Ed Haythornthwaite

Ed Haythornthwaite

I prefer going downhill to uphill, but if it involves two wheels I'll probably love it. And yeah, I'm one of those weirdos who likes tinkering with bikes too.

Recent Articles By Ed

Racing

Claudio Caluori's Meribel helmet cam course preview

Claudio Caluori brings us his Meribel helmet cam course preview, and the new track looks incredible...

Claudio Caluori's Meribel helmet cam course preview
Videos

Rubber Side Down - Episode Four: Mont Sainte Anne and Windham

To whet our appetites ahead of the final round of the World Cup this weekend Maxxis have just released the latest episode of "Rubber Side...

Rubber Side Down - Episode Four: Mont Sainte Anne and Windham
Downhill Bikes

Jacob Dickson's prototype Orange for the World Champs

Dirt Orange World Team rider Jacob Dickson has been selected for World Champs duty and to mark the occasion he's been given this rather special...

Jacob Dickson's prototype Orange for the World Champs
Features

Dirt Orange World Team - Harry Heath Diary #3

Harry Heath fills us in on what he's been up to during the past few months, and it includes some of his best World Cup...

Dirt Orange World Team - Harry Heath Diary #3
Videos

Harrymainia 2 - This one is too good to miss

Put aside any wheel size prejudices that you might have because you can't not watch this amazing BMX video, Harrymainia 2...

Harrymainia 2 - This one is too good to miss
News

New course unveiled for the 2014 Red Bull Rampage

Time is ticking down until the 2014 Red Bull Rampage and it has just been announced that this year we will be treated to a...

New course unveiled for the 2014 Red Bull Rampage
Videos

Meribel Track Preview - 2014 UCI DH World Cup

We already couldn't wait for the final round of the World Cup, and now this video of the Meribel track has just made the wait...

Meribel Track Preview - 2014 UCI DH World Cup
Racing

Windham World Cup Video Highlights - Finals - 2014 UCI DH World Cup

The Parkin brothers bring us the Windham World Cup video highlights, and as usual it's an absolute banger of a a video from a banger...

Windham World Cup Video Highlights - Finals - 2014 UCI DH World Cup
Videos

Video - Nicholi Rogatkin - The 18 year old FMB 'Rookie Marvel'

Nicholi Rogatkin might only be 18 years old but he's already made a big name for himself in the BMX world and now the wonder...

Video - Nicholi Rogatkin - The 18 year old FMB 'Rookie Marvel'
Apparel

The best mountain bike helmets of 2015

If you're after a new trail lid then you need look no further than our pick of the very best mountain bike helmets of 2014.

The best mountain bike helmets of 2015
Downhill Bikes

Unveiled - The new 2015 Specialized Demo

Gwin and Troy's new 2015 Specialized Demo has been unveiled, and it looks pretty special indeed...

Unveiled - The new 2015 Specialized Demo
Videos

Big crash & the most unsympathetic friend ever

The last thing you need when you've had a massive crash is a friend like this.

Big crash & the most unsympathetic friend ever
Videos

It's not mountain biking but it's RAD

We liked this short, but beautifully made BMX and skate video from Etnies so much that we thought we'd share it with you.

It's not mountain biking but it's RAD
Videos

Vain Vagrant - The weirdest mountain bike video yet?

After his 'The Chop' film we didn't think Ed Oxley could get any weirder, but hey he's proved us wrong with this 'Vain Vagrant'...

Vain Vagrant - The weirdest mountain bike video yet?
Videos

Nico Vink & crew going MASSIVE in Châtel

The Châtel Bike festival course is an absolute monster, and Nico Vink and crew demonstrate just how it should be ridden...

Nico Vink & crew going MASSIVE in Châtel
Videos

Video & Monster Photo Gallery - Swatch Prime Line Munich 2014

The Swatch Prime Line dirt jump comp looks like it was a corker, especially as it was the first time a full loop the loop...

Video & Monster Photo Gallery - Swatch Prime Line Munich 2014
News

The shape of things to come? - Solid Bikes turn to direct sales

Direct sales are nothing new, but with Solid Bikes making the move from more traditional methods is this yet another nail in the coffin for...

The shape of things to come? - Solid Bikes turn to direct sales
Dirt 100

Dirt 100 2014 - GoPro Hero3+ Black Edition

If you want to record your exploits then there's nothing better than the GoPro Hero3+ Black Edition.

Dirt 100 2014 - GoPro Hero3+ Black Edition
Wheels and Tyres

Superstar Components Carbon AM Wheels - Carbon wheels for sensible money

When you think of carbon wheels you think of eye-watering price tags, but these Superstar Components Carbon AM Wheels are an absolute bargain in comparison.

Superstar Components Carbon AM Wheels - Carbon wheels for sensible money
Dirt 100

Dirt 100 2014 - Evoc Bike Travel Bag

Travelling with a bike is never the easiest thing, but this Evoc Bike Travel Bag makes it a hell of a lot easier.

Dirt 100 2014 - Evoc Bike Travel Bag
Videos

Inside the SRAM truck - Race support vehicles don't get any more pimp than this.

The SRAM truck is impressive enough just from the outside, but it just gets even better inside...

Inside the SRAM truck - Race support vehicles don't get any more pimp than this.
Dirt 100

Dirt 100 2014 - Rock Guardz Mudguardz

Rock Guardz Mudguardz - great carbon mudguards that are handmade right here in the UK. We love them.

Dirt 100 2014 - Rock Guardz Mudguardz
Dirt 100

Dirt 100 2014 - Oakley Airbrake MX Goggles

Oakley Airbrake MX goggles have set a new benchmark for goggles, and it's a very impressive one.

Dirt 100 2014 - Oakley Airbrake MX Goggles
Videos

Brendan Fairclough going sickeningly fast on the new Scott Gambler 710

Brendan...Schladming...the new Scott Gambler 710...scary speed...way too much style...what more do you want?

Brendan Fairclough going sickeningly fast on the new Scott Gambler 710