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Quite possibly the video of the year

This video is all over the internet at the moment so there’s a fair chance you may have already seen it, but I’m making no apologies for posting it here as well. 106 more words

Mountain Bikes

Mountain biking! Radon ZR Race 6.0 (2012)

After lusting after a proper mountain biking for more than a year, I could resist no longer and bought myself a second hand Radon ZR Race 6.0… 166 more words


Falling in Love with the Lake District

Back in June, we visited the Lake District.

I was absolutely in awe of how beautiful the area is. There is nothing like getting back to nature and admiring all its grandeur to provide a little perspective. 161 more words


Catharine Pendrel and Raphael Gagne make US Cup a Canadian sweep

updated with full report, June 28, 2015

Canadians Catharine Pendrel (Luna Pro Team) and Raphael Gagne (Rocky Mountain Bicycles) both won the final US Cup event in the 2015 USA Cycling Pro XCT mountain bike calendar as well as the overall series titles in Colorado Springs on Saturday. 1,056 more words

Mountain Biking

5 Years at Dirt Rag Dirt Fest, Year 2- 2012

Year 1- https://middleagemtbr.wordpress.com/2015/06/11/5-years-at-dirt-rag-dirt-fest-year-1/

I was prompted by an email from our house organizer just after the new year that he needed a commitment as to whether I would participate in the house for Dirt Fest this year.  844 more words

Mountain Biking

Something New AND Something Blue

My legs feel like jelly today. And the reason for that is this:

Meet Sheila, the newest addition to the adventure family. I have been mountain biking for about a year now, very occasionally and, although, I did sometimes enjoy it about half the time it was misery. 762 more words


Re-fuelling my hobbies

I’m sure this applies to most people, but juggling work, home and family life, I often find that I’ve neglected my hobbies. Some of this neglect can last for weeks and maybe months at a time and then I find it difficult to motivate and inspire myself to re-engage.   321 more words