Hold-up on the hilltop!

What is this – there’s a helicopter on my trail with rotors turning – man where’s the camera!? It was an exciting race this weekend here in Idyllwild. Siren got a couple more podiums, there was a helicopter evac which stopped the whole race for a little while, and I got to experience the 8…

We’re takin off!!!

Holy Crapsicle – yaller gonna dig this! Things are takin off here at Siren. (Thanks CarolAnn for those carolannisms.) We’ve got lots of new developments this week and are going into another race weekend – here in Idyllwild. I’ve got an 8 hour Saturday and Todd will be doing the 24 hr. That’s cool, but…

Time for a bath!

I’ve decided to do the 8 hr next weekend. I’ve been talking to Lynda a little and she thinks that it would be a great training ride for the 24 hrs of Moab – 3 weeks later. I hadn’t really considered it since I don’t generally do that well at shorter races like that. What…

New prototype Fifty-Five for me!

Well, I love Fifi but will be adding another bike to the quiver – introducing the (prototype) carbon rear Fifty-Five. She doesn’t have a name yet, as the only bonding time we’ve had was when we glued the carbon stays into place (well, I hung out as Brendan did all the work..heehee!.) She is a…

29 inch wheels and wild animals

We went for a ride with Sean, the new guy in town this weekend to show him some of our trails and saw some interesting things out there. We ventured out into May valley and stumbled on this guy doing some trail work. I don’t know who he is , but he was workin like…