Whistler, BC – The level of difficulty of the Red Bull Joyride course, designed by the athletes for the athletes, and the high level of talent that competed tonight blew away the judges and the crowd all night long.
Whistler, BC – For the second year in a row, Red Bull Joyride—a diamond stop of the Freeride Mountain Bike (FMB) World Tour—charges into Whistler, British Columbia, with the most progressive slopestyle mountain bike competition on a course designed by professional athletes, for the athletes.
Whistler, BC – GIANT Dual Slalom Pro Men’s final went down in the Whistler Bike Park today. Troy Brosnan blazed through each ladder, pinning it each heat to take gold over Luca Shaw in the finals. Melissa Buhl took gold in the Pro Women category with consistently clean runs, winning her first ever Crankworx event.
Whistler, BC – For the third time in a row, at the Ultimate Pump Track Challenge presented by Rock Shox, defending champs in both the Pro Men’s and Pro Women’s categories kept their titles. Mitch Ropelato and Jill Kintner took the wins for the third time in as many years at Crankworx Whistler.
Whistler, BC – Today’s Teva Best Trick Showdown at Crankworx Whistler had all the ingredients for an awesome competition; sunshine, steeze and lots of cold hard cash. The riders brought their bag of tricks and laid them all out for the huge crowd assembled at the bottom of the Joyride course.
Whistler, BC – The Air DH took over the Whistler Mountain Bike Park with a sold out field of competitors ripping down the most famous DH course in the world, A-Line. Elite racers from all over the globe tested their skills to try to take home one of the most coveted medals of Crankworx.
Whistler, BC – An exciting new addition to Crankworx Whistler’s event calendar is the UnOfficial Whip Off World Championships, taking place on Whistler’s gigantic Crabapple Hits. There are no rules in this event; the biggest, most stylish whip takes home the $1,000 cash prize and American Tyler McCaul was the man today.
Whistler, BC — France's Jerome Clementz and Whistler local Katrina Strand dominated the Canadian Open Enduro yesterday. The rally-style, mix of Downhill and Cross-country trails included two on Whistler Mountain Bike Park, one on Blackcomb and one in the Lost Lake riding area.
Whistler, BC — Ok, so Crankworx is happening and you're not there. Bummer! You're not alone. We can't possibly send everyone to Whitler to enjoy it live with the rest of the world, but we can try to bring you the best of what's happening each and every day. We're testing out some cool new ways to share what's happening at Crankworx with our readers each day, and we hope you enjoy what we've compiled for day one.