You know it’s finally mountain bike season when the snow melts enough in the mountains to start celebrating the myriad of bike festivals each year brings us. As the first stop of the Crankworx party train, the bike park at Les Gets, France is currently going off. With the usual lineup of races, freestyle contests, and parties taking up everyone’s schedule, Canadian legend Brett Tippie squeezed in some time to meet some of his riding buddies and take some party laps down one of the many jump trails the area has to offer.
Enduro World Series racers Elliot Trabac and Rémy Absalon take to some of Whistler's best trails after competing in the EWS race during Crankworx. This is what happens when the races are over. The riders take a break from the high intensity world of mountain bike racing, they go back to what we all know and love, ripping with friends.
After a full week of epic mountain bike action at Crankworx Whistler, the biggest competition of the festival went off with a bang. Red Bull Joyride, the year’s biggest slopestyle event, pitted a stacked field of competitors against one another on a course with unfathomably huge features. The wind and weather always plays a role in competitions like this, and numerous rider’s runs went awry when they were blown off course mid-air. No stranger to the pressure, Brandon Semenuk took home his
In this two minute RAW edit the Whistler local takes to the trails as he flies down in a high speed, yet stylish fashion. Wallace has competed in events such as the Red Bull Rampage and is no stranger to pushing the limits. His insane control makes you think what is actually possible on a downhill bike, and combined with high speed and style makes for a sweet edit.