Heidi Shilling La Ruta de Los Conquistadores

La Ruta de Los Conquistadores – Costa Rica

La Ruta de Los Conquistadores is en epic 3-day stage race that crosses Costa Rica from the Pacific Coast in the west to the Caribbean coast in the east.  This 310 km race is made up of gravel, jeep roads, asphalt and singletrack.  Riders travel from the beaches, through coffee fields & jungles, over volcanoes…

Freeride Mountain Biking in BC (British Columbia)

Freeride Mountain Biking in BC

I can’t wait to make it out to British Columbia someday to ride their trails.  Until then, I’ll just have to live vicariously through the trail porn that I find on Youtube.  This video shows off some gnarly man made trails that weave through the Canadian forests.  There are plenty of tricks and jumps to…

Mountain Bike Back Flip

Insane Mountain Bike Backflip

Insane Mountain Bike Backflip over 72ft Long Canyon Gap This video is completely insane.  It’s a far cry from the wheels to the ground philosophy that I live my life by.  The title of this video emphasizes the 72 foot long canyon drop, but I think it was the ride along the ridge at the…

Downhill Mountain Biking in Mexico

Extreme Mountain Biking In Mexico

Description from Youtube: “High-speed mountain biking down the narrow alleys of Taxco, Mexico – it’s the ‘Down The Hill’ race 2005.’” From time to time I plan on posting “inspirational” videos here on quickdirt.com.  When I think of the top mountain bike videos on Youtube, this is the one that always comes to mind.  I’m…