Video: The Kora Himalayan Pilgrimage Base Of Nineteen Thousand

The Kora Himalayan Pilgrimage Base Of Nineteen Thousand

The Kora is a Himalayan pilgrimage at nineteen thousand feet, southwest of China.  This pilgrimage, for those who can do it, is known as the Yading Kora.  This is a time honored right of passage, where three riders set out to complete this on their bikes, carrying all they need to survive this 10 day mission.


Brice Minnigh as ‘Lǐ Hóngqí’
Sam Seward as ‘Xióngmāo Bǎobǎo’
Joey Schusler as ‘Zhǔxí’

A film by Joey Schusler

Written by Brice Minnigh
Cinematography by Joey Schusler and Brice Minnigh
Editing by Aidan Haley
Sound by Ridgeline Sound
Color by Dylan Hageman
Art by Good Fortune Collective
VFX by Shotgun Infinity & Solid Alpha

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Bike Magazine

Supported By
Yeti Cycles, Thule, SRAM, RockShox, ENVE, Smith Optics, Outdoor Research, Big Agnes

Tibetan Narration
Dorje Yashi

Mandarin Narration
Brice Minnigh
Language Coordinator
Jessica Dicarlo

Camera Tracking
Chris Jimmo

China Logistics
Alex Tang

Tibetan Singing Bowls
Tibetan Singing Bowls

Another Ballad for Heavy Lids
Starts of the Lid

Scene 1: Prologue in Heaven
Opéra du Sichuan

Mansion Door
Written by Alejandro Rose-Garcia, Rayland Baxter, Christopher Boosahda, Patrick O’Connor, Jonathan Shaw
Performed by Shakey Graves
Courtesy of Dualtone Records and Words & Music, A Division of Big Deal Music, LLC

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