It has been quite some time since I have done a 100 mile specific mountain bike race. The Hanson Hills 100 happened to fall at the perfect time with me starting my summer break. I was interested in the course as there happens to be a 24 hour race there in September. I wanted to […]Read More Hanson Hills 100 – 1st Single Speed
It was my 5 days of spring training for 2017 and I thought it would be wise to use the Pisgah Stage Race as the setting, great idea! Yeah, now that it is has come and gone I’m left with one certainty…Pisgah is hard, hard and more hard but fun, fun and more fun! I […]Read More Top 5 Single Speeder at Pisgah Stage Race = 32×19 Torture Fest of Fun!
In my opinion there is no greater satisfaction than building up a bike and having success on it at the races or any other bike adventure. I built up a Lynskey Ridgeline 26″ single speed a few years back with success and since then I have graduated to the 29″ platform, so it was time […]Read More Titanium Single Speed Build
Whoa!!! What a vacation: 42oo mile road trip, pristine camping in Cloudcroft, sunset in the White Sands, 1st at the 24 Hours in the Enchanted Forest on the ONE SPEED, lots of green and red chile burritos, a fabulous trek at Tent Rocks and an amazing time bouncing all around New Mexico from one side […]Read More 1st at 24 Hours in the Enchanted Forest
I have great sponsors that kick out purposeful and proven products. ESI GRIPS is one of those that I want to highlight as spring begins to overtake the land and racing season looms in the coming weeks. I’m really excited about this year’s race season as it will have me roaming the midwest and southwest. […]Read More ESI Grips
Its that time of the year…you either hibernate or make it count. If you choose to make it count well then you must endure the cold and wet. Proper clothing and layers make this possible, so don’t think that you have to ride the trainer all winter long. Don’t get me wrong, the trainer is […]Read More Winter and the Year Ahead
My lady and I love to ride bikes together so we decided to do a bike build together. We wanted something that would allow us to go on and off-road. The Niner BSB RDO frameset was an easy decision as Niner performs with flair. We chose parts to outfit it with that complement the style […]Read More Niner BSB RDO Love Build