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Entries Tagged as 'Downhill'
May 14th, 2013 · No Comments
May 13th, 2013 · No Comments
After a great weekend of XC racing in a wet Three Rock we are off again to Sea Otter for the race from the Specialized point of view in slightly better conditions… Congrats to MAD on a great race! Now the DH guys including Aaron Gwin’s first ride in a red shirt and not on [...]
May 7th, 2013 · No Comments
Trek World Racing lost it’s lead racer Aaron Gwin at the cusp of the transfer market closing and unfortunately for them it shows. Faced with a season bereft of a real star of the DH world they have had to fall back on a more documentary style video format. Here is the first episode. We [...]
May 3rd, 2013 · No Comments
Steve Peat is back with more madness. Check out the trailer for season 2.
April 23rd, 2013 · No Comments
Here are riders eye views of the Sea Otter dual slalom and downhill courses. First up dual slalom in the company of Darren Berrecloth. Next we head downhill with the Santa Cruz quad of Steve Peat, Greg Minaar, Josh Bryceland and Cedric Gracia. The downhill race was won by Aaron Gwin in his first major [...]
March 12th, 2013 · No Comments
Urban downhill has been growing at a phenomenal rate and while the Letterkenny race failed to get past the planners there is still hope!
March 8th, 2013 · No Comments
SRAM have just announced details of their new Rockshox Vivid and Vivid Air downhill rear shocks. Six years in development with Blackbox athletes, the new shocks are a radical departure for Rockshox in terms of the way their shocks work. The key features of the new Vivid are:
March 1st, 2013 · No Comments
After four years in the Pro ranks, three of them with the Trek World Racing setup, Neko Mulally has been steadily progressing and is still only twenty years old. With the departure of Aaron Gwin from the squad expect to see a lot more of this young man as he is pushed more into the [...]
February 27th, 2013 · No Comments
Marcelo Gutierrez rides another crazy urban downhill race, this time in Santos, Brazil. Watch for when it gets really narrow, we think he chopped down his bars. Gutierrez finished second by 0.6 seconds.
January 14th, 2013 · No Comments
Colombian Giant rider Marcelo Gutierrez Villegas just took his third crown at the extraordinary 2013 Manizales Urbano DH Race. Here is his final run filmed with a Contour headcam. The course is a crazy run through the town making use of natural features and huge gaps. Their have been attempts to replicate it all over [...]
January 12th, 2013 · No Comments
The official welcome for Sam Hill to the CRC Nukeproof fold.
January 10th, 2013 · No Comments
Huge news in the mountain bike world is the apparent move of World Cup champion Aaron Gwin from Trek World Racing (TWR) to Specialized. The move is controversial as he signed a letter of intent with TWR that was to see him stay with Trek for three more years. TWR have upped the anti though [...]
January 2nd, 2013 · No Comments
Also on the move is former five time downhill World Champion Sam Hill who is off to the Chain Reaction Cycles/Nukeproof team in what is one of the biggest announcements of the year. Hill leaves Specialized, a team he had mixed success with, never gaining the heights he enjoyed previously with Ironhorse. A crash within [...]
December 5th, 2012 · No Comments
Shot entirely on GoPros this is a nice short vid of the Rampage.
November 28th, 2012 · No Comments
Sometimes proto-type testing doesn’t go as planned.
November 23rd, 2012 · No Comments
The season ends with a trip to Norway followed by a visit to Chang Mai in Thailand!
November 20th, 2012 · No Comments
Santa Cruz have just launched a revamped V10 that is essentially the Santa Cruz Syndicate team frame brought to the masses. Greg Minaar won the World Champs on board one and its prior iterations have many more World Championships and World Cup victories to its name. Furthermore the team will be riding stock production frames [...]
October 16th, 2012 · No Comments
Here is a nice edit from Andy Yoong Of Colin Ross. Colin Ross Edit – Mourne Mountains – FS700 from Andy Yoong on Vimeo.
October 5th, 2012 · No Comments
Off to Leogang with Steve Peat and the Syndicate…
October 4th, 2012 · No Comments
The annual Off road Commission AGM takes place this Saturday at Taylors Three Rock in Rathfarnham at 3pm. This is where the rules that govern our sport are decided and it is also where the election of volunteers to positions on the Commission happens. Both the Chairman and Secretary are stepping down after several years [...]
September 25th, 2012 · No Comments
Newly crowned World Champion Greg Minaar leads the Santa Cruz Syndicate team at the final round of the World Cup in Norway. Steve Peat reflects on his worst season ever and Josh Bryceland contends with his best. Syndicate Hafjell – September 15th 2012 from santa cruz bikes on Vimeo.
September 19th, 2012 · No Comments
Steve Peat takes us on a walk down the Hafjell, Norwegian World Cup course before showing us how to do it on two wheels, partly in the company of teammate and new World Champion Greg Minaar.
September 18th, 2012 · No Comments
This years Red Bull rampage takes place October 7 in the USA. For those who don’t know the Rampage is an annual exhibition of extreme riding in the Utah desserts that has pushed the edges of freeride monutain biking on an equally annual basis. Here is a compilation of the 5 best rides and 5 [...]
September 10th, 2012 · No Comments
Former World Champ Sam Hill and former Under 23 World Champ and protegee Troy Brosnan head to Leogang to take on the World Champs. Not exactly known for their excitement these two… Interviewing Sam Hill after he won the title in 2007 he was exactly as you see him in this video.
August 30th, 2012 · No Comments
If you are one of the hundreds of mountain bikers who head into the hills every weekend there is a not to be missed spin for you coming next month. MTB Rendezvous is a new concept for an MTB spin gathering everyone for food and refreshments at the end of their cycle in Knockree Youth [...]
August 27th, 2012 · No Comments
Steve Peat races Val d’Isere and the British National Champs…
August 27th, 2012 · No Comments
On the road with Danny Hart
August 2nd, 2012 · No Comments
July 29th, 2012 · No Comments
Today is the downhill world Cup final in Val d’Isere. Here Steve Peat of the Santa Cruz Syndicate walks the track and gives some insight follwed by a headcam viewpoint as he rides the course.
July 28th, 2012 · No Comments
Aaron Gwin continues his dominance in front of a home crowd in Windham.