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WATCH: Tomas Slavík’s Insane Urban Downhill Run

It’s hard not to hold your breath when you watch Tomas Slavik send it on the urban course of Red Bull’s Valparaiso Cerro Abajo. Every time the Czech rider gaps it over staircases and weaves through alleyways, we ignore the consequences of what could go wrong, for a thrilling display of urban mountain biking at its finest. 

The premise of the race mimics conventional DH racing: The fastest to the bottom wins. Simple right? Except instead of fresh loam, riders are forced to navigate asphalt, concrete stairs, and cobblestone in the streets of Valparaiso, Chile. Watch as Tomas Slavik pins in through the narrow course to narrowly claim victory over Kiwi Matt Walker. 

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WATCH: Nico Vink Manuals the Entire Whistler Bike Park
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WATCH: Nico Vink Manuals the Entire Whistler Bike Park

WATCH: Nico Vink Manuals the Entire Whistler Bike Park

Talk about bike control. While Belgian Nico Vink is best known for sending the biggest jumps in the world and freeriding down obscure peaks, the man knows a thing or two about manualing. Taking a break from his usual Chatel bike park antics, he heads to the loamy woods of Whistler. Truth be told, he may as well have left his front wheel back in Europe, because it seemingly doesn’t touch the ground once in this edit. 

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Watch: Epic Lady Train Sends it on Whistler’s A-Line
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Watch: Epic Lady Train Sends it on Whistler’s A-Line

Watch: Epic Lady Train Sends it on Whistler’s A-Line

Five years ago Liv Cycling and Crankworx noticed something troubling; there weren’t many women hitting A-Line. It’s one of the most hyped trails in downhill riding, but due to the jumps and the intensity of the riders—it’s also one of the most intimidating. So, Liv had a wild idea: let’s shut it down just for the girls.  This resulted in one of the most beloved and popular events for women in the industry, in which they can try A-Line for three hours with confidence and support. This year's

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Want To See Someone Frontflip A Road Bike?
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Want To See Someone Frontflip A Road Bike?

Want To See Someone Frontflip A Road Bike?

Yup. Nitro Circus’s Todd Meyn strapped on his favorite lycra suit and roadie helmet to ride a road bike down the mega ramp. The result? A front flip no-hander. Sit back and take this one in a few times. Pretty rowdy, eh?