Turning Right: When I'm mountain biking, I ride left foot forward. When I approach a right turn, I will inevitably move my right foot forward and then down... Awkward Moments - Turning Right
Mountain biking is one of the hardest things I've tackled in my life. It's challenging at so many levels and it's also extraordinarily rewarding.... Let Go of the Apologies
Imagine just hitting your stride with a new ladies riding group and starting to get excited about races and rides. Imagine a rough weekend of life things, and driving the bike into the garage after an otherwise spectacular ride with a small number of said biking ladies group... Tuck and Roll
Crashing. Bleeding. Breaking. It's a harsh reality: my body knows what's happening and is reacting accordingly, and the problems start when my mind steps in... Look Before Leaping
Three-and-a-half years of planning, training, failing and learning from our mistakes have come to this moment. My vision is reduced to the gravel road directly ahead, sweat is dripping in my eyes... A Seven-day Adventure on Bikes by Kirsten Armbruster
Most of my friends know me as a 24-hour mountain bike solo racer. But I never intended to become that! It all started when I signed up to be the "Webcaster" for the 24 Hours of Moab race back in 2008. That was back when Granny Gear put on quite a production at their races, including live bands and reporters going out scooping the dirt to be posted on the website throughout the race.
Let's face it - mountain biking is hard! One of the biggest challenges I find is going up over obstacles. I have a hard enough time going up as it is, especially a sustained long climb. Throw in some rocks and roots to go over as well and I usually tucker out. Learning the Ups
Colorado is a beautiful state in which to play outdoors. There are so many activities depending upon the time of year. My husband, Dave, and I moved out here to ski in the winter and mountain bike in the summer... Bikepacking to Backcountry Huts in Colorado