No longer an Ibis-only rider?!?!

My history with Ibis Cycles, a high end MTB brand from California, runs deep. I credit them with opening the door to the many professional opportunities I received while working the business end of the mountain bike industry. Even after I was no longer professionally working for Ibis, they continued to sponsor my riding, and…

Can Santi De Avila teach an old [BMX] dog new tricks???

I had the chance to learn a trick with Santi De Avila while in Mexico riding at the De Avila Bike Park. Santi is a total shredder and has a complete airbag set up at his park. We decided that a “No-Footed-Can-Can” tutorial would be great for an aging ex-bmxer like myself! I was DEFINITELY…

MASTERING SWITCHBACKS: The proven methods

Switchbacks! Switch back turns are a whole different reality than berms. Or are they? The main two differences are lean angle and speed. Switchbacks are just tighter corners that will require a slower entry speed and a bit less lean angle. That’s it. I generally use three techniques for switchbacks: 1.Pumping the turn like a…

To the trailhead and beyond: my Promaster buildout

My 2015 Ram ProMaster 136” conversion van is more of a family camper van, built for mountain biking and camp trips, than the original moto van conversion I first showed on the channel. My daughter and I have recently done a couple of camp outs in the van, and for what’s also my daily driver,…

PODCAST: Do you know Hannah Bergmann?

“Women’s advocacy in riding is burgeoning because of this person.” Hannah Bergmann grew up in Hood River, Oregon and now lives in Bellingham, Washington. Her first passion was skiing, and she actually only started mountain biking about seven years ago when her dad got her into the sport. But don’t let that fool you- Hannah…

My STOPPIE tutorial is live!!!

Hey guys! My last Patreon tutorial of 2019 is now live!!! For anyone who is unfamiliar with the Patreon setup, I post riding tutorials exclusively for my patrons every single month. This month is how to stoppie, round 2. You’ve likely seen me do many nose wheelies in my videos, and as a result, this…

#FOLLOWCAM madness!!!

#followcam footage is always a favorite and I’m stoked to be able to ride with some of the best riders, on some of the best trails, all over North America! Check out the videos to see my rides with Nate Hills in Sedona, Logan Nelson in my local Bellingham, and Jordan Hodder from Kamloops, B.C….

Riding with Rad Women: Meet Danica Fife

Danica only started mountain biking three years ago, and she’s already racing enduro and on her way to becoming a pro! We went up to Darrington, Washington to ride some rad trails and talk about what inspired Danica to ride, what she loves about the sport and her hopes for the future. Keep this one…

How Mike from The Lost Co. created his dream job

Mike Randol and I have a lot in common, except I do think he did a better job of taking the “big plunge” into living his dream life by doing it when he was a bit younger! In 2014, at 24 years old, Mike realized there was literally nothing holding him back from living his…

TUTORIAL: Bump Jumps

I do these all the time! Bump jumps are a great way to look smooth and fast on any trail!