Hey Remi Gauvin, Thomas Vanderham, and Carson Storch you better look out, there’s a new kid on the block—literally. Dane Jewett is a 12-year-old from Squamish, B.C., and he’s already tenacious on two wheels. Crabapples Hits? Not a problem. That new hip on dirt merchant? He’s already found the sweet spot. Mind you, all with a set of handlebars that look slightly too big for him. Just wait till the kid is the same age as Vanderham, he’s going to be nasty.
For Dr. John Rideout age doesn’t mean a thing. At 71, he still shreds the Whistler bike park like a day hasn’t gone by. If you’re around the trails you just might see him sending it into Freight train, Dirt Merchant, Lower A-line, and then into Hornet—that’s his favorite line to take in the park. When he drops into Dirt Merchant he has to remind himself that he's not 26 anymore, even though he’s a 3-time World Masters DH champion. He’s not stopping there. Still competing, he’s hoping to race
IFHT Films knows a thing or two about mountain bike humor, and their latest short tells exactly what it’s like to get into the world of mountain biking. It goes something like this: see someone else having fun on a bike, buy sh***y bike, hate it. Buy better bike, break it. Buy nice bike, love it. Get hooked on the sport and empty your wallet on it. We can all relate, can’t we? RELATED: Micayla Gatto + IFHT Films = Kendrick Lamar and Bikes
You can’t help but feel like a kid again watching Danny MacAskill ride, and his playful demeanor is only heightened in extra muddy conditions. No puddle is spared by the Scotsman. Riding with his pal in what appears to be a swamp, MacAskill makes the trail look like a ride in a waterpark. He explores the five-year-old in all of us, because what’s better than getting lost in the woods with your bicycle?