It has been an interesting winter here in northern California as we got some great early storms to build up the pack but we just got through a week of sunny 60 degree weather (which was great for boating). Recently I took a quick trip to Santa Cruz to meet my new nephew Skye and lend a helping hand putting the final touches on my brothers new house. In the past week I have been doing a little local boating and busing out heaps of media management deep in da cave.
Casey Pieretti, host of Discovery Channel's Bionic Builders and Five Ten fan who says "The Daescents are the most amazing shoe I have worn," was the keynote speaker at the 2011 SolidWorks World Innovation. Check out his speech here.
We did another coaching session with another very fast sub junior. It must be something in the water over here in Australia. Look out for 12 year old Remy Morton! He is talented, motivated and focused. Coming from a BMX background, he’s only been on a mountain bike for a couple years and shows some serious promise. Definitely another up and comer to look out for in the future…..
"Remember Mission Impossible 2? The one that climbers universally derided for its ridiculous climbing scene? Yeah, so you can stop making fun of Tom Cruise now. This past year, during the filming of the latest Mission Impossible movie, the famed Charles Cole developed a whole new kind of sticky rubber specifically for the stunts in this movie. They call it Mi:6 Rubber and it is truly mind-blowing!...
Check out this Life Strength commercial featuring Logan Binggeli and Five Ten Line Kings.
Check out Five Ten shoes in action in this DH Video from pinkbike.com "Follow Lars and Luke Strobel (Evil Bikes) as they set out to make one of the best DH short movies around. This episode features super slow motion shots, pushing bikes uphill, two riders passing each other, putting on helmets and hucking DH style and plenty of HD's."