Best Reader Mountain Bike Photos (The North Face contest Winners)

Last month’s contest with The North Face called on readers to submit their best mountain biking photos… and boy did we get some good stuff! See below for our top picks. The first five here are the winners, and the photographers each get gear from The North Face’s MTB collection. Congrats to all who entered and sent in great “MTB action” shots!

photo by Michael Simmons

photo by Greg Maino

photo by Manuel Acosta

photo by Walt Devine

photo by Jonathan Cote

Runner-up photos continued on next page. . .

Stephen Regenold

Stephen Regenold is Founder of GearJunkie, which he launched as a nationally-syndicated newspaper column in 2002. As a journalist and writer, Regenold has covered the outdoors industry for two decades, including as a correspondent for the New York Times. A father of five, Regenold and his wife live in Minneapolis.