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The Grumpa Grass Slalom Returns

We all ride bikes for the same reason. Fun. That was all the motivation I needed when deciding to put a little underground race together. At the end of the summer, the weather in Squamish is unreliable at best, bikes tend to show signs of a season’s abuse, and our Read More »

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Nov.
18
2012
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Dylan Sherrard gets one last ride in before winter

The Beginning, Now “An Ending” For Many Bikers

Earlier this year I came across a video that blew me away. It was a short edit, but involved more of a story than a lot of the video out there. Adding to this story was some great camera work and editing—all in all the quality was amazing. The video, Read More »

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Oct.
2
2012
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Whistler’s 4 Kings: The Perfect Finale to a Near Perfect Series

After having raced DH, XC, Enduro, and everything in between this summer, we at Straightshot decided the best way to wrap up another great summer was Tony Horn’s third effort to crown the best overall rider in the land—The Four Kings. The weekend left all who attended with aching bodies, Read More »

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Sep.
4
2012
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All-Mountain Adventures in the Coast Mountains of B.C.

During the slow periods of the summer (between race meets and such), there is often an itch to get out and do something different on your bike—to break away from the average trail ride or park day. That period for me was just a few weeks ago. Towards the end Read More »

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