Published: 03 September 2014
Written by Super User

Felix Smalley


Brunswick, Melbourne

Top 5 Favourite Songs ever:

That is a very hard question… I don’t really have favourites, but here are 5 goodies that I can think of right now, in no particular order.

  • Around the Fur – Deftones
  • Creep – Radiohead
  • Long Way Home – Tom Waits
  • High Fidelity – Jurassic 5
  • Ms Fat Booty – Mos Def

Top 5 Favourite Movies:

Likewise with music!

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Published: 28 July 2014
Written by Adam Kelsall
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Having only ridden a mountain bike for 15 months, I should preface this review by saying that I really have no idea what I'm talking about. I can only base what I'm saying on instinct, which I'd still argue is worth something. What I do know is that sometimes innovation can come in the form of simplification. In this case, a desire for less moving parts and something that's beautiful to

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Published: 23 July 2014
Written by Adam Kelsall

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Dion Jack Shaw


Adelaide SA

Bikes? XTC Advanced SL 27.5 Hardtail, XTC Advanced SL 29er Hardtail, TCR Advanced SL Roadie, TXC Advanced SL CX Bike, Anthem Advanced 27.5 plus others;)


STRONG (Triple Shot) Long Black


Extremely diverse mix of music from early 60/70’s Metal/Hard Rock, Country…basically anything that has influenced and continues to influence my

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Published: 28 June 2014
Written by Adam Kelsall

Mel stoked to take out the Aussie XCM title. Pic thanks to Tim Bardsley-Smith

I feel pretty lucky to be over here in Pietermaritzburg representing Australia at the 2014 xcm world champs.

Pretty amazing to be at my 2nd world champs for 2014. I've certainly had some fantastic opportunities this year!

I've had time to check out some sections of the course. Fire road climbs, singletrack descents,

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Published: 23 June 2014
Written by Adam Kelsall

Pic thanks to Tim Bardsley-Smith

Shredder Jackie Schapel recently took out Round Three of the Australian Gravity Enduro Series in Radelaide. This was a watershed moment for Jac who has had a shit of a time with injuries in the twelve months previous. Herodirt blog was keen to find out how Jac got back to the top step of the podium and the role her coach Evan James played in the process. Upon

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Published: 20 June 2014
Written by Adam Kelsall

This interview happened a fair while ago now. Its long. I’ve chopped it in half and don’t want to chop it anymore. I don’t even know if it’s a “blog” type interview. What I do know is that it’s got some gold in it so I just wanted to put it out there like this. Raw. Because that’s what it was. Just two guys free style conversing over coffee. Hope you enjoy it.

Scott - So I

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Published: 19 June 2014
Written by Adam Kelsall
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At the Cairns World Cup I was stoked to get up close and chat to Mountain biking superstars. Randomly thumbing pics some months later I was suprised and pleased to notice a thing...(click on images to see in full size)

Julien Absalon


Jaroslav Kulhavy


Rachel Atherton


Sam Hill


Oz Junior Downhill pinners

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