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There is always some amazing story to tell. Never Skip Riding tries to bring stories from the bicycle world and look at them from a different angle. This is it, so... never skip riding, you little devils.
Location: Tallinn | Estonia Season: April Last champion: Kevin Peraza (MEX) Simple Session is a world-renowned BMX and skateboarding contest with 17 years of history, bringing together globes greatest BMX riders and skaters for a weekend of incredible action. Simple Session 17 will be hosting around 150 top athletes from 30+ countries at Saku Arena, including an impressive line-up of the most established riders as...
  Location: New Zealand Season: March Last champion: Brett Rheeder (CAN)     Rotorua - New Zealand takes a part of Crankworx slopestyle festivals. It's 5 days of competition and concerts, all in the spirit of the mountain biking. The legends of downhill, slopestyle, and enduro at one place! All the action happens in the Redwoods of Skyline Rotorua Gravity Park. After a huge loss of the legendary...
  Location: New Zealand | Germany | France | Canada Season: March - August Last champion: Jakub Vencl (CZE)   The love child of dual slalom and slopestyle, dual speed & style is a chess match for the riders as they battle their opponent and the clock, while trying to execute the most stylish run possible. Booster jumps, step-downs, boner logs and wooden drops, greet each athlete...
  Location: New Zealand | Rotorua Season: March Last champion: Reed Boggs (USA) | Casey BROWN (CAN)     Leap into the air, turn the bike to a 45-degree angle and raise the tires to greet the horizon. There you have the whip. Pull it off mid-air, with rock star amplitude, and it’s a Crankworx crowning achievement. Developed by Kiwi mountain bike photographer Sven Martin as an unofficial event, the...
  Location: London | Great Britain Season: February Last champion: Nicholi Rogatkin (USA)   The UK's Biggest Freeride Mountain Bike Competition. For the first time in history, the UK will host a Gold FMB World Tour event, in the heart of London, at the London Bike Show. Explore the latest bikes and special offers from the biggest and best cycling brands across all disciplines and budgets, meet special guests...

Whitestyle [EVENT]

  Location: Leogang | Austria Season: January | February Last champion: -     A bike contest in a snow landscape? Exactly, the White Style in Leogang is a unique combination of freestyle mountain biking and meter-high walls of snow and ice. Since 2005, the world elite has been travelling to Leogang, to pull of a great show and move the numerous spectators into...

VVC Force 2015

https://vimeo.com/151021876 This is madness! Madness? This is RUSSIA! Mountain bike double bars, fakie whips? No big deal! MUST SEE! MTB industry in Russia goes by its own, strange way. It has begun dying even before it was truly born. All-season infrastructure for training, regular competitions, full sponsorship contracts — none of it is about Russia. Because of that, even the most...
  Location: Thun | Switzerland Season: January | February Last champion: Nicholi Rogatkin (USA)     Rocket Air holds a unique place on the FMB World Tour due to it being the only MTB slopestyle event that takes place indoors. With a capacity of 9,000 spectators, the noise generated by the fans under the roof of the Thun arena gives this contest one of most special atmospheres...

Farm Jam [EVENT]

  Location: Deep in the South | New Zealand Season: February Last champion MTB: Matt Jones (UK) Last champion BMX: Logan Martin (AUS)   Deep in the South Island of New Zealand lies the Frew family farm. Boasting 2,600 acres of fertile Southland soil, the farm usually supports three brothers and their families. Yet every second year the farm gets transformed into an action sports wonderland of Freestyle Motocross,...
  Location: Hout Bay | Cape Town | South Africa Season: February Last champion MTB: Nick Clarke (CAN) Last champion BMX: Declan Brooks (UK)   Africa's biggest MTB & BMX dirt jump competition in Cape Town! The Night Harvest started as a locals only jam at one of the most beautiful set of jumps, Potato Trails in Hout Bay. Word of this unique event held at night with the...