DH podium again...with a dropper post!

Posted by iceman2058 on 8/16/2017 11:36 AM

Lorin Whitaker from XC to King Kong

Join Lorin Whitaker for a few rad minutes in Utah, to explore everything from XC racing to shredding the gnar of the infamous King Kong trail.

Posted by iceman2058 on 8/16/2017 7:51 AM

Bike of the Day: Alutech Fanes 2 6

Alu tech from Germany.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 8/16/2017 5:56 AM

The Inside Line Podcast - Mark Fitzsimmons, Race Program Director at FOX

When you take your dirt bike's motor apart at 12 years old, you may be headed for a career in engineering.

Posted by sspomer on 8/16/2017 5:00 AM

PIT BITS - Crankworx Whistler 7

There's always something floating around the lift line in Whistler...

Posted by sspomer on 8/15/2017 8:25 AM

Race Face Launches Atlas Wheelset and Updated SixC Carbon Handlebar 2

Fresh new hoops and a wider bar for all the gravity junkies out there.

Posted by iceman2058 on 8/15/2017 8:00 AM

Remy Metailler & Bernardo Cruz Boosting Whistler

How 'bout Bernardo's flat lander over the bridge jump?!

Posted by sspomer on 8/15/2017 7:49 AM

Eject - Daily Shot 1

More like Baily Shot - now keep the captions coming in the comments!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 8/15/2017 1:37 PM

Tested: Sixth Element 27.5” Carbon Wheelset 12

A new player in the carbon wheel game, Sixth Element provides reasonably priced carbon hoops that are assembled in the UK. Find out how they've dealt with a couple of rough months on the trail.

Posted by iceman2058 on 8/15/2017 1:46 AM

The Relaxed, Chilled-Out Version of Loosefest. Small is Still Not a Word We’d Use

If the wind prevents you from gapping 70-foot doubles, you may as well just casually hit some 40-footers.

Posted by sspomer on 8/15/2017 7:54 AM

Two Helmets in One - Bell's New Super DH is Built for Today's Rides

As speeds continue to increase on all-mountain and enduro bikes, Bell's new Super DH helmet adapts quickly from general trail use to downhill shredding thanks to a removable chin bar. We met up with Bryn Atkinson to catch it in action.

Posted by bturman on 8/15/2017 2:05 AM

A Lot Can Happen in a Day - Enduro World Series Action and Interviews from Whistler 2017 2

First-time race winners and series champions crowned in a single day at the greatest riding place on earth.

Posted by sspomer on 8/14/2017 10:26 PM

Photo Blast - Windham Pro GRT Gallery

See shots of all the Pro and Jr X racers on race day!

Posted by sspomer on 8/14/2017 7:02 PM

Bike of the Day: Evil Insurgent 2 4

The blue suede shoes edition.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 8/15/2017 1:37 AM

RIP David Klaassen Van Oorschot 9

Sad news in the downhill community as we lose David KVO. Our condolences and prayers go out to his friends and family. Taken too soon.

Posted by sspomer on 8/13/2017 8:14 PM

RACE DAY - Pro GRT Windham, New York

Super sick sunny sliding in the shale! Race day goods from the Windham Pro GRT comin' in hot.

Posted by sspomer on 8/14/2017 6:58 PM

Dual-Rate Springs for MTB Are Here - Introducing Race Only Springs 20

Want to know what a bunch of World Cup pros have secretly been running in their forks since 2016? Answers inside!

Posted by iceman2058 on 8/14/2017 5:19 AM

Sam Hill Included in Australia's DH Worlds Squad

HOT OFF THE PRESS - Australia just announced their World Championship team, and awesome news for all the flat pedal thunder fans out there: Sam Hill is IN!

Posted by iceman2058 on 8/14/2017 4:54 AM

WINNING BIKE - Jesse Melamed's Rocky Mountain Altitude 28

Would you ever think that 20psi in the tires would win the EWS in Whistler?

Posted by sspomer on 8/14/2017 8:46 AM

RESULTS & Highlights: EWS Crankworx

Sam Hill and Jesse Melamed battle to the wire, Cecile Ravanel dominates the women. Race highlights and full results inside!

Posted by iceman2058 on 8/14/2017 1:32 AM

Gangway Galaxy - Daily Shot 2

Fun with space.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 8/14/2017 12:19 PM

RESULTS & Interviews - 2017 Pro GRT Windham 1

Once again, Windham delivers incredibly close racing!

Posted by sspomer on 8/13/2017 10:18 PM

Bike of the Day: Nicolai ION16 2 3

How to spice up your Nicolai.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 8/14/2017 2:09 AM

Most Technical EWS Stage Ever? Iago Garay Thinks It Might Be! 5

If Iago Garay says it's gnarly, it's gnarly. Hop on board to see what awaits the EWS racers as they set out to tackle #crankzilla today.

Posted by iceman2058 on 8/13/2017 2:22 AM

Battle Mode Bruni - Daily Shot

Bruni hanging off the back and battling gravity on the steeps of Andorra.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 8/13/2017 11:57 AM

RESULTS and Highlights: Crankworx Speed & Style

Speed or style - you need both if you want to win this one!

Posted by iceman2058 on 8/13/2017 12:54 AM

Bike of the Day: Commencal Furious 2 5

Awesome build on this sexy steed.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 8/13/2017 1:19 AM

Ripping the Red Bull Joyride Course with Ryan Howard 1

Which way is up?! It's wild hearing R-Dog's tires carve off the massive Crankworx Whistler lips as he whips and spins his way down the course for this year's big slopestyle event.

Posted by bturman on 8/12/2017 2:55 PM

Lacondeguy Launches - Daily Shot 1

2015, Andreu Lacondeguy sending a flatspin off his huge hip. #rampageiscoming

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Posted by iceman2058 on 8/12/2017 12:13 PM

PINNED POV! Bruce Klein, Pro GRT Windham

Bruce Klein warps through time with an ass-hauling run down the Pro GRT course at Windham!

Posted by sspomer on 8/11/2017 10:01 PM

Bike of the Day: Iron Horse Sunday 1

An oldie, but still a goodie!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 8/12/2017 12:04 AM

Windham Pro GRT Action & Interviews 1

Rocks, bikes and bodies are flying at the Pro GRT in Windham, New York, where the course is flat-out. #USDH

Posted by sspomer on 8/11/2017 11:00 PM

EAST COAST DH - Vital RAW Pro GRT, Windham 1

Windham is always RAW!

Posted by sspomer on 8/11/2017 6:00 PM