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The Reilly Project - an introduction

In the next couple of days, Mark Reilly of Reilly Cycleworks (formerly Nerve Bikes) will turn his sole attention to building me a custom frame. 302 more words


4 Ways to Make the Most of Late Summer Riding 

At the beginning of the cycling season, enthusiasm and energy is high!  About the mid-season point, accumulated season fatigue catches up with most cyclist. Recovery rate from workouts and from races slows down and finally, by the end of the season, some find their motivation waning.   633 more words

Peak Cycles Bicycle Shop

2015 Proposed Crusher Routes

See below the maps and elevation profiles of the three proposed routes (click on pictures for full size versions).  The last picture shows all three routes on the same map for reference.   43 more words

1st at Funk Bottoms Gravel Grinder

Welcome to Ohio! The best way to adapt to a new environment is to get out and race, I say. The Funk Bottoms Gravel Grinder (Ohio’s Toughest Gravel Grinder) takes place south of Cleveland in the Mohican Wilderness out of a little town called Lakeville, OH. 844 more words

Team Crank

Gravel grinding - Ghost of the Gravel recap

A new addition to the ABA racing calendar is always welcome in my books. Especially when it’s a bit different from a standard XC mountain bike, cyclocross, or road event, I’m typically keen to give it a try. 741 more words


Santa Cruz Factory Racing Eats Gravel at Lost and Found

One hundred miles of gravel, dirt road, pavement, and trail was gobbled up by Santa Cruz Factory Racing, at the Lost and Found Gravel Grinder over the weekend. 100 more words

Mountain Bikes

2nd Annual Memorial Day Extravaganza

Even people who frolic in the forest deserve to take some time off. Before we lived here, Memorial weekend was always celebrated down here at Slick80 so we’re trying to keep it a tradition. 1,843 more words

Mark Twain National Forest