DON’T SLEEP ON ARKANSAS: The MTB mecca

Revolution is a strong word. Even so, it feels appropriate to describe how Northwest Arkansas has incorporated a complete mountain bike experience into the region. The ambitious strategy that began in Bentonville, and now expands throughout northwest Arkansas, paints an exciting new paradigm for what’s possible when developing the sport. These days in northwest Arkansas,…

LOCAL LOAM: Riding Mt. Lemmon with TORCA

Tucson has been all over the mountain biking media as of late. Nearly every major outlet has posted content from the area. During my own Tucson pilgrimage in December 2018, I saw for myself just what makes this riding so special.

RIPMO AF RIDE REPORT

Check out the new Ibis Ripmo AF here at Jenson USA! You all keep asking me how I’ve been enjoying the Ripmo AF, even though what you really want to ask me is “will you like a Ripmo AF”?  It’s time for a ride report! My Ripmo AF is not a stock bike.  Depending on…

PODCAST: Do you know Hannah Bergmann?

“Women’s advocacy in riding is burgeoning because of this person.” Hannah Bergmann grew up in Hood River, Oregon and now lives in Bellingham, Washington. Her first passion was skiing, and she actually only started mountain biking about seven years ago when her dad got her into the sport. But don’t let that fool you- Hannah…

My STOPPIE tutorial is live!!!

Hey guys! My last Patreon tutorial of 2019 is now live!!! For anyone who is unfamiliar with the Patreon setup, I post riding tutorials exclusively for my patrons every single month. This month is how to stoppie, round 2. You’ve likely seen me do many nose wheelies in my videos, and as a result, this…

#FOLLOWCAM madness!!!

#followcam footage is always a favorite and I’m stoked to be able to ride with some of the best riders, on some of the best trails, all over North America! Check out the videos to see my rides with Nate Hills in Sedona, Logan Nelson in my local Bellingham, and Jordan Hodder from Kamloops, B.C….

Riding with Rad Women: Meet Danica Fife

Danica only started mountain biking three years ago, and she’s already racing enduro and on her way to becoming a pro! We went up to Darrington, Washington to ride some rad trails and talk about what inspired Danica to ride, what she loves about the sport and her hopes for the future. Keep this one…

How Mike from The Lost Co. created his dream job

Mike Randol and I have a lot in common, except I do think he did a better job of taking the “big plunge” into living his dream life by doing it when he was a bit younger! In 2014, at 24 years old, Mike realized there was literally nothing holding him back from living his…

This is SUPPOSED to be a video about grips…

GRIPS: I’ve used a lot of grips over the years, and I have enjoyed models from many different manufactures. That said, I’m really quite pleased with the new PNW Loam grip. With the big 3mm allen clamp, there’s only one clamp to fuss with, and with the clamp on the inside, the rubber end to…

TUTORIAL: Bump Jumps

I do these all the time! Bump jumps are a great way to look smooth and fast on any trail!