Evolution of a Community

Everyday a little more is learned and the Cycle the Earth community slowly evolves. I still need to migrate the site from the default WordPress theme. I also need to learn a little bit more about SEO. A couple of books from Amazon are now on the way to assist including the WordPress Bible. As […] Read more »

Leadville 100

Leadville 100 MTB Date of Next Event: August 11th, 2012 Registration Info: Online registration at race website Race Website: Leadville Race Series Event Description: This is it. The race of all races. One hundred miles across the high-altitude, extreme terrain of the Colorado Rockies. Created for only the most determined athletes. Starting at 10,152 feet and climbing […] Read more »

2011 Race Across the Sky

Departing the aid station.  Up next over 3000 ft of climbing to Columbine Mine.

Race Across the Sky – Finally my Leadville 100 Race Report is complete. Let me begin by saying that competing in this race has been a running goal for three years. The first two years I unsuccessfully applied through the lottery. After some research, I learned that preference was given to volunteers. I volunteered for […] Read more »

24 Hours of Moab

24 Hours of Moab

24 Hours of Moab – Moab, UT, 14.9miles/lap, 1360ft/lap Date of Event: Oct 6th, 2012 Registration Info: Online registration at race website Race Website: 24 Hours of Moab Event Description:  This race has become one of the single greatest mountain bike races in the history of the sport. Each year, four thousand racers, support crew, and spectators […] Read more »

Wilderness 101

  Wilderness 101 – Coburn, PA, 101miles, 12000ft+ Date of Next Event: July 28th, 2012 Registration Info: Online registration at race website (registration currently not available) Race Website: Wilderness 101 Event Description: The Wilderness 101 is an ultra endurance 101 mile backcountry mountain bike race. The 101 set the standard on the east coast in the early 90’s […] Read more »

Butte 100

  Race Website: Butte 100 Race Reports 2010 Butte 100 by Big Sky Cycle Team 2010 Butte 100 by J Doll 2010 Butte 100 by J&A Adventures 2009 Butte 100 by Brad Keyes 2008 Butte 100 by Team Muleterro Read more »

25 Hours in Frog Hollow

25 Hours in Frog Hollow (Nov 5th, 2011) – Hurricane, UT Race Website: 25 Hours in Frog Hollow Event Description: Frog Hollow and TrueGRIT were conceived as a way to build our cycling culture by bringing mountain bikers together, to improve our communities awareness of Mountain Biking and all its benefits, and to showcase the amazing […] Read more »