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Race Preview | Terlago Enduro Race 2015

After the positive debut of 2013 and the successful 2014’s international edition as the opening stop of the SRAM – Specialized Enduro Series, the quality proven enduro is coming back to Terlago, and exactly on the 13th and 14th of June, with a race track completely redesigned! The start area and the paddocks will translate Read more…

Race Report | Vitus FirstTracks Enduro Round 2

Wow, where did the time go since racing round 1 in Castlewellan? FirstTracks Enduro are primarily and collectively, a group mountain biking instructors who love to ride bikes, and what better way to get the country riding than to hold an open, fun event to showcase the sport? They don’t just cater for beginners either, Read more…

Race Report | Scott Enduro X Race Sušice Czech Republic

Scott Enduro X race is the Czech and Slovak enduro series. This year’s first race was held in Sumava few kilometers from the border with Germany. Those who competed this year will remember the new trails, nice weather and high intensity, total race distance 42 km, 1470 m elevation and 6 timed descent stages. The Read more…

Long Term Tested | Sweet Protection Bushwhacker

Testing helmets can inevitably end in two ways; how it faired in all weather conditions or how grateful we are that it saved us a pricey trip to the hospital. Luckily, Trevor didn’t have any crashes and his long-term test managed to review the highs and lows without the latter. Despite having numerous helmets on Read more…

Video | Marco Fidalgo tests the latest bits from OneUp Components

OneUp Components is a small team of passionate mountain bikers based in Squamish, B.C. Canada. They do some amazing products and they dedicate his best to bring a genuine value to avid mountain bikers. OneUp was founded by Chris, Jon and Sam. They are 3 engineers that used to be the entire Race Face engineering Read more…

News | IXS release new full-face helmet, the XULT

Developed alongside ex-downhill superstar converted enduro racer, Cedric Gracia, the XULT takes advantageous properties from traditional full-face helmets, moving away from becoming yet another bulky, un-ventilated presence on the protective equipment scene. IXS conceptualizes downhill protection with open-face ventilation, using their trademarked Vortex™ aeration system, integrated Xrail™ absorption unit and twinned with FRP™ (fibre reinforced Read more…

Save the Date | The 80/20 Enduro Series in Norway

With rising participant numbers, the norwegian 80/20 Enduro Series goes into its third year. In 2015, it includes five stops, each of which constitutes a different challenge to the starters. The series starts its first round on May 23rd and 24th in Nesben, two hours north of Oslo. The race involves two days of racing Read more…

BikeCheck | Bikes of the Trail Party in Latsch

Sure, it’s always exciting to see what awesome bikes and kit the pro’s are riding at the starting line of a race, but it’s no less interesting to put the bikes of ordinary, fun-loving riders under the microscope. We asked some of our guests at our #TrailParty to pose with their beloved bikes in front Read more…

Ride Fit | Rebuild, Restore: 8 Exercise Stability Workout

It’s time to “Stabilize” the areas that need optimal stability for being a riding athlete. You’ve had 5 videos of mobility work to help get more range of motion in the areas crucial for optimal movement, this video “puts it all together” and helps you get better mobility and stability! First, if you missed any, Read more…

Race Report | French Enduro Series #1 Blausasc

The 11th season of the 7idp Enduro Series and the 5th as FFC French Cup just had its opening round in Blausasc. It was under summer conditions and a nearly full house that the fight started on the technical and tricky trails of the Alpes Maritimes. The new format which includes a full day of Read more…