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Just two elite women – What’s up with Australia’s MTB National Series?

The aptly named Erin Huck shreds a descent at the 2023 Breck Epic. She's boosting off a root and in attack position, arms bent, as the front wheel goes airborne.

Fresh ideas about women’s racing are springing from the dirt

Peter Sagan races in the Olympic mountain bike event at the 2016 Rio Games.

Peter Sagan has a narrow, rocky path to the Paris Olympics

A side-on shot of Brendan Johnston riding along a gravel road with a hydration pack on his back.

Q&A: Aussie gravel privateer ‘Trekky’ Johnston on his rollercoaster US season

A crowd of cross-country racers surges up a hill at the Leogang World Cup race. They're spread out across an off-camber slope, sprinting out of the saddle out of the start village.

Ten takeaways from the 2023 World Cup MTB season 

Gallery: A muddy final round of the MTB World Cup in Mont-Sainte-Anne

Tom Pidcock bookends MTB World Cup season with another win

Loana Lecomte survives slick Mont-Sainte-Anne MTB World Cup

Victor Koretzky punches the air as he crosses the finish line to win the Mont-Sainte-Anne World Cup short track race. He has a smile on his face, doubtless because with three straight wins there's nobody in the sport with hotter form. Jordan Sarrou and Chris Blevins trail behind, out of focus.

World Cup XCC Report: Stigger and Koretzky claim hat tricks in Mont-Sainte-Anne

Gallery: A pair of first-time winners at the Snowshoe MTB World Cup

Jordan Sarrou takes the win in Snowshoe.

Snowshoe World Cup XCO: Sarrou survives and brings it to the line

Laura Stigger wins the XCO race at the Snowshoe round of the MTB World Cup.

Snowshoe World Cup XCO: Laura Stigger solos to victory in a dynamic race