Sechelt, BC – The Coastal Crew has announced the first in a series of exclusive rider preview days for the new Coast Gravity Park, beginning on March 8th. The sneak peek is available for those who initially supported the launch through an indiegogo fundraising campaign.
Whistler, BC – In 2013, big tricks and plenty of clean runs blew the judges away at the Crankworx signature Slopestyle event and in the end Brandon Semenuk of Whistler, BC reclaimed the podium’s top step after his first win in 2011 and took home a cool $25,000.
China Peak, CA – VP Components EnduroFest today announced a change of venue from The Dirt Club in Los Olivos on April 19-20 to China Peak Mountain Resort in Lakeshore on June 21-22. “We’re excited to take all we’ve learned about creating and running a successful event at the Dirt Club venue and apply it to developing a truly world-class event at China Peak.”
Boulder City, NV – The second event in the Winter Gravity Series at Bootleg Canyon drew a group of dedicated racers over President's Day weekend and MTBparks was there to get the full report. Read on to get the complete race recap from MTBparks.com contributor Mike Power.
Jackson, WY – If you've ever watched Red Bull Rampage, one of the most impressive mountain biking events in the world, you understand what it means to be truly inspired. If you've been a four-time participant at the Virgin, UT, event and you also happen to already build one of the most coveted go-big, go-fast bikes on the planet, you're probably going to be inspired on a whole different level than most mere mortals.
Silverstar Bike Park, BC – Elevate Mtn Bike Camps, presented by ZEE components, are open for registration for the 2014 summer mtb season at Silver Star Bike Park. In its third year running, the camps are led by Matt Hunter and Thomas Vanderham, who are joined by Kenny Smith and Jordie Lunn to give you some of the best all round coaching you can find anywhere.
Whistler, BC – This just in from Pique Magazine. An economic impact study conducted by Squamish's off-road cycling association suggests the community benefits to the tune of $8 million in direct spending thanks to mountain bike riders. Mountain biking continues to be a growth activity in Squamish, according to data released by the Squamish Off Road Cycling Association.
The March 2014 issue of decline magazine hit the newstands this week and offers a peek at the winners of the MTBparks Best Bike Parks Riders' Choice Awards. In this issue, MTBparks founder Michelle Good gives decline readers the first peek top picks from the three-month rider-voted survey.