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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 […]

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Virgin River Rim Trail

YouTube video of our ride on the Virgin River Rim Trail Video Keypoints: :20 first viewpoint 1:14 second view point 2:23 almost hit an elk 5:53 best decent 7:25 Beer/Trail review Check out my strava for more information about our ride. Riding in the Cedar Breaks National Monument While getting ready for the BWR Cedar […]

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BWR Cedar City

BWR Belgian Waffle Ride Cedar City Welcome to the “Hell of the South” As I sit here on a couch in an Airbnb in Utah. Drinking a West Coast IPA. Because Utah hasn’t provided me an IPA that tastes like licking a pine tree, yet. I sit, reflecting on the 125 miles of ass grinding […]

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Shimano Saint Pedal Review

Shimano Saint Pedal Review These days when I have buy a $250 memory card for my camera. That’s $250 US dollars for a 1 inch by 2 inch piece of plastic. I’m always really happy to find actual value. Or at least relative value. What I mean by that is paying $150 for some bike […]

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Gravel Ride Big Sky Montana

Gravel ride Big Sky Montana We were out in Montana to race the Big Mountain Enduro Big Sky. After the race was over we decided to stay a few extra days to check out more of what Big Sky had to offer. We found Buck Ridge on trail forks and checked it out. On this […]

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Big Mountain Enduro Big Sky Montana

Race recap If the images above don’t sum it up for you, let me tell you about it. Towards the end of last year (2019) I was looking at the 2020 Big Mountain Enduro schedule. After a little research I decided Big Sky Montana looked nice. Described as “fast and steep” I was in! 2 […]

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Old Fall Line

Old Fall Line Big Bear Lake California. Dry Dusty Rock This trail checks all my boxes for fun, that’s for sure! Old Fall Line is a natural downhill trail accessible from the chairlifts at the Snow Summit Bike Park. The soil is what I call “Cali Loam”, I think most people would call it sandy […]

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Eliel Cycling

Shredding in style Eliel Cycling kit 1,000 mile cycling kit Update So I have now well surpassed the 1,000 mile mark of my Eliel Cycling kit. Well over 1,000 miles on bibs at least that’s not an every ride jersey for me. AND.. What do I think?? I am impressed with the quality of material […]

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Snow Summit Bike Park

Snow Summit Bike Park Opening day 2020, hell ya!.. It actually happened. Definitely a shaky start to 2020 but the Snow Summit Bike Park is officially open. In years passed they have opened towards the beginning of May. That means we’ve only missed out on a month of talking about how bad the breaking bumps […]