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Preview: Cove Ti Hummer 29er Hardtail

“Don’t let your summer be a bummer. Get yourself a Hummer” – Chaz Romalis In the early 80s a group of British Columbia’s bike nuts living in North Vancouver wanted to ride bikes. Chaz, Nummers and Dewey started importing bike … Continue reading

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Whistler Mountain Bike Park’s Creekside Trails – part 1

Much thanks to Rob M, Wendy R and Pierre R for coordinating the resources to let this story be written. Rob El Jefe; you will be sorely missed. Enjoy the retirement; the excessive skiing and biking! Without trails mountain-biking (as … Continue reading

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Whistler Mountain Bike Park’s Creekside Trails – Joyride – part 3

Whistler Mountain Bike Park’s Creekside Trails – Joyride – part 3 Joyride is Paddy Kaye. As a young lad, Paddy dreamed of building trail. 20 years later and Paddy is still building trail through Joyride which employs 18 people (9 … Continue reading

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Whistler Mountain Bike Park’s Creekside Trails – Gravity Logic – part 2

Whistler Mountain Bike Parks Creekside Trails – Gravity Logic – part 2 Gravity Logic Gravity Logic was founded by Tom Pro, Dave Kelly and Rob Cocquyt; the team behind the Whistler Mountain Bike Park’s success on inception. GLI started as an … Continue reading

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Whistler Bike Park Opening Day (& valley trails) May 19, 2018

Whistler Bike Park Opening Day May 19, 2018 Now in its second decade; another Whistler bike park opening day with yet more work by the tireless bike park crew, patrol and customer service. Despite local trepidation that the WBP would … Continue reading

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Moab 2018 Spring Road Trip to the Sun Part 2

Moab Road trip, camped at Pack Creek Campground
Moab Brand Trails, Navajo Rocks, Amasa Back area, Enchilada with Carl and Kevin Continue reading

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Moab 2018 Spring Road Trip to the Sun Part 1

Moab Road trip, camped at Pack Creek Campground
Athena, Klonzo System, Mag7, 7up Shuttle with PeteSS Continue reading

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Joffre – April Pow -April 22, 2018

Five hours from door in Vancouver to the col of summit and icefields. Picked up in North Van at 5.30. Cerise parking lot at 8:45. Vantage-TwinOne Col at 10:45 (travel was astonishingly fast). GQ and I were headed up to … Continue reading

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LIABILITY FOR COMMERCIAL TRAILS OPERATIONS IN B.C: (or ride at your own risk in B.C. bikeparks) – part 2

Case comment Jamieson vs Whistler Part 1 deals with liability for non-commercial trailwork in BC.  Read more here Introduction Jamieson vs Whistler is a British Columbia Supreme Court decision rendered on June 19, 2017. Blake Jamieson was rendered a quadriplegic following … Continue reading

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LIABILITY FOR NON-COMMERCIAL TRAILWORK IN BRITISH COLUMBIA (and some parts of Canada)

THE OCCUPIERS LIABILITY ACT – Part 1 Introduction This article summarizes law in British Columbia, Canada concerning liability arising from NON-COMMERCIAL trailwork on recreational trails. This article doesn’t concern itself with liability of commercial operations (bikeparks or any areas where … Continue reading

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