France is a place that has a really strong representation on the slopestyle scene and today we'll talk with another young gun, Thibault Figone. This young shredder has an amazing riding style, strong combos, and his 2017 video edit is for some time now, one of our favorite edits!
I wanted to do something like a review of the book - There Is No Need To Be Afraid Of The Dark made by Bicycle Nightmares x Hector Saura. The question was how to do it. How to write a review of a book that is composed of unique photos? I'm still not sure but I believe that this one deserves some attention so let's do it.
They are young, their riding style is amazing and they send it! The new generation of the freestyle mountain bikers has a lot to offer! One of them is Jakub Hejl and we had a little talk with this guy! This Czech shredder is able to use his high technical riding basically everywhere. Street, park or dirt? Jakub has always some great move in his pocket! Keep reading and find out more about Jakub in our Getting to know series.
The Rise crew is the world well-known mountain bike crew that is very often associated with street riding and a simply great time on the bike. For us, it will be always a symbol of the street riding because we have followed all their video edits in our very first riding times. Over last few years it isn't just a crew that make mind-blowing video edits but they stepped up their game and became a brand with their own high-end mountain bike frame, clothes and a strong base of fans! We want to bring you more exclusive content with amazing information and stories. We believe this is it! Enjoy it and show them some love!
It was 17th of August 2013. That day all the mountain bike world focused his attention on the Super Bowl of the MTB Slopestyle - the Red Bull Joyride. Canadian homeboy Brayden Barrett-Hay was the first rider on top of the hill, ready to drop. That day Brayden Barrett-Hay had an ugly, life-threatening crash. Brayden was knocked unconscious for a day and was bleeding in three places on his brain.
Diego Caverzasi, the Italian Slopestyle shredder who even without big sponsor partner behind his back sends mind-blowing runs and shows his name on top of all the biggest events around the world! We made an interview with this mountain bike athlete and answer all the important questions like what is on top of his playlist, does he like cats or what he is doing? Let's find out!