Mike Hopkins: The Backyard

A Simple Plan:One month of wide open, cover as much ground as we can, exploration of our big ‘ol British Columbian backyard. A Simple Motto:“Don’t know till you go!” A


MTB Trip in Guatemala with Eric Porter

Eric Porter packed up his Diamondback Release 3 and Catch 2, then headed down to Guatemala with photographer Justin Olsen. They had a hunch they could sniff out some world-class singletrack

Ultralight Touring: A How-To Guide

Pack up your bike, fly to some exotic location, and ride to your heart’s content. I’m sure it’s a thought you’ve had more than before. One of the beautiful things

10 Tips for your Bike Commute

It’s Bike Everywhere Month! It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The sun is shining. The temperatures are rising, and the rain is finally (fingers crossed) starting to chill

How do I become a better climber?

“I want to do the Everesting challenge. How do I become a better climber?” Climbing. People think it’s this magical thing that only lucky or skinny people can do. This

Keep Dreaming – Dreamride 2

Launched last year with our Level Link suspension platform, the award-winning short film Dreamride captured bike riders’ imaginations around the globe. Mike Hopkins rode his Release 3 through unreal terrain,