“the Super Bowl of the mountain biking world.” The season-defining conclusion of the Crankworx 2019 FMBA Slopestyle World Championship and the Triple Crown of Slopestyle MTB. Bringing together over 25,000 fans on the ground, and millions more around the world, Red Bull Joyride is the biggest stage in the sport. Steeped in 15+ years of tradition, this is the most challenging event on the circuit. Staged in the “Boneyard,” the dirt stadium at the base of the Whistler Mountain Bike Park, Joyride offers the best slopestyle mountain bikers on the planet two runs – that’s two chances for glory, two opportunities to throw down high-scoring tricks and move up the leader board, and two moments in time to leave their mark on the history of the sport. The 14 best riders in the world bring their A-game to this invitational showcase, interpreting a custom-built course and giving it their all. Can Nicholi Rogatkin make a comeback or will Brett Rheeder secure the Triple Crown? It’s all on the line in Whistler!
A smattering of sights from the 2019 Whip-Off World Championships at Crankworx Whistler, where some of the most talented riders from across a wide range of disciplines coverage for an epic celebration of style. For the men, Freeracer Kade Edwards took home the big check with some outrageous new-school and nearly-upside-down antics, Billy Meaclem boosted Read More The post Gallery: Whip-Off World Championships appeared first on BIKE Magazine.
1,643 cyclists ranging in age from 18 to 73 and representing 50 states and 23 countries endured the extreme test of endurance and grit.
The Whip-Offs presented by Spank at Crankworx Whistler are always a good time and this year was no different.( Photos: 1 )