And in last place: Just to point a tandem down this mountain takes
courage. They may not have been the fastest, but they were gutsy for
even trying it.
The venue: Mammoth Mountain is home to hundreds of miles of singletrack, most of
which is carved into the pumice rock that makes up the Mammoth Lakes wilderness area.
The bike industry descended on the town for the week of festivities.
TLD electric bike Boogaloo: Mammoth hosted one of the
first electric bike races (that we know of) in the U.S. at the
Kamikaze Games. Before you pen the hate mail, take a look
at how cool this course looks. It was designed by none
other than Troy Lee himself. The race was invite only and
included some of the most legendary riders in the business.
Troy was on course, as were Toby Henderson (THE and Box
Components), Nat Ross (Mountain Bike Hall of Famer), Mike
Metzger (freestyle motocross legend turned mountain biker),
Steve Blick (Oakley mastermind) and many more.
threw down a
clean and fast
run on his KHS.
He sat in the Pro
GRT hot seat
until Warren was
allowed to head
back to the top
of the hill for his
GRT winner: After a
spoiled first run where
Austin Warren was held
up by a rider in front
of him who was having
mechanical issues, the
officials allowed him
a re-run. It ended up
being the fastest run of
the day. Austin Warren
took home the top
honors at this final
round of the Pro GRT.