Slideshow Stories: Winter Sessions

Nov 24, 2013 at 22:14
by Bryce Piwek  
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There are few places above the 49th parallel where riding is possible all 12 months of the year. For most riders in Canada the season comes to a close in October or November. Confining most of us to the indoors until the ice & snow releases its grip on our local trails. Unlike most of Canada, Vancouver and Vancouver island are blessed with a temperate climate making it possible to stay on two wheels all year round.

For those of us lucky enough to live here it's safe to say we've probably taken this for granted. I took a short trip to meet up with Luke Fulton and friends on the island to take advantage of being able to ride unfrozen dirt this time of year.

Proceed with caution

Proceed with caution

Keeping warm

Keeping warm fireside


"Kona" Jon dropping in

Truck from above

Mid set Truckdriver


Indian-Air Seatgrab

Rad superseater

Everything you need for a good winter Bikes warm fire and tunes

Bikes, Tunes and a warm fire. Not bad for November

Peter s got a deep bag of tricks. Here Regular Tailwhip to oppo Tailwhip.

Peter Savage goes both ways; on his tailwhips that is

Ready to rock n roll

Ready to Rock n Roll

Giving the jumps a little torch love

Styling out along the tree-line

Boss getting sideways along the tree-line

Thanks Luke and Fulton family for their hospitality, Aaron Boss for letting us shoot at his trails and of course Jon, Peter, Tyler, and Jarrett for riding hard for my camera.

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  • 23 0
 Glad to see the builder getting recognized for all the hours he puts in. Trails look rad
  • 5 1
 That trail, killed it!
  • 11 0
 Pinkbike needs more of these they're nice to watch. Good change I must say
  • 9 1
 looks sick. but i think id prefer to see them in action, instead of a slideshow..
  • 10 0
 dunno man, I see plenty of dirtjump videos..... Something about the artistry behind the photography and selection process of a slideshow to create a mood resonates with me
  • 3 0
 Honestly didn't think I would like a slide show about DJ, but when I watched it I was surprised to find it captivating. The best moments frozen on the screen. Awesome work!
  • 3 0
 For all the effort of the slide show, photos, riding, editing, etc. This could have just as easily been a video. Personally I would have preferred a video, but I guess as far as slide shows go. This is damn well made.
  • 5 0
 whats the blow torch for?? ive seen it other edits and never knew
  • 4 1
 drying off the ramps!
  • 1 0
 Dry off the ramps.
  • 2 1
 Dry off the ramps. Say it once more...
  • 7 0
 Cooking hot dogs. Oh, and ramp drying.
  • 1 0
 Always gotta have a picture of a warm toasty fire when camping lol.No matter where it was taken you always remember where that fire was @ lol.
  • 2 0
 I would ride in the winter... but there's 2 feet of snow already.
  • 2 0
 Did I just see Jarrett with a regular helmet on??
  • 1 0
 sweet slideshow and sick jumps!!reminded me of a slideshow from an anthill movie Smile
  • 1 0
 nice,I thought it would be a movie.
  • 1 0
 I dig the pictures. Not so much the song
  • 1 0
 What breed is that dog near the end ???
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