Erik Irmisch is the Early Bird.

IXS Cup regular and former World Cup pinner Erik Irmisch is better known as ‘The German Steve Peat’. Beyond his moonlighting as Sheffield Steel, he’s pretty handy on a bike.

Catch up with Erik in this chilled edit as he rips his home trails in Rurhpott, Germany at the crack of dawn, long before anyone else is out of bed.

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