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Places to ride

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: sitting on your ass talking about how […]

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Places to ride

Vail Lake Bike Park

Bike park at Vail Lake Vail lake has been open to the public to ride mountain bikes for several years now. Odds are if you are from Southern California you’ve been out there for a race or a ride. I have another blog about racing at vail lake (click here). Talk around the water cooler […]

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Riding Alpine California

Riding Alpine California: Spicoli 1.0 Spicoli 2.0 + Exit: Enduro mountain biking San Diego Anderson Truck Trail San Diego has to be one of the worst places to ride MTB.. Hear me out.. Not because there aren’t trails. More so due to the lack of local government support to what I am calling “modern mountain […]

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Places to ride

Big Bear Downhill Trails

Crestline Big Bear Lake Home to the world famous Snow Summit mountain bike park. HaHa joking.. Crazy to think that Big Bear used to be a stop on the UCI pro down hill circuit. I’m not even sure it was UCI then. Nonetheless Big Bear does have a chair lift assisted bike park (Snowsummit). As […]

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Mountain Bike Training

Enduro Mountain Bike training rides

Energy systems and training rides. So to expand on my first blog “Enduro MTB structured training” I wanted to talk more about the 3 basic types of training rides. Aerobic Anaerobic Vo2max Applying these 3 focuses to “training rides” ensures that you are developing the different energy systems of the body. That improves your body’s […]

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Maxxis Assegai Tire Review

Maxxis Assegai Tire Review 29×2.50WT 3C MAXX GRIP 3CG/TR/DD Let’s get in to that alphabet soup, I bought a tire right? You might notice when looking at Maxxis tires that there are several letter options for most tires. Spending a little time to understand these abbreviations can help you optimize a tire for your personal […]