WHISTLER, BC – The chaos that is Crankworx has once again descended upon Whistler Mountain Bike Park. Opening weekend saw Tomas Genon and Richie Rude dominate Dual Speed and Style and the final round of the Enduro World Series respectively.
DONNELLY, ID – Tamarack Bike Park fired up its lifts this summer for the first time in nearly a decade. The original incarnation was loved by many in the area's gravity scene, and while it is undoubtedly an entirely new experience for many riders, for some, like MTBparks Pass member Mitchell Bliss, it's a rip down memory lane. Check out his account below.
WINDHAM, NY – The UCI Pro GRT/XCT series hits Windham Mountain Resort August 13 and 14. Downhill and cross country mountain bike racing will take place on tracks similar to Windham's famous UCI Mountain Bike World Cup events.
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.