Archive for the ‘Mt. Bike’ Category
Warm weather and early season trail maintenance will allow Northstar California to open its lift-served mountain bike and hike park early this summer.
The park is scheduled to open June 7, weather permitting. Riders and hikers of all levels can try downhill and cross-country mountain biking on some of the most popular trails in the region.
The resort’s bike event schedule is … More
With the start of the World Cup Downhill series at Fort William less than a month away its time to preview the season ahead. To do this I surveyed the opinions of last year’s top ten men and top five women riders with a series of ten taxing (or perhaps inane depending on your view point) questions.
Here’s a great reminder from that Parkin’s about just what went on last season.
1: Lets get this one out of the way…. Where do you stand on the wheel size debate in Downhill? Have you tested other wheel sizes? Will you be running anything larger this year?
Aaron Gwin: I feel like 29ers are … More
The fourth stop on the USA Cycling Pro Mountain Bike Gravity Tour (Pro GRT) was the Mountain Creek Spring Classic on May 19 in Vernon, N.J.
Despite their absence at the New Jersey event, Aaron Gwin (Wildomar, Calif./Specialized Racing) and Robyn Embrey (Incline Village, Nev./Shine Riders Co) still hold the top spots in the men’s and women’s Pro GRT standings.
Brook MacDonald (NZL) entered the Pro GRT men’s standings on Sunday when he put down the fastest time of the day on the wet course, finishing in … More