From humour and good instances to full-commitment races and massive jumps, this week’s video roundup has a little bit of every thing for everybody. The Gardners kick issues off with a humorous video about what they’re pursuing past the biking world, and the Transition crew reveals us easy methods to throw a correct firm outing! The enjoyable and video games proceed when issues get sendy with Brendog and associates at Dyfi bike park.
On a extra severe be aware, Ella Connely enjoys shredding with out the clock in her low season, Rab Wardell races the massive clock (growing older as an athlete), and Mark Beaumont brings us a 20-minute story of his first-ever race… and it wasn’t a simple one.
Tubular – A Biking Story
As racing turns into stale for Becky and Ryan Gardner, they resolve to embark upon a brand new sport: Excessive Alpine Excessive Tubing. The assured pair notice they’ve acquired some competitors and should rise to the problem of bagging North America’s gnarliest alpine descent in brief order. It seems to be like WTB put a number of effort into creating this hilarious video, the Gardners are higher actors than many SNL hosts, and it’s undoubtedly value your subsequent 9 minutes!
2021 Transition Firm Journey
“Right here at Transition Bikes, our tradition is as vital as our product. Over the past two years now we have grown greater than all of our earlier years mixed, now totaling 38 staff. We have now all the time been an organization run by riders, so yearly we shut down the HQ, and go someplace new for just a few days to hang around, get pleasure from some good meals, and most significantly, trip our bikes!”
Dream Trains in Dyfi – Wales – A Canine’s Life S.2 Ep.3
“Determined to clock up just a few air miles on the massive bike, Brendan hits the long-awaited and extremely anticipated Oakley Icon Approach bounce line at Dyfi bike park in Wales. Labeled as a “Triple Black” by Dyfi path constructing mastermind, Dan Atherton, this bounce line is surely one of many largest units of jumps and drops on supply throughout Europe and the UK. Brendan can be joined by none aside from newly inducted MTB Corridor of Fame shredder, Rachel Atherton, alongside an extended record of unbelievable native riders itching to go huge for the newest installment of “A Canine’s Life”.
Ella Conolly – Preserve Driving
“From early spring to autumn, begin gate to complete line, the world of enduro racing is intense. Round each nook, via each pedal part and down each drop, there’s reward for these ready to push and danger for many who push too arduous. In winter, nonetheless, issues decelerate. Nature regenerates, and so can we. It’s a time to calm down, re-evaluate and rebuild. A time to change off, earlier than switching on once more. After a number of seasons on the EWS circuit, Ella Conolly is aware of this effectively, and on her house trails in Scotland she’s centered on one factor: the part straight forward of her.”
Previous Sufficient to Know Higher introduced by Wahoo
“Within the first episode of this 4 half sequence, Rab (Wardell) takes a glance again at the place all of it started, within the foothills of Fife, via to the crushing disappointment of the 2006 commonwealth video games, and the way that has led to the place he’s now, together with his FKT on the West Highland manner in 2020. He begins to ask the query, at 36, ought to he know higher than to danger reliving previous pains, or is chasing goals all the time worthwhile?”
MAIDEN RACE – Mark Beaumont’s story of GBDURO
“Regardless of a profession of world-firsts in endurance biking expeditions, Mark Beaumont, the present round-the-world report holder, had by no means competed in something aside from what quantities to very excessive solo time trials. This summer time although, for the primary time in his profession, he entered a race. And never simply any race, arguably the hardest endurance race within the UK, GBDURO. The drama was captured in a brand new Shimano video known as MAIDEN RACE.”