Winter Mountain Biking

This past week brought the first taste of winter as 6 – 12 inches of snow hit the Denver metro area with 1 – 2 feet covering the mountains to the west.  As I’m preparing a winter cycling blog series I’d thought I’d share a video to whet the appetite.  Winter cycling can be fun. […] Read more »

Trans Andes Challenge

Trans Andes Challenge

Trans Andes Challenge – Chilean Patagonia, 260 miles, 34,000 ft climbing Date of Next Event: January 21st to 26th, 2013 Registration Info: Online registration at race website is available from April 15th.  The field will be limited to 250. Awards: Finishers Award Trans Andes Challenge Race Website Event Description: The Trans Andes Challenge is an […] Read more »

A Penny Farthing for your Thoughts?


They were the first machines to be called bicycles. Although they are now most commonly known as “penny-farthings”, this term was probably not used until they were nearly outdated; the first recorded print reference is 1891 in Bicycling News. It comes from the British penny and farthing coins, one much larger than the other, so […] Read more »

The Skill in MacAskill

Danny MacAskill

Amazing bike videos. Have you ever seen somebody ride up a tree and backflip, ride across the top of a fence, ride across the top of a train or ride across a cable on a crane. Danny MacAskill has skills for sure. Danny MacAskill is a Scottish street trials pro rider for Inspired Bicycles Ltd. […] Read more »

La Ruta to determine the Toughest Mountain Biker?

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The La Ruta de los Conquistadores is a four day mountain bike stage race that takes riders from the Pacific to the Atlantic through thick mountainous jungles of Costa Rica. Many proclaim this race to be the toughest in the world. Will this race determine the toughest mountain biker in the world? Let’s examine the […] Read more »

Mountain Bike British Columbia


British Columbia is Canada’s most mountainous province and home to some of the world’s most diverse mountain biking terrain.  Downhill, freeride, cross country, epic, all-mountain…it’s all here!  Check out this great video production of great riding in British Columbia, Canada! Simply awesome! BC Bike Links Whistler Mountain Bike Park Bear Back Biking Mountain Biking BC […] Read more »