Video: Smith Optics in Chile - Part 1 - Surviving Your Day Job

Apr 9, 2014 at 0:34
by Smith Optics  
Views: 23,615    Faves: 72    Comments: 8

Riders: Lars Sternberg, Joey Schusler, Nate Hills, Dylan Wolsky, Darrin Seeds, and Mallory Burda

Presented by: Smith Optics
Video: Scott Secco



20 Comments

  • 9 0
 Nice work Scott, looking forward to the rest of the trip and Joey's rugged tumble.
  • 2 0
 ^what that guy said.
  • 2 0
 ^what this guy said about that guy.
  • 10 0
 freaking love my country
  • 1 0
 la cago!!! hahah
  • 5 2
 Am I the only one that prefers to ride my bike in singletrack between the trees in the forest? Too much desertic for me... All the way, I'm shure that's spectacular
  • 3 1
 yes. I'm with you.
  • 1 0
 way down the road you enter the trails on forest , come to chile, where you have all terrains near you
  • 1 0
 Beautiful Video. Nice editing. Mark my words. Andes-Pacifico is a Beast! And soon will become the "Dakar" of Enduro-All Mountain Competitions.
Hope to see Lars, Joey and the rest again next year! Cheers!
  • 2 1
 This was awesome! Great video, guys.... It only strengthened my resolve to sell everything off and head for the Southern Hemisphere this winter.

Life is an adventure! Thanks for sharing y'all's. Smile
  • 3 0
 Such a pimp day job... fuck.
  • 3 0
 too good. nice job Scotty.
  • 1 0
 Do they switch helmets at some point during the race? is that why they carry around the half lid?
  • 3 0
 they use the trail/XC helmets for the accents to breath easier as it's compulsory on all stages to wear a helmet....but then plonk the full face for the decents....... so as to maintain and keep their facial structure intact should things get errr... "emotional" ( some/most races will also make it compulsory for the full face on the race or timed stages...)
  • 1 0
 I wish Canada had more of that hype.... like we don't have a couple ranges of our own, ya know?
  • 2 1
 Looks great but am never going to get to do anything like this
  • 2 0
 never say never. work hard and get your @ss to Chile. It's an awesome country, with awesome people in it. (yes yes, I married one so I'm biased!)

looking forward to the rest in the series. very much hoping you have some footage of the Lakes District... it's beautiful down there and the riding is spectacular.
  • 1 0
 ok I f win the lottery al go .I got glentress and innerleithen an hours drive from me so that's ok .and I am married too and a papa .I got no footage mostly gout myself maybe meet up with some friends now and again . got some nice photos al post them.
  • 1 0
 That opening shot is one big frikken hill to climb
  • 1 0
 Looks like an amazing experience!





You must login to Pinkbike.
Don't have an account? Sign up

Join Pinkbike  Login
Copyright © 2000 - 2022. Pinkbike.com. All rights reserved.
dv56 0.012550
Mobile Version of Website