Tag Archive for mtn biking

The Importance of Rest Days

Sometimes the hardest part of training is resting. You’re feeling good, you’re energized, and you want to go for that ride, what harm can it do?

Specialized Rumor Expert – 29ers for Smaller Riders

The Rumor Expert is one of Specialized’s new 29er FSR mountain bikes for women and I was impressed by their attention to detail.

30 Days of Biking: Done and Dusted!

Okay, I’ll admit it… I missed a few days the second half of the month, but I had good reasons.

Riding in Santa Cruz, CA

Last weekend we made a quick trip to Santa Cruz, and by quick I mean we were literally there for just the weekend.

A Trip to the Specialized Museum

On a recent trip to California, we decided to stop in at Specialized HQ for a quick tour of the Specialized museum.

Specialized Fate – 29ers for Smaller Riders

With 80mm of travel, SRAM X7/X9 components, and Rockshox Reba RL shock, the Fate Comp is one of Specialized’s race-ready, performance bikes.

The Highs and Lows of Training

Every couple of years I find an event to train for, not for the competition but for the excuse to ride my bike all Winter.

Giant Anthem X 29er 0 W – 29ers for Smaller Riders

The Anthem X 29er 0 W is part of Giant’s performance line up of bikes with 100mm of travel.