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Shred, Dig, Repeat: Shae James Earns Her Turns on 2 Wheels

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Who needs dialogue or narration when you’ve got scenery like this? Not to mention stellar photography, a killer soundtrack, and an e-bike you can rip on.

Whoever made the latest video for Kona Bikes deserves a raise. This minimalist day-in-the-life clip of Shae James follows her into an unnamed forest, where she builds her own slopes and shows off her Remote 130, Kona’s hybrid of e-bike and MTB.

Between the rocking ’60s soundtrack and brilliant camera work, this short frolic of James soaring through verdant, mossy trees will captivate. (I watched it twice.)

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