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Ride Nepal…

This is worth a watch.  Some amazing looking trails and some big-ass mountains.  Looks like things are really kicking off in the mountain biking scene in Nepal…and what a place it must be to ride… Lifestyle of Mountain Biking – Strength in Numbers – Nepal [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zItaxiBWymI&feature=player_embedded]   Get the full film and support the filmmakers: http://goo.gl/53Kes or visithttp://anthillfilms.com/strengthinnumbers/buy […]

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First Custom Build – Part #4…

Fully built and ready to ride : Nukeproof Snap Urban Dirt Bomber! Ready to roll (and stop)…SLX brakes turned up for the Rockhopper so the Snap build finally got its hand-me-downs in the form of a set of 2006 Shimano Deore M-525’s along with a 180mm rotor on the front with a new set of […]

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First Custom Build – Part #3…

We’re getting there now 🙂   Handlebars, grips and shifter fitted… …as well as bottom bracket, full drive train, pedals, chain device and chainstay protector              Also got the decals (nearly straight) on the forks 😉  and the seat, post & Q/R clamp installed              Also have a couple of […]

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Dirty Jumper, Catalan Style…

Some amazing DJ & MX skills from Barcelona’s Andreu Lacondeguy.  Dirt Jumping, Catalan Style.  Check it… LACON DE CATALONIA – Andreu Lacondeguy [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xDmBe_21cJ4] Some time has passed since Antimedia pointed our lenses towards the world of mountainbiking, and we figured it was time to go back to our roots and make a new MTB edit. For […]

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Bike, Board, Surf, Ski, Skate…

If you’ve got half an hour to kill, do yourself a favour – make a cuppa or crack open a Heineken 😉 kick back and watch this pretty cool edit of a few guys that definitely look like they’re loving the ride in what looks like an amazing country of amazing contrasts… From capsusfilms.com : “What you are going […]

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Three Crosses…

I can sum up Fridays ride in one word…”Killer” –  The highest I’ve ever climbed by about 200m, the most elevation gain in a single ride by the same amount and a 500m altitude gain in the first 6km of the ride…it was a tough one for sure; I tried to set off at 10h00 […]

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First Custom Build – Part #1…

Decided to build up a fun bike for town, skate park, BMX track etc.  It will be based on the frame above (2011 Nukeproof Snap) and be built up with the aim of ending up with a good, solid bike at a good price. The fully built versions of this bike sell in the UK […]

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More Urban Downhill…

Red Bull Monserrate Devotees 2012 [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QzEe11mEkNU] From Youtube : “MTB downhill riders flyed down the Mythic Monserrate hill in Colombia. The winner of the Red Bull Monserrate Devotees was the Slovak athlete Filip Polc who managed to go through the 2.2 km downhill track in only 04:26 minutes. Think you can do better? Hop in an airplane, […]

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The Lake Run…

Did a new route yesterday afternoon.  Was another hot one so set out at about 15h00 and drove to the village of Villar-Saint-Pancrace which is just outside Briancon. The plan was to drive a little way above the village (about 1,400m alt.) park up there then ride the 6km climb up to Le Mélezin, a hamlet […]

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