Good Month / Bad Month: August 2018


Martin Maes

From the Top of the World and the Podium in Whistler, to the King of the Mud in La Bresse

Naysayers who claim that he had better conditions should wind their neck in - it was wet for everyone and his name is at the top of the results sheet in a discipline he's not focussing on.
More Races and More Winners

Crankworx, EWS, and UCI DH

Bike Geeks Rejoice

Fox's Live Valve is finally here, plus a bunch of new bikes and kit.

Trek's Remedy was updated, Cannondale dropped a big wheeled Jekyll, Devinci's 29er Wilson is available to buy, an ex-Norco engineer surprised us with the 130mm travel Forbidden Bikes high-pivot 29er, Kona's carbon Process, Scott's 170mm Ransom, Polygon's new XquarOne downhill bike is official and Giant's new Trance and Liv Intrigue also came to market.

More riding time = more time in the face of danger

The Vulcan

Gee Atherton not selected for World Champs