Prototype power meter measures braking forces

Have you ever wondered how much speed you’re losing by death gripping the brakes?

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2016 Outdoor Demo Mega Gallery

Interbike kicks off every year with an outdoor festival in the desert. Click through to take a tour of the booths and atmosphere.

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IMBA member survey indicates increased trail access

Three-quarters of IMBA members said mountain bike trail access has increased in their community in the past decade. Perceived negative image of mountain biking ranked as No. 1 threat.

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Will Sam Hill be the new king of enduro?

Round No. 7 of the Enduro World Series will be remembered as the race where Sam Hill earned his enduro stripes.

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GoPro Karma drone takes flight

Rumored for a couple years now, the GoPro drone is finally here. It is late to market but it looks like a true, purpose-built video capture device that is competitively priced.

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Video: Jeff Lenosky Trail Boss series heads to Arizona

Check out the second video in the Trail Boss Series from South Mountain near Phoenix, Arizona. In this episode Jeff Lenosky tackles some notoriously difficult trails, including “The Waterfall.”

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New GoPro HERO5 cameras unveiled

Branching out beyond POV and action sports, GoPro has released a suite of products to capture one’s adventures. Here is the centerpiece of the line-up, the new Hero5 cameras.

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Colorado’s Alchemy Bicycles launches new Arktos

One of the most talked about bikes from last year’s Interbike trade show is now more affordable. This week, Colorado’s Alchemy Bicycles announced the expansion of its mountain line with its Arktos and Arktos Custom models.

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DT Swiss hires Marty Caivano to expand Events Program

Caivano comes to DT with a wealth of knowledge and mechanical skills (UBI graduate as well as a previous career in photo journalism), a positive outlook, and extreme love for the sport of cycling.

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Video: Thomas Vanderham and Matt Hunter in Scotland

Scotland may be cold and wet, but the riding is incredible. Check out Thomas Vanderham and Matt Hunter in this coast-to-coast adventure through the rugged Scottish Highlands.

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Rachel Atherton: Pursuing Perfection

After an undefeated year of World Cup DH racing, Rachel Atherton capped off her season by winning the World Championships. Get an inside look into what was going on in her head in this mini documentary by Shimano.

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EWS Round 7: Valberg, France Track Preview

After a long break, the EWS is back. This time, the action is taking place in France over two grueling days. Hit play to get a taste of the action.

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How to cuttie with Bryn Atkinson

What the hell is a cuttie?

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Stan’s NoTubes S1 series cover broad wheel-tire spectrum

There is such a thing as too wide when it comes to rims is part of the message behind Stan’s NoTubes recently launched tubeless ready S1 series MTB wheels, which are also geared to the budget conscious consumer.

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5 tips for smashing rock gardens from DH pro Neko Mulally

Neko Mulally is one of America’s fastest World Cup DH racers. As a result, he approaches things a little differently than your average rider. No matter what your speed, his trips for riding through rock gardens will help make you faster.

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Motobecane releases new HAL6 and NightTrain bikes

Bikesdirects always seems to deliver bike deals with impressive components. Notable spec on this Hal6 150mm travel bike is ‘Full SRAM Eagle drivetrain’ at a street price of $2500.

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Specialized Ambush helmet review

The Specialized Ambush is a full coverage helmet designed for all mountain use. In addition to impressive coverage, it also manages to deliver superb ventilation.

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Video: The alternative to traditional helmets

Yesterday, we showed you a host of the new removable chinbar helmets that are about to enter the market. Today, something different. Meet the airbag for you head.

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Five new enduro-ready helmets with removable chinbars

Helmets have come a long way in recent years. Gone are the days when you were forced to choose between light weight and ventilation versus legitimate all-mountain protection. The modern trail helmet can do it all.

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What is Shimano Di2?

Shimano’s Di2 (digital integrated intelligence) is a shifting option that instead of using mechanical cables, is an electronic gear-shifting system that enables riders to execute shifts with electronic switches vs. mechanical shift levers.

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Fastest Bikes at the Vail Outlier Offroad Festival

The Vail Outlier Offroad Festival teamed up with USA Cycling to host the Rocky Mountain Regional XC and enduro championships. Photographer Eddie Clark was there and caught these shots of the fastest riders and their bikes.

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Let’s ride with Bill Nye the Science Bike Guy

In this new series, Bill Nye dons his trademark bow tie to explain the magic of riding a bicycle.

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If your bike was a car, it would be….

If your bike had four wheels and a soul, what car do you think it would be?

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Watch Danny Hart and Rachel Atherton’s winning runs

Many riders claimed that this year’s DH World Championships in Val Di Sole, Italy, was among the most difficult ever. After watching the POV and race footage, we’re inclined to agree.

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15 Must-Have Tools for the Home Mechanic

Whether you’re a racer and need a basic traveling setup, or an aspiring home mechanic, these tools will help keep you rolling.

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