West Dover, VT – At Mount Snow, progression is the name of the game. The resort strives to provide first-timers and seasoned riders with a fun, thrilling and challenging experience all in the name of pushing the sport of downhill mountain biking to the next level. Mount Snow's MTB Trail Crew have been hard at work all summer.
Sun Peaks, BC - The lads have been busy out there pouring blood, sweat and tears into the Bike Park trails these past few weeks, shaping and grooming each swath of trail the big yellow machine rips apart. Our guests have asked for more intermediate, machine built trails and we've delivered with all new sections of Ain't No Scrubs, Wagon Wheel, and Home Run.
Fernie, BC - Fernie Alpine Resort wrapped up it’s summer season by proudly hosting the Fernie Legendary Summer BC Cup Race over the long Labor Day weekend. It was the final of the BC Cup Downhill Race Series plus a sanctioned Alberta Cup race. Benny Jacques took the Elite Women’s podium and Chris Kovarik won the Men’s Elite category.
Crested Butte, CO - Gravity Slave Downhill Race is a one run, fastest downhill time wins competition. Open Pro Mens and Womens winners received $2000 in prize cash! Take a look at the footage from the Gravity Slave Downhill Race that went down this past weekend.
Whistler, BC - The Phat Wednesday race series is easily the best race series in the world. From some of the top athletes in the World Cup, to people who's job it is to ride, to local shredders, to weekend warriors, to someone traveling on a riding holiday from the UK, or to someone who has only been on a bike a handful of times, the Phat Wednesday race series is made for you...
Squaw Valley, CA - The Tahoe Fat Tire Festival returns to Squaw Valley for its second year! The 2013 Tahoe Fat Tire Festival will take place September 13-15. There will be mountain bike races, sweet singletrack rides both on and off site, awesome movies, ladies downhill clinic, and plenty of beer from New Belgium Brewing!
Stevens Pass, WA - Stevens Pass Bike Park will be hosting their very first Turn 'N Berm Bike Festival on September 28th and 29th. They've got downhill races, semi-serious races, keg drag races, wheelie contests, air bag jumps, and more.
Big Bear Lake, CA - Gravity Logic Inc. and the Snow Summit park staff in southern California have worked tirelessly to open three flowy downhill trails this season. The Miracle Mile and Cruiser Trails are advanced runs for experienced mountain bikers that include upper level features such as step ups, banked turns, bridges and more. The third and most recent addition is Westridge, a blue trail geared towards intermediate riders with some advanced features
Silver Star, BC – Some of Canada’s top mountain biking talent competed at the 2013 Silver Star Freeride Festival held the last weekend of August. The festival featured a two day bike event packed with a dirt jump jam, a downhill chainless race and Norco bike demos. More than $10,000 in cash and prizes were awarded to competitors at the festival. The main event of the weekend was the Silver Style Jump Jam competition, a sanctioned bronze level event on the Freeride Mountain Bike (FMB) World Tour schedule
East Burke, VT - Burke Bike Park will host their second Kingdom Enduro race on Saturday, September 7th, kicking off the the first of the three races in the Triple Crown Enduro Series. The Kingdom Enduro race will take place on Burke Mountain's Kingdom Trails and will include 3 timed descending stages known as Specials, and 2 climbing transport stages. As part of the Triple Crown Enduro Series, the Kingdom Enduro will give participants the opportunity to win up to $7,500 in cash and over $10,000 in swag.