Friday , 26 February 2021

 

VIDEO CLIPS

MATT JONES’S WORLD-FIRST TRICKS

MATT JONES’S WORLD-FIRST TRICKS

Years of planning, months of practising and many, many fails. That’s what goes into landing a world-first trick on a bicycle. Red Bull athlete, Matt Jones gets two world-first tricks – the gainer and the hitching-post-flip-to-feet-front-flip into thi ...

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SOIL SEARCHING: THE QUIET CRAFTSMAN

SOIL SEARCHING: THE QUIET CRAFTSMAN

We’ve just named Karkloof as No. 1 in our TREAD Top Trails of 2020. If you’ve ridden Karkloof, you’ll know just how special the experience is. The man that’s primarily responsible for delivering that magical flow and consistent singletrack stimulatio ...

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GOING PRO WITH MATT WALKER

GOING PRO WITH MATT WALKER

Matt Walker was a bit of a surprise winner of the 2020 UCI DH World Cup Series. Well, a surprise to most. But this video, shot mostly in Stellenbosch during his December training camp, confirms that his success in 2020 was no fluke. The quality of th ...

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CAM ZINK’S BACKFLIP WORLD RECORD – IN HIS BACKYARD

CAM ZINK’S BACKFLIP WORLD RECORD – IN HIS BACKYARD

After becoming used to seeing incredible feats on highly sculpted jump lines over the past couple of years, we were pleasantly surprised at the natural, raw nature of the jumps in Cam Zink’s backyard (it’s a big backyard!), fondly called The Sandbox. ...

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FABIO WIBMER’S HIGHS AND LOWS OF 2020

FABIO WIBMER’S HIGHS AND LOWS OF 2020

With over 6 million subscribers to his youtube channel, Fabio Wibmer is probably the most popular mountain biker in the world right now. He switched to Canyon bikes last year and wasn’t able to make as much video content as he’d like because of an in ...

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THE LIMITS OF SUSPENSION

THE LIMITS OF SUSPENSION

Ever wondered what would happen if you bottomed-out the front and rear suspension of your bike at the same time? Well, Pinkbike’s 2020 bottoming out compilation featuring 28 bikes using all their travel – and their tyre pressure – will give you a goo ...

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REDBULL FOX HUNT: LOIC BRUNI

REDBULL FOX HUNT: LOIC BRUNI

Back in 2017, French gravity ace and multiple World Champion, Loic Bruni, set off to try and pass 400 local riders on a Redbull Foxhunt downhill run in Ireland. Although it took place on a typically gloomy, wet day, Bruni’s point-of-view cameras show ...

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NO TIME TO CRY

NO TIME TO CRY

Downhill mountain bikers always seem so laid back and unaffected by real-life stuff. But they’re just good at hiding their stress. This 47-minute video gives great insight into Greg Minnaar and his Santa Cruz Syndicate team’s efforts to cope with a C ...

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THE RIDGELINE

THE RIDGELINE

Former Downhill world champion, Gee Atherton, may not be in World Cup podium contention these days, but he’s still loving riding. He’s tackled Red Bull Rampage and in this beautifully shot video, tackles a really fast, tricky ridgeline, in places jus ...

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OVEREND VS TOMAC

OVEREND VS TOMAC

This video is five years old now, but we love how mountain bike racing pioneer and the first ever cross-country world champion, Ned Overend, describes his old race bike and the battles that he had with his arch rival, John Tomac in the early days of ...

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