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Photo Recap of the Steamboat Stinger 2017

What does Emerson do while wallowing over fresh stitches on his chin, a severe wrist bone bruise, half a foot long gashes all over his body, and a shattered ego sustained from barrel rolling down the side of a rocky slope while still clipped into his mountain bike? 568 more words

Mountain Biking

How much snow can a Colchuck chuck...

Years ago Kyle and I thought we were going to go climb Colchuck Peak, right after we finished Boealps. But instead we suckered ourselves into a thru hike of the Enchantments which I still think was the right call. 1,169 more words

Mountaineering

Mountain Marathon - Part 2: Mount Shasta

Kyle and I binge listened to “The Push” by Tommy Caldwell on the way to Northern California. We couldn’t get enough. Neither one of us has gotten deeply into rock climbing, craggin’, bouldering, big walls, or any of that (yet?) and so we devoured his words and his experiences with gusto. 1,432 more words

Thru Hiking

Day 1 – Doda to Kishtwar.

Was supposed to be 68km but I did an extra 20km due to the wrong turn. I lost GPS signal in between and also switched it off towards the end. 50 more words

Ladies who ride...

Way back in January 2017, this group of ladies embarked on a new training routine, with an end goal in mind: to complete the 100km Women V Cancer ‘Ride The Night’ cycling event on 27th May. 622 more words

Cardio

Speaking of the unglamorous things

I’m worked. I have a decent amount of mental energy and upper body strength left, but my lower body hasn’t been this exhausted in a very, very long time. 308 more words

Love

There and Back Again... A Cyclist's Tale Pt.1

A couple weeks before Chinese New Year, my friend Ruth and I were talking and both had our reasons for not being able to leave China (passport stuff)… so we talked about maybe doing a bit of a bike tour during the holiday. 804 more words