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...
California Enduro Series- Ashland Recap

California Enduro Series- Ashland Recap

The end of the series was in Ashland Oregon and just so we didn’t get comfy, the weather predicted rain and snow for the race. Here is how it went: Thursday: Pre-ride stages 1 and 2. Last year when Kim and I raced we went up the 8 mile fire road climb to stages 1 and...
California Enduro Series- Kamikaze Games Recap

California Enduro Series- Kamikaze Games Recap

Last year the Kamikaze games ate me up and spit me out. It was my first time racing at Mammoth. I had altitude sickness, raced blind and pretty much crashed my way to the finish line. This year I had our amazing enduro team along for the ride. One of our coaches Heidi...
California Enduro Series- Big Bear Recap

California Enduro Series- Big Bear Recap

A few weeks ago Sara and I went to Big Bear Lake, California for the Crafts n Cranks Enduro. Here is a timeline recap of our adventure (times approximate and merely noted for a general reference): Thursday 6pm Leave Grass Valley for Visalia California, halfway point...
Happy Father’s Day to the Men of MTB EXP

Happy Father’s Day to the Men of MTB EXP

For Father’s Day we would like to thank all the men in our lives, not just the dads. We are MTB girls. This means we are a fun but big pain in the ass. And we need to say thank you. Thank you for shuttling us. Even though we never return the favor for you and your...