Peynier Reunion

Seeing Alex Dropsy’s name pop up in a new edit sure did get me excited this morning! It’s funny cause I was just asking someone about him not too long ago. Alex, BiBi, Nicolas Bertier, Markus Hampl, and Bérenger Cordier came together at Peynier last month, and luckily someone had the foresight to get the GoPro rolling on this magical reunion.

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2014 Vans Kill the Line Test Run

With the news that Vans Kill the Line wouldn’t be happening again until 2016, I really wasn’t expecting to see any new Kill the Line related content for another year and half. Peynier BMX surprised me though with this POV test run that Bérenger Cordier took last year. I’m pretty interested to see what they have planned for 2016. Don’t quote me on it, but I think they’re completely redoing the line. If you somehow missed the action from the 2014 Vans Kill the Line, you can give it a watch HERE.

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Vans Kill the Line 2013 Info & Teaser

Damn times flies! It seems like the 2012 Vans Kill the Line wasn’t too long ago, but in reality we are already coming up on the 2013 contest. It’s just a little over three months away and Alex Dropsy, Max Bimar, Bérenger Cordier, and the kids of Peynier are already getting the line ready for this year. It sounds like the line is going to be pretty much the same as last year just with a few mods to dial in the flow. Check out the “Digging Teaser” above and the official Vans Kill the Line 2013 press release after…

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Introducing: Shape Bicycles

I don’t remember how I came upon it but last spring I stumbled across a stem that I had never seen before from a company that I had never heard of. I eventually found my way to their site and to my surprise there was a whole line of products that were geared towards the trails. That company was Shape Bicycles, and over the past few months I’ve had the pleasure of chatting back and forth with its creator Sylvain Taro. Sylvain is an awesome dude with a passion for design and a strong belief in French manufacturing. All of…

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