Resolutions: Partners in Grime – Felix Burke

For many, completing post-secondary schooling is a difficult task. For others, training and racing for Canada’s grueling weather is overwhelming. But what about doing both? Victoria, B.C. racers and roommates Felix Burke and Quinn Moberg manage to tackle an ambitious lifestyle consisting of equal parts education and maintenance of a competitive national ranking on Canada’s XC racing circuit. So, what does it take to race hard plus earn an Economics or Kinesiology degree in the off season? Teamwork and resilience. The Rocky Mountain/7Mesh riders know that success means more than…

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Video: James Doerfling | Plowing Ashes

The recently charred forests of Cache Creek, BC, Canada provided a surreal setting for a test session with James Doerfling on his new SRSUNTOUR TRIAir rear shock and the AURON35 Boost fork. Also checkout: This #stuttermovie by WHYEX is based on photos shot during the video filming with James Doerfling in the burnt forests of Cache Creek BC, Canada. Photos have a unique sharpness and at the same time an unrivaled depth.

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Video: Paul Genovese – 2nd Home

In 2014 I moved to the Sunshine Coast of BC to migrate to a place that allowed me to ride all year. After a season of non-stop riding I broke my femur. 2-1/2 months into rehab I received a call from Mongoose, which I appreciated considering I could barely walk! I worked hard to make a full recovery. With a new sponsor and some titanium leg hardware this is my first video back. -Paul Genovese A big thanks to Mongoose, SRAM/Rockshox, Fox head, Chromag and Fernie Physio for the support!…

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Video: Sombrio for life with the CLAW

We know you want to pin it with confidence. That’s why we build durable gear to last, now guaranteed for life! Our Lifetime Guarantee covers all Sombrio apparel products against manufactures defects for the expected life of the product. If something should happen to your Sombrio gear, just return your gear to the original place of purchase for a replacement of equal value.

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Video: OUTLAW DIARIES II – Return To The Glory Days

Patrick “Bengel” Rasche lives in a very crowded area called the Ruhrpott in Germany. Even between big cities and industrial areas he finds spots to build stunts and ride steep terrain. But from time to time he needs to escape from this busy place… This project is an homage to the glory days of freeriding and another portrait about “Bengel” and his very own approach towards life, on and off the bike. And yes, the last hit is Robbie’s Roadgap from NWD 7! Watch part I: vimeo.com/149241049 For more check:…

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Elements of Victory

Of all the events we attend every year, nothing makes us quite as proud as BC Bike Race. A seven-day international stage race, it’s amazing to see so many people from all over the world enjoying our backyard’s choicest trails. It’s a tour of British Columbia’s rugged coast, and some of the world’s most challenging cross country singletrack—all explored while camping between the Pacific Ocean and the coastal mountain ranges. This year’s 10th annual BC Bike Race was the perfect occasion to give our updated Element platform some real-world marathon…

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BC Bike Race partners with Pearl Izumi

Pearl Izumi has been constructing some of the world’s best cycling clothing for over 60 years, right from the beginning with a small operation in 1950’s Japan. ‘The human machine is the most perfect machine ever created. Empowering that machine to go faster, farther, and longer than it has ever gone before is what Pearl Izumi strives for.’ It’s this powerful belief and their strong legacy that makes the two companies such a perfect and complementary fit. Marketing Manager, Pearl Izumi Canada, David Blondel sees the sponsorship as a natural fit. “Throughout the…

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