Earlier this week, man-bike hybrid Danny MacAskill released The Slabs. Per usual, we were super impressed watching him descend slopes that normal people rock climb on his mountain bike. But all that steeze can't just be good editing, so we wonder, what really goes into making a video like that? Now MacAskill takes us behind the scenes of his film. He talks about choosing his lines from the endless canvas of slab rock and how hard it can be to actually get his bike up there. Getting the shot on terrain like this is no easy task either and his film crew dives into their process. Oh, and they're offering a reward for whoever finds the drone they crashed out there.
The results are in! After pouring their hearts and souls into riding, filming, and editing their entries for the 2022 MTB Grom Contest presented by TGR Optics, a crop of young freeriders have shown yet again that the sport of freeride mountain biking is progressing at an astronomical rate. This year, we again are awarding two Grand Prize winners and two runners up with titles for the 2022 MTB Grom Contest and sweet prizes from our friends at 1UP Racks, Jackson Hole Mountain Resort, Teton
When it comes to progressing the sport of mountain biking, there’s definitely more than one way to do it. Braydon Bringhurst certainly brings his own style – one of combining many different skill sets, both physical and mental, to do truly hard things on a bike. His most recent endeavor brought him back to Moab, with the goal of all the way up the Whole Enchilada – a trail that’s a once-in-a-lifetime for many. His feature-length film 8600FT tells the story of everything that went into the
We’ve long known that the Transition Bikes crew knows how to have a good time on two wheels – but the introduction of their newest party bike, the all-new TR11 (yes it’s allow, and yes it’s a mullet), just led them to go off the rails. Heading north deep into Canada with Esperanto athletes Johny Salido and Hannah Bergemann in tow, the crew rode some classic BC freeride spots including Kamloops and Farwell Canyon to name a few.