Our man on the ground, Ryszard Syryczyński talks hard knocks and going big with Antoine Bizet.
Antoine Bizet has had a meteoric rise to the top of the freeride world and with his second place at Red Bull Rampage last year he has firmly established himself as a contender.
Sealing the deal with four backflips in his final run at Rampage was enough to get him into second place at the biggest freeride event of the year.
After spending the winter filming in Australia it looks like the practice has paid off and he will be a force to be reckoned with on the FMB World Tour in 2013.
Check out the video above to find out more.