Racing

Monongahela Madness

Snowshoe provided one of the most nail-biting finishes to a DH Final in recent memory. The weather cooperated, the track …

Mining for Time

Waking up inside a cloud isn’t too inspiring for 7am. Thankfully, by the time riders dropped in, things cleared out …

West Vir-SEND-ya, damn!

Out of the gate and straight into full-send mode, this track is a beast. Speeds are high, the in-between is …

Aggro Appalachia

I managed to not once play John Denver’s famed song on the drive to Snowshoe. I think that’s impressive! After …

Big Wins

DownhillWorld Championships is boring right up until it’s not. The whole week leading up to the one run that matters …

A Casual Day On The Hill

An extra day of practice feels weird. Riders aren’t building to anything on the gap day between Qualifying and Finals, …

Start The Clock

The story line thus far has only been one of guesses and speculation. Riders have been on track, but without …

Creative Streak

Finding inspiration at a familiar location can be challenging. Having been to MSA a few times, the “angle options” have …

Ruthless Return

Flashback to 2010, I’m driving through Quebec reading out printed-off directions by the light of the passing road lamps, winging …

Privateer Perspectives

It’s tough for the privateers, racers and squids alike. This project came together at Windrock during the opening round of …

Spicy Speed Machine

Sriracha. That the new bike’s name. The new bike is a Marin Hawk Hill 3, which the dudes at Marin …

Rainrock

When the conditions don’t need explanation; A small gallery of the wild conditions in Tennesse for the first race of …

Two Degrees

  The Handlebar, without it we would probably ride unicycles. It is the main greeting point on a bike, the first …

Racer Ready…

Definitely don’t call it a comeback. Just putting it out there… With that said, I was finally able to make …

Can you feel the speed?

I will never not own a DH bike. To me, it is the ultimate contraption for fun. This is the …

MSA Finals

Twas a beauty of a day for a race. The Women’s race was a battle against a track which had …

MSA Qualifying

Sunny day and a light breeze made for a nice time on the hill. The cameras had a different idea …

MSA Practice

Today was a first: they had to stop the lift in the middle of Group A due to lightning. With …

US Open Recap

Right then…ended up covering the US Open for Vital MTB, so that was sick. We will see how MSA goes! …

Two Week Bonanza

Gear up and let’s go! This week is the first half of the two biggest weeks in racing in the …