Watching Kilian Bron go adventure riding is a whole new level of awesome. We truly wonder if there’s ever been a moment where he thought “eh, maybe I shouldn’t bring my bike there.” Whether it’s riding bobsled tracks, Italian via ferrattas, surfing Namibian sand dunes, or ripping “trails” in the Peruvian Andes, watching the man ride his bike is never boring.
With Crankworx Whistler off to a great start this week, it’s almost time for our favorite slopestyle comp of the year: Redbull Joyride. The massive course got a few tweaks this year, with the addition of some new features for riders to trick. Carson Storch gives us the full preview on the course, even floating a few tricks along the way. Take a look at what riders are up against this week, and learn about how the course has changed over the years. Also, can we talk about how MASSIVE that
A few weeks ago, we were lucky enough to go check out the digs at Utah’s Whisper Ridge and their brand-new heli-bike operation. It’s the first of its kind in the lower 48, and offers access to a 70,000-acre private backcountry playground. Pro riders and Utah locals Eric Porter and Cody Kelley joined the fun, and spent the day shredding the trail to pieces. Check out Porter’s POV from the day. RELATED: Step Aboard the First Heli-Bike Experience in Utah
Ahhh August in Whistler. It’s that time of year when the trails are blown up, the brake bumps are relentless, but the greatest minds in mountain biking come by and turn the resort into the epicenter of the two-wheeled world. Crankworx Whistler just kicked off this past weekend, and with the Enduro World Series and the Garbanzo DH already on the books, things are off to a great start. RELATED: Angel Collinson - The Importance of Self-Care in the Mountains For the first time, the EWS was a