If mole, tacos, mezcal, and racing bikes through agave forests sound like your cup of tea, a trip down to Oaxaca for the Trans Sierra Norte enduro race might be just the thing. It’s a race unlike any other, combining a stunningly beautiful cultural experience (Mexico’s Day of the Dead celebration) with riding some of the wildest and rawest singletrack we’ve ever seen. This year’s race saw some big names show up to test their skills against the mountains of Oaxaca, including none other than Richie Rude, Jesse Melamed, Andreane Lanthier Nadeu and Sage Cattabriga-Alosa.
When asked the question of, “who is the truly pushing the limits of urban freeriding?” we would say that it’s surprisingly not a BMXer, but rather Austrian mountain biker Fabio Wibmer. The kid has been singlehandedly re-defining the sport every time his videos grace our screens. This time, in the third installment of his Urban Freeride Lives Series, he heads back to France to shred everywhere from Lyon to Paris. RELATED: Freeskiing Meets Freeriding in Michelle Parker's Originate His riding is
Parents teaching their kids how to ride a bike is one of the classic tropes of American culture, and for good reason. Bikes are a perfect toy for kids—they foster independence, provide a fun avenue for exercise, and teach groms that it's worth getting back in the saddle even after a fall. And as is often said, you never forget how to do it, so the initial investment of time pays lifelong dividends. RELATED: Explore Denmark through BMW with Kriss Kyle Cam McCaul is a great example of a
Michelle Parker isn’t a name that comes to mind with freeride mountain biking but it turns out the big mountain skier is obsessed. That doesn’t come as a huge surprise, since riding in Utah is often compared to skiing in Alaska. When Parker found out that the sport’s top female riders were gathering in Virgin, Utah, for an unprecedented event, she jumped on board to help where she could. Her web series, , follows along Tahnée Seagrave, Vaea Verbeeck, Hannah Bergemann, Casey Brown, Veronique