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48. El Bandito 70/140

And so, a legend was born…

Saturday’s El Bandito (the first race in the Substance Projects Stoporcross) was a spectacularly epic, mind numbingly gruelling, big boss, bike race. 2,899 more words

Mountain Bike Racing

Jamis Renegade (1 year anniversary)

Today marks the end of the first year riding my Jamis Renegade Elite. Logged 4,371 miles, according to the Garmin 520 I use to monitor my progress. 60 more words


Funky Times!!! - 1st Single Speed 100K

Funky Times!

I got my FUNK on at the Funk Bottoms Gravel Grinder. This was the second time that I have ventured over to the Funk Bottoms. 532 more words

Team Crank

The Epic DK 200 Gravel Grinder

An alarm blares out of the darkness. After the third or fourth time I comprehend the noise and reach around for my phone which reads 4AM. 1,635 more words


Dirty Kanza 200 Race Report

At 9 AM on January 14, 2017 I was on a bus driving past Usain Bolt’s high school in the middle of Jamaica.  I was also frantically trying to turn on my cellular data to find out if Ryan got me registered for Dirty Kanza.   3,483 more words

Race Reports

Muddy Onion

I had thought about doing the Muddy Onion over the winter, but I got scared off by the 3,324 feet of elevation gain over 35 miles.   1,236 more words


40. P2A 2017

Well, That’s That

P2A: Canada’s Spring Cycling Classic.

P2A:  The fifth anniversary of my first bike race ever.

P2A:  The cycling equivalent to root canal. 2,799 more words

Mountain Bike Racing