Claus Enevoldsen

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Life Lessons from the World's Most Extreme Cyclists

Early one August morning in 2013, I joined a small group of cyclists gathered on London Bridge. I could feel the nervous energy as we did a final gear check and said goodbye to family and friends. As the second hand on Big Ben ticked out the final minute, 31 racers lined up at the starting line. At …

Cycling

Trail Guide: Bend to the Cascades

Adam Craig and Kathy Pruitt road trip Central Oregon to check out new trails in the Willamette National Forest<p>Bend local Adam Craig recently …

Cycling

Interview: Annika Langvad on Racing Cyclocross at 2017 Jingle Cross World Cup

Last week, Amanda Nauman made a good catch when we posted the Jingle Cross World Cup starts lists last week:<p>YO. Anyone else notice @AnnikaLangvad …

Cycling

This amazing man is doing back-breaking work, all to save a little-known trail.

“When I drive into the Badlands, I feel my blood pressure drop. I feel my stress disappear. I feel my worries just vanish." #PromotedPost

Blood Pressure

Watch Fabio Wibmer tame a trail like no other

What do you get if you combine a pair of helicopters, the trials riding skills of Fabio Wibmer and the breathtaking trails of the Dolomites? Well, …

Mountains

Watch: Terrifying moment a mountain biker encounters a bear sat on the trail - Dirt

We’re guessing there were two skid marks after this hairy moment!<p>Reddit user pfffhuckit has posted up these two videos that show his close encounter …

Mountain Biking

World Champs - redux - Dirt

There’s no way we could talk about Cairns without mentioning the return of the Flat Pedal Thunder to Down Under. Sam Hill turned up on his trail bike …

Mountain Biking

The most talked-about cycling brand has finally come to America, and it wants to disrupt the bicycle industry by selling some of the world's best bikes directly online at a steep discount, but insiders say it faces fierce headwinds

The most talked-about cycling brand in the world right now is Canyon Bicycles, which opened for business in the US on August 15. The German company manufacturers high-end road, mountain, triathlon, and commuter bikes and sells in more than 100 countries. And though its origins date from 1984, …

Cycling

Watch the Red Bull Dolomitenmann 2017 highlights clip for epic action

Athletes have covered a lot of ground since the Dolomitenmann began, 30 long editions ago. The concept is simple: four members of a team each contest …

Auto Racing

Marijuana and Performance: Does Using Weed Help or Hinder Your Mountain Biking?

Go for a ride and crack a beer trailside, or enjoy one afterward. Clearly beer is embraced by mountain bikers. In fact, it’s weird for a brewery to …

Cannabis

Men DH results 🥇 @LoicBruni 🇫🇷 🥈 @SikMikHannah 🇦🇺 🥉 @AaronGwin1 🇺🇸 #mtbworlds https://t.co/M8QIFUY3af

Swiss Hat Trick in Cairns

Switzerland proved that they had depth across all XCO categories when they won the Team Relay on the opening day of the 2017 Mountain Bike World …

Olympics

Schurter and Neff win world elite

09 September 2017, 13:47<p>Nino Schurter led a Swiss domination of all cross country categories at the mountain bike world championships in Australia on …

Mountains

It's @nschurter !! Back to back World Champion 🌈 and the PERFECT SEASON ✌️ #Mtbworlds https://t.co/vkm1zOnBCL

Britain’s Last makes history with silver at UCI Mountain Bike World Championships

Annie Last made history as she won Great Britain’s first-ever medal in elite women’s cross-country at a UCI Mountain Bike World Championships with a …

Cycling

"Get Down Beeatch!! " 🚑 Apparently that's what I must've thought to myself as I clipped the bank & ate dirt! Broken collarbone puts an end to me defending my World Champs title. Absolutely devastated doesn't come close! A MASSIVE MASSIVE thank you to @littletrace13 @sickmick83 for getting me up & walking me to safety,I wish them both titles 🙌❤️🙌 @gopro #gopro #quikstories #ridecairns #ucimtbworldchamps

Rachel Atherton: Champion out of UCI Downhill Mountain Bike World Championships

Britain's defending champion Rachel Atherton has been forced to withdraw from the UCI Downhill Mountain Bike World Championships in Australia with a fractured collarbone.

Mountain Biking

How to Elevate Your Backpacking and Camping Food Game

Food tastes better in the outdoors… we’re pretty sure it’s science. But no matter how delicious your favorite freeze-dried meal is, or how much you …

Camping

RESULTS: Elite Timed Training Runs & Junior Seeding from World Champs

A dry, dusty track made life tricky for DH racers at the 2017 UCI World Championships in Cairns. Today was their official timed training session, the …

Mountain Biking

Austria and Australia Win First XCO Titles

Austria and host nation Australia took the first XCO titles of the 2017 UCI Mountain Bike World Championships on Thursday, in Cairns, Australia. …

Cycling

Onboard with Simon Andreassen / XCO Course - Cairns, AUS

YouTube

Artist/Mountain Biker Rides In & Out of Her Painted Canvas

In athletic endeavors, there are often underlying attributes that provide a foundation for talent. Mental and physical strength are the obvious …

Creativity

Switzerland opens Cairns Worlds with a win

The 2017 UCI Mountain Bike World Championships opened in Cairns, Australia, on Wednesday with the team relay, and the Swiss powerhouse team …

Strong

See the best MTB trails that Carinthia in Austria has to offer

Carinthia sits in the southern part of Austria and offers a unique lake and mountain experience. You can enjoy amazing mountain bike trails and ride …

Europe

Your Guide to the Ultimate Cycling Road Trip

After 14 months riding bikes around North America, the “Roaming Robos” share their #vanlife essentials<p>In 2016, Jon and Pam Robichaud, 39, rented out their home in Boulder, Colorado, and hit the road in a tricked-out Mercedes Sprinter. For 14 months, the “Roaming Robos” drove and rode their way …

Road Trips

Ken Burns never knew how wrong he was about the Vietnam War

Novelist Robert Stone once likened the Vietnam War to a piece of shrapnel “embedded in our definition of who we are.” Who better to extract that …

World War II

Sacred Rides Bring Your Partner Adventures Facilitate Marital Bliss

“I told him that he couldn’t go on holiday without me again,” said one of the women on our Sacred Rides Rocky Mountain Bring Your Partner Adventure. …

Mountain Biking

Want to make smarter, faster decisions? Add this third element to your pro-con list

Whenever I have a conflict—Should I take this gig? Move to that apartment? Order a $30 pug T-shirt I don’t need?—my boyfriend suggests that I write a pro-con list. I tend to resist: Pro-con lists can be helpful, no doubt. But they often feel like a zero-sum game—with the extensive costs and …

Writing

Watch: Nicholi Rogatkin lands world's first 1440 - Dirt

Simply unreal! Nicholi Rogatkin has added another 360 degrees on top of his 1080 Twister in mountain biking’s first ever 1440 – four full rotations. …

Mountain Biking