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Pictures from the 50 Mile Ride

The 3rd annual 50 Mile Ride is going down in Orange County, California today. From what I’ve heard over 400 riders are riding the 50 mile leg that kicked off at 7am this morning. 100% off the money raised is given to Project Rwanda. Greg Sellers from Motor Tabs is at the event, he’s the official hydration drink of the day. He donated thousands of Motor Tabs to the pull this off. Greg.. Read More

Backyard Adventures: Squirting Blood

Fun inspirational story for you weekend warriors type’s like me. Get on your mountain bike this weekend. Backyard Adventures: Squirting Blood TheCleanestLine.com March 18, 2009 I lay in bed the other night, a lot tired and a little bloodied, but smiling, thinking about the horned toad Alex and I had managed to catch earlier in the day. I’ve only seen a couple of these prehistoric-looking reptiles in the mountains of Southern California, because.. Read More

US Cup Mountain Bike Race at Bonelli Park

2009 US Cup – Bonelli from ChannelMTB on Vimeo. I’ve heard that the US Cup Mountain Bike Race Series is going really well. Great job to the Sho-Air and Rock N Road crew. Manny is loooooking faaaast! HT SoCalCycling.com for the video. Andy B outsideallday.com

Team Type 1 documentary “One Shot”

While playing on the internet this morning at 6am (Landon and Carter were up all night, Landon with the flu and Carter being a wuss) I stumbled upon the Team Type 1 Professional Cycling Team website. They are having a documentary made about their team called “One Shot“. Vox Pop Films is documenting Team Type 1 as it pedals toward its goal of competing in the Tour de France. Documentary info: www.voxpopfilms.tv/oneshot (7.. Read More

What do you do with your old camping gear?

On Friday in the lobby of my office I met a guy named Ken, he runs a non-profit called Homeless Gear. Ken’s idea is to take the old camping, climbing, hiking gear, etc that we all have stored in our basements, garages and attics and donate it to the homeless. Their organization is looking for: * Backpacks * Daypacks * Bookpacks (School packs) * Sleeping Bags * Sleeping Bag Pads * Cots *.. Read More

TransRockies 2009 Trailer

TransRockies 2009 Mountain Bike Stage Race August 9 – 15, 2009 www.transrockies.com/trc/index.htm “The world’s most wild and rugged mountain bike stage race. Offering outstanding rider support in the intimate setting of our Rocky Mountain Camps, the is no experience like like it. Find out what’s inside…outside.” Also, this Saturday, March 21 is the 50 Mile Ride. I’ve logged some solid miles the last 2 weeks as a merger attempt to prepare. Looking forward.. Read More

Take me to the 2009 Tour of Utah

It’s way to early to start talking about the 09′ Tour of Utah but the more I think about it the more I want to attend a stage or two. It would be a 6 – 7 hour drive and I think my Fluid Recovery and RideClean friends could hook me up with the insider access. Team RideClean will be taking a crack at a stage win! Tour of Utah August 18-23, 2009.. Read More

2009 RideClean Elite Team Roster

Marten Ryerson from Team RideClean shot me a note this week with an update on the 2009 Elite Team Roster. I’ve been a big fan of these guys since last year’s Tour of Utah. The riders are: Rob Alvarez Jame Carney Kyle Colavito Matt Cooke Brian Forbes David Glick Jared Gilyard Aaron Heun Ron Jensen Doug Loveday Dan McGehee Jake Rubelt Jon Scholnick Paul Thomas Click here to see the entire team with.. Read More

OC Chili Winter Trail Series: Race 2 Recap

Yesterday morning in O’Neill Regional Park the second OC Chilli Winter Trail Series in a series of three trail runs was held. The skies held the rain back in the days prior to the event so we were free to use the trail system within the park for the race. Note to self: the trails within the park include a few climbs, be sure to warm-up before the race begins, you want a.. Read More