Watch: Brandon Semenuk Goes Urban in “Street Sweeper”

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STREET SWEEPER from Rupert Walker on Vimeo. Inspired by Martin Luther King Jr.’s speech, ‘Street Sweeper’, 1967. _________________________________ Rider: Brandon Semenuk Film/Edit: Rupert Walker Location: Barcelona, Spain Animation: Scott Waraniak VFX: Dan Gaud Audio: Keith White Photography: Hector Saura Music: Snake Eyes (Instrumental) – The Earth and Arrow (Licensing through Marmoset Music) Voice Over: Martin …

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Video: How To Overhaul Your Mountain Bike – Keep Your Bike Riding Like New

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We all love that new bike feeling. But, after a couple of months, the chances are that that feeling will be long-gone. You can keep your bike feeling fresh though. There are a few key components that you should check regularly and be prepared to replace. Here’s a quick look at the regular service and …

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World Record Video: Longest MTB Wheelie in 1 Hour: 25.72km

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On the 11th of June, 2015, Manuel Scheidegger set the record for the longest bicycle wheelie on one hour, with a distance of 25.72km/16 miles! The record was set at Stadion Lachen Thun in Switzerland. According to Manuel, “the world record attempt also had the goal to raise money for the reconstruction schools, drinking water, …

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Screen Cast Video: The Skill Mountain Bikers Must Learn to Avoid Crashing into Trees

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While watching mountain bike crash videos recently, I noticed something in a few of the clips that showed crashes with trees: riders panicking by trying to turn their bars/front wheels to avoid a last-second collision instead of more pronounced and reflexive leaning of the bike. And then it occurred to me that learning side-to-side bike/body …

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