Six of the best: Gee Atherton videos

Gee Atherton is a mountain bike icon, with the world champ's rainbow stripes on his sleeve and no understanding of the word fear! Today (February 26th) is the big man's birthday, so we've decided to celebrate with a look back at six of his best videos. Which is your favourite bit of Gee Atherton action? Let us know in the comments.

1. Gee Atherton vs David Knight

Red Bull are known for their quirky challenges. In 2010 Gee found himself racing enduro motorbike champ David Knight down the Fort William downhill course in Scotland.

Gee Atherton took on enduro motorbike champion David Knight at Fort William in Scotland for a Red Bull challenge. Photo: Red Bull

Which took the win – pedal power or petrol power? Watch the clip to find out!