Mac Ride Tester: Mackinley

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Mac Ride Tester: Mackinley

Nickname: Mac

Age: 2 1/2  

Helmet: Giro, royal blue

The toy of all toys: Lightening McQueen and Mader-- in his pocket, close by, while on the bike

Favourite homemade word: "cocké" (means helicopter, plane, anything that flies)

Best on-the-go snack: Pistachio and cashew nuts

Ultimate story: 'The Seaweed Café', from Auntie Shark and Uncle Ty 

Playing outside is...  "muddy, the way I like it!"

When I grow up, I want to be a... "fireman"

 

All we can say about wee Mac is that he LOVES to ride. He's been on our very first Mac Ride prototype since the beginning and not a day goes by that he doesn't ask to take a spin.  We might bribe him the odd time with a sweetie, but mostly, he's just a happy, kind, adventurous, young lad.  (Does this mean we will have a cranky, acne-covered, bratty teen?!)

Mac Ride Testers: Brother and Sister Combo-- Griff and CC!

Griff and CC are our awesome brother and sister mac ride testing team from Squamish.  Looks like it's gonna be tough to get Griff off those hot red wheels, but we'll see if we can get a grin like that with him on Mac Ride with his Mom or Dad for the odd loop!

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Name: Griffin

Nickame: Griff

Age: 4

Helmet: Ski Helmet – Gyro Black

Toy of all toys: Water Spraying – no rules. If you are in range, you get wet.

Favourite homemade word:  CC – Sienna his sister (see below!)

Best on-the-go snack: Breakfast bar

Ultimate storybook: Recapping the day – his story telling can go for hours

Playing outside is ... where I see my friends

When I grow up I want to be... a Daddy (Griffin thinks going to work is more fun than staying home.)

 

 Life is good when you have a pump track in the hood

Life is good when you have a pump track in the hood

 CC hits the pump track at Alice Lake

CC hits the pump track at Alice Lake

Introducing Little Sister CC!

Name: Sienna

Nickname: CC

Age: 23 months

Helmet: Pink Bell

The toy of all toys: Trampoline

Favourite homemade word: Creating a bubble sound by puckering her lips – symbolizing the “fishy game on Ipad”

Best on-the-go snack: Anything her brother is eating

Ultimate storybook: Goodnight Moon

Playing outside is ... where the trampoline is

Griff and CC, you guys are in riding heaven and we are looking forward to hearing about your end-of-summer trail adventures! 

Mac Ride Tester: Little J

 Hello...

Hello...

  ...and goodbye!

 ...and goodbye!

Nickname: 'Little J' (big J being Daddy (Jonathan)) 

Age: 2

Helmet: green fire and flashing lights

Toy of all toys: big brother William

Favourite homemade word: 'giggle me' (tickle me)

Best snack: breadsticks (says mummy), chocolate (says Jessica)

Favourite books: Charlie & Lola stories about a big brother and his 'small and very funny' little sister

Outdoor play time: Little J loves playing in her 'jingley jangley jungle' (ie garden)

When I grow up, I want to be... Mummy & Daddy still don't know what they want to be when they grow up so we've decided not to ask the question!

Little J, we think big brother "W" is on to something here...

PS - Mac misses you already:)

 W and Teddy launching, Mac Ride Style!

W and Teddy launching, Mac Ride Style!

Mac Ride Tester: Emie, a.k.a, Emie!

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Mac Ride Tester: Emie

Age: 2

Helmet: Met, white with pink butterflies & signed by Danny MacAskill & Andy Murray!

The toy of all toys: Wawa the soft dog

Favourite homemade word: "yogyogy" (means yoghurt)

Best on-the-go snack: Nakd strawberry crunch bars

Ultimate story: 'oh no George' 

Playing outside is...  "the only way to play!"

When I grow up, I want to be a... "dentist"

Emie shares some extra love:  Emie loves riding over Savvy's bridge at the reservoir so much that now Savvy has built pretty much every bridge round these Scottish parts, with Megadob's (or Meme's) help. [So cute! Thanks Emie. We love you!]

 

 I like to freeride in the mud, but then I like to clean my shoes. Any questions?

I like to freeride in the mud, but then I like to clean my shoes. Any questions?