UCI & Warner Bros. Discovery Release 2023 World Cup and EWS Calendar

After a long wait and many unknowns about the 2023 season under Warner Bros. Discovery we now have a look at the 2023 calendar. The 2023 calendar features both EWS and World Cups racing across 15 rounds covering 34 races across 10 countries and 3 continents. The season will see fan-favorite venues return alongside some … Read more

Kate Courtney Receives Fine for Rule Breach at the Mont-Sainte-Anne XC World Cup

Following the thrilling racing at Mont-Sainte-Anne last weekend, the UCI has issued a fine to Kate Courtney for having a wheel ahead of the start line. The news follows the previous round in Snowshoe where the UCI found 11 riders to have been ahead of the start line across the XCC and XC races. In … Read more

MotoGP Results – 2022 MotoGP World Championship round 13

* RookieOfficial Silverstone MotoGP records:Best lap:Marc Marquez SPA Honda 1m 58.168s (2019)Fastest race lap:Marc Marquez SPA Honda 1m 59,936s (2019) Johann Zarco returned to the top during Free Practice 4 for the British MotoGP at Silverstone, which saw title contender Aleix Espargaro taken away on a stretcher after a massive early highside through the fast … Read more

DH Fantasy League: LAST CHANCE to Pick Riders for Round 7 – Mont-Sainte-Anne World Cup DH 2022

We’re heading into the seventh round of the Fantasy DH Presented by Specialized. So far over 22,000 Pinkbike readers have picked their dream World Cup DH team to be in the running to walk home with a Specialized Demo Race in the size of your choice! Read on to see the prizes up for grabs, … Read more

First Look: All-New Bird Aeris 9

Readers outside of the UK may not be familiar with Bird bikes, and that’s a shame because the British brand has earned a reputation for offering solid value and an innovative spin on the direct-sales approach. They ship internationally and are looking to set up demo partners outside the UK. They started out in 2013 … Read more

Review: The Evil Epocalypse is Equal Parts Balance & Brawn

Descending I’ve mentioned it a few times already, but Evil’s choice to give the Epocalypse a slightly steeper head angle compared to some of the competition (which mostly sits in the low 64s or even 63s) has been really interesting to me. However, even when riding the Epocalypse in its steeper setting, the front end … Read more

First Look: Pivot’s New Shuttle SL is a Flyweight eMTB

Lightweight E-bikes seem to all the rage these days and Pivot is the latest brand to join the crowd with their Shuttle SL, which weighs a claimed 36.25 lb (16.44 kg). To achieve that low number the frame is fully constructed from carbon and features a 430 Wh battery and a Fazua motor that produces … Read more

First Ride: 2023 Santa Cruz Nomad – Now With Mixed Wheels

Santa Cruz has been on a roll this year, updating their catalog with geometry changes and in-frame storage compartments for model after model. Next up is the venerable Nomad, the long-travel machine that’s been a mainstay in the lineup since its introduction all the way back in 2005. Version 6.0 of the Nomad keeps its … Read more

Pinkbike Primer: After 3 Years the DH World Cup Returns to Mont-Sainte-Anne

We are at the penultimate round of 2022 with multiple series title potentially being decided this weekend. Round seven sees the return of the legendary Mont-Sainte-Anne after a three-year break. Check out all the information you need to know before racing kicks off later this week. The Track We have no idea what to expect … Read more

6 Things We Learned from the Snowshoe DH World Cup

Junior Racing Domination Two names that are continuing to stand out in junior racing are the Canadians Jackson Goldstone and Gracey Hemstreet. Both riders have been dominating the junior field with Snowshoe granting both of them four wins in 2022. For Jackson, this was his third win in a row. With his string of victories, … Read more