First Year-Round, Dedicated DH Bike Park in North America Slated to Open in Western North Carolina

photo courtesy Bailey Mountain Bike Park

Whoa, that title was a mouthful–they had my attention at DH bike park! Bailey Mountain Bike Park, located just 20 minutes outside Asheville, NC, is slated to open this June with what they claim is the first year-round, dedicated downhill mountain bike park in North America. The park will initially open with a shuttle service …

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News: Kali Announces the Shiva Ultra Light Full Face Helmet

Photo: Brad Holmes

If you’re a gravity lover, you’re most likely painfully aware of how important your helmet can be. Helmets are important for all of us, of course, but the downhill boys and girls need a little extra protection. Luckily, the sport of motocross has been tossing humans to the ground with bone-shattering force for decades now, …

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Video: DH Champs – Rotorua Bike Festival, New Zealand

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DH Champs – Rotorua Bike Festival – Day Two from John Colthorpe / / EIVOMEDIA on Vimeo. Day two of the Rotorua Bike Fesitval was full on with riders coming from around the globe to take part in ripping down the freshly minted Nationals Track. The variation in terrain and speed led to some great …

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Video: Best of Claudio Caluori’s Wild POV Rides

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A must-see video of any UCI World Cup weekend is the inimitable GoPro course preview from Claudio Caluori.   Anyone who has watched a point-of-view video of the Gstaad-Scott manager and veteran downhill speed demon previewing a course over the last three years will understand why the bubbly Swiss man is our go-to for such clips.   Caluori is …

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