Monthly Archives: February 2007

Cream Puff 100

by Mark Weaver 100 miles of off-road racing. It sounds crazy, and it probably is. How about if you throw in 15,000 feet (!) of climbing? That would be a little tougher, but the riders could still ...

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Challenge de Hesbaye

by Robert Lofgran Part 1 As we drove to the race there was the (in)famous Belgian fog resting on the landscape. At the start line it felt almost as if we were at one of those cold foggy classics ...

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The Triple By-pass By-pass

by Jim Woodruff The Triple By-Pass ride is an annually road bike ride over three Colorado mountain passes in one day. Starting in Evergreen CO. head West over Squaw, Loveland, and Vail passes; ...

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12 Hours of Brian Head

by Fatty The brilliant time/people/life management guru Steven Covey once said, “Begin with the end in mind.” Aside from the vaguely sinister tone and possible sexual connotations of ...

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Moab for Beginners

by Dug Anderson We were young, inexperienced, and enthusiastic. Alright, we weren’t so young, but we were younger than we are now. And we were all new to mountain biking. So new that we ...

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Swiss Alps

by Erik Kratzer It all started in my home village of Herrenberg, Germany. I had just disassembled and completed a full on maintenance of my trusty steed . Summer was starting to show itself, and ...

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24 Hours of Moab

by Dug Anderson  There have been four 24 Hours of Moabs, and each one has figured prominently in my Fall schedule. Three of them by participation, and the last one present by its absence on my ...

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The Alpine Gauntlet

by Fatty The Unnecessarily Long Prologue I’m an evil, scheming type. Conniving. Strategizing. For any given event of which I am party, you can bet that I’m looking for a way to turn ...

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Epic Ride Stories

Have you ever noticed that your biggest and best cycling memories are tied up in big ol’ fat epic rides with your friends? We’re not talking about two- or three-hour jaunts, mind ...

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