News Stream / James Doerfling


50 YEARS FASTER! The 2020 collection celebrates our place in history as the oldest US MX brand in the world. Already by 1989, some 30 years ago, we launched our Azonic MTB brand and after that followed our first O’Neal bike collections. The same philosophy runs throughout O’Neal: “It wasn’t about making money. Our drive […]


Whether you’re waiting in the start gate for your final run at a World Cup DH race or about to drop-in on a crazy line at Rampage or in your local woods sizing up a jump for the first time…all riders at some point experience fear. It’s what makes our sport so addictive. The buzz. […]


We are constantly inspired by the environment in which we ride. We are often filled with awe and respect when we head out on 2 wheels. Once in a while mother nature also scares the hell out of us, reminding us just how small we are and also how lucky we are to be alive and […]


Rampage is over for another year, another one bites the dust…quite literally in many cases. Yet again this year there was a lot of discussion around the safety of the event. With our own James Doerfling back from a summer of being side-lined by injury, just being selected to ride in this prestigious event was […]

James Doerfling’s eternal search for the perfect line

O’NEAL are super excited to have hooked up with Scott Secco following the huge success of his Builder movie last year. Our first project with Scott is with Knolly Bikes’ big mountain rider James Doerfling doing what he does best in his native British Columbia. Doerfling hits the last big lines of the season before […]


We catch up with Knolly Bikes and O’Neal team rider James Doerfling after one of the most exciting and controversial Rampages ever. James didn’t quite make the cut for the final runs but Rampage is as much about the build-up, preparation and digging, with all the associated speculation and media excitement around who is going […]

Doerfling shredding in B.C.

O’NEAL’s James Doerfling shredding in B.C. wearing the Element FR Kit and the Pro MX Socks. Be sure to check our whole O’NEAL MTB Range.     FEATURED PRODUCTS [oneal_product 0075S-702] [oneal_product 0192S-728] [oneal_product 0356X-602] [oneal_product 0268-602]

James Doerfling’s spring ride

O’NEAL’s James Doerfling kicks-off the 2015 freeriding season at Williams Lake, British Columbia. James and his new camper are ready to hit the road and head out in search of some big mountain lines in BC. James lives to ride big mountain lines and there’s no better way to start the season off then dropping […]

O’Neal team up with Doerfling and Knolly

O’Neal are proud to be clothing and protection sponsor for Knolly’s James Doerfling, Evan Schwartz and Linden Feniak for the rest of 2014 and into next year. O’Neal have a long history of supporting DH riders from grassroots right up to World Champion and this commitment remains. In addition to that, the hook-up with James, […]