Kill Me, Thrill Me

An old-school Whistler XC trail, I really enjoyed this ride. Read More...

Line selection

When you spend four weeks riding the same trails a lot, you get ample opportunity to work on your line selection. Read More...

Trail grades

In BC they rate almost all their trails. This is necessary because the hard ones are world-class hard and you wouldn’t want to end up on one of these without meaning to.
Also in BC, they say you should put all the trail gradings up one in the wet. I don’t think this applies universally!
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Steep = easier?

Generally a steeper trail is harder. I think there is an exception. Read More...

The Comfortably Numb adventure

Comfortably Numb had become my obsession for 2013 in some ways.
I had to ride this trail.
Now that I’ve done so, I have some reflections to share.
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TOTW

Whistler MTB Park now covers three “zones”, using three chairlifts, yielding three quite different riding experiences. Read More...

A month on flats

Pretty much everyone at BC Bike Parks rides flat pedals.

Everyone!

This year I conformed. 120 hours of riding later, I have some experiences to share. Read More...