Vacation Approved!

Vacation Approved!

    When my vacation request form was handed back to me last week, I felt a little lump in my throat and chills up my spine. It meant that I was going to have the time off to attempt another Bikepacking event. The BC Epic 1000. The BC Epic is an offroad, unofficial, completely self-supported 1000km, 11,600m Read more about Vacation Approved![…]

2018 Kona Process 153 CR/DL – Bike Magazine Bible of Bike Tests

2018 Kona Process 153 CR/DL – Bike Magazine Bible of Bike Tests

Another year, another pile of gorgeous carbon bikes to drool over.  The choices are endless, which leaves the buyer in a bit of a pickle – which steed is worthy of your hard-earned dollars? I’m of the opinion you’d be hard-pressed to make a poor decision, but some bikes clearly outshine the competition.  This is Read more about 2018 Kona Process 153 CR/DL – Bike Magazine Bible of Bike Tests[…]

Nipika’s Cross River Ripper Fat Bike Race.

Nipika’s Cross River Ripper Fat Bike Race.

Nipika Mountain Resort is no stranger to hosting awesome events and on February 24, 2018, they did it again with their inaugural Cross River Ripper Fat Bike Race. Around 50 riders from all over South East BC took part in, what turned out to be quiet a ripper of a course indeed. Mild temperatures, blue Read more about Nipika’s Cross River Ripper Fat Bike Race.[…]

Emergence. A diamond in the rough.

Emergence. A diamond in the rough.

You know what they say – It’s not fat biking if you’re not walking. Over the last handful of years, I’ve trudged my Fat Bike all over this valley. It’s great training after all. Imagine dragging an anchor through knee deep snow… uphill… both ways.. oh and it’s -20. Good times right?! Seriously though, if Read more about Emergence. A diamond in the rough.[…]

Santa Cruz Hightower CC – Long Term Review

Santa Cruz Hightower CC – Long Term Review

I had the distinct pleasure of riding the Santa Cruz Hightower CC for the majority of the summer, and it left quite the impression. It was a bike of many firsts for me: First time riding a 29er, first time riding a bike running a VPP platform, and most importantly – first time riding a Read more about Santa Cruz Hightower CC – Long Term Review[…]