Why Race?

Why Race?

When I got into mountain biking I had ran almost 100 races. I loved them all- 5ks, 10ks, half marathons, marathons and even an 50k that led to my knee going out with a girl I can’t do this anymore, you got to drag this leg from mile 17 to 31. That particular race led...
Mad River Enduro Recap

Mad River Enduro Recap

A few weeks ago a few of the MTB Experience race team members completed the Mad River Enduro. This Enduro is so popular it sold out in 4 hours. Upon registering all racers were prepped for what was to come their way with this disclaimer: These trails are steep and...
Enduro World Series- Northstar

Enduro World Series- Northstar

Enduro World Series Northstar California Recap by Kim Rafter and Sara Schneider Northstar California hosted the 7th of 8 Enduro World Series (EWS) races over the August 23-25, 2019 weekend. The event offered three levels of competition: EWS (qualified international...
Ensenada Enduro Recap

Ensenada Enduro Recap

As soon as I arrived at Horsepower Ranch Friday afternoon there was a shuttle van of people getting loaded up. They were going to pre-ride stages 1&2. It took over an hour in traffic to drive across town to get to Stage 1. Once we were pedaling the climb up was...
Welcome to the Club Renae

Welcome to the Club Renae

In a clinic we held last weekend we had a brand new rider. She came up from 2 and ½ hours away with a rented bike to learn some skills. When we began she didn’t know how to shift or brake let alone correct body position on a bike. We worked through all the skills and...