Trials and Tribulations

Chris Akrigg makes sense of Barcelona's tech

For most riders, square corners, shoulder-high boulders and bike-stopping roots are all things to avoid. Chris Akrigg seeks them out. Akrigg recently spent time in Barcelona, the land of menacing rocks and roots. Or so it looks like. So, like a self-respecting trail boss, he hopped on his bike and channeled his inner trials-rider to find the most creative lines in Spain.