At the beginning my idea was to deliver the supplies that I’ve brought to the Hushe kids, but after I’ve been invited to stay on Kanday village for a few days, I realized that this village have less support than Hushe, since it’s a place that most of the expeditions pass without even stop. Kanday is the last village before Hushe, with near 160 habitants split between the old and new zone, since half of the village was destroyed by a giant rock fall in the year of 2000.
Mud and dust for the Transition Race program. Transition Racing competed in two events on two continents this weekend. Bryn Atkinson attended the World Cup # 4 in Champery Switzerland, while Jill Kintner and Lars Sternberg held it down on US soil at the the NWCup finals in Port Angeles, Wa.
Update on the UK 5.10 riders from the latest round of the Downhill world cup in Champery Switzerland.
Squamish Summer Trip Squamish was the perfect place to beat the summer heat. The forest canopy provides continuous shelter from sun or rain (because it rains year round), keeping the boulders dry and cold. In Squamish friction is your best friend and a trip should be planned around good weather reports.
Shon Bollock fills us in on the latest from the Shasta Boyz and shares a video of the 2nd annual Shastarama Downill Race. "Life has been very hectic with the Wet Dreams Haymaker tour about to start here in Cali and has been doing very well on the road thus far. I will be posting more photos of the events from Arizona and Oregon/Washington soon. Besides organizing that, I have been working super full time and doing some filming gigs on the side.
Update from Gibbon Slackline on The Munich Sport Festival 2010 that took place on July 4, 2010. It was just amazing. 40000 people were there.