Video: Chris Akrigg on an old fashioned thrash

Mental riding from Mongoose team rider

Chris Akrigg balances

The latest “OMG, how did he do that?” video comes from recent Mongoose Global Team signing Chris Akrigg.


Aboard the company’s full-suspension Teocali cross-country bike, Akrigg jumps, powers and balances his way through some seemingly impossible rocks, roots and fallen trees on a ride he calls a “good old fashioned thrash”.


We’d love to have half his skills on our local thrash – and we’re going to try some of his moves on our ride home tonight. We may bring you video footage of that too … but for now watch in awe:

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