Started in: 2004
First winner: Paul Basagoitia (USA)
2019 winner: Emil Johansson (SWE)
Whistler Bike Park Trails: Red Bull Joyride course in the Boneyard, the base of Whistler Mountain
“…the Super Bowl of the mountain biking world.” Pinkbike’s Event of the Year 2018. The season-defining conclusion of theCrankworx FMBA Slopestyle World Championship and the Triple Crown of Slopestyle. Bringing together over 35,000 fans on the ground, and millions more around the world, Red Bull Joyride is the biggest stage in the sport.
Steeped in 15+ years of tradition, this is the most challenging event on the circuit. Staged in the “Boneyard,” the dirt stadium at the base of the Whistler Mountain Bike Park, Joyride offers the best slopestyle mountain bikers on the planet two runs – that’s two chances for glory, two opportunities to throw down high-scoring tricks and move up the leader board, and two moments in time to leave their mark on the history of the sport. The 14 best riders in the world bring their A-game to this invitational showcase, interpreting a custom-built course and giving it their all.
Missed the broadcast? A replay will be up on the homepage of Crankworx.com for three days, and will then be on CWX TV and Crankworx YouTube. The full broadcast replay will also be on Red Bull TV for the duration of the season.
Want to be a VIP? You have two awesome options:
Red Bull Joyride Gold Pass
The Red Bull Joyride Gold Pass is your centre-ice, 50-yard line, front row ticket. Buy your pass before December 27th, 2019 and save $40. In-season pricing is $139.
Crankworx Skybox at Red Bull Joyride presented by the Bearfoot Bistro
The Crankworx Skybox delivers the ultimate viewing experience of Red Bull Joyride. Get 40′ above the action for the best sightlines of Slopestyle’s premier event of the season. Buy before July 1st and save $50. In-season pricing is $699 per pass.
Event Information & Formats
- best score of two runs
- the start order for run one is based on the Crankworx FMBA SWC standings, with riders appearing in reverse order
- run two will be done in reverse order, based on the results of the first run
Course: Designed and built by Paddy Kaye & Joyride Bike Parks