KILLINGTON, VT – At only 16 years old, Samantha Kingshill is already a pro downhill racer and will even be representing the United States in the UCI Junior World Championships. Sam's on the road with her MTBparks Pass, tearing up east coast bike parks between PRO GRT stops. Here, Sam checks in from Killington Bike Park where she recently raced the Pro GRT.
VIRGIN, UT – Red Bull has announced that spectator tickets will be available to the public tomorrow, August 10, at 11 a.m. MDT. The 11th edition of Rampage returns to the Utah desert at a new location with an "updated event format" on October 14, 2016.
WHISTLER, BC / BROOMFIELD, CO – Vail Resorts Inc. reported today that it will acquire 100 percent of Whistler Blackcomb Holdings, Inc., including the Whistler Mountain Bike Park, for $1.4 billion CAD (approximately $1.06 billion USD). Vail said the deal aims to further diversify its resort locations and expand access under its season pass programs such as the Epic Pass. Changes which will take effect for the 2017 / 2018 winter season.
LOS ALAMOS, NM – The 3rd annual Los Alamos Endurofest descends upon New Mexico August 6 and 7 for two days of what event organizers are calling some of the most challenging riding the state has to offer, finishing the second day at Pajarito Bike Park. Racers will encounter 4,300 feet of climbing and 9,500 feet of descending for a chance at a $1,000 pro purse.
BLUE MOUNTAINS, ONT. – Blue Mountain Bike Park has something for every level of rider. Whether you're in the mood for a scenic cross-country ride along gentle terrain or a heart-pounding run down the Escarpment’s best singletrack downhill trails, Blue Mountain is a great place to ride. Take an inside look at Ontario's largest downhill and cross-country trail network.
WEST DOVER, VT – Samantha Kingshill is only 16 years old, but she's already a pro downhill racer and will even be representing the United States in the UCI Junior World Championships. Sam's been hitting some of the east coast's raddest bike parks with her MTBparks Pass, seeking out the best training runs and sweetest terrain while road tripping between PRO GRT stops and giving us the lowdown on the lift-served goods. Sam's first report comes in from Mount Snow Bike Parkwhere she gets her first taste of New England riding. Follow Samantha throughout August as she checks in from each stop.
KILLINGTON, VT – Killington Bike Park has announced it will partner with pro downhill and enduro racer Amy Alton on "Dirt Divas," a new women's program that will feature female only Friday night rides and monthly gravity camps. The program's goal is to build a passionate community of female riders, according to the resort.