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Final Results: EWS Madeira 2019

Final Results: EWS Madeira 2019

The third round of the 2019 EWS series is over and despite some hotly contested racing across the weekend, the results would be the same as the previous two rounds. Martin Maes and Isabeau Courdurier are dominating this year and with leads of seconds respectively at...

Video: How to Bunny Hop 180 with Duncan Shaw

Video: How to Bunny Hop 180 with Duncan Shaw

 @dobermon: Yeah, I’m really not glad I’m not Tony Hawk, but now that I’m 30 it’s a lot easier to take with the not falling from 40 feet and everything. I think I’d probably be totally toasted now if that happened once. You never...

Final Results: Swiss Bike Cup

Final Results: Swiss Bike Cup

Reigning World Champions and teammates Nino Schurter and Kate Courtney took the win at the Swiss Bike Cup, with just a week to go until the first round of the XC World Cup they are looking in good form for the 2019 season.In the Elite Men’s race Schurter would...

Day One Results: EWS Madeira 2019

Day One Results: EWS Madeira 2019

After a day of racing across three dust filled stages series leaders Martin Maes and Isabeau Courdurier continued their domination of the 2019 series. Both riders are heading into the second day with gaps of around 20 seconds each, can anyone close the gap and take...

Day One Results: EWS Madeira 2019

Day One Results: EWS Madeira 2019

After a day of racing across three dust filled stages series leaders Martin Maes and Isabeau Courdurier continued their domination of the 2019 series. Both riders are heading into the second day with gaps of around 20 seconds each, can anyone close the gap and take...

Video: Friday Fails #68

Video: Friday Fails #68

 @radrider: once people are hooked, they can push falls like this. But if she’s not hooked yet, chances are good she’s never going to get back on a MTB. A lot of women (and men too) are throw into the deep end too fast by their riding partners, and...

Practice Photo Report: Party at the Beach – EWS Madeira 2019

Practice Photo Report: Party at the Beach – EWS Madeira 2019

Beautiful scenery and fresh tracks greeted racers as they took the steep hills of Madeira to kick off two days of practice in the runup to this weekend’s EWS race. Super dry and dusty conditions are making both visibility and traction a difficult thing to come...

Sick Bicycle Co Responds to Anger Over Undelivered Frames

Sick Bicycle Co Responds to Anger Over Undelivered Frames

Professional agitators? Revolutionaries? The meteoric growth of Sick Cycles has been interesting to watch from the sidelines. Like many British brands, it was started in a shed, but it was clear from the onset that founders Jordan Childs and Tim Allen (no, not that...

First Look: Cavalerie’s Blackbird Carbon Gearbox Bike – Garda Trentino 2019

First Look: Cavalerie’s Blackbird Carbon Gearbox Bike – Garda Trentino 2019

We tested Cavaleire’s Anakin, a French-made, alloy Effigear gearbox bike a few years ago. Now, the French company is finalizing their 29″-wheeled 160mm carbon enduro bike, the Blackbird. The bike is built around the French-made Effigear gearbox. Cavalerie...

Review: DT Swiss F535 One Fork

DT Swiss has a reputation for highly engineered wheel components, but they’ve done XC-focused suspension for a long time as well. Their new F535 One fork was a ground-up design, and signals their desire to jostle their way into the crowded trail/enduro suspension...