Retired racer Dave Wiens has quickly moved from the board chair of the International Mountain Bicycling Association to becoming its executive director. He replaces Mike Van Abel who resigned as executive director last summer. Read more
By Erin Trail Over 800 racers gathered at Sandstone Park in Lyons, CO for the third annual Old Man Winter Rally. We had ahhhhhmazing weather, despite forecasts for overnight snow (which fortunately stayed away). Temps were in the mid-40s, the wind was tolerable, roads were dry, and the sun was shining. Conditions had set upRead More
Lance Armstrong attends Triathlon Business International meeting. From Velo News By Caley Fretz, published 1/18/2017 Lance Armstrong, George Hincapie, Christian Vande Velde, and Dylan Casey, all former riders with the U.S. Postal Service team, will ride the 24 Hours of Old Pueblo mountain bike race together as a relay team next month. Race organizer EpicRead More
This weekend’s Summit Mt Challenge Fat Bike Series/Ullr Bike race in Breckenridge appears to have been epic! Photos by Desiree Simon – Short Muddy Legs More Photos at Smug Mug! RESULTS from Ullr Bike, presented by Borealis! Karen Jarchow floated like a little snow angel out there, Taylor Shelden in a close race with RossRead More
We love MountainBike Mania – a TV show exclusively covering pro downhill mountain bike racing. Here are all the winning runs from Tanner Stephens, Aaron Gwin, Shawn Neer, Isak Leivsson, Shane Leslie, & Austin Bubba Warren from the 2016 USA National Downhill Series and National Championships!
by Scott Condon A new mountain-biking event that features some of the best trails in the upper Roaring Fork Valley will be launched Sept. 18. The Aspen 50 was conceived by cyclist and part-time Aspen resident Lance Armstrong as a way to benefit the Roaring Fork Mountain Bike Association and its work on trails. “WhileRead More
By Cheri Felix I love racing. When I line up I feel like I’m going to throw up. I wonder why I signed up. I question my sanity. I ponder possible mechanicals and broken collar bones. All this before the starter says “go!” I’ve been racing for eight years. It started with short track. ThatRead More
By Andrew Gunn July 31st was the USAC State Downhill Championship race at Trestle Bike Park in Winter Park, Colorado. Racer Andy Gunn provided a first-hand account, complete with GoPro footage of his race experience. In 2015, on July 5th, I competed in my first ever downhill race. I hit my foot on a rock,Read More