TO CELEBRATE THE TWENTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF DIRT WE’RE SPEAKING TO THE BRANDS AND RIDERS THAT HAVE SUPPORTED US THROUGHOUT THE YEARS. WE’LL BE ASKING 20 QUESTIONS ON THE PAST PRESENT AND FUTURE OF MOUNTAIN BIKING TO THOSE WHO ARE TRULY IN THE KNOW. CHECK OUT OUR 20TH ANNIVERSARY BOOK THAT’S AVAILABLE TO PRE-ORDER HERE.
Has anyone done as much to make mountain biking as visible to the general population as Danny MacAskill? From when he first popped onto the scene with his mind blowing Inspired Cycles edit in 2009 to cinematic masterpieces like The Ridge and Wee Day Out, Danny has been viewed 250 million times.
The numbers are staggering but his bike skills are even better. Danny Mac’s imagination and creativity is truly what sets him apart – who else would try to front flip off a barbed wire fence!
We sat down with Danny to talk mountain biking past, present and future.