kelly mcgarry

The tributes have been pouring in from around the world since the shocking news that mountain biking legend Kelly McGarry passed away in New Zealand on 1 February.

The tragedy emerged after sponsors YT Industries released a statement on the subject, which delivered the news and described Kelly as “one of the most likeable mountain bike riders... a warm-hearted, friendly and relaxed guy. He stood for the true essence of mountain biking through every aspect of his life."

“Video tribute in memory of my friend Kelly McGarry. The mountain bike community lost a brother today. He lived his life fully and inspired many. Kelly, we’ll miss you. Rest in Peace."

This latest video tribute comes from Fast Focus’ Damien Vergez, who released the video below along with the message:

“Video tribute in memory of my friend Kelly McGarry. The mountain bike community lost a brother today. He lived his life fully and inspired many. Kelly, we’ll miss you. Rest in Peace."

This is Kelly flowing as he always did – smooth, strong and crazy stylish. Always a joy to behold: