Bikes Of DarkFEST 2018: Pro Freeride Bikes

Published on March 4th 2018


We check out the best freeride bikes for 2018 from the first big event of the year; DarkFEST in Stellenbosch, South Africa. Which is your favourite? Let us know down in the comments. Subscribe: The GMBN Shop: Freeride bikes are different from the rest. The demands placed on these mountain bikes are huge, with big impacts, big jumps and tricks the order of the day. That makes them all the more interesting to check out. Fortunately for us, Blake took a look at a bunch of them at DarkFEST: Carson Storch's Rocky Mountain Maiden Nicholi Rogatkin's Specialized Demo 8 Sam Reynolds' Polygon Colossus DH9 Jordie Lunn's YT Tues Ethan Nell's YT Tues and... Blake Samson's Scott Gambler If you've got this far, make sure you share this video! If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 More GMBN Tech videos... Ethan Nell's pro bike from DarkFEST: Brought to you by the world’s largest mountain bike channel, the Global Mountain Bike Network (GMBN), GMBN Tech goes deeper into the bikes, kit and technology stories that help fuel your rides. Our mission is to help you discover, dial-in and get the best from the latest cutting edge bikes and technology available. With news and rumours, first ride exclusives, how-tos, the weekly GMBN Tech Show wrapping up and showcasing the week’s biggest tech stories, and more besides, if it’s off-road tech, it’s in. Every week, of every month we seek out, showcase, and ride the newest gear and innovations from across the globe in an authoritative, inspiring and entertaining way to help you get the best from your rides. And when we’re not riding, we get geeky in an accessible, easy-to-understand way about forks. And shocks. And more to help you setup and maintain your bikes perfectly. Engage with us every week on the channel and across social media – we’re here to answer every question you’ve got on mountain biking tech. Facebook - Instagram - Twitter -