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Video: Travel Inspiration & the Challenge of Laziness

Video: Travel Inspiration & the Challenge of Laziness

Basically, Tobias is one thing and that is ON THE GO.For 15 years he has been living his dream on his mountain bike and traveling the world. In the past with the aim of racing success, today in search of unique travel stories. It takes him to the most stunning places...

Video: Finals Highlights from Red Bull Rampage 2021

Video: Finals Highlights from Red Bull Rampage 2021

 In my experience, Red Bull has been good to the athletes. They give us appearance fees for just showing up, instruct us about which insurance(s) to purchase, and create opportunity for athletes who aren’t their own. At the end of the day, we do it because...

Finals Photo Epic: Palpable Tension – Red Bull Rampage 2021

Finals Photo Epic: Palpable Tension – Red Bull Rampage 2021

The Rampage site was in the shade and temperatures were chilly as riders took to the mountain for their final practice session this morning. With so much variation in temperature and moisture this week, the last session was an important one, with riders taking the...

Video: Jaxson Riddle’s Stylish Red Bull Rampage POV

Video: Jaxson Riddle’s Stylish Red Bull Rampage POV

Oct 16, 2021 by James Smurthwaite   FollowFollowing Jump on board with Jaxson Riddle as he hammers his mountain bike down the crazy cliffs and jumps of Red Bull Rampage, and joins the elite crew of freeriders to take home the Best Style Award....

Photo Epic: The Eleventh Hour – Red Bull Rampage 2021

Photo Epic: The Eleventh Hour – Red Bull Rampage 2021

The final day before Rampage is often a frantic one, with builds being finished around the mountain in between practice sessions. Today however, only Brage Vestavik and Reed Boggs seemed to be doing any building, neither of whom competed in Red Bull Rampage in 2016 or...

Video: 5 More Custom Freeride Bikes from Red Bull Rampage 2021

Video: 5 More Custom Freeride Bikes from Red Bull Rampage 2021

We take a look at the Rampage rides of Brage Vestavik, Szymon Godziek, Carson Storch, Brandon Semenuk, and Vinny T.Details• Frame size: large• 27.5″ front / 27.5″ rear wheel• Tire pressure: 27 psi front and 33 psi rear, tubeless • 300psi in the rear shock...

Photo Epic: Second to Last Practice Day – Red Bull Rampage 2021

Photo Epic: Second to Last Practice Day – Red Bull Rampage 2021

With finals just a day away now, Wednesday was a busy one on the mountain. Winds were light for most of the day, and the majority of the riders were out on their bikes at some point, ticking off features left, right and centre on the many lines that criss-cross the...

Video: Carson Storch Previews his Gnarly Rampage Line

Video: Carson Storch Previews his Gnarly Rampage Line

Oct 14, 2021 by James Smurthwaite   FollowFollowing Less than 48 hours left till the showdown of the most infamous MTB Freeride event in the world of Mountain Biking. Just about time to hop on a GoPro run with Freerider Carson Storch who previews his very...

Video: 5 Custom Freeride Bikes from Red Bull Rampage 2021

Video: 5 Custom Freeride Bikes from Red Bull Rampage 2021

We take a look at the Rampage rides of Jaxson Riddle, Kyle Strait, Ethan Nell, Cam Zink, and Tyler McCaul.Details• Frame size: small• 27.5″ front / 26″ rear wheel• Tire pressure: 36 psi w/ tubes • 600 lb spring• 100 psi fork, max compression and volume...

Photo Epic: A Condensed Session – Red Bull Rampage 2021

Photo Epic: A Condensed Session – Red Bull Rampage 2021

Access to the venue was restricted this morning as we woke up to the pitter patter of rain and high winds. The dirt on the long, narrow shuttle road to the venue becomes slick and sticky when wet and so organizers had no choice but to delay the start of the day until...