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Ridge Railing - Daily Shot 2

No worries about offending the trail builder on this one.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 10/24/2014 1:19 PM

Capital Forest

Take a beautifully filmed journey though the wood outside of Oslo, Norway with Håkon Pettersen.

Posted by 970biking on 10/24/2014 11:10 AM

FISE Chengdu Course Preview 1

Get a preview of the 2014 Chengdu slopestyle course with Tony Rocci and Medhi Gani. Another contest, another open loop in the works!

Posted by 970biking on 10/24/2014 10:42 AM

Speed and Skills Combine in Enduro Trials 3

Pin it down the DH section, then get through the trials section as fast a you can. Dab, crash, it matters not - the fastest to the line wins. A format for the future?

Posted by iceman2058 on 10/24/2014 7:58 AM

Southern Shredding with Stefan Garlicki

Stefan Garlicki heads back home after a long race season and wastes no time getting down and dirty on his favorite local trails. Ain't no place like home.

Posted by iceman2058 on 10/24/2014 5:56 AM

Bike of the Day: Santa Cruz Bronson 10 8

The bubblegum edition!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 10/24/2014 6:07 AM

Bromance in Bromont

Great conditions make it a perfect day for enjoying a Bromont bro session shredding trail.

Posted by iceman2058 on 10/24/2014 5:33 AM

INSIDE: Fly Racing 2

Take a tour of Fly Racing's Boise, Idaho, headquarters and learn why the riding employees behind the brand are the reason their MTB apparel and protection line has become a serious contender.

Posted by sspomer on 10/24/2014 7:43 AM

Fantastic Fall Flowage at Snow Summit Bike Park

It's no secret that riders big and small, young and old can have a blast at the Snow Summit Bike Park, but this video won't let us forget. Pure MTB rippage before the white stuff flies with a host of talented shredders. Stay dirty.

Posted by sspomer on 10/23/2014 4:21 PM

Product Guide: 2015 Royal Racing Apparel

Fresh gloves, shorts, jerseys, jackets, socks and more await you on Royal's brand page in our Product Guide. Check out the entire lineup here, and be sure to catch our recent First Look slideshow for more details.

Posted by bturman on 10/23/2014 3:51 PM

Coastal Trippin'

The Trippin' Fellaz aka The Lucky Bastards continue their BC trippin' with a mandatory stop at the Coast Gravity Park. No berm is safe!

Posted by iceman2058 on 10/23/2014 1:00 PM

LAST CHANCE - Win a 2015 Marin Mount Vision 1

Want a chance to win a fully decked-out Marin XM9 and support trail advocacy in Marin county at the same time? Marin Country Bicycle Coalition, Access4Bikes and Marin Bikes have come together to put up a raffle to give you just that - but hurry up, you only have two days left!

Posted by iceman2058 on 9/18/2014 4:27 AM

Tested: Troy Lee Designs Women's Skyline Short and Jersey 1

Ladies who shred! Looking for riding gear that can handle anything from downhill to trail rides? TLD's Skyline short and jersey are staples of the collection and well worthy of your shopping short list. Find out what else we thought about them in our review inside!

Posted by iceman2058 on 10/23/2014 4:00 AM

Panning for Gold - Daily Shot 4

Always a sucker for a good pan!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 10/23/2014 12:43 AM

Killing It in the Kootenays 1

Jared Graves heads out into the Kootenays to slay a little prime singletrack real estate. Smooth and fast and on the edge, the former 4-cross dominator and newly crowned Enduro World Champion shows just what kind of riding took him to the top of the sport so many times.

Posted by iceman2058 on 10/23/2014 1:58 AM

Bike of the Day: Saracen Myst Team Madison 1 2

Long, slack, and ready to rumble in Team Madison/Saracen race livery.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 10/23/2014 12:43 AM

The Best Local Trail Ever Built? 14

Imagine your favorite local trail. Now imagine five of them stuck together, back to back. Join three lucky locals for a run down this never ending rollercoaster of fun, and don't forget to spare a thought for the diggers who created this monster!

Posted by iceman2058 on 10/22/2014 9:26 AM

First Look: 2015 Answer Components & Sun Rims

We take a look at the updated Answer DJ Collection, Trail Builder Glove Series, and Sun Ringle Helix TR Rims.

Posted by bturman on 10/23/2014 2:01 AM

The Beauty of Madness - Daily Shot 1

Madness - how can you not love it?

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Posted by iceman2058 on 10/22/2014 12:36 PM

La Poma Happy Ride 2014 1

Riders from all over descended upon the infamous La Poma bike park for the 2014 Fox Europe Happy Ride jam. Great to see the big and small wheels shredding all the same.

Posted by 970biking on 10/22/2014 10:48 AM

Blood is Thicker Than Water 3

A few short years ago, we were discovering the van Steenbergens, just a couple of kids sending it. FF to today, and van Steenbergen is becoming a freeride household name. Get a style check with the brothers of shred in this brand new and smoking hot edit from Deity.

Posted by iceman2058 on 10/22/2014 1:57 AM

Filip Polc - Evil Undead

Filip Polc logs some hours aboard his trusty Evil Undead steed all over Spain from La Fenasosa Bikepark to Madrid.

Posted by 970biking on 10/22/2014 11:23 AM

Forest of Dean Trail Attack with Paul Pickup

Prime dirt, flowy trails and plenty of speed make this a shredit from the Forest of Dean worthy of your eyeballs.

Posted by sspomer on 10/22/2014 8:01 AM

Bike of the Day: Titanium Custom 3 2

This was custom built in 2002, and it's still running some old school parts too. Rad!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 10/22/2014 5:42 AM

Specialized Pump Track Ribbon Cutting 3

Specialized recently hosted a ribbon cutting for their new-and-improved backyard pump track. They invited a few friends over and served up a boatload of piping-hot street tacos and icy-cold brews. Yum and yum. Check out the video to see Aaron Gwin and the rest of the crew getting their pump on and having an all-around dirty good time!

Posted by csteen on 10/21/2014 6:56 PM

The Recruit

Don't let the BMW beat you down the mountain or you are out.

Posted by csteen on 10/21/2014 3:26 PM

FLASHBACK // Superco Silencer Prototype 13

In January 2009, Chris *Doc* Boudreaux showed us his prototype Superco Silencer downhill bike. Designed and handmade by Chris in Utah, the Silencer was a light, aggressive and refined version of the jackshaft DH bikes he had been creating for some 10 years previous.

Posted by sspomer on 10/21/2014 9:01 PM

Race Face SixC Cinch Crank Winner Announced

The lightest carbon DH-rated cranks on the planet were just awarded to one lucky person! Was it you? Be sure to like Race Face on Facebook to keep up to date with their latest and greatest.

Posted by bturman on 10/21/2014 3:04 PM

Neil Donoghue's Rehab to Ripping

Neil's season was going well as he was leading the UK Gravity Enduro series heading into the Trans Savoie race. There, a crash and a shoulder injury meant an early flight home. Since then his main objective has been getting fit and back on the bike. It looks like he is feeling prime in the video. Those corners didn't stand a chance as he destroyed them all.

Posted by csteen on 10/21/2014 2:46 PM

Gamut USA Acquires Point One Racing

Awesome news from Gamut today. Great chainguides will meet killer pedals and stems as Gamut purchases Point One.

Posted by bturman on 10/21/2014 1:30 PM

Prepare for Urban Assault as 2014 City Downhill World Tour Concludes in Taxco, Mexico 3

One of the most iconic stops on the urban DH circuit, the Taxco Downhill is taking place this coming weekend. From racers to freeriders, not forgetting the loco locals, the rider list looks incredible, and so should the action be. Get the lowdown inside then get ready to rumble!

Posted by iceman2058 on 10/21/2014 1:19 PM

Convergence in the Canyon - Daily Shot 1

Matthieu Hamel nails the line, and Ewald Sadie nails the the compo.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 10/21/2014 1:41 PM

If Josh Bryceland Were a Trophy Truck 5

If Ratboy was somehow morphed into a desert-mobbing trophy truck, this would be him.

Posted by sspomer on 10/21/2014 9:15 AM

Sam's World - California

Teammates Sam Pilgrim and Sam Reynolds hit California for a good helping of shenanigans and shred from some infamous locals and locations.

Posted by 970biking on 10/21/2014 1:11 PM

Chromag Family Album: Kamloops

Matt Hunter, Graham Aggasiz and young blood Matty Miles take to the woods of Kamloops where freeride mountain biking was born!

Posted by 970biking on 10/21/2014 11:28 AM

Bike of the Day: Evil Uprising 5 9

Drool-worthy build from the crew at Fanatik Bike Co.!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 10/21/2014 9:15 AM