Big Mike the Dirt editor has gone on a cultural fact finding tour of Japan. He wants to know whether their rice wine really is stronger than our local zider and if those long pointy swords can slice through a mellon.

He should be there about now so stay tuned for his updates. (If he actually does any, I get the feeling that he's just going to kick back relax eat sushi and watch martial art films)

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Saladini leads. World Cup 4X, Maribor, Slovenia

He'll probably be watching random stuff like this

Oh and listening to his favourites

Chris Akrigg, this months cover rider, on a recent trip to Japan

DIRT GOES TO JAPAN