Over the past few years, Filip Polc has added numerous urban downhill wins to his career highlights list. The latest notch on his belt is the Taxco Urban Downhill race that took place October 29th in Taxco, Mexico. The course is incredibly technical and begins in a forest andthen continues through tight city alleyways and streets throughout the city.
Follow TBS Bike Parts on Instagram for breathtaking mountain bike photos that range from cross-country to freeride. Also posted will be TBS news, promotions, and more. Featured photographers include Harrison Mendel, Matthew Butterworth of Virtu Media, Rupert Walker, Steve Riffel of Riffstills, and Jordan Sullivan.
Watch Dylan Decker tear up the Gillard mountain bike trails in Kelowna, British Columbia. Dylan rides a few new trails as well as one that has been restored after damage from the Okanagan Mountain Park Fire in 2003. The secondary growth is accented by the vibrant Fall colours, which makes for a beautiful ride. Enjoy!
Don't miss out on TBS Bike Parts' featured product: the Easton Havoc 35mm aluminum handlebars. For the next two weeks we are knocking down the price from $65 to an incredibly low price of $52! The Havoc 35 aluminum handlebar is a full 800 millimeters wide and is second only to its carbon counterpart in terms of strength and stiffness. Don't miss out on this fantastic sale, shop now. The Havoc 35mm handlebars are also available in carbon.
Over the last decade, the sport of freestyle mountain biking has grown tremendously. With the vast improvement of technology and technique, riders have continually pushed the limits and expanded the sport to what it is today. Tricks that were once thought to only be possible on a BMX bike have now been perfected by a number of riders on 26” wheels. With this progression, the sport of mountain bike slopestyle caught the eye of the X Games which only helped to increase the sport’spopularity. This short video captures some of the best tricks ever thrown on a mountain bike over the last few years. TBS Bike Parts is a proud sponsor of young rider Tom van Steenbergen who was featured in this video for his signature mini front flip. Enjoy!
Red Bull Rampage 2013 has come to an end and history has been made. Some of the craziest tricks were put down as all of the competitors battled it out for top spot. Unfortunately poor weather conditions interfered with the second runs and the contest had to be cut short. For the second time in the last decade, Kyle Strait has won Red Bull Rampage; the first person to ever win multiple times. Click here for video replay of the top 3 runs this year.
Angel Springs in the Myra-Bellevue Park was the site of TBS Bike Parts’ latest edit featuring LP. Unlike typical Kelowna area trails, Angel Spring is nestled in a canyon where cedars grow tall and trap moisture in the ground creating a trail similar to those found on Vancouver’s North Shore.
If this doesn't get you stoked on mountain biking we don't know what will! This full teaser of Barred for Life 2 is jam-packed with thrilling stunts and amazing riding that leaves you wanting more!