WHISTLER, BC – August 15, 2013 – Jill Kintner (USA) takes home her fourth consecutive win at Crankworx Whistler in the Ultimate Pumptrack Challenge, presented by RockShox. It was a night of upsets, airs, crashes and some of the best riders in the world duking it out for glory during Crankworx Whistler’s 10th Anniversary.
WHISTLER, BC – August 13, 2013 – Crankworx Whistler’s Garbanzo Downhill course is infamous for being one of the longest and most challenging descents in the world of bike racing. Columbian Marcelo Gutierrez Villegas proved his strength and speed today on the grueling 7km track which drops over 3,400 vertical feet into the Whistler Valley. Gutierrez Villegas claimed the win on the men’s side with a personal best time of 12:28
Snowbird, UT – We've been hearing rumors of this for a while now. But in case you've missed it - tonight is the night. This Wednesday, August 14th at 6 PM in the Alpine B room at the Snowbird Center there will be an open house meeting in regards to proposed plans. This is the post found on the snowbrains.com site...
Mont-St-Anne, QC -– The dust and mud has settled after another hectic Mt St Anne World Cup and when all was said and done Emmeline Ragot of France and Canada's own, Stevie Smith, walked away the winners. In the women's race, the previously untouchable Rachel Atherton had some catching up to do after a disappointing qualifier but two crashes in her race run saw her roll to the back in
Whistler, BC – The wait is over. Crankworx kicks off today! For the next 10 days, mountain bikers from around the world will be taking over Whistler to be a part of one of the biggest events in the cycling world.
Jackson Hole, WY – MtbParks.com, North America's Lift Served Bike Park Guide, is excited to announce the launch of the bike industry's first-ever lift served mountain bike park rider-rated survey. We want to learn more about, and help define, what it is that riders are excited about when it comes to lift-accessed mountain biking.
The survey runs from August 5, 2013 through 11:59pm on Monday August 19, 2013.
Franklin, WI – If you live in the Midwest and haven't checked out the new downhill mountain bike park just outside of Milwaukee, it certainly looks like you've been missing out. Trail building gurus at Gravity Logic spent the summer creating one of the coolest new bike parks around.
August 4, 2013 – The state of the bike park industry these days is constantly evolving. As our niche industry continues to grow one thing keeps improving: trail quality and, more specifically, excavated trails. If you have ever ridden an machine-built trail you already know the joys: perfectly sculpted dirt, immaculate berms, rolling jumps, unique features, and smooth, fast, quiet, flowing fun.