Sep 22 '16.
The North American leg of the series is now five weeks behind us as the series lands back in Europe for the final two stops.
Sep 19 '16.
The seventh round of the Enduro World Series will be remembered as the race where Sam Hill earned his enduro stripes.
Sep 18 '16.
What a day of racing here in Valberg! Stage two was cancelled due to weather concerns, but today's three stages served up more than enough drama.
Sep 16 '16.
The Enduro World Series heads back to France and the sport’s spiritual home this weekend for round 7 - the Enduro Des Portes du Mercantour driven by URGE Bike Products.
Sep 14 '16.
Europe's most beautiful mountain bike stage race in Valais, Switzerland. Next edition: 12-17 September 2016. Six race-days on finest singletrails! Sign in now: www.swissepic.com
Sep 12 '16.
There are a lot of good times for riders on the Enduro World Series circuit but there are also pressures. What is that drives the riders towards this extraordinary way of life and to challenge themselves so much. And once they are there, how do they deal with the challenge. We caught up with the Canyon Factory Enduro Team to find out the answers on the mental side of the sport.
Sep 8 '16.
Steve Peat & Rob Warner join Claudio to preview the Val Di Sole World Champion course.
Sep 8 '16.
We’re thrilled to announce Connor Fearon has signed a two year extension of his contract. The young Australian gravity shredder has been piloting a Kona since 2010 and will continue to race his Operator DH machine through the end of 2018.
Sep 6 '16.
Steve Peat's final World Cup Race, and on the dry, dusty, steep track in Vallnord, Andorra. Watch the episode, then scroll down for some photos from Sven Martin.
Sep 2 '16.
Two thirds of the way into the North American Enduro Series, the first chance for Pacific Northwest racers to secure Enduro World Series points arrives in Whistler.
Sep 2 '16.
Aside from the all important timed stages at the Enduro World Series, the riders have to make it between them via the liaisons in a allocated time. Dependant on the event, these can vary a lot, when there’s no lift assistance these can either be short and sharp or long drags.
Aug 31 '16.
Climb on board with Claudio Caluori and Loïc Bruni for a special GoPro course preview celebrating the season-ender of the 2016 UCI MTB World Cup.
Aug 30 '16.
For elite Cross-Country (XCO) and Downhill (DHI) racers, it all comes down to a crucial final race as the 2016 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup presented by Shimano heads to the misty hillsides of Andorra in southwestern Europe. Three overall world cup titles are still on the line as is one history-making winning streak. Red Bull TV will carry all of the action live as it happens September 3-4, 2016.
Aug 27 '16.
Do you know Danny MacAskill? No, let’s rephrase that. Do you really know Danny MacAskill?
Aug 23 '16.
The Crankworx World Tour, born out of Whistler’s 10-day celebration of gravity-mountain biking, will grow to add another international location for summer 2017: Innsbruck, Austria.
Aug 22 '16.
Gloves are like socks. You should have lots of pairs of them and change them often.
Aug 21 '16.
Troy Brosnan might be in the only athlete in Whistler this week who can claim his win is from a double hometown advantage—Adelaide Australia and Whistler, B.C.
Aug 19 '16.
Day seven of Crankworx Whistler action saw the local hero whip his way to the top and a former pump track dominator regain his mojo.
American Mitch Ropelato, who won the Ultimate Pump Track Challenge presented by RockShox in 2011, 2012 and 2013, stole victory from the now two-time Pump Track Challenge World Champion, Adrien Loron, with a finish so tight the pair crashed over one another in the finish coral.
Aug 18 '16.
Bas Van Steenbergen redefined the meaning of the word in the “hot seat” on Wednesday at Crankworx, sweating out 30 full runs in first spot, from the top downhill racers in the world, to win the Fox Air DH.
Aug 18 '16.
IRONMAN announced today it has reached an agreement to acquire the highly regarded Cape Epic® mountain bike race in South Africa. In addition to operating The Motatapu and The Pioneer multiple stage mountain bike races in New Zealand, the purchase of Cape Epic marks IRONMAN’s biggest step into the mountain biking market, as they aim to grow this race format substantially across the globe.
Aug 18 '16.
The melting pot of Whistler was once again turned up to 11. There is one thing this venue never fails to provide and that is intensity. With a 70km loop packed into one boiling hot day over five stages, it was always going to serve up some surprises and challenges, the riders probably didn’t think there would be quite as many as there were.
Aug 17 '16.
There is no question Marcelo Guitiérrez is the man of the moment at Crankworx Whistler where he pulled in a record fourth win in the Garbanzo DH Tuesday, even after snapping his chain.
The epic downhill course, in the Whistler Mountain Bike Park, boasts 1026 metres of vertical drop, or three times the 359 metres of descent of the other two downhill races for the 10-day, multi-disciplinary gravity fest—the Fox Air DH and Canadian Open DH presented by iXS.
Aug 15 '16.
American Richie Rude has won the SRAM Canaidan Open Enduro presented by Specialized for a second time in a row at Crankworx Whistler, besting hometown hero Jesse Malemed on the last stage of the day at Crankworx Whistler.
Aug 14 '16.
Style, speed and a double “first ever” marked the opening competition of Crankworx Whistler, as the final stop of the 2016 Crankworx World Tour got underway on Saturday.
Slopestyle rider Tomas GENON (BEL) pulled out a win in the CLIF Bar Dual Speed & Style, proving tricks could dominate on the short, fast courses, despite athletes’ concerns the track itself would force speed to dominate.
Aug 12 '16.
We tend to associate Rémy Metailler with Whistler Bike Park too often. When Remy suggested we go to Hafjell in Norway to discover the famous park, we jumped at the chance.
Aug 10 '16.
The Enduro World Series is heading to the iconic resort of Whistler and the Crankworx festival for round six, the SRAM Canadian Open Enduro presented by Specialized.
Aug 8 '16.
Here is the last round of a season that seemed to have started as a bet, but that since the beginning was capable to offer to all fans and participants incredible emotions and adrenaline.