http://www.bike198.com Mon, 29 Aug 2016 18:24:40 +0000 en-US hourly 1 115166403 Just In: Evil Bikes – The Insurgent http://www.bike198.com/in-evil-bikes-insurgent/ Mon, 29 Aug 2016 18:22:00 +0000 http://www.bike198.com/?p=13066 When Blue Mountain Bikes hear that Bike198 was back up and running again…they wanted to help. After talking about what we could work on together…they decided to hook me up with an Evil to ride for awhile to get things rolling. They are one of only two Evil Bike Co. dealerships on the east coast […]

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Daniel Rides His Specialized Hotrock for the First Time! http://www.bike198.com/daniels-rides-specialized-hotrock/ Mon, 29 Aug 2016 11:22:20 +0000 http://www.bike198.com/?p=13051 One of the main drivers for really trying to get by back in shape and get riding again (outside of really missing it) was my son. He is turning 5 in October so we are getting into the years where he is really going to get more into riding his bike…and I want to be […]

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The Bike198 Reboot / The Future http://www.bike198.com/bike198-reboot/ Thu, 11 Aug 2016 13:08:59 +0000 http://www.bike198.com/?p=13009 It has been a long time coming…but we are back. Bike198 started in March of 2008 with one goal. We wanted to provide high quality reviews, tutorials and opinion articles for the mountain biking community. Over the course of several years we were able to make that happen for thousands of subscribers worldwide and had […]

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The Top 10 Most Watched Mountain Biking Videos on YouTube http://www.bike198.com/top-10-watched-mountain-biking/ Mon, 08 Aug 2016 13:30:30 +0000 http://www.bike198.com/?p=12959 From short clips of rides from a GoPro to full out productions, video has become a huge part of the mountain biking culture over the past decade. Ever wondered which videos on YouTube get the most views? Hint…Danny MacAskill has most of them… Danny Macaskill: The Ridge – 44,091,285 views Danny MacAskill – “Way Back […]

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Trail Hunter – Japan http://www.bike198.com/trail-hunter-japan/ Tue, 23 Dec 2014 15:56:03 +0000 http://www.bike198.com/?p=12939 Matt Hunter’s Trail Hunter videos are just super inspiring. Traveling the world and adventuring on his bike is something most of us can only dream about, but that is Matt’s job…..so awesome. His latest video brings him, along with photographer Sterling Lorence and videographer Matt Miles, to one of the most culturally rich and largely […]

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Road Bike Party 3 – getting rowdy in the dirt! http://www.bike198.com/road-bike-party-3-getting-rowdy-dirt/ Tue, 23 Dec 2014 15:41:53 +0000 http://www.bike198.com/?p=12930 While¬†Martyn Ashton isn’t able to ride after his injury, Sam Pilgrim carries the party torch and shows us that even a road bike can kill it in the dirt! What’s crazy is that he’s doing it on an off the shelf bike and parts. For more on the bike and components, here is a bonus […]

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Review: Turner Flux – 120mm 650B (27.5) USA Made Trail Bike http://www.bike198.com/review-turner-flux-120mm-650b-trail-bike/ Tue, 07 Oct 2014 15:41:11 +0000 http://www.bike198.com/?p=12886 First off, I have to start this review by admitting some bias. I am a Turner Homer. For those of you that don’t already know, a “Homer”…by definition…blindly follows their brand of choice and never buys anything else. They pledge their allegiance to all that will listen while putting down everything else that is not […]

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Is there anything Danny MacAskill can’t do? http://www.bike198.com/anything-danny-macaskill-cant/ Tue, 07 Oct 2014 12:20:54 +0000 http://www.bike198.com/?p=12883 Once again, Danny MacAskill releases an insane video. This time we get to see him defy physics on a mountain bike in Isle of Skye in Scotland. Not only are the views insane but the riding is out of this world as always. When will he find a limit to his abilities?

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Extremely cool vid of stop motion video with Playmobil mountain bikers. http://www.bike198.com/extremely-cool-vid-stop-motion-video-playmobil-mountain-bikers/ Tue, 07 Oct 2014 12:16:21 +0000 http://www.bike198.com/?p=12879 Every now and then a video comes along that is awesome and unique. The guys at XTreme Video came up with the idea to mimic downhill mountain bike videos with Playmobil toys. Enjoy.

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Chris Akrigg at it again, this time on a fat bike!! http://www.bike198.com/chris-akrigg-time-fat-bike/ Tue, 07 Oct 2014 12:11:12 +0000 http://www.bike198.com/?p=12875 Chris Akrigg is at it again and this time it is on a fat bike! Check it out has he rips up a Mongoose Argus seaside.

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