A few years ago, Danny Macaskill introduced trials biking to the world, with a series of wildly innovative videos that left people wondering what the heck was possible on two wheels. Fast forward a few years, and Danny picked up an enduro bike and started bringing the same otherworldly moves to a mainstream bike audience.
You might surprised to learn that skibiking is a thing at all. You might be even more surprised to learn that skibikes have been around since the mid 1800’s as a means of practical winter transportation in the Alps, as evidenced by oil paintings from the era. Yet somehow despite it's long and decorated history, skibiking never made it big. A true shame, really. But that all might change soon. Apparently the sport has been steadily gaining popularity in Europe for some years now and it’s
Fact: The kid knows how ride a bike. After a disappointing 2017 Enduro World Series season, Richie Rude showed that he still had what it takes to win this year, putting in absolute heaters of runs at EWS events all over the world. After winning EWS Olargues and Ainsa this past season, he kept the speed up in his off-season riding. What better place to get a few laps in than Squamish, B.C.? After gorging himself on some classic Squamish fare at Mads 99, he hops aboard his trusty steed and
Iceland is just one of those places that you can’t quite shake from your imagination. The 39,000 square mile island is home to volcanoes, geysers, fjords, and of course those awesome Icelandic ponies. If that wasn’t enticing enough, the country has become a world class mountain biking destination. Imagine singletrack weaving through fields of vibrant lupine, riding adjacent to majestic waterfalls, or exploring the ridgelines of a dormant volcanic crater. Related: Explore Scotland with local