POWERED BY

CULTURE

Fixed Gear Biking Tests SF Art

The first ever Red Bull Ride+ Style will take place April 30; the event will include both a track and free style fixed gear competition. And seeing that some of the tracks and obstacles will be designed by urban contemporary artists, it seems only fitting to hold the event in San Francisco, CA.

One artist, Erik Otto was stoked on the idea, I was initially inspired by the thought of creating large-scale work that could interact with the elements of the event- three-dimensional surfaces, movement of riders and an outdoor setting.

For the freestyle competition, the riders will judged in the following manner:

Riders will be grouped into 5 different hears – 6 riders in each

They will have a 15 minute jam sesh, where the best riders from each heat will advance

The final round will include about 10 riders competing for the title.

For more info on the Red Bull Ride + Style check out the Facebook event! Also, here’s a vid of the Red Bull Mini Drome: Fixed Gear Competition to get you amped….

The Latest

16hr

In episode 5 of Down Days, Dane is injured so he sends Tanner and Pat off on a wild ride to Germany. The brothers visit the historic city of Munich and put their driving skills to the test at the BMW Driving School. After learning how to drift and a few laps around the track, (…)

17hr

Via Matt Phillippi on Vimeo: February in Utah was eerily similar to January, with warm temps and a shallow snowpack. Despite the unusual weather I had some amazing days out in the mountains. While filming this edit I climbed over 35,000 feet, the most I have ever hiked in a (…)

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 256 other followers