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Video: We Actually Tested Our Bike From The Future – The Grim Donut Part 2

Video: We Actually Tested Our Bike From The Future – The Grim Donut Part 2

A PINKBIKE ORIGINALTHE GRIM DONUT 2Part 2: The Right Amount of Stupid Words by Mike LevyThe Grim Donut wasn’t supposed to work. It should be near-unrideable, a joke of a bike taken too far, and a punchline that took long to reach. But if you’ve already...

First Look: Liv Intrigue Advanced Pro 29

First Look: Liv Intrigue Advanced Pro 29

Giant’s sister company Liv updated the 27.5″ version of the Intrigue in 2018, and then came out with an aluminum big-wheeled Intrigue last month. Now, there’s another option for female trail riders with the Intrigue Advanced Pro 29, which Liv says is...

Video: Salsa’s New Blackthorn Trail Bike – First Look

Video: Salsa’s New Blackthorn Trail Bike – First Look

While Salsa might be best known as ‘the Minnesota brand with all the touring and fat bikes,’ that might change with the debut of their all-new, 140mm-travel Blackthorn trail bike. With a 160mm fork and a geometry chart that wouldn’t look out of place...

Lukas Weilenmann Breaks 9 Vertebrae in Triple Flip Attempt

Lukas Weilenmann Breaks 9 Vertebrae in Triple Flip Attempt

Lukas Weilenmann took to the Big Air jump to try a world first triple backflip to dirt at Audi Nines. Lukas landed perfectly when he hit the jump with the airbag and then took it to dirt. Lukas landed on the downslope on his first attempt but he slid out towards the...

Final Results: French Cup DH – Les Orres

Final Results: French Cup DH – Les Orres

With many of the world’s fastest riders in attendance, the French Cup in Les Orres more closely resembles a World Cup than a national race. In both races, it was the current World Champions Myriam Nicole and Loic Bruni who took the win today. In the...

Results & Recap: A Week of World Firsts and Huge Sends at Audi Nines 2020

Results & Recap: A Week of World Firsts and Huge Sends at Audi Nines 2020

Words: Audi NinesMultiple world-first tricks were landed at the Audi Nines 2020 presented by Falken as the weeklong mountain bike event drew to a sensational close. German rider Nico Scholze landed the first Cordova Flip on a Downhill bike and Italy’s Diego Caverzasi...

50 of the Wildest Tricks & Sends So Far from Audi Nines 2020

50 of the Wildest Tricks & Sends So Far from Audi Nines 2020

This year’s Audi Nines has seen some wild riding from some of the worlds best riders with Adolf Silva stomping his second-ever Cali Roll and Antoine Bizet landing the worlds first opposite Cashroll on a DH bike. With this in mind, we have put together 50 of the...

Video: The Rowdiest Action from the First Four Days at Audi Nines

Video: The Rowdiest Action from the First Four Days at Audi Nines

Sep 12, 2020 by Ed Spratt   FollowFollowing Four epic days of sessions are in the bag from at the 2020 Audi Nines presented by Falken. Enjoy this glimpse of some of the week’s rowdiest action,from Adolf Silva’s Cali Roll to Antoine Bizet’s...

Pinkbike Poll: Would You Pay A Rider For Their Video?

Pinkbike Poll: Would You Pay A Rider For Their Video?

Nathan Williams and Christian Rigal worked for three years on their ‘Why Not?’ BMX video part, and sold it directly for $5 per download.By today’s standards, the year 2010 was unremarkable. Macho Man Randy Savage died of a heart attack. There was a...