I’m really excited to release the latest installment in the Backcountry Discovery Route series, the COBDR. I recently completed riding and filming the epic Colorado Backcountry Discovery Route. It was a wonderful motorcycle expedition and I think we’ve created a classic adventure ride. Viewers of the film will get a taste of what awaits them [...]
Here’s a short video I recently created for Touratech-USA highlighting the Yamaha Super Ténéré motorcycle. We filmed this video as part of our Colorado Backcountry Discovery Route expedition which will be a feature length documentary film released in early 2013.
Next week: Two new motorcycle filmmaking presentations by Sterling Noren at the Sound RIDER! “Rally in the Gorge”. (Aug 1-5). The first one is “Moto Video Techniques” on Thursday at 4pm. The second one is “10 years of Making Moto Documentaries Around the World” on Thursday at 8pm.
Last month I had the opportunity to attend the third annual Pacific NW Adventure Rally by Touratech-USA and RawHyde Adventures. This adventure motorcycling summit is held each year in the mountains around Leavenworth, WA and draws several hundred adventure riders for a long weekend of riding, seminars and camping. Here is a short video that [...]
Here’s a new short Horizons Unlimited video from the interview series we shot last month. This time around, the focus is on “the bike” – a 1986 BMW R80 GS that’s really loaded up for world travel.
The GlobeRiders Africa Adventure DVD is finally ready to be released. The master will be shipped out to the DVD replicator tomorrow, and the new DVD will be available in a couple of weeks from Touratech-USA.
Here’s a picture of the cover of the DVD, courtesy of GlobeRiders:
And the new [...]
This is a short film that I made in 2010 about the Raramuri people in Mexico’s Copper Canyon. The Copper Canyon Ultra Marathon featured in the video above was the highlight of my 2009 journey into Mexico. With the publication of the book Born to Run in 2009, Caballo Blanco and the Copper [...]
The Washington Backcountry Discovery Route (WABDR) is a scenic route across Washington State from Oregon to Canada through the Cascade Mountain Range. The 600-mile route follows a connection of mostly unpaved back roads that can be ridden on dual-sport and adventure motorcycles or driven in 4×4 and high-clearance 4WD vehicles. The route is usually snow-free [...]
Klim is a major sponsor of the WABDR, the Washington Back Country Discovery Route film project that I am involved in. They provided the team with a bunch of their products including motorcycle suits, helmets, gloves and other gear. One of the other major sponsors of the project is Touratech-USA, a company that sells a [...]