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Brett Rheeder: At Home in the Flatlands

It makes sense that mountains would be required for mountain biking, right? Not necessarily if you're Brett Rheeder. The Canadian slopestyle phenom says he isn't drawn home by the flat farmlands, but the stomping grounds where he was born and raised still hold a little something for him.

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Nearly all of Rheeder's family lives in the same part of southern Ontario, which allowed him to build a course on some land owned by his cousins, who live less than three miles from him. "We hoped the dirt was going to be good, but as soon as we dug into the ground we knew it was gold," says Rheeder. Even though the area is flat as all get-out, it's clear that the word "home" has a special meaning for this place and for Rheeder.

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Juliana’s New Film on Biking and Following Your Passion is a Must Watch
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Juliana’s New Film on Biking and Following Your Passion is a Must Watch

Juliana’s New Film on Biking and Following Your Passion is a Must Watch

It's no secret that there's fewer women in extreme sports than men. But brands like Juliana have worked to fill this gap by not only creating women's specific gear but also fostering communities where women can grow in their sport. Juliana rider and World Cup downhill racer Jamie Hill is one of the pioneers of this inclusion. Hill's organization Hilltop MTB helps and encourages girls to get outside and helps them thrive in the outdoors through mountain biking. chronicles Hill's own journey

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David Godziek Channels His Inner Mafioso in NS Bikes’ Latest Film
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David Godziek Channels His Inner Mafioso in NS Bikes’ Latest Film

David Godziek Channels His Inner Mafioso in NS Bikes’ Latest Film

Imagine this: you’re just putzing around on your BMX bike one day, having a ball hitting curbs and such, and two scary looking dudes with neck tattoos throw you in the back of their car. You’re terrified, unsure what you’ve done wrong, and they bring you out to a forest, mysteriously full of freeride features, hand you a dirt jumper, and are like ‘send it.’ You’ve basically imagined the premise of NS Bikes' new film. Featuring David Godziek as the shredding kidnapee, the film takes an

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Braydon Bringhurst is Back With a Tribute to RAD
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Braydon Bringhurst is Back With a Tribute to RAD

Braydon Bringhurst is Back With a Tribute to RAD

Action sports films have a long history, filled with all kinds of legendary flicks like and many more. Way back in 1986, the bike world was graced with its own classic – the story of a young kid named Cru Jones who wants to win a notorious BMX race aptly named the Helltrack. Sounds pretty damn ‘80s to me. Well, the film sure left a mark on Braydon Bringhurst, who actually got his start in BMX racing before bringing his skills to bigger bikes. “I have loved ‘RAD’ since I was a little kid,”