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Original Growler IV

The 2011 version of the Original Growler went much better for me then the 2010 version. Yes, I suffered, but everybody suffers at these events.    This year the course took the opposite direction, which I enjoyed more, and maybe suited my skills better.  I’m not a great technical rider, and when it gets real technical, […]

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2010 24hrs of Moab

I’m really beginning to enjoy 24hour team events.  This years 24hrs of Moab was my 3rd, and most exciting.  We had three 4 man teams and 3 solos, 2 mechanics and Kathy supporting Jon and Tanner going solo, and a few other kids all at our camp.  There was always something going on during the […]

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Breck 100 Report

[singlepic id=90 w=320 h=240 float=left] This is long over due, but I though I put in a few words about my first attempt at the Breck 100.   First of all, a great race, well organized and staffed.  The 6am start was a little tough, but after we got rolling, everything was fine. I ended up […]

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Laramie Enduro Report

[singlepic id=99 w=320 h=240 float=left] This past weekend was the Laramie Enduro, a 70 mile course just east of Laramie Wy.  I haven’t ridden up there and had no idea what to expect.  I heard there was a lot of fire road and double track and not to much single track. I wasn’t sure how I’d […]

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Dawn Til Dusk – 12hr solo

I completed my first 12hr solo event last weekend.  I wasn’t sure what to expect going in.  I felt confident, but I haven’t riding my bike for 12hrs, much less competed on 100% single track. I ended up getting 2nd place in  my Age group.  Finishing in 10:56hr, after 9 laps and 112miles. I have […]