5 Key Stats From Downhill Racers in the Pinkbike State of the Sport Survey

Welcome to the 2023 Pinkbike State of Sport Survey. This anonymous survey is designed to help shed light on key issues affecting the professional field and elite competition. We’ve interviewed the world’s best cyclists to hear their thoughts, ideas, concerns and critiques on mountain biking heading into 2023, all in an anonymous format. To read … Read more

We Surveyed 152 of the World’s Best Pro Mountain Bikers – Welcome to Pinkbike’s State of the Sport Survey 2023

In the first half of 2021, we conducted our first State of Sport Survey. The survey was carried out with the aim of shedding light on various issues in the professional field of mountain biking and allowing cyclists to advocate for themselves, albeit anonymously, what they should change – and can -be what should remain … Read more

Makena Morley finishes runner-up at U.S. cross country championships, earns Team USA berth

406mtsports.com BILLINGS — Bigfork native Makena Morley placed second at the USATF National Cross Country Championships on Saturday at Pole Green Park in Richmond, Va. Morley completed the 10km course in 32 minutes and 24 seconds to finish behind winner Ednah Kurgat (32:07). As one of the first six finalists, Morley, who races for Asics, … Read more

Sam Blenkinsop Signs With Crestline Bike Co.

PRESS RELEASE: Crestline Bike Co. & Cascade Components As you can surely imagine, we’ve been skimming this news here at Crestline Bike Co. and Cascade Components for a little while. We are happy to officially welcome Sam Blenkinsop to the Crestline family! Sam has a number of races on the cards and the passion is … Read more

Liv Factory Racing and Liv Racing Collective Announce 2023 Team Rosters

PRESS RELEASE: Liv Cycling Liv, the cycling brand dedicated to getting more women on bikes, has announced its Factory Racing and Racing Collective teams. Liv Factory Racing, Liv’s team for the UCI Cross Country (XCO) World Cup, welcomes Jenn Jackson (Canada) and Ronja Blöchlinger (Switzerland). Jackson is a former Canadian Elite XCO Champion (2021). She … Read more

Sam Pilgrim Signs with Canyon

Originally from Colchester in the United Kingdom, Sam Pilgrim has been competing for more than two decades, despite his modest age of 32. He is now globally recognized for his hugely successful Youtube channel. Hi there. 2023 with Canyon is going to be epic. It’s a dream come true. I’ll be riding the best bikes … Read more

World Cup DH Semi-Finals & Enduro Given UCI World Cup Status for 2023

The UCI and Warner Bros. Discovery (WBD) have announced that from 2023 Enduro and E-enduro will be added to the World Cup calendar and there will be a semi-final at the DH World Cups. It looks like there will be big changes coming next year with the EWS receiving UCI World Cup status and becoming … Read more

The 5 Best (and 5 Worst) Things About Being a World Cup Mechanic

Les gens me posent parfois des questions sur le comment, le quoi et le pourquoi de l’arrachement de la Coupe du monde. Bien que je ne sois pas un vétéran du circuit – il y a des mécaniciens qui ont littéralement passé des décennies dans les stands – j’y ai goûté au cours des deux … Read more

Video: Miranda Miller Explores the MTB Culture in Japan

Why Japan? Well, just because. And, of course, the food. The reality is that the seeds were planted in my youth and were watered by chance encounters, events and life experiences. It sounds meaningless, but if you grew up on the west coast of Canada, you know that sushi is a recognized food group. I … Read more

Video: Follow the Canyon CLLCTV FMD Team Through 2022 in ‘How We Roll’ – Episode 1

Words: Canyon Say hello to the next greatest mountain biking video series; How do we ride. Bringing a fresh perspective to the world of FMD racing team for all the behind the scenes and drama. The series was created to be enjoyed by those in and out of the sport, so take a seat and … Read more