Decades later, swing bikes are still the most fun you can have on two wheels

May 17th, 2018|

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Swing bikes are to cycling, as drifting cars is to driving. Put another way, if you like riding a bicycle, then it’s likely you’ll […]

Secret Island Adventure: Sebastian Keep and fellow BMXers ride giant Denge sound mirror

May 13th, 2018|

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When Dr. William Sansome Tucker designed a set of experimental concrete acoustic mirrors in the 1920s, he could never have foreseen that almost one […]

Watch Danny MacAskill front flip his bike into the ocean after riding atop Gran Canaria’s rooftops

May 12th, 2018|

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A year ago, GoPro released a video of trial rider Danny MacAskill skillfully hopping his mountain bike about the colorful rooftops of Las Palmas […]

Marshall “Major” Taylor is to competitive cycling’s early days as Tiger Woods is to golf

April 27th, 2018|

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A century before golfer Tiger Woods became the first African-American to win the Masters with a record 12-stroke margin of victory, another black man […]

Adventure in Namibia: Mountain biking with Kyle Jameson and paragliding with Guillaume Broust

April 20th, 2018|

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Namibia, Africa is best known by tourists for Etosha National Park, which covers more than 20,000 square kilometers and is home to lions, rhinos, […]

Nicole Frýbortová shows why artistic cycling is like gymnastics on wheels

April 13th, 2018|

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When Nicole Frýbortová was seven years old, riding her bicycle the traditional way wasn’t nearly enough. The young Czech not only wanted to ride […]

Nicholi Rogatkin flips out after landing first ever 1440 in mountain bike competition

March 15th, 2018|

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There are a handful of moments etched into the collective memory of extreme sports fans — Tony Hawk’s skateboarding 720, and Kelly Slater’s surfing […]

Max Stöckl rockets to world record for fastest MTB downhill speed at 167.6 kph (104.1 mph)

March 10th, 2018|

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Austrian Markus “Max” Stöckl likes nothing better than to go down a slope as fast as possible and has been setting speed downhill mountain-bike […]

MTB rider Yannick Granieri brings spiked-wheel thrills to downhill ice track

March 7th, 2018|

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First it was a couple mountain bikers with a pioneering a ride down a white-knuckle ski slope outside Wyoming’s Jackson Hole, then it was […]

Zenga Bros bring heightened awareness to cycling with weird and wonderful tall bikes

February 19th, 2018|

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Tall bikes, as the name suggests, are tall bikes (like really, really tall bikes). Canada’s Zenga Bros have long been at the forefront of […]

La La Land: Meet the skater, BMXer and freerunner featured in “Another Day of Sun”

February 15th, 2018|

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Among the six Academy awards won by the 2016 musical La La Land was one for Best Cinematography, and perhaps no scene exemplifies the […]

Wee Welsh town of weird sports plays host to World Mountain Bike Chariot Race Championships

February 13th, 2018|

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Llanwrtyd Wells, with a population of 600, bills itself as the smallest town in the United Kingdom, but the wee Welsh village is better […]