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By: Chris Lesser Photos: Courtesy Trans-Provence Video: Rob Hamillton-Smith Ash Smith has never been much of a fan of big, elaborately staged, mass attendance mountain bike races. Instead, as the owner of trailAddiction, a mountain bike guiding company based out of Les Arcs, France, Smith makes a living taking small groups of riders into the [...]
We were told this would happen. Everyone we talked to had an opinion on what the weather would be like in Whistler between late October and mid-November. Forecasts ranged from sunshine and crisp fall leaves to early-winter hell. So far we’ve had a couple clear days, but the rest have been on the rainy side. Everything from light drizzling to full-on downpour.
This summer 1,000 lucky Crankworx goers sat down in a Whistler ballroom before four giant projection screens to watch, cheer and be amazed by the Shimano Saint Deep Summer Photo Contest. The rules were simple—capture the vibe, the scene, the feeling and the riding of Whistler in just three days of shooting. All six sideshows [...]
The Great Canadian Gong Show, otherwise known as the inaugural BIKE magazine Gear Guide, has officially commenced. We’ve summoned the best and the brightest of next year’s crop of bikes and gear to Whistler, BC, home of some of the best and the, given the season, wettest trails on the continent. We chose Whistler because [...]
This summer 1,000 lucky Crankworx goers sat down in a Whistler ballroom before four giant projection screens to watch, cheer and be amazed by the Shimano Saint Deep Summer Photo Contest. Bike magazine senior photographer Dan Barham was among the six elite contestants chosen for the challenge. The rules were simple—capture the vibe, the scene, [...]
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