4X full sussers is the theme of the bike test for Singletrack issue 52. We were wondering if they’d be The Perfect Bike for riding modern UK trail centres. So we took them to arguably the swoopiest of trail centres – Brechfa Forest in south Wales. Here’s the resulting video footage.
Here’s a little taster from the bigger video coming soon from our trip to Norway which as you can see was no fun at all.
ReJeKt is a behind-the-scenes webisode about the characters of Kranked-REVOLVE. Episode 6 features the first leg of Radical Films’ 2009 Euro tour. We met up with Sam Pilgrim in Hungary for the Balaton Bike Fest.
According to us this new flick is “a cinematic state of the union for mountain biking today.” Wowsers. UPDATE: This DVD is now available to buy in the Singletrack Online Shop.
First day on the mountain above Morzine with a selection of the big bikes we took with us. A preview of the upcoming feature in issue 52 – out September 3rd
ReJeKt is a webisode about the characters of Kranked-REVOLVE. Episode 5 features Rene Wildhaber aka the Piston ReJektd. Here the Bossman (Bjørn Enga) tries to add some excitement by trying a new format.
This weekend is Maribor in Slovenia for Round 5 of the NISSAN UCI DHI & 4X World Cup. Right now the sun is blazing hot, but heavy rain is forecast over the weekend, so this should make for some exciting racing as last year’s Maribor winner, Sam Hill, is hungry for another win here and not shy of a bit of water.
Shimano has teamed up with Anthill Films to produce a series of videos that showcase its 2009 mountain disc brake technologies through the eyes of some of the best in the sport.
The Annapurna Circuit is usually a 19-day trek. These guys did it in under three… That’s over 4,000 metres of climbing!
ReJeKt is a behind the scenes webisode about the making of Kranked-REVOLVE. Episode 2 features day 2 & 3 of the Williams Lake shoot of James Doerfling. The Coastal Crew gets to work building and shooting lines.