• Dave Wiens named IMBA Exec Director

    Submitted by Khem Suthiwan on February 15th, 2017

    Retired racer Dave Wiens has quickly moved from the board chair of the International Mountain Bicycling Association to becoming its executive director. He replaces Mike Van Abel who resigned as executive director last summer. Read more

    • Old Man Winter Rally – Race Recap

      Submitted by Dana Willett on February 13th, 2017

      By Erin Trail Over 800 racers gathered at Sandstone Park in Lyons, CO for the third annual Old Man Winter Rally.   We had ahhhhhmazing weather, despite forecasts for overnight snow (which fortunately stayed away). Temps were in the mid-40s, the wind was tolerable, roads were dry, and the sun was shining. Conditions had set upRead More

      • Women’s Empowerment Ride

        Submitted by Khem Suthiwan on January 25th, 2017

        In April 2017, a team of ten women will set out on a four-day mountain bike ride of the White Rim Trail in Utah under the guidance of Angela Wolz. This adventure, ‘The Women’s Empowerment Ride’, seeks to boost both, the mental and physical capabilities of its participants through exposure to nature, shared stories and especially through support and encouragement. Read more

        • Downhills Final Bootleg Nevada State Champs Video

          Submitted by Khem Suthiwan on January 16th, 2017

          It’s sunny and dry in Nevada – check out these daring downhill runs – and epic yard sales! Read more

          • After a Seven-Year Hunt, Man Charged in Death of Mountain Bike Pioneer Mike Rust

            Submitted by Khem Suthiwan on January 9th, 2017

            The mountain bike Hall of Famer disappeared mysteriously from his Colorado home in 2009. Police finally have charged someone with his killing. Read more

            • Mountain Resorts Adding Summer Biking Features

              Submitted by Nicole Odell on December 27th, 2016

              By Jason Blevins The Denver Post Final approval is nearing for summer-development projects intended to encourage year-round visitation at Snowmass and Copper Mountain resorts. The White River National Forest has issued a draft decision of its environmental assessment of Copper Mountain’s summer plans and is soliciting public input on its draft environmental impact statement forRead More

              • Leadville Trail 100 MTB Race Lottery Open

                Submitted by Jen Findley on December 1st, 2016

                Lottery registration is open for Blueprint for Athletes including Leadville Trail 100 MTB, Run as well as the Austin Rattler MTB and Run which are qualifiers for the Leadville events.

                Lottery registration closes Dec. 31st. Read more

                • One Mountain Biker’s Race Against MS

                  Submitted by Nicole Odell on November 23rd, 2016

                  From Singletracks.com Photos via Grace Ragland. Grace Ragland is an avid mountain bike racer, coach, IMBA-certified instructor, NICA league board member, Liv Ambassador, motivational speaker, and professional seamstress. She lives in Huntsville, Alabama, but spends an extended period of time in Colorado each summer to hang out and race her bike. She’s raced the LeadvilleRead More

                  • 12 minutes of Adrenaline: USA National Downhill Championships highlights

                    Submitted by Dana Willett on November 18th, 2016

                    We love MountainBike Mania – a TV show exclusively covering pro downhill mountain bike racing. Here are all the winning runs from Tanner Stephens, Aaron Gwin, Shawn Neer, Isak Leivsson, Shane Leslie, & Austin Bubba Warren from the 2016 USA National Downhill Series and National Championships!