"Blue" 

Coming to Film Festivals and Tours

Winter 2018-2019

Directed by Aly Nicklas, Nova

Riders (alphabetical): Leigh Bowe, Liz Sampey, Jill Melland Simek, Amber Bethe, Berne Broudy, Abigale Nyland, Laurel Brady, Lee Hart, Patience Prieksat.

Videography: Aly Nicklas, Alisa Geiser

Photography: Freya Fenwood

Drone Pilot: Jennie "Adrenajen" Milton

Safety & Snowmobile shuttle drivers: Jennie Milton, Sunny Hamilton, Kyle Sobek

Journalist: Berne Broudy

Sponsors: City of Valdez, Valdez Adventure Alliance, adidas Five Ten, Fatback Bikes

Producer: Lee Hart/Valdez Adventure Alliance

Logistics: Lanette Oliver

Filmed on location in Valdez, AK on Thompson Pass, Valdez Glacier Lake and other spectacular settings in and around Valdez during the Chugach Fat Bike Bash

Copyright 2018

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Leigh Bowe

Lady Shredder. Enduro specialist; DH Mtb instructor, Keystone Bike Park; VIDA MTB Series Ambassador; ColoRowdies, board member; family nurse practitioner. 

 Amber Bethe, Endurance specialist: White Mountains 100 winner (2014, 2015); 2014 Soggy Bottom 100 winner. Environmental Program Specialist, Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation.

Amber Bethe, Endurance specialist: White Mountains 100 winner (2014, 2015); 2014 Soggy Bottom 100 winner. Environmental Program Specialist, Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation.

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Crew: Sunny Hamilton, Snow machine support, safety. Arctic Man champion, helisnowboard guide, fat bike convert.

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Abigale Nylund

Little Shredder

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Liz Sampey

Multisport expedition instigator/leader: Guatemala, Peru, Iceland, Alaska, and Puerto Rico; US National Champ, Super DH; movement educator/full-time nomad.

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Jill Melland Simek

Anchorage crusher: DH Alaska Downhill Champ (2015, 2016, 2017); Enduro: Alaska Enduro Champ (2015, 2017); XC Soggy Bottom 100 Champ 2016; Fat Susitna 50 winner 2017, Homer Epic winner 2017; Bikepacking Kenai 250 and Tour Divide finisher. Well Integrity Engineer, Conoco Phillips. 

 

 

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Berne Broudy, Ripping Outdoor/Adventure Journalist

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Crew: Jennie "Adrenajen" Milton, pro drone pilot, snow machine support, safety. Snowkiter, skier, fat bike convert.

Special Thanks: Rich Loftin, Lanette Oliver, Teal Rogers, People for Bikes, Prince William Sound College, Laurel Brady, Patience Prieksat, The Fat Mermaid, Fatback Bikes.