October 2015

Staying Motivated

By | October 9th, 2015|Cyclocross, Mountain Biking, Photos, Racing|

When you've been racing for 20+ years one of the biggest challenges and questions I get is how do I stay motivated. My answer is by doing new exciting races and adventures. The search for this motivation started after a big push to make the Louisville Worlds Team. Obviously I didn't make the team, but [...]

September 2015

A Busy Transition

By | September 20th, 2015|Coaching, Cyclocross, Mountain Biking, Photos, Racing, Training|

I just did a lot in what feels like a short period of time. After the East Coast adventure I decided last minute to jump into my 2nd road race of the year. Race the Lake, it was a good early morning workout, but after that I felt the fatigue from the 2 MTB World [...]

August 2015

East Coast

By | August 23rd, 2015|Mountain Biking, Photos, Racing|

After the Windham World Cup I was lucky enough to spend the week dialing in the Top Fuel in New Hampshire w/ my Tucson trail buddy Tom Sampson.  We got the full East Coast experience w/ Maple Flavored Ice Cream from Frosty Scoops, epic trails in Burke, VT and super secret trails in New Hampshire.  [...]

Mont Ste Anne, World Cup – 15 years later

By | August 6th, 2015|Mountain Biking, Old School, Racing|

Mont Ste Anne, Quebec, Canada...the home of big waterfalls and a long history of World Cup Mountain Biking.  My first trip to MSA was in 1998.  Skyler Reeves and I made a spur of the moment decision to drive to watch the World Championships after a class at Washtenaw Community College.  It was a pretty [...]

July 2015

New Bike Stoke

By | July 29th, 2015|Mountain Biking, Racing, Training|

It's been 5 weeks since I've updated the blog.  It's summer and I've been busy!  After Junior MTB Camp I built up a new road bike!  A Trek Boone, which as many of you know is acutally a CX bike.  I'll still build 2 new CX bikes this fall, but I wanted my road/training bike [...]