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Challenged Athletes Foundation 200 mile ride

Meet Lance Weir Lance is the reason for this 200 mile excursion. In his early 20’s, Lance Shattered his C5 vertebrae and became a quadriplegic. I have been fortunate to know Lance for a few years now. I have also been fortunate enough to both pilot and push his custom bike in those years. Sitting […]

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San Diego FKT

San Diego FKT an epic gravel ride What is an FKT? FKT now has a double meaning. More traditionally recognized as Fastest Known Time. If your not really interested in setting the world on fire with your blazing speed you can adopt this new kind of FKT: Funnest Known Time As stated in the video, […]

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Gravel Riding product reviews

Spinergy GXX Review

Unboxing the new Spinergy GXX wheel Spinergy GXX Review Kathy originally got these wheels shipped to her back in the beginning of September 2020. We were out in Idaho after I raced the BME Big Sky. She was getting ready for the Fist Full of Dirt gravel race in Cody Wyoming. Spinergy needed a “ringer” […]

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IRC Boken Double Cross

IRC Boken Double Cross Tire Review What is the IRC Boken Double cross? Intended as a “dual sport” tire. It was made to be used for Cyclocross racing as well as aggressive gravel riding a racing. Tire sizing The IRC Boken Double Cross come in: 700 x 33 700 x 38 700 x 42 Tire […]

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Bike Shops San Marcos

Lost Cyclery San Marcos Bike Shop I have to credit Lost Cyclery in having the best location of any bike shop in San Diego. Conveniently located next to Lost Abbey Brewery. Bikes and beers have long gone hand in hand. Not necessarily drinking beer and then riding your bike. Any one that has subjected themselves […]

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Mountain bike training recovery tips

Mountain bike training recovery tips What does recovery mean? Training, racing or anything that places a mental and physical demand on your body will require some type of recovery. This type of stimulus is generally categorized as stress. Applying stress to the body during training is necessary for performance gains. Performance is gained by adapting […]

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Grand Targhee Bike Park

Grand Targhee Bike Park Located just a short drive from Driggs Idaho, the Targhee Bike Park offers you lift assisted mountain bike riding. This was my second time to the resort. The first time being as a kid to ski. My uncle dropped me off in the middle of what I thought was a blizzard. […]

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Gravel ride Jackson Wyoming

You can view the ride on my Strava Riding gravel bikes from Jackson Wyoming through the Teton Valley to shadow mountain. After racing the BME Big Sky. We made our way down to Jackson Wyoming. Parking at Hoback Sports we made our way through Jackson to the bike path. The bike path takes you right […]

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BWR KOD

Belgian Waffle Ride Cedar City As if 125 miles of grooling gravel isn’t enough for you. BWR races offer you 3 other ways to punish yourself. Belgian Waffle Ride races also have: Sprint segments Climbing segments King of dirt segments Overall lowest time through these highlighted segments and you earn bonuses and recognition for being […]

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Brian Head Bike Park

Brian Head Bike Park The video below is from my first laps at the Brian Head Bike Park. Video Key: 1:17 top half of “little gritty” (trail) 5:15 I talk about little gritty and bike set up 7:30 “little glittery” (trail) 14:55 Bike Park Review About the bike park The bike park itself is not […]