Monday, September 28, 2009

Chris Potter Photos





Some photos from a recent shoot with Chris Potter. http://www.chrispotterphoto.com/blog/

Marquette Mountain Bike Park Video by VIO

The favorite "Upper Hemi" to "Plug" to "Lower Hemi" to "DTF" to "Bad Medicine" combo @ the Marquette Mountain Bike Park. Footage Courtesy of VIO-INC.
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Marquette Mountain Bike Park Video by VIO

A "Fiddler's Creek" run @ the Marquette Mountain Bike Park. Footage courtesy of VIO-INC
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Marquette Mountain Bike Park Video by VIO

One run down "The Original" @ the Marquette Mountain Bike Park. Footage courtesy of VIO-INC video

Sunday, September 20, 2009

Troy Lee Designs D2 Helmet Stolen


Be on the lookout for a 2009 Troy Lee Designs Carbon Crow size M/L that was stolen out of the back of James' truck Saturday night 9-19-09 while it was parked in front of his house. His Troy Lee Helmet bag was stolen along with everything in it, the helmet, 2 pairs of Smith goggles( one blue, one grey) one pair of Troy Lee XC gloves(grey), 2 RRP neoprene mud guards and a digital tire gauge. Some CDs and keys were also missing. If found, please return to Quick Stop Bike Shop or call 906.225.1577

Friday, September 11, 2009

Jamie Sending it.


Here's a shot of Jamie dropping into "Dirt Merchant" at the Whistler Bike Park.

Sunday, August 16, 2009

2009 US National Champs on Gary Fisher 29ers

Subaru-Gary Fisher teammates Jeremy Horgan-Kobelski and Heather Irmiger recently captured both the marathon and cross-country US national titles - both using 29ers. Here are their new custom painted Superfly and Superfly 100.

Gary Fisher Team Rider Greg Watts Wins Crankworx Slopestyle

Here's the winning run by Greg Watts on his Gary Fisher Roscoe.

Friday, July 31, 2009

Phil Ott 1st Place Pro DH Crankworx Colorado 2009



Congrats to Quick Stop Bike Shop rider Phil Ott on his win in Pro DH at Crankworx Colorado. Lookin good Phil.

Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Ruben Alcantera and Chase Hawk Trails Video

Great riding video of Ruben Alcantera and Chase Hawk, two of the best in the business. Grab a shovel kids...

Andalucia Part Three from FoxHeadInc on Vimeo.

Friday, July 10, 2009

Young Gun Cameron Fries


Here's a shot of 14 year old Cameron Fries holding it down for the young rippers with a solid result against all the big guys. Right on Cam!

Friday, July 3, 2009

Superior Bike Fest 2009 XC


Here's a shot of James in full gunslinger serious XC race mode, hooking a wheelie across the Carp river. Gotta make sure to keep it fun right?

Nevin Brownell Slaying


SBF 09 Shots are trickling in and here is a standout. Nevin Brownell roasting a berm on the DH track. Looking good Nevtron. photo:Chris Warlow

Monday, June 29, 2009

09 Superior Bike Fest Downhill Practice Video

Here is a little practice footage from Doug at Vio-inc of the SBF DH Track. Leading out is James, hitting some of his lines, but missing most of them, haha. Race footage to follow...

http://share.vio-pov.com/videoManager/play.php?file=MjYvNjc0Ni5mbHZeNjkwMV50aGVxdWlja3N0b3BAaG90bWFpbC5jb20=

Thursday, June 18, 2009

New 2009 Gary Fisher Wingra for $5.00!!!


Here's your chance to get a fresh new commuting/city bike for $5.00!! Quick Stop Bike Shop is donating a Gary Fisher Wingra Commuter Bike to raffle off. All proceeds will go toward construction of a new trail project for the Marquette Mountain Bike Park. Not to let the cat out of the bag, but Quick Stop Bike Shop is coordinating with world famous trail builder Ted Tempany to construct a new flowing Whistler style trail for the Marquette Mountain Bike Park. The new trail will be full of berms and rollable features for intermediate to expert riders, and will mirror the ones that have made Whistler, B.C. famous.
Ted has built famous trails around the world, riding features for mountain bike films like the NWD series and the Collective's film "SEASONS", and has built competition venues such as Crankworx, Monster Park and Red Bull Rampage the Evolution. He is excited to take his experience and expertise and apply it a new flowing trail for the Marquette Mountain Bike Park.
Buy a raffle ticket for $5, you might win a bike and your support will definitely bring a great riding experience to the Region. Winning Ticket will be drawn July 10, winners will be notified by e-mail or phone.

http://www.mountainlifemag.ca/cm_current/localhero.html

http://fisherbikes.com/bike/model/wingra

Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Holy Whip Batman!!

Ride Day on June 20, 2009



How can anyone that is a fan of 2 wheeled riding not appreciate this guy. James Stewart, Absolutely Incredible.

Friday, June 5, 2009

Andrew Hanson's Surly LHT





The Quick Stop Bike Shop is no ordinary bike shop, and the people that work here are also far from ordinary. We will be featuring some of our personal bikes, some tech, some not, but just a little look inside what we ride.
First up is Andrew Hanson's LHT. Andrew races his Gary Fisher 29er around the area for us and The Fisher 29er Crew. When he's not setting a blistering time on the racecourse he's out on the Surly LHT searching for the perfect fishin' hole. Many, many personal touches on this rig...

Wednesday, June 3, 2009

Little Bikes Like to Fly

Here is a video I stumbled across of some guys in the UK. Great trails and big flowing style. If it were only as easy as they make it look...

Relentless Energy - Matt Priest from Dave King on Vimeo.

Friday, May 15, 2009

2009 QSBS Commercial

Quick Stop Bike Shop from Eric Schleicher on Vimeo.

Easy Like Sunday Morning


Spring is finally here, the trails are drying up and the jumps are running fast. Here is Chris flowing and easy styling it at his trails. It may not be on a Sunday morning, but I'm sure Lionel Richie would still be proud. photo:Phil Crabb

Wednesday, April 15, 2009

2009 Marquette Mountain Bike Park




The Schedule for the 2009 Marquette Mountain Bike Park has officially been released. Check http://www.marquettemountain.com/mmsum01.php for the details. Plans for the summer are trail system development with a more diverse network of trails for all users. There will also be more social events , BBQs, On-hill camping, Ladies weekends, and some unique race events. Season passes can be purchased online and are on sale now, $99 through June 15th and $129 after. Grand Opening night June 26th will double as early Superior Bike Fest DH practice. See you out there!

Monday, April 6, 2009

Early Season Riding 2009

Some of our trails are getting close to being open here in the great white north. We are all anxious to ride, but spring is taking it's sweet time and winter just won't let go. ...just around the corner is what they say. Thanks www.vio-inc.com
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Monday, March 23, 2009

Custom Winter Hats at Flakeouterwear.com


Yeah, yeah we know it's spring, but our friends over at www.flakeouterwear.com just launched their custom hat page. Choose your size, yarn gauge, colors, style and they will custom build it to your specs and ship it right to you. Pretty cool. Check em out.

Monday, March 16, 2009

SISU Cycles Race Team


Quick Stop Bike Shop is the official bike shop sponsor of the SISU Cycles Race Team. We are proud to be a part of the program and look forward to the teams development. Check http://www.sisucycles.blogspot.com/ for news, updates and the teams progess.

Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Chris Bloom Barefoot Session


Chris just sent this over to me and I had to make sure the whole world saw it. ...Could someone please buy this kid some shoes??? Quick Stop resident "unique" guy, Chris Bloom at the helm.

Wednesday, February 4, 2009

Chase Hawk 9th Street Trails Session

Some highlights from Chase Hawk's custom painted signature frame and a bit of riding at 9th street in Austin, TX.


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Tuesday, January 6, 2009

Brian Foster Legendary Style

For me, Brian Foster has probably been the most influential person in all my years riding a bicycle. As a kid I remember when he raced a Cyclecraft (who remembers that company??) and made everything look so easy. I still look up to the guy for flawless, silky smooth style and grace, and even at 36 years old I don't think he's letting up anytime soon. Unstoppable and timeless. Here's to you BF. Cheers. -James


Brian Foster: Holiday '08 from Fitbikeco. on Vimeo.