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Svoboda is a Slavic word tied to an expression of freedom. Mountain bike athlete Alex Volokhov conveys that sense of creativity through his own riding and trail-building, with values further ingrained into him from the considerable time he spent with the late Jordie Lunn.
The cumulative months spent completely alone in the pouring rain hauling dirt or digging through difficult roots are completely justified in the pursuit of creation, and giving life to an idea built from the ground up.
Director: Liam Mullany
Rider: Alex Volokhov
Edit: Aaron Larocque, Liam Mullany
1st AC: Max McCulloch
Still Photos: Margus Riga, Liam Morgan, Max McCulloch, Liam Mullany
Colour: Sam Gilling
Post-Production Sound: Keith White Audio
Special Thanks: Raw Camera Company, Brightside Cinema, Aaron Gray, Liam Morgan, Kyle James
Project support from: Schwalbe Tires, Rocky Mountain, FSA Components, SR Suntour