Brand Ambassador Program

TGC Crew brand ambassadors

Are you an ambassador for the sport of mountain biking? Do you love the iXS and Spank Industries products/brands and want to help spread the Cartel stoke? 

We're looking for riders, racers, trail builders, storytellers and content creators to partner with to help us tell the stories of iXS and Spank Industries gear.

What we'd want to see from you

  • Event/ Adventure/ Trip summaries and photos or videos
  • A passion for riding and getting more people on bikes
  • Be active on social media
  • Post once a month on social media sharing your passion and experiences with our brands and products
  • Trail Advocacy - must participate in at least two trail work events a year
  • Submit online reviews on products that you have tried

What you get:

  • An affiliation with two amazing brands 
  • Deals on Spank and iXS gear
  • As you grow as an ambassador you can get opportunities to earn free apparel and equipment
  • Special discounts for family and friends when applicable
  • Opportunity to be featured on the Gravity Cartel and the Spank Industries social media channels

To apply, please send an email to and answer the following questions:

  1. Do you race? Build trails? Lead Group rides? Advocate for mountain biking? Create content? Tell us about yourself.
  2. What are your five favorite trails/riding spots?
  3. Where are you located, and what type(s) of riding disciplines do you participate in?
  4. What is your primary riding discipline?
  5. What is your secondary riding discipline?
  6. Please provide links to Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Blogs or other relevant social portals.
  7. Are you able to create content or have a friend that can help with creating content?
  8. What kind of photo/video/story content are you able to create on your own?
  9. How many bikes do you currently own, and what are they?
  10. Are you a member of a cycling team?
  11. Do you currently have any sponsors? If so, who are they?
  12. What are your plans for the 2020 riding season?
  13. Do you have any big bike trips planned for 2020?
  14. If you’re a racer(s), what races and events do you plan on attending and what class(s) do your race?
  15. As a TGC Ambassador, what kind of support would you like from Spank/iXS/the Gravity Cartel?
  16. (returning Ambassadors only) If you're a returning ambassador, please share some of the content, photos, and stories you've created or been featured in to help spread the love of the Cartel, Spank, and IXS.

The Gravity Cartel is currently accepting applications for US based riders. Applications will close March 2nd, 2020.
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered.