Warning this video contains bikes being ridden at high speed and questionable music.
For the up and coming issue 52 (as part of our “One Ton Weekend” series) Sim decided to spend £100.00 on building a pump track.
Episode 7 Features the Chatel Mountain Style contest in Chatel, France. SeB Eee and his amazing mountain patrol are the kings of the French Alps. They have a vision of serious mountain riding that incorporates big mountain, slopestyle, dirt jump and DH skills all into one blast down the “Face”. Long live Chatel!
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.