The premise of Red Bull Rampage has always been about man versus mountain. Sometimes man wins, but sometimes the mountain keeps the glory to itself.

Brendan Fairclough had left some unfinished business on the hill at Rampage 2012 in the form of a giant canyon gap. He had spent the bulk of his week shoveling on a massive feature that he had planned to save for finals. But he never got the chanceā€¦