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First Proper Bike Ride of the Year…

Woke up to a clear blue sky, a slight breeze and birds tweeting in the pine trees.  We were on the first lift as is standard procedure on school days and after a pretty good 2hr morning session on the (icey & choppy) snow where it was all about speed it was nice to get […]

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Airy Rider…

Well, we’ve been hitting 21-24°C everyday since the weekend in our front garden so not any snow left at this height (1200-1300m) at least out in the open – there’s patches of slushy/icey stuff on some of the bike trails under the trees down by the river.  Which makes for some fun riding – especially […]

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Jumping on Dirt…

Another good film-ad with French Dirt Jumper Fred Austruy putting his Mavic Deemax Ultimates through their paces; Fred Austruy – MAVIC From ROSE; (this is Google Translated from the original German article so a few mistakes here and there 😉  ) The French ROSE Dirtbiker Frederic Austury tried the Ultimate Deemax of Mavic Bike Park […]

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The Best Time of Year…

I think this really is the best time of year up here.  Warm weather, lifts still open, not many people and a fairly big dump last night so fresh powder for the morning session plus some of the bike trials are clearing now so was out in the afternoon on the mountain bike…c’est mortel ici! […]

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Pool Party…

A really good film of the Nike ‘The Pool’ BMX event last summer.  A great edit with a cool soundtrack and load of sick tricks…what more can you ask for…? [vimeo http://vimeo.com/26095274] From Defgrip, who put this film together : “Back in May, Nuno and I headed out to England to shoot photos and film the […]

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2010 Megavalanche & 2011 Trans-Provence Winner…

This is a good interview with French rider Jerome Clementz who’s making a name for himself in French & International MTB Enduro racing. He won the Megavalanche in 2010 (I’m entering next years race on a DH bike) and he won last years Trans-Provence 7-day stage race  (I will be entering the 2014 race – and thinking […]

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Light Rider…

Watching this film kinda gives me the feeling I get every time I ride my snowboard, that is some accomplishment!! Really good little film.  Check it out; (For some reason the media wont embed properly so click the link below to watch from original source)   L.E.D Surfer by Jacob Sutton […]

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