Five2Ride: The Best Bike Trails near St. Louis

The city of St. Louis is located on the banks of the mighty Mississippi river, dotted with rolling hills that are perfect for mountain biking, particularly on the southwest side of the metro area. The Gateway Off Road Cyclists (GORC) work tirelessly to build and maintain dozens of bike trails in the St. Louis area and beyond, giving visitors …

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Top-Rated Mountain Bike Handlebars of 2017

Top Rated Mountain Bike Handlebars

Do you care what handlebar is mounted on your mountain bike? Chances are you do if you’re reading this article, but one takeaway from our recent gear survey is that many mountain bikers don’t. Of the 2,100 people who filled out our survey, only 1,400 responded to the handlebar question. The 700 people (that’s a full 33%) …

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Watch: Nicholi Rogatkin Sticks World’s First Twister on a Downhill Bike

Freeride mountain biker Nicholi Rogatkin (USA) has once again landed a world’s first trick: an off-axis 1080 — known as “The Twister” — on a downhill bike during Suzuki Nine Knights MTB at Reschenpass, South Tyrol, Italy. Rogatkin first attempted and landed “The Twister” on a dirt bike last year and still remains the only …

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