26 Mar 2012
The search for the one 2012 FMB World Tour champion beginsOnly a few days until the Vienna Air King marks the beginning of the 2012 Freeride Mountain Bike World Tour that once more searches for the One -- the best freeride athlete in the world.
20 Mar 2012
The battle for the Golden CamelBak Better Bottle is about to commenceLast season, the Freeride Mountain Bike World Tour's (FMB World Tour) golden trophy celebrated its debut. This year, the Golden CamelBak Better Bottle is back as the FMB World Tour's coveted trophy.
14 Mar 2012
Call for Silver and Bronze eventsIn order to create an ideal competitive environment for AM athletes, the FMB World Tour is still open for Silver and Bronze events.
08 Mar 2012
The new season brings a new FMB World TourMunich, March 8th, 2012 - Already in its third year, the Freeride Mountain Bike World Tour (FMB World Tour) can look back on two very successful seasons. However, as the governing body behind the FMB World Tour, the Freeride Mountain Bike Association (FMBA) is constantly working to improve the structure of ...
06 Mar 2012
FMBA North American Judging Clinics still open for participantsA fair and standardized judging system is one of the most important building blocks that form the basis of the Freeride Mountain Bike World Tour (FMB World Tour). That is why the Freeride Mountain Bike Association (FMBA) has called the Judging Clinics into life...
20 Jan 2012
advisory board meeting and judging clinicsAs the new season is about to begin, the Freeride Mountain Bike Association (FMBA) is in the middle of preparing the 2012 FMB World Tour competition circuit and all that goes with it.
10 Jan 2012
Interview with the Claw
Happy Birthday Darren Berrecloth!
Darren celebrated his 30thbirthday on October 31st; to honor the special occasion we turned this newsletter into a Bearclaw special edition.
With his 30 years Darren is now one of the veterans in the FMB World Tour and one of the trailblazers of Freeride Mountain Biking. Due to his experience as a rider as well as an event organizer, he is also a valued member of the FMBA advisory board.In the following interview he answered some questions about the development and future of the sport, we added some personal questions and prodded him about hitting the big 30. Stay tuned and read on for Darrens answers.
09 Dec 2011
Application process for new FMB World Tour events has startedThe Freeride Mountain Bike Association (FMBA) has just successfully finished its second season and is already in full preparation for 2012. For next year, the league will continue pursuing the goal of gathering the finest riders at the prime spots for the best events under the roof of the FMB World Tour.
24 Nov 2011
Red Bull Rampage – voices & opinions
2012 will see the Rampage return to the Utah desert. Riders are free to choose their own line, combining downhill and slopestyle skills to create epic runs. That's what makes this event so special; each run is different, creative, steep and full of insane hits and drops, earning it the often-cited unofficial title "mother of all freeride events".