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Maverick Walker and his Exit Shocks

May 27, 2015 | 1

Hello Everyone, Maverick Walker here! This year I have been riding and filming with Hickshow Productions for their new film coming out this fall, Followcam 6. I pushed really hard to get a great segment in the movie, which I feel has happened! It ended up being a great season … Read More

Turbo First-Timer

March 28, 2015 |

Luke Rohde did what most of us have at least considered and took the big plunge this January, ordering up a turbo install on his 2015 Polaris Pro-RMK. Here are his thoughts on the experience of a first-timer going from stock to turbo power.   “In the last 5 years that I have … Read More

FXR Ranger and the Mono Suit Debate

March 26, 2015 | 4

There aren’t too many riders willing to toss convention to the wind and rock a mono, so those that do tend to stand out from the crowd. Were they dropped as babies? Do they have a passion for the colour purple? Do they suffer from some debilitating personality defect in which popular opinion fails to register? OR… is it possible that they are the enlightened few who have figured out how beat the system? Hmmm.Read More

Jon Jean Highmark Pro airbag video review

March 23, 2015 |

Jon Jean takes a break from getting rad to show us some of the features of the Highmark by Snowpulse Pro avalanche airbag, cut together with a few clips of some super fun looking deep pow freeriding!  – MS

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Gear Review: Motorfist Trophy Pant

February 23, 2015 |

If you fellas put away an XL double-double in the morning like I tend to do, you’ll be happy for the convenience of the waterproof front-zip that zips down to the bottom, meaning that you don’t have to undo or reach under your jacket, or even unbuckle your backpack waist start to unzip your fly to take a leak. Sorry girls, not much help for you here.Read More

509 Freeride Glove Test — Good for crackin’ beers and digging out stuck guys

February 15, 2015 |

The tacky grip of the full-grain leather palms on the wheel made me feel like the “F” in “F-150” should stand for Ferrari. Time to start combing over my hair and wearing a scarf!Read More

Skinz Console Knee Pads Review

January 14, 2015 |

Last year I purchased a new sled, and being sick of having either banged up knees or wearing knee pads under my bibs (which I personally hate), I decided to add some Skinz console knee pads to my new rig. I have to say that I am really happy with … Read More

CA Proski BX Ski Review

August 4, 2014 |

Last winter I purchased a new Arctic Cat M8 and after bending one of my stock skis on an early season rock I decided it was time to put on a new set of skis. I had a connection with C & A, so I decided to try out their … Read More

GEAR REVIEW: The Strikt FreeRide Jacket

June 18, 2014 |

You’re going to start seeing the name Jamie Iwaschuk creeping into magazines and sledding flicks this fall.  Here’s his thoughts on the new Strikt Gear Company signature jacket.Read More

2015 Highmark by Snowpulse PRO

April 2, 2014 | 1

There’s not that much new about the Highmark PRO for 14/15, but it does come in a shiny new colour (black), so I thought I’d tell you what I thought of the pack since I wore it all season and recently saw the shiny new version.  I hope they send … Read More