Downhill races/events are popping up everywhere nowadays which is a good thing so everyone can enjoy downhill riding. Two weeks ago Malaysia hosted its first official downhill event ever in Putraya, a small town near Kuala Lumpur.
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Last weekend the German downhill championship, aka Häldenrennen, took place. We're very proud of Dutch riders Annemieke Wenting who took 1st place (Women) and Deen Mondt who came in 3rd (Open). Congrats to both ! …
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Today we received the news that the Politic Freeride in Chuyer (France) on May 4/5 has been cancelled. As far as our French goes, the authorities demanded to double the ammount of doctors/medical assistance on site, making the price go way up.
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It sucks, but unfortunately the planned Wallonhill edition in Namur is cancelled. The city of Namur didn't allow an event because it seems another event was already planned on the same date. But ironicly nobody knows which event.
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Ontario Downhill published this message last week: "It's a very sad day for all Ontario Downhill Riders (and many Quebec riders as well). After three years of putting on the best event our province has seen, The Prince Edward County Gravity Fest will not continue for a fourth year. For …
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Beat the Bastard is not some outlaw downhill event, it's a charity freeride to benefit cancer research. The event takes place on Jun 8-10 in Townsville (AUS) and is in its 5th year. To date they have donated $62,000.00 to the research of cancer so far.
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With the spring ahead of us, the registrations for freerides are coming closer. How do you prepare for a registration so you won't miss out ? For that reason we've written some pointers about this topic.
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If you have been skating for a while, you must have come across the "Greener Pastures" videos. A serie of 5 kick ass videos featuring Patrick Switzer, James Kelly, John Barnett, Ramon Königshausen, Yvon Labarthe and others shredding hard.
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