Thursday, June 30, 2011

dirtwest hotlaps - Mount Seymour

Jordan blew the rear end off his Norco Shore at Whistler today. The video below features Jordan on a recent  Mount Seymour hotlap.

Mont Sainte Anne

The 2011 UCI world cup continues for round #4 in Mont Sainte Anne this weekend. Dirt magazine's latest world cup chit chit is online now. Get a good look at Steve Smith's gross mustache, Danny Hart talks about stuff. Kenny G recommends some books. And a small update from Sam Hill's mechanic: Jacy on Sam's injury status.
Helmet Cam after the jump>>

Rush Hour

Rush hour just doesn't look so bad on bikes.
This is what riding to work is like at 8:30 am in Utrecht, Netherlands

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Merritt

Merritt... no longer just  Mountainfest.

Its also a great place to ride. Watch these two dudes absolutely destroy this ribbon of trail:

Monday, June 27, 2011

Girls.

Who doesn't love girls? Watch this short film showing 15 different women involved in extreme sports like trials, moto, skateboarding, snowboarding, freeskiing, mountain biking and more...

2011 SORCA DH series

A day on Squamish's newest trail, Hybrid (aka The Swan Way Home). The upcoming SORCA DH event has changed race tracks to this super fun looking  DH trail. It looks like a blast. We need more trails like this in the universe, and less wooden shit. Thanks to the trail-builders Jeremy and Pat.

Support Squamish Trails - Buy a trail pass for only $15

Friday, June 24, 2011

the woods

I threw together some POV footage Jordan and myself captured while riding the woods jumps recently. Watch:

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Tynehead Perimeter Trail

Jeremy from BEST just beamed this one over:

TYNEHEAD PERIMETER TRAIL OPENING DAY
Saturday July 16th, 2011
11:00 am to 3:00 pm
the new overpass linking Tynehead to North of the Freeway.
New Surrey cycling Map
If its anything like the Central Valley Greenway, I'm going to love it... More after the jump>>

Ned's

We rode Ned's Atomic Dustbin on Mount Seymour recently. This POV edit features Jordan, following Davis down the classic North Shore trail

Sunday, June 19, 2011

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Invergarry


before
after
We dropped by for an afternoon ride at Invergarry park today. The forest is greening in nicely and the jumps are riding really well. Check out some 'before and after' photos from our day in the woods:

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Leogang World Cup

Round 3 of the UCI 2011 DownHill World Cup went down last weekend in Austria. This year some new names are rising to the top of the circuit. Steve Smith placed Fourth, Aaron Gwin won by Two seconds on the muddy course and carries the Leader Jersey. Here's DirtTV's edit of the finals.

Friday, June 10, 2011

Sanomagic

Mark just beamed over this article about these amazing bikes built of mahogony. The builder is a ninth generation shipwright from Japan. No word on if the builder plans to produce a Downhill bike in the future.

I know what you're thinking: Wooden bicycles that don't suck? YUP.

Thursday, June 9, 2011

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Chris Akrigg

Chris Akrigg is one of my favorite riders out there. It seems like he can do anything. Watch his latest edit below...

UCI World Cup

Round 2 went downlast weekend in Scotland. Round three is next week in Leogang Austria. Dirt put together a nice edit of race day. There have been lots of 'up and comers' in the top ten so far this year. Its great to see some names like Danny Hart on the box.

Thursday, June 2, 2011

Texas Toast

Texas Toast Bmx jam. Worth a watch... there are Lots of gems in this video. Chase Hart had to be my favorite of the vid. Also note the trials course at the beginning.