In 2010 Jake was invited by Absinthe Films to film a part for ‘Nowhere’. Not only did he get to ride with guys like Gigi Rüf and Nicolas Müller – people he had looked up to growing up across the pond, but he got to ride in Alaska for the first time. To the uninitiated, Alaska is a beast to be tamed and it was a steep learning curve for Jake.
That’s not to say of course that he didn’t deliver the goods. Check out a bunch of the Alaska footage in Volcom’s 9191: