“Traditionally, fox hunting is a pack of dogs chasing down a fox. Today, we’ll be flipping that on its head,” explains Gee Atherton in this video. “I’ll be the fox chasing down the pack. 120 guys lined up at the top of the mountain, mass starting into a downhill track and me jumping in behind them and passing as many as I can before I hit the finish.”
Garett Buehler. Kamloops, BC.
Brian Astell. Woodacre, CA
Six-time Trials World Champion Marco Hösel wanted an indian summer ride end of October. What he got is one of the earliest onset of winter he ever experienced. And, yes, he is riding a belt-drive hardtail.
Thomas Vanderham, Vancouver, BC.
Mike Watton. Whistler, BC.
Danielle Baker digs deep to score that one bit of prized schwag
Semenuk and Logan Peat hit the streets of Vancouver before descending on Pemberton for one final downhill rip on Resurrectum.
Travis Lucas. Bend, Oregon
The 2013 edition of the BC Bike Race (which kicks off on June 29th) is already full, though you can still get yourself on the waiting list.
Janne Tjärnström and Darcy Turenne. Åre, Sweden.
Not a season chock full of wins for Steve Peat, but the former World Champ proves that there is more to life than merely standing atop the podium.
Christine Dern. Alta, Utah.
Darren Berrecloth breaks down what it’s like to pull off a truly scary manuever in unknown terrain.
Kathy Nomura. Southern Chilcotins, BC.
The UCI couldn’t make it happen, but an international enduro series is taking off without cycling’s chief poo-pooing organization.
If Thanksgiving is our national moment of reflection, the day after is the unofficial holiday of bludgeoning our neighbor in that quest to score the perfect rifle, video game or, in this case, pair of crotchless panties.
Rig life created a perfect storm of constant new friends, new towns, cheap alcohol and a seemingly endless list of reasons to celebrate.