Some Things Never Change.
To muster the strength to try — only to be immediately challenged — is a repetitive story told by this feature. Better lean left. Your bars are too wide, and your speed is controlled by a willingness to grind your calf into the canoe-shaped log. A chain-link fulcrum? Momentum’s your friend. Some things haven’t changed since their early beginnings - and that’s ok. It keeps you honest.
Stephen Matthews is a Vancouver, BC local, who rides the North Shore daily. Don't miss his most recent story → "The King's Crown"
Photos by Adrian Marcoux.