Sign In:

×

Last Step!

Please enter your public display name and a secure password.

Plan to post in the forums? Change your default forum handle here!

×
×

Aaron Gwin’s Massive Crash at Fort William

There were a lot of savage crashes at Fort William this weekend, but Aaron Gwin’s cartwheel over the handlebars was by far the gnarliest. It’s one of those tumbles that you'd want to look away but just can’t. The thing is, no one understands what caused the massive yard sale—even Gwin himself is perplexed. 

RELATED: Fort William World Cup Downhill Recap

Determined to crack the case, mountain biker vlogger Ben Cathro took to the Fort William course to investigate the scene of the crime. What really was the culprit? A loose rock? Flat tire? The rain? He’s got a theory on what happened, which could put an end to the mystery:

Regardless, we're just glad you were able to walk away from that one Gwin.

Play
READ THE STORY
Whisper Ridge is First Resort in U.S. to Offer Heli-Biking
Up Next Bike

Whisper Ridge is First Resort in U.S. to Offer Heli-Biking

Whisper Ridge is First Resort in U.S. to Offer Heli-Biking

Heli-biking has become all the rage in the bike community, and thanks to Whisper Ridge in Utah, the trend has made its way to the U.S. The resort, just outside of Salt Lake City, is better known for its 70,000 acres of backcountry terrain. Now they’re upping their game by incorporating that same land for mountain biking. Their ultimate goal is to become North America’s premier heli-biking outfitter. RELATED: Nine Days Bikepacking Through Remote BC Backcountry This summer, they’ll be offering

Play
READ THE STORY
Transphobia Has No Place in Action Sports
Up Next Adventure

Transphobia Has No Place in Action Sports

Transphobia Has No Place in Action Sports

Two tenths of a second. That’s all that separated Kate Weatherly and Marine Cabirou this past Sunday in the Women’s World Cup race in Leogang. Their results are indicative of a loose and dusty course that was racing fast, which kept things neck and neck between many of the top female racers. Despite Cabirou’s best effort to salvage her run after crashing on the last corner, Weatherly ultimately snagged 3rd by mere pedal strokes. At the award ceremony she stood on a UCI downhill World

Play
READ THE STORY
Casey Brown and Kaos Seagrave Win Crankworx Innsbruck Whip Off
Up Next Bike

Casey Brown and Kaos Seagrave Win Crankworx Innsbruck Whip Off

Casey Brown and Kaos Seagrave Win Crankworx Innsbruck Whip Off

The Crankworx World Tour returns to Innsbruck this week, and the festivities got off to a wet and wild start with the fan favorite Euro Whip-Off Championships. A crop of our favorite freeride mountain bikers sent it big off the whip-off booter, making shapes above a cheering crowd of rowdy Austrians (are Austrians never not rowdy at sporting events?). When all the dust settled, Casey Brown and Kaos Seagrave took the top step of the podium. RELATED: William Robert Hits Big Jumps in the