With Cx States and Nationals fast approaching, the age-old debate resurfaces: catting up vs. sandbagging. Read about one woman's recent journey from Cat 4 to Cat 3. Shelby Katz is a prime example of how it's done and more importantly, why and WHEN.
If you race cross, you've probably seen Jesse Swift killing it on a singlespeed for team Gates Carbon Drive. But what you might not know is that he teaches Engineering for the iSTEM program at Bell Middle School in Golden. And he's helped start Bell's mountain bike club. Ran by an engineer-teacher-cross-racer (with the last name of "Swift"), the club is surely built for success.