Whiskey Row…done!

What an amazing weekend. We headed to Prescott Arizona for the Whiskey Offroad. We decided to blow off the two 24 hr races happening in our backyard for the better expo of another Epic Rides event. Fortunately, we also met up with much more competition there, so it was worth the drive. It was a…

Carol Ann does Cohutta! (preview)

Carol Ann and Brian – yeah, she’s always this cute! This weekend, I’m not racing, but my good friend CarolAnn is. She and Brian are going with a group of friends to do the Cohutta 100 in Polk County Tennessee near Ducktown. It’s part of the NUE Mountain bike series and since CA is from…

More Lessons Learned – at Bootleg

So, not many photos, but another great weekend. I went out to Bootleg to support a 12 hr put on by my friend and competitor – Sarah. I should have known better j.k. 🙂 This was going to be a fun race, but I wasn’t really that prepared for it. I’ve been riding hundreds of…

The journey to Mecca… and beyond.

I learned a few things this weekend:– I can outsprint german shephards with a tailwind– I do want my toptube a tiny bit shorter for GDR– Hamburgers make a great breakfast– Order your sandwiches dry and take packets of condiments– don’t forget to pack a spoon– April is a bit late for backcountry Joshua Tree…

She’s heeeeeeeeere.

Well, the maiden voyage for the Ghia was a success. I flew out to NM last week and worked some long days with my dad getting the ship ready to sail. My dad used to be a Volkswagen mechanic, so he had done the hard work before I got there. I’ve wanted a Karmann Ghia…