Darcy Turenne. Arbutus forest, BC.
Brett Tippie. Whistler, BC.
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Adrian Montgomery. Sun Valley, Idaho.
Wade Simmons. Whistler, BC.
I am ridiculously superstitious. Silly, I know, but I figure I inherited this trait from my grandmother, who had strange superstitious rituals for warding off almost any kind of misfortune.
Jordan Drinovz. Squamish, BC.
Our most valued photo contributors have devoted years to refining their craft, learning to read light, manipulate time and compose landscapes. But equally important as their technical precision is the fact that they are all committed mountain bikers—real riders who combine their abilities with hard work to elevate our sport to a more noble, almost spiritual, plane.
By Derek Taylor Photo by Nicholas Teichrob HE WAS ALWAYS A LITTLE AWKWARD. That was the first tip-off. Many action sports prodigies are a little unusual before they find their calling. He never got along with the stick-andball jocks in his rural Idaho hometown. He was gawky, wore his jeans too high, and his T-shirts—usually [...]
I’d never shuttled a downhill before. Or hitch hiked. Or knew how inconvenient non-flammable fee envelopes could be. It’s amazing how much I learned in 12 hours.
Graham Agassiz. Kamloops, BC.
Janne Tjärnström. Crans Montana, Switzerland.
Sylvain Turcotte, Marsha Cameron and Laura Gill. Yukon, Canada.
Garett Buehler and Geoff Gulivitch. Whistler, British Columbia.
Dave Williams. Maah Daah Hey Trail, North Dakota.
Curtis Robinson. Fernie, BC.
Al Crisp. North Vancouver, BC.
China Camp State Park, CA.
Chris Eatough. North Vancouver, BC.