March 1, 2018

Giant Factory Off-Road Team preps for season

Long before the race runs, podiums, and champagne showers, the hard work of a mountain bike race season begins to much less fanfare. Here's an inside look at the Giant Factory Off-Road Team.
February 28, 2018

RockShox unveils updates to 2019 suspension forks

“Action is everything” is the RockShox tagline and they are keeping that sentiment alive with their 2019 product range, pushing the limits of what an affordable suspension fork can provide.
February 28, 2018

13 Bikepacking Tips for Your Next Ride

Cyclist on a trail

It’s time to jump on your bike and head out on an adventure. Bikepacking is a great way to explore new places, with the freedom to travel on roads, gravel or singletrack with everything you need strapped to your steed. If you’re just getting into it, learn the basics, like what bike to ride and […]

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February 27, 2018

New IMBA program supports over 100 new trail projects

IMBA and the Walton Family Foundation are partnering to bring more trails to communities across the U.S. through the new Trail Labs educational programming and matching Trail Accelerator grants.
February 27, 2018

Riding down the world’s steepest alpine ski course

Watch Max Stöckl top 60mph while riding a mountain bike down the famed Hahnenkamm alpine ski course in Austria.
February 27, 2018

Is this the world’s longest flow trail?

Take a ride on Mount Petzen in Austria, which boasts the 7.1-mile Flow Country trail, one of the longest mountain bike flow trails in the world.
February 27, 2018

Video: Urban downhill insanity

Racing against the clock through the streets of the city of Valparaiso has become a must in the downhill riders to do list. Relive the best action from Red Bull Valparaíso Cerro Abajo 2018.
February 26, 2018

Wild Ideas Worth Living: Outdoor Outreach

Outdoor Outreach on Wild Ideas Worth Living

Outdoor Outreach on transforming young lives through the outdoors. If you’re a regular listener to this show, you’ve probably tasted the power of the outdoors. I remember my first time standing on a wave. You may remember your first time carving through powdery snow, your first long hike, or your first time camping under the […]

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February 26, 2018

iSSi unveils new Stomp XL and Flash III

Pedal maker iSSi has new colors and pedals for everything from enduro to commuting.