Quebec is known for producing some of the best jibbers in the game. Local rider Francis Jobin may be on his way there with a training ground like this in his back yard! Winter is in full swing, and if you have some skiers or snowboarders in the family Helmets make a great gift!
The 5th Annual Bucky Lasek Boo-BQ went off!! Tons of great costumes, great skating, and a great turnout to support Grind for Life Charity. In case you missed the live webcast from Pro-Tec, here are the highlights from the day. Thanks to Go Pro, Puma, the Lasek Family, and Transworld Skate for making this event happen!
This Past Saturday Pro-Tec teamed up with www.skatehawaii.com and 808 Skate for the Keolu Classic 2013 ASH finals. We had a good turn out, and the kids were ripping. Thanks to everyone that helped make this event happen. Here is the recap.
Pro-tec team rider Jed Anderson is known for taking legit skate style to the snow on unique urban jib spots across the globe. This last season Jed filmed with Nike for their new movie ‘Never Not’. Check out the teaser here, and watch for Jed’s part dropping later this fall.
We found this cool Go Pro edit from Dave Smutok and Aaron Chase over on Pinkbike.com .The entire edit was shot while riding the Highland MTB park. Winter is coming quick, get out and ride before snow covers the trails! Check out the new Shovelhead 2, Pinner-LT pads, and High-Five glove if you need to set up your DH kit.
The Nasty is Still at it. Getting down in the dirt and doing work. We want to let you know about Cory’s new website http://www.officiallynasty.com which has the latest updates from Cory his crew, including a bunch of rad edits like this.
There is nothing like skating a good session with your best friends. For this week’s Friday Giveaway, run through our Facebook page we asked: ”Name your dream session, who and where”
Congrats to our winner – Aleks Nosczcyk who’s comment is below.
Drop in on our Facebook page every week for a chance to win prize packs from Pro-Tec! If you aren’t signed up yet……. it takes like 5 seconds….So get on it!! https://www.facebook.com/protec/app_362465080506455
For all you gear heads out there tuning your bikes, fixing your flats, and getting ready to bomb your next hill for the summer the largest Mountain Bike event in North America starts tomorrow, August 9th, and runs for 10 days until August 18.
Head west and join your favorite riders, bring your dog and your bike, or plan on riding and meeting new friends or seeing old ones but whatever you do Crankworx is the place to be!
Be there for the 10 year Anniversary of this amazing event!
Check out their site for info on the 10 day event!
Born in Whistler BC, Crankworx is a 10-day multi-disciplinary mountain bike festival celebrating epic endurance, supreme flow, monster air and vertical-dropping riding.Over the past decade, the Crankworx dirt stadium has been home to hundreds of game-changing moments in freeride mountain biking’s history, and has launched the careers of countless professional athletes.
This year, August 9-18, the downhill, slopestyle and enduro legends of the world return to Whistler to battle for freeride glory. Nowhere else will you see competitors of this calibre gathered in one place.
Combined with a weekend Concert Series, photo and video contests, Kidsworx and exhibitions, demos and clinics, parties and après, Crankworx Whistler truly encapsulates the best of summer on the West Coast. Voted Whistler’s Best Party of 2012 by readers of Pique Newsmagazine, Crankworx has even more surprises in store this August as we celebrate our 10-year anniversary.This summer, immerse yourself in the spectacle of dirt, sweat and cheers. Be a part of mountain biking history. Experience the awe of Crankworx.