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ANNOYING FOOD POST

ANNOYING FOOD POST

I don’t normally post about food. Nonetheless holy shite I can’t stop obsessing over these vegan pancakes. The recipe was adapted by http://runningonrealfood.com/4-ingredient-mega-fluffy-vegan-protein-pancakes/. I am super picky about...

TIME TO MAKE A MOVE INTO PRESSURE

TIME TO MAKE A MOVE INTO PRESSURE

In mountain biking there are a lot of different kinds of pressure. Pressure in your tires, pressure in your fork, pressure in your shock. As an instructor I talk about pressure in your feet a lot. A LOT. I coached a clinic today and...

BIB MANIA

BIB MANIA

Earlier in the week I posted on Facebook looking for recommendations for bibs. A local racer was quick to shout Giro Halter! I received a few other suggestions but due to needing something for my race yesterday I was subject to whatever...

PAIN

PAIN

Pain...We all have it at one time or another. We all tolerate it differently. Hopefully, the pain we experience is relatively short in length. But, eventually most of us will start dealing with chronic pain. It doesn't really matter who...

SEA OTTER CLASSIC 2017

SEA OTTER CLASSIC 2017

A while back Justin signed us up to provide coverage for Mtbr at Sea Otter. At the time I was excited to have definite plans to be there. As we returned from traveling for spring break my excitement was waning. The thought of packing...

WHEN YOUR HOMIE DON’T WEAR HER KNEE PADS

WHEN YOUR HOMIE DON’T WEAR HER KNEE PADS

You want to see what happens when you don’t wear your knee pads? Check out my girl’s photos. Now I have ridden enough with my friend to know she has adequate protective gear. However we all know that the bad crash happens when you...

I’M AN OVAL BELIEVER

I’M AN OVAL BELIEVER

I recently had the opportunity to try out an AbsoluteBLACK Oval chainring. I am going to tell you right now I am not going to pretend I am someone I am not, which is a techy someone. Let’s get real. I used to choose bikes based off of...

HEART STRESS TEST

HEART STRESS TEST

Two weeks ago I ended up in the ER with debilitating chest pain and left arm numbness. Combined with battling fatigue and nausea all week, I presented all the signs of a woman having a heart attack. I was released but was ordered to get a heart stress test.