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Rookies at Rampage - the 2014 Freshman Class of Freeriders is Getting Ready

It's hard to imagine a more scary moment than finding your first Rampage invite in the mail. Check in with this year's class of Rampage rookies to see how they're dealing with it all on site.

Posted by iceman2058 on 9/22/2014 2:11 AM

Overtakes and Big Swaps at the Pinnacle Champs

For all the hate the course took, when the start gate dropped for finals, the Pinnacle Bike Championships delivered exciting racing. Ride along with Mick Hannah and Fabien Cousinie as they work their way through the field at 70 km/h!

Posted by iceman2058 on 9/21/2014 10:59 PM

The Shovels Are in the Dirt - Rampage Digging Starts 2

The first day of official digging at the new Rampage site is in the books, and things are getting territorial already. Catch some of the action and hear directly from the riders inside!

Posted by iceman2058 on 9/21/2014 12:48 AM

Steezily Shredding Santa Cruz on a Saturday

Kurt Shimada gets his shred on and practices his alliteration at the same time - win/win!

Posted by iceman2058 on 9/21/2014 1:27 PM

Turndown and Tape - Daily Shot 2

There's always time for a little style.

Shooting between the tape? Share!

Posted by iceman2058 on 9/21/2014 1:11 PM

Skinsuits and Booking it - Kamikaze Legends

Skinsuits, visorless, and booking it down the fireroads - it's the Kamikaze DH Legends Race at Mammoth Mountain, what else could it be? It's also the race where almost everybody brings a baby to the podium... #oldtimers #oldschool

Posted by iceman2058 on 9/21/2014 2:39 AM

Bike of the Day: Knolly Warden Red Fox Edition 5 11

Red on raw always gets the job done! Tasteful build on this Knolly.

SHARE YOUR BIKE! Add your bike to our Bike Check section.

Posted by iceman2058 on 9/21/2014 2:57 AM

Digging At Rampage - Carving Lines 18

Day 1 of Digging at Rampage, and the riders are starting to share a few snaps of the action. Follow the progress as it happens right here with our build blog.

Posted by iceman2058 on 9/21/2014 1:21 AM

Pinnacle 10 Man DH Race Qualifying Results and Helmet Cam with Mick Hannah 12

UPDATED with Top 5 Finals Results - Bryn Atkinson took the win.
Mick Hannah qualifies first and takes you for a ride down the Pinnacle 10 Man DH race course.

Posted by sspomer on 9/20/2014 10:21 AM

The Fun Before the Pain: Trans Provence Day 0

It's all fun and stoke as the 2014 Trans Provence kicks off.

Posted by sspomer on 9/20/2014 2:10 PM

RuckTheWorld with Sanjay - One Bike, One Scooter, and One Man on a 7-Year World Adventure 5

This man, Sanjay Shanbhag, has hatched a monster plan for a mega adventure hiking, biking, scooting, and camping over most of the planet. Good luck man!

Posted by csteen on 9/20/2014 12:43 PM

It's Official: Travis Pastrana Has Lost It 2

There's comes a point where "progression" just doesn't tell the whole story. For Travis Pastrana, that point came and went long ago...

Posted by iceman2058 on 9/20/2014 10:47 AM

Trans Provence Prologue Slideshow

A 6-day epic adventure that's technically a race through ancient and epic singletrack in the South of France? Sounds like a bucket list contender to us! Duncan Philpott and Gary Perkin take you on the 2014 Trans Provence.

Posted by sspomer on 9/20/2014 7:04 PM

Logan Binggeli Won't Take No For An Answer - Road To Rampage

Logan Binggeli is one hard dude. He broke his fibula 1 week ago, and is still going to try to ride at Rampage. Watch his Road To Rampage episode and send him some healing vibes!

Posted by iceman2058 on 9/20/2014 12:10 PM

Tested: Reynolds Black Label 27.5AM Wheelset

Reynolds has thrown its hat in the high-end wheelset ring with the new Black Label series. We put the 27.5" AM version to the test to see if it packs the punch it will need to contend here.

Posted by iceman2058 on 9/20/2014 2:32 PM

Bike of the Day: Transition TR250 1 1

Lots of different build options on this one over the years, all equally rad!

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Posted by iceman2058 on 9/20/2014 11:27 AM

Go Find a Good Skinny This Weekend 16

Sometimes you just need to ride the pine. Flashback to some Gully and Ross Measures brilliance.

Posted by sspomer on 9/19/2014 5:27 PM

RAMCAM: Ram vs Biker, Or How to Solve Trail Access Issues 3

Motorbikers won't stay off your trails? Get yourself a rabid ram to guard your playground!

Posted by iceman2058 on 9/19/2014 12:32 PM

Updated 2015 Team News & Rumors 104

A KTM factory big rig at the Leogang Bike Park and confirmation that Loic Bruni will stick with Lapierre. This is going to be the longest silly season in history.

Posted by sspomer on 9/19/2014 7:06 AM

Canopy Panning - Daily Shot 1

Ross Bell climbs a tree and gets the shot.

Climbed any trees lately? Pics or it didn't happen!

Posted by iceman2058 on 9/19/2014 1:05 PM

Building Slopestyle Mega Ramps

A behind the scenes look at the transformation that took place in Nuremberg, Germany for the Red Bull District Ride. A lot of hard work from people all over the world to make this event possible!

Posted by 970biking on 9/19/2014 10:46 AM

Bike of the Day: Santa Cruz Tallboy LTc 5 10

So is it pink or magenta?

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Posted by iceman2058 on 9/19/2014 11:55 AM

Back to the Beginning - Jerome Clementz Rides Again

As any rider knows, coming back from injury is as much mental as it is physical. Follow JC for his first race back after his shoulder injury, as he tries to get back to race pace and feel good on the bike again. Allez Jey!

Posted by iceman2058 on 9/19/2014 7:37 AM

Vital RAW - Best of 2014 36

Warning: Bikes were definitely abused in the making of this video. The 2014 World Cup downhill mountain bike race season comes flying at you in one face-melting hurricane of footage.

Posted by sspomer on 9/17/2014 8:54 PM

Tested: Kore Durox Wheelset 3

If you're looking for a conventionally built wheelset that comes in at a competitive weight and will go the distance for less than $1000, Kore's Durox is worthy of your attention. Find out how we got along with it in our review, just inside.

Posted by iceman2058 on 9/19/2014 6:56 AM

The Call of the Mountain

As the biking season winds down, don't forget to heed the call of the mountains one last time and escape above tree line.

Posted by 970biking on 9/19/2014 10:29 AM

Rake and Ride Natural Lines with the Coastal Crew 2

The Coastal Crew has been searching for that ideal zone with endless natural lines. One they could walk into with their hand tools, rake, ride, and repeat. The goal was to embrace natural terrain, find the limits of traction, and most of all, have fun doing it. Looks like a success.

Posted by csteen on 9/18/2014 5:46 PM

No Brakes? No Sweat - Kali's Matt MacDuff at the Brose Farm

Matt MacDuff rips this dream compound with stye!

Posted by sspomer on 9/18/2014 3:16 PM

Misty Hip - Daily Shot 1

Foggy freeriding.

Got bangers? Share!

Posted by iceman2058 on 9/18/2014 11:20 AM

Road to Rampage: Weathering the Storm 1

The FEST crew gathers at Retallack Lodge, BC where they kill some time before the massive jumps dry out. Meanwhile Zink goes for his record flip as the days to Rampage tick down.

Posted by 970biking on 9/18/2014 11:15 AM

Tested: Race Face Women's DIY Jersey

Ladies who shred - looking for a form-fitting top that is up for some shenanigans, and will have you feeling and looking the part on the trail too? Check out our review of the Race Face DIY jersey to see if it could be right for you.

Posted by iceman2058 on 9/18/2014 7:41 AM

Ride Marin - Win a 2015 Marin Mt. 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 - details inside!

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

The Woods of Chaos du Gouët

Clément Charles rips through lush single track deep in the woods of Chaos du Gouët, France.

Posted by 970biking on 9/18/2014 11:26 AM

British Downhill Series Season Ender

The 2014 British Downhill Series wrapped up with the 5th and final round at Bike Park Wales. A rough and rowdy track made for exciting racing, much to the delight of the sizeable crowd that came out to cheer the racers on. Video and full results inside!

Posted by iceman2058 on 9/18/2014 11:09 AM

Bike of the Day: Rocky Mountain Altitude 770 MSL 1 4

Sub 13-kg trail rocket straight outta Canada eh.

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Posted by iceman2058 on 9/18/2014 6:52 AM

Gone Tomorrow - Nepal 1

There are trips, and there are TRIPS. When Rob J Heran went to Nepal to explore the Mustang region, his voyage definitely fell into the latter category. Don't miss this breathtaking exploration of the road less traveled.

Posted by 970biking on 9/17/2014 4:06 PM