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Mountain Bike Failures Adding Up

My last three mountain bike rides have all been problematic.  A few weeks ago a errant log took me down and broke my saddle.  Last week my rear popped out of the drop out and I didn’t have a 15mm wrench to tighten it back down.   352 more words

Matt Gholson

Bald Knob Ride 2014 - Crashing with Shon

Three rides this week, three mishaps.

Ride 1 Sunday:

Riding with my pal Shaun, who drove a long way to ride some East Side trails with me.   593 more words

Matt Gholson

The WIld West

So a guy was out riding his bike on the rail trail at 3 AM.  He had just finished up his shift driving trucks and was riding home.   262 more words


Rend Lake 4th of July Ride

I was invited to a Group Ride in Ina Illinois by my friend Shon when we completed the Tour de Corn last week.  The ride was on the 4th of July, which I had off, the only catch was the 6 AM start time and the fact that I would need to leave at 5 AM to make it.   485 more words

Matt Gholson