The Athertons face some highs and lows at Windham, NY, but then head to the mecca of mountain biking, Whistler, B.C., for Kokanee Crankworx.Locations
Windham, New York
Whistler, BCRaces Covered
UCI World Cup XCO/ DHI 5 – Windham
Crankworx – Whistler, BC
Rachel at Kokanee Crankworx
Episode 7 of The Atherton Project begins in Windham for round 5 of the World Cup with the team feeling the pressure for points following the disappointment of the last round – especially for Gee, if he’s to retain his title this season.
Gee during the Canadian Open at Kokanee Crankworx
Then it’s on to Whistler for the Crankworx event, a good chance to get away from the World Cup and have some fun, whether it’s judging the Miss Trail Bunny competition or working on some backflips in a foam pit.
Now in its third series, Red Bull’s reality TV series ‘The Atherton Project’ is a fly-on-the-wall show tracking the exploits of the most famous family in mountain bike history. Follow British riders Dan, Gee and Rachel Atherton as they compete in events around the world in the 2011 season.
Series 3 of The Atherton Project can be found on Red Bull TV. Check out The Atherton Project website for more information.
Want to catch up on Series 1 and 2? Watch every episode here
Photos by Ian Hylands