January 11, 2011

Winter sucks!

Those of us in Alberta have recently been treated to nice big bear hug from Old Man Winter. Most of the province is locked in double digit negative temperatures and even lower wind chills. Almost gone are the memories of loamy, flowing singletrack and the rumble of rocks and sand you bomb downhill. The warmth of the summer sun seems but a distant dream.

But wait! Do not give way to despair, hope is not all lost!

Sacred Rides has just unleashed a contest for a truly epic winter mountain biking escape to your choice of Central or South America. Valued at over $5,000, these vacation options offer something for just about everybody: – Read More –

November 9, 2010

The Furious Winner!

Well, it was a good run! There were some great comments and it was awesome to see the community get behind this contest and to have so many people ready and willing to take the plunge into stage racing!

Unfortunately, just like out on the race course, there can be only one victor – And after tabulating all the entries, adding additional entries for our favorites, we have a winner!! – Read More –

November 10, 2009

MEC Sweet Spots

MEC Sweet Spots Outdoor Video Contest just released their winner, and I have to admit, it’s really well done. Profiling a young guy and his buddies riding around BC all summer and everything it has to offer, it pulls together some pretty darned good amateur cinematography and tells a great story… Makes me sad that – Read More –