The best mountain bikers of the world are flying through the air of the ice rink in Thun on the 29th till 30th of April. One of them takes off even earlier. The Englishman Sam Pilgrim, who has not only won the Swatch Rocket Air in 2013, but also took the overall win of the Freeride Mountain Bike Tour that year, flies through the beautiful Swiss mountains to be at the contest on time.
Introducing GoPro’s new road cycling series called “Beyond the Race – An Inside Look at Competitive Cycling”.
“Beyond the Race” will provide new insights and behind-the-scenes footage around the preparations for Tour de France and will uncover the most intriguing stories from the world of cycling. In addition, take a closer look into the team behind the athletes; from expert mechanics to director sportifs, cooks to soigneurs.
Follow these professional athletes and support teams to experience their often untold stories to find out what it takes to go from practice to the peloton. Stay tuned to watch these these cyclists battle it out during races from Paris-Roubaix to Dauphine to Tour de France and truly get to know the legends of the cycling world.
Is the acceleration of women’s performances in big wave surfing a new phenomenon? Are we really witnessing the beginning of the fairer sex becoming a force in waves traditionally dominated by men?
The conversation certainly picked up a bit more volume this winter, with the 2016 WSL XXL Big Wave Awards serving as a bit of a closing statement when Keala Kennelly bagged the Pure Scot Barrel Award. It signals more than a dramatic shift in surfing history. It’s a move to … More