When most people are looking for a challenge or bored at home, they take on projects like learning to knit or baking sourdough. But when Brendan Fairclough and Sam Pilgrim need a challenge, they decide it's time to jump over Brendan's house on their bikes. After an unsuccessful attempt a few weeks ago, they opted to come at the project from a more slopestyle oriented angle. This meant building a platform across the top of Sam's sprinter van and a death defying skinny to take them from the van and up over the roof. If you want to watch some nail biting mountain biking or are just in it for the excellent banter between Fairclough and Pilgrim as they build, you're in the right place for both.
Great news! Remember that youtube channel Miranda Miller, Remi Gauvin, and Jesse Melamed launched on April Fools day? Turns out it’s a legit channel, not a joke and their first real video is pretty relatable content. When it comes to progressing on a mountain bike, your comfort zone and perception of fear can often be the hardest obstacles to overcome. Even though most shredits show professional athletes sending huge features without a hitch, behind the scenes they’re still battling with
I’m pretty sure gravity works a little differently for Bas Van Steenbergen. When he rides Utah spines he just seems to float from feature to feature, unlike us mere mortals. If you're wondering what that's like, check out his latest POV edit from Canvaswhich lets you follow along as he dances down the desert landscape. Sit back and enjoy.
In case you missed the news, Accomplice athlete, Kamloops local, and all-around freeride legend Graham Agassiz picked up a new sponsor last year. Well, that sounds like great news for Aggy, but all we really care about is watching him shred trails to pieces – and his new ride is more than capable of that. What’s interesting to note is that he’s actually riding the aluminum version of the YT Capra – which seems like a bike built expressly with his type of riding in mind. From YT: In ‘Full