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22nd April
2014

“What are you doing to get the Park ready for opening and what trails will be ready?” “Can we come and film some shots on the trails this week to get people hyped?” “Which trails are clear so we can hike up and get a few pre-laps in?” I get these questions posed to me […]

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Zombies seem to be a popular thing these days, so much so that there are now Zombie Walk groups forming in cities around the world. The concept of the Zombie Walk is that you join a group, dress up like the undead and meet in a local park, mall or campus to go for a shamble. […]

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6th March
2014

I received no less than two comments this week asking where the winter Bike Park updates have been. That is twice as many people as I figured read my reports, so I figured I better get on it and give at least that small group of people something to chew on for the next 70 days. […]

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23rd September
2013

I’m glad you asked. This week the UCI World Cup champ is Canadian. Huge WMBP congrats to Steve Smith on his win at Leogang. What else is Canadian? Well, it appears total mountain bike domination is Canadian. Brandon Semenuk, Joyride champ – Canadian! Brett Rheeder, X Games MTB Slope gold – Canadian! Kurt Sorge, Rampage […]

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4th September
2013
JB

I’m not sure if you have noticed but this year has been unreal for wasps around here. The long stretch of dry summer made for perfect wasp breading and the number of nests in the Park and their size has been unprecedented. Trail building in these conditions drew a lot of parallels to mine sweeping […]

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23rd August
2013

The adrenaline fest left town and now its time for testosterone fest to take over Whistler. Iron Man hits town on the weekend and will have an impact on riders planning on coming up to ride WMBP. Here are some tips if you plan to ride the Park. Come up Saturday night, not Sunday morning […]

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Crankworx Wrap

Well the party’s over and the WMBP team is almost ready to catch up on some much needed sleep. Once the scaff comes down and the trail garbage picked up we can get back to the business of patching trails and building new lines. Crankworx 2013 did not disapoint and the residual images and video […]

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Trail Closures- updated August 2nd 2013 Prior to Friday August 9th All day: Family cross course that runs through Boneyard may need to be closed from time to time throughout the week. Friday August 9th 2:00pm – 6:00pm:                         Dual Speed & Style Training (Seeding runs @ 5:00pm) Closures -          Boneyard closed to public […]

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2nd August
2013
Doing it for the love of ridng.

Wednesday this week I noticed a lot of changes around here. The first was the change in month as August loomed the following day like the prow of a large ship about to crush my rowboat. The Juggernaught that is August comes on fast and hard with Crankworx steering the ship at a pace no […]

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25th July
2013

Melba Toast Death Valley Australia Chapped Lips Kamloops The Premium Plus Challenge Whistler Mountain Bike Park Though this is not a comprehensive list of all things dry, it is a good start. We have had an unprecedented stretch of amazingly dry and beautiful weather and though it is great for local sunscreen sales it is […]

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