Video: An Ode to Builders – Alex Volokhov
Without trail building there is no mountain biking. Professional mountain bike athlete Alex Volokhov talks about the building process of mountain bike trails.
Alex lives in Nelson, the mountain bike mecca British Columbia. He is not just a passionate mountain biker, Volokhov loves maintaining the trails and building new ones. In this video, he shows you why we owe an ode to builders.
With the third episode of ION’s Write Your Own Chapter – “An Ode to Builders“, Alex makes clear that digging and shaping is an essential part for riding bikes. “Without building, there is no mountain biking“, says the Canadian freerider.