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How Not To Be a Mountain Biker

If you ride a bike, you’ve probably seen the hilarious video How to be a Mountain Biker. I’ve been mountain biking for about 9 years. 228 more words

Just For Fun

Hills not mountains

I’ve been fortunate enough to fly over Everest. See snow, spindrift into the high troposphere.

Walk the Annapurna. Push past 5000m.

I’ve run up Bens and Munroes in Scotland. 74 more words


MTB Nirvana: My Vacation To Whistler, BC

Speechless, which is what this post will be for the most part. I was utterly speechless walking through the Village of Whistler at the base of Whistler Mountain.   93 more words


The Sleeping Giant

I’m riding along Buttermilk Trail, a stone’s throw from a beer-brown James River, inhaling air thick with the aroma of slow moving water. The sun, prevented all morning by the thick summer foliage from acquiring a clear shot, has finally found its perch directly above me. 469 more words

Mountain Bike

Get well soon

Just a quick post to say a huge ‘Get well soon’ to Jules Carter who suffered some rather nasty injuries in a caving accident last week. 137 more words


14 for 2014 #8 - Watch the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

At the beginning of the year I set out 14 challenges I wanted to achieve during 2014.  This was a fairly obvious one given the focus of attention on Glasgow in hosting the 20th Commonwealth Games. 627 more words