’s Annual Awards season has arrived and they have kicked things off with their film and storytelling categories. While he didn’t win, Ben Johnson’s amazing film Admissions of an Amateur Bikepacker made the Honorable Mention cut. 

“With absolutely zero bikepacking experience, Ben Johnson had a brilliant idea: set out on his first solo adventure in the rugged Peruvian Andes. Along the way he shot this honest and beautiful short film. Click here for the original coverage, including a Q&A with Ben and a gallery of photos from the trip.”