“Life is good. My bike and bags are packed, and in a matter of hours I will be boarding an airplane destined for Spain.”

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AIRprentice 2010 – The Movie

Meet the Riders - And Tippie

Matt Dennison put together a video of this year’s comp – and he knocked it out of the park…

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Red Bull 5000 Down

Peak to Village

Red Bull 5000 Down features 250 men and women starting simultaneously from the snow-capped peak of Whistler Mountain

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Whistler Report #10

Is This Summer?

“On the back end of a 4 person Freight Train train, the dust was really heavy and more than a couple of times…”

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2011 Rocky Mountain Slayer Dissected

Late Season Bike Check From Eamonn

“the main goal at Rocky was “to create the best aggressive all-mountain bike possible…”

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4Qeens Day Two

Google If You're Behind

Jinya still managed to huck the GLC drop with one shoe and finish fourth…on a Chromag hardtail…

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Teaser – Norco 2011 full suspension bikes

Stuart offers up photo highlights, weights and pricing info from the Norco 2011 launch

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Pumptrack Challenge

Crankworx is Pumping


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4Queens Day One

Whistler's Nastiest Race

“Last year no one actually died so this year he has stepped up his game – five courses of varying insanity…”

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2010 Norco Vixa Review

Norco's Female Freerider

There are XC, Road and even AM bikes for Women – nice to see Norco making a freeride bike for the gnarly girls…

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Fromme Update

Big Changes

Is this the beginning of the end – or a new beginning for trails like Pink Starfish, Jerry Rig and Roadside…

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Paul Stevens Strikes First

AIRprentice Sweepstakes

“Taking notes at the AIRprentice, I have concluded that it only rears its head for very short periods of time…”

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Whistler Report #9

Drying Out

As the sun starts to shine the trail crew gets challenged, Todd preps for 4 Queens, Phast Wed. and more…

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Formula Factory Tour

Inside the Factory

Get a look at how Formula goes about design, manufacturing, testing and then real world use…

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Red Bull Rampage 2010

Gates Open!

“More riders, more spectators and more action as the legendary freeride comp returns to Virgin Utah…”

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First Look: 2010 Cove G-Spot

All new, all mountain assassin

“When a Handjob won’t do and picking up an STD is out of the question, it’s time for the G-Spot…”

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Wade’s New Job

Trail Ambassador?

“As a dedicated rider who likes to climb as much as descend, he has a well-rounded experience…”

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Swiss Bliss

Photos and Video

Want to ride huge Swiss descents? How about Alpenrock DH with BC legends Wade Simmons and Joe Schwartz

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Bear Mountain DH Vid

Plus Photos/Results

Airs berms, step ups and step downs seemed to be the order of the day at Bear in 2010

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AIRprentice Update

Epic Day 1

Silver Star stepped up for us, and stepped down and hipped and of course bermed beyond belief…

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AIRprentice Crowned

Two Winners? Almost.

We decided that we wanted to pluck two riders from this crew – but we could only narrow it down to three…

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AIRprentice Entourage

Some AIR p day 1 entourage shots taken with a Nokia N900 phone – the AIRprentice winner’s phone.

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10th AIRprentice Rider Named

Ian Morrison is In

An 11th hour plea along with strong images, references, video and ancestry lead us to give Ian the nod…

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2011 Demo 8 Ridden

On The Shore

The Demo 8 has evolved to become lighter, more adjustable, wider in places, skinnier in places and sleeker overall…

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Shimano XTR 2011

AM and XC Lines

Wider Tuned Concept widens XTR User profile? XTR for everyone? Kids Bikes? Cruiserss? Road? Nope!

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Project Thunder Smurf

Marin Quake 7.9

“…having a big rig with meaty tires and seven-plus inches of travel underneath you is a very good thing.”

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AIRprentice Bikes

DDemo 8 and SX To the Victor!

Giving away bikes is a nasty, nasty job – and these two rides may be the toughest to part with yet…

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Santa Cruz Carbon V10

A Detailed Look

“The bike still felt very good in the 8.5” setting – slightly more lively but not as plush in the ugly…”

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