With the Red Bull Rampage and Jumpship 2012 under his belt - Brenden is hard at work on a course of his own at the coast gravity park.
Island Grown - This Victoria Native has made a name for himself in the mountain bike world over the years with several successful pinkbike videos and futures in some full length films.
Out of Vernon BC - Representing the interior of B.C like no other, Noah is back for more this year to Ride the Bear!
From Abbotsford BC - If you haven't heard of this guy because of what he can do with a shovel or because of his impeccable style, you probably live under a rock. Dustin has been putting in countless hours on the Joyride course this year and his work never disappoints.
North Van native - 1st place winner Teva Games 2010 Slopestyle, as well as 1st place at goat style way back when, not only does Erik ride hard - he also parties hard.
Jordie Lunn (Aka. jules)
We’ve got a soft spot for this Rockstar sponsored Pro-rider, as he has designed & built Bear Mountain Bike Park (BMBP), while working to grow cycling on the mountain. His long list of titles includes, three time National DH Team Member, 1st place winner of "Best Trick" Crankwork 2012 and Bearclaw Invitational.
This pro Red Bull MTB rider from Vancouver, BC has been hitting jumps since he was on training wheels, claiming podiums at Red Bull Joyride, Bearclaw Invitational, 3rd at Jumpship and in 2014, won Crankworx Les 2 Alpes!
Darren Berrecloth (AkA. The Claw)
Hailing from Parksville, BC, Darren is known as one of the freeride MTB riders in the world and lives every day like it's the last - trying to scare himself once a day.
Taking MTB to the extreme with a certification in Mountain Bike Operations, Ben has been working hard as a Park Leader at BMBP alongside Jordie Lunn and Peter Savage. Ben also was the winner of the Suzuki Nine Knights Wildcard Spot competition.
Born and raised in Victoria BC, Peter has competed in Jumpship and the Free Rider World Tour. He has also been working alongside Jordie Lunn and Ben Byers to develop BMBP and build BearTrax 2015!
Kurt comes to Ride The Bear after coming in 1st at Redbull Rampage in 2012 and many film credits including the "New World Disorder" series, "Follow Me", and "Where the Trail Ends".
With numerous 1st place racing finishes and a feature in the new “Builder Movie”, this pro rider is ready to bring his ‘spider monkey’ style to the freeride world!
You’re likely to find this pro rider having fun and hanging at the Bike Park in Whistler BC! He’s part of the Joyride build crew, a skilled dirt jumper with a wild style and lots of tricks.
Ace Hayden (AkA. The Wolf)
From Snowboarding to Football and Mountain Biking, Ace has got it covered! Don’t be fooled by his “Whatever, Dude” attitude because he’ll kill it on the course!
Freeride superstar – Mark Mathews believes riding is a way of life and considers the MTB scene part of his family that share a common passion for bikes!
This up-and-coming star continues to impress as an outdoor enthusiast from Nelson BC and recently signed to Knolly Bikes in 2015.