This past weekend the urban downhill circuit in South America held the Urbano Santos in Brazil. Though the course was short (about a minute long), it was extremely intense with over 400 stairs and plenty of spectators waving their hands as riders flew ... more »
We know you all love downhill, so this week's photo contest is sure to please. From epic roost to epic light, surely one of these shots makes you want to jump on the DH rig and bust out some runs. UPDATE Eric Palmer wins a set of Pro-Tec Gravity Knee Pads for ... more »
As we roll into February and get that much closer to the start of the 2012 World Cup season, the Shimano Winter Series Presented by Southridge USA is at the mid-point with the third race of what will sure to be an amazing and ... more »
Update: The ripping photo of Taylor Vernon by Eyesdown Films narrowly edged out the action packed 'Winter Mayhem' scene by Harrison Mendel and crew. Eyesdown Films will receive a great set of knee pads from Pro-Tec. If you'd like ... more »
by Walt Malzahn The weekend of January 22 saw the second race of the Southridge Winter Series presented by Shimano take place in Fontana, CA. Mother nature was up to her tricks again and treated all of us here in Southern California to something that we
Earlier today we caught a first glimpse of a new prototype rear derailleur from Sram. The boys over at mtb-news.de have a photo of it from a different angle. The derailleur is certainly interesting, but there's something else that caught our eye in this photo. Check out the brake caliper.
Sram released this image via their facebook page just a few hours ago. The caption on it was "Can you spot anything interesting?" It's pretty obvious, isn't it? Check out the rear derailleur. Just last year Shimano introduced the XTR Shadow ... more »
Update: Giacomo Proserpio's photo of Rhys Willemse at the 2011 Val di Sole World Cup won this round. Check back next Tuesday for another photo comp! If you'd like your shots to be eligible, upload them here. It was a great week for ... more »