races & events
Behind the Lawsuit That Closed Oregon’s Mt. Hood Skibowl Bike Park
Have You Ever Taken an Extended Break from Mountain Biking?
With One Fully-Functioning Arm, Cody Schafer is Probably Still Faster Than You
Mt. Hood Skibowl Shuts Down Bike Park Due to Injury Lawsuit
Telluride Includes Injury Insurance with Bike Park Lift Ticket Purchase
Specialized Enduro Team Physio, Alex Marchal, Keeps the team Mobile and She's Wicked Skilled on a Bike
Trail Rider 'Severely Bitten' by Alligator After Falling off Bike into Water in Florida
'Aren't You Going to Get Scars? And Won't That Ruin Your Looks?'
Crowdfunding Campaign Launched to Help Katie Alton After Suffering Horrific Enduro Race Crash
Getting Old Sucks. Rowan Minnion Has Tips for Making MTB Rides Better With Age
Cécile Ravanel in New Beginning [Video]
Family Mountain Bike Bonding: "Do you Want Stitches or a Scar?"
Need Injury Insurance for a Single Day at the Bike Park? Stay Safe with Buddy
Another accident insurance program, Buddy, emerges to cover mountain bike accidents.
3 Readers' Stories That Inspire Me To Keep Pedaling
Mountain biking is both a sport and a community. Here are 3 riders' stories about how they are dealing with serious injury.
Finding Focus On the Trail Ahead When Your Brain Is Occupied Elsewhere [Three Deep Breaths]
Life's distractions can mean the end of a good time on the bike. Here is yet another way to focus your busy brain in an effort to better enjoy your next mountain bike ride.
Former Mountain Biker Uses Mountain Bike Technology To Break Down Barriers To The Outdoors For Himself and Others
Ben Huntzinger designs and builds custom wheelchairs made to handle natural terrain, drawing his inspiration from the sport of mountain biking. This is his story.
Pro Mountain Biker Jolanda Neff Suffers Serious Injuries in Pisgah MTB Crash
Professional Swiss World Cup racer Jolanda Neff was injured in a mountain bike accident in Brevard, NC.
Artist Rudi Jung of Black Magic Paint Shares His Story of Painting Bikes and Adaptive Riding
Rudi's story is one of creativity and adaptation that can teach all of us something about ourselves and about life.
Crash Stories: One Serious Injury Prevented by a Hydration Pack, Another by Full Face Helmet
Two stories of mountain bikers who were saved thanks to protective equipment.
5 Reasons I'm Grateful I Sustained An MTB Injury
Mountain bike injuries can be devastating, both physically and mentally. Yet, there often is a bright side.
Need a Reason to Wear Pads When Mountain Biking? Here are 9
We asked readers if they have ever had a ride, or maybe a knee, saved by wearing pads, and they had some insightful dirtnap narratives to share.
Trent's Story: One Rider's Journey Back To Mountain Biking After A Serious MTB Injury
The inspiring story of a passionate mountain biker who struggled to ride again after a serious injury.