Crankworx is the ultimate experience in mountain biking. Born in Whistler, B.C. in 2004, Crankworx has evolved into a multi-stop international festival series. The Crankworx World Tour brings together the best mountain bike athletes to compete in elite-level competitions in a variety of disciplines. Crankworx World Tour festivals also host races for amateurs, Kidsworx contests for young riders, participatory events, and celebrations of mountain bike culture, all while showcasing amazing destinations.


Interested in covering the action at one of our festivals?

Media credentials are available to working members of the press who comply with criteria for accreditation and are on assignment with an editorial outlet, or are approved freelance photographers or filmmakers.

Marketing personnel, advertisers, commercial videographers and photographers, etc., may not be issued media credentials.

Please fill out the application form by clicking through to the festival you’d like to attend below.

Press Release Distribution List

Get race results and the stories of how they unfolded straight to your inbox, plus all the latest from the Crankworx World Tour.

To add your email to our press release distribution list, please scroll to the bottom of this page and fill out the form.


High-res images are available for media use, free of charge. Media are welcome to use all images in our Flickr account, provided the photographer listed and Crankworx is given a credit.

Crankworx Flickr: http://flickr.com/crankworx


B-roll may be available, upon request. Please email verena@itsgreat.at for more information.

During festival time, Video News Releases are available for mainstream media use. To be added to the VNR distribution list, please send your request to media@itsgreat.at