On Sunday I raced Super De in Kranjska Gora. In this race you ride a track that is downhill and xc. I did my practice run on freeride bike but for race I rode my downhill bike, because the track was more down hill than up. There were two race runs, which combined gave the start list for super finals. In first run I was 5th in Elite, in second I was 4th which combined meant 5th place in Elite (15th place overall) before super finals. In my first run I crashed and my elbow was bleeding hard. In...
This past weekend, I had the opportunity to ride with Five Ten's own Greg Minnaar. Luckily for me it was not in his natural habitat (going downhill really fast). This weekend’s ride was going to take place on pavement with skinny tires. This was not just any ride, it was Levi's King Ridge Gran Fondo. The term "Gran Fondo" is Italian for "great background", but most often loosely translated to mean "Grand Ride". Levi's King Ridge Gran Fondo’s 7500 riders and incredible scenery translates to an incredible experience.
Jess recently visited Jackson Hole for some laid back riding between races, and Kyle Walcott captured the occasion on film. Enjoy!
Star Trek has taught me several things in my life: if you slingshot around the sun you can go back in time to save a whale, any villain worth mentioning quotes Shakespeare (and is Ricardo Montalban) and that things that are blue are totally awesome.
Question: What would you get if bike-lovers and Las Vegas got-it-on and produced a love-child?Answer: Interbike.(I would have also accepted "shame" and "Mickey Rourke")