It’s essential to take care of and maintain these small pockets of freedom for riders. At Orbea, we stepped forward to partner with IMBA (International Mountain Bicycling Association) and promote the practice of good trail construction and maintenance. In fact, it’s not just essential, it’s necessary.
We are back again with PinkBike for another epic season of showcasing hidden talents we found throughout the globe! We are excited to introduce the world to a whole new wave of riders who are progressing the sport of mountain biking.
The history and legacy of trail building in Vancouver’s North Shore mountains is incredible, few places on earth have had as much impact on the mountain biking community as this Canadian mecca. With it’s perfect dirt and dense trees – the trails were built with whatever they could find lying around the woods.
Mr. Victor Koretzky has done it again! The Team KMC Orbea rider has climbed to the top of the podium in Lenzerheide (Switzerland) following the most recent race of the XCO World Cup, proving once again why he is number one in the UCI ranking.
Making an e-bike with more range typically means adding a bigger battery and making the frame big enough and strong enough to house that battery safely. That approach comes with compromises of course, in the form of increased weight. For some people those compromises are worth it and they want the most assistance possible in a long travel, hard hitting e-bike. Other people are looking for something different, they want an electric bike with a lighter, more natural, fun ride.
If you’re the type of person who thinks life and Enduro taste better with a healthy dose of madness, you’ve found the right place. Devour the descents, try impossible tricks, enjoy the ride, laugh, fall and get up. That’s your thing, right?
The Oiz has the sleekest, most integrated internal lock-out routing on the market, and we call our solution, “Inside Line”.
The secret is in personal balance. Damien Oton, an Orbea FOX Enduro Team rider, embraces this philosophy in all facets of his life in the South of France.
In the early 1800’s Stephen Calvert’s great, great, great, great grandfather stood where he does now, working the bellows to the smithy furnace and bringing it up to temperature. Once the metal was glowing hot, his clogged feet would have shuffled around 180º and then he shaped the pliable iron one hammer strike at a time.
A minimalist ebike, integrated and sleek with no bulky components or distractions to take you out of the moment, bringing you closer to the trails and the ride. This was the idea which gave birth to our RS Concept.
Meet Evan Wall, winner of the first PinkBike Academy and all-around hard charging Canadian. Follow his everyday training regimine through the steep, rugged terrain of Squamish, B.C. as he shreds his favorite trails with friends.
As an off-road athlete in love with Enduro, Vid welcomed us into his always-on-the-move life. Explore our gallery of photos and videos to learn more about our talented team rider.
Laura Charles approaches life the same way she descends trails on her Rallon: with courage and determination. The French member of the Orbea FOX Enduro Team opens her world to us and shares what her day-to-day life is like in places like Ardèche and Auvergne (France) that thrive on Enduro.
The town of Riglos (Spain) and its arid terrain shaped the versatile rider that Gabi Torralba is today. From the depths of the Pyrenees Mountains in Aragón, we explored Gabi’s small universe to find out about his roots and his environment.
We visit Tenerife, Spain, a land that has seen the rise and progression of Edgar Carballo’s personal and professional growth. The Orbea FOX Enduro Team athlete is an outgoing human who embodies the spirit of hard work.
It’s time to get to know what happens behind the scenes; what’s required to achieve the fastest time at the EWS and what goes on after a race is done and dusted. We invite you to take a lap with…the Orbea Enduro Team.
After 2016, 2017, 2018, Victor Koretzky posts a fourth success at the Copa Catalunya in Banyoles.
There’s a sense of mind play as well as physical play – the reward that comes from piecing together a jigsaw puzzle at speed.