Video: Vincent Pernin by Pierre Henni | Commencal Bicycles

If you’re skiing in Les Arcs or one of the many stunning spots in the surrounding valleys at the moment, one thing’s for sure, these summer playgrounds are unrecognizably covered in snow just now. So what better time to think back to a beautiful Autumn and riding bikes in vague warmth…  

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Kill the Chill with “WARMEE”

The guys at WARMEE gave us this brilliant product to test while we were riding in the Ladakh region recently. We were not aware that this self heating warmer will be such a blessing! WARMEE is an air activated self heating patch and provides warmth to its user for more than 8 hours without using of any external source of heating. The manufacturers are ISO and CE certified which means this is not going to harm you in any way possible. WARMEE is very useful for winter adventure activities like Trekking, Camping,…

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BELOW ZERO

BELOW ZERO: Biking in the Himalayas in winter  Text by Claude Balsiger | Photos by Martin Bissig Location: Zanskar, Ladakh – INDIA  Also featured in Issue #22 | July 2014 There are just two ways to reach the snowbound Zanskar valley in the Indian Himalayas in winter: over the frozen Zanskar river or the snow covered high passes. Claude Balsiger and Martin Bissig took both routes on their expedition; across the ice to reach the valley and over the passes to get back out. How bad can it feel to…

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