Trips for Kids Seeks Executive Director for International Programs
New position will strengthen Trips for Kids’ international presence, allowing the organization to serve thousands more deserving kids around the world
SAN RAFAEL, Calif. – July 20, 2010 - Trips for Kids (TFK) has created a new executive director position to oversee its [...]
It was sad for the kid last night when he couldn't go to the neighbor's house to play. They had to go inside and get ready for bed. It was great for me, I asked him if he wanted to go for a bike ride. Of course he did. We hooked up the Trail a bike to the Trek Beast and ... — full article at ashevillejanes.blogspot.com
The board will be attending the Public Hearing at the West Hartford Town Hall at 5:30 PM. Afterwards we will convene at a nearby eating establishment to discuss the outcome of the meeting and other significant issues concerning MTB in Connecticut. — full article at ctnemba.blogspot.com
This past weekend I got to go to Sol Vista near Granby, CO for the annual Mountain Bike National Championships. I went to watch some of the riders that I have been working with show how all the hard work and training has paid off. While I’m stoked on how all of the ... — full article at bikejames.com
Date of Activity: 7-18-2010 Trail Ambassador Name: Bryan McFarland Someone abandoned a single-speed mountain bike along the white trail "Rocky Road" at about halfway to the wooden bridge junction. It was leaning up against a tree for about 3 weeks, so I picked it up today. It was covered in ... — full article at ctnemba.blogspot.com
Team Jamis has a lot of racing going on – but first things first:
Congratulations to Rotem Ishay, 2010 Israeli National XC champion!
Rotem has owned the Israeli national title for most of this century, but last year lost it in a highly competitive race to compatriot Shlomi Haimy. Focused on reclaiming the title for 2010, Ishay [...]
Salzkammergut Mountainbike Trophy 2010
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SALZKAMMERGUT MOUNTAIN BIKE TROPHY 2010: Euphoria, pain and lots of sweat
Bad Goisern, 17th July 2010, 23.00 – The 13th Salzkammergut Mountain Bike Trophy, an 18 hour race, gets underway.
Route “A” competitors [...]
Twenty National Champions Crowned on Final Day of Mountain Bike Nationals
Granby, Colo. – Competition wrapped up at the SolVista Bike Park on Sunday as twenty more national champions were crowned in short track cross country, Super D, and downhill racing. Todd Wells (Durango, Colo./Specialized) grabbed his second national title of [...]
Reviewed by Brian Mullin http://www.gramslightbikes.com/
I have been wearing the Rudy Project Sterling helmet on and off since late winter, and it’s a pretty sweet helmet. The Sterling is the new to 2010, and is their top of the line road helmet from the Italian manufacturer. The helmet is a great-fitting, well-ventilated helmet that offers [...]
Here's a short list of builders I'd love to have them build me a bike.... alot of these guys for the sheer sake of they march to their own drummer...Most of these guys I can't even begin to afford or I couldn't wait for..... no order to the list http://www.jonesbikes.com/ ... — full article at cellarrat.blogspot.com
The Ay Up Dusk to Dawn 12 Hour was postponed from heavy wet weather in January & February.
Held on a beautiful country property in Canungra the new re-scheduled date for this long awaited event for all you night riding addicts is the 7th/8th August. Starting at 7pm on Saturday night riders go through the night & experience the thrill of night riding finishing at 7am on Sunday morning.
The aim is to complete as many laps as they can in the 12 hour period. Riders can go it alone as a solo rider or form relay teams with 2,3 ,4 or 6 mates.When not riding you can chill out with your friends. Riding & camping what more could you want. If you have never ridden at night here is your opportunity.
The Grand Prix Series is aimed at all levels of riders and is a great way to get into the sport. Changes for 2010 include a simpler qualifying system and a second racing option where you can choose to race for either 4 hours or 8 hours.
Dates for the series are;
Round 1 - 3rd July 2010 - Awaba
Round 2 - 8th August 2010 - Dargle Farm, Lower Portland (4 Hour only)
Round 3 - 18th September 2010 - Wisemans Ferry
Round 4 - November 20th 2010 - Mt Stromlo
I was having trouble with one of my backup hard drives recently ( again ), so I decided to invest in a pair of new, even bigger ones:
As the bloke at Calumet said when I ordered them, 'you must have a lot of pictures...' Yup. One or two. Hundred thousand, that is. Just to put it into ... — full article at sebrogers.typepad.com
Welcome to Glenshee Ski Centre Glenshee Ski Centre offers the UK's most extensive skiing and snowboarding facilities - we hope you will enjoy our mountains of adventure. Glenshee - adventure in the making! Glenshee's impressive 20 lifts and 36 runs offer an amazing diversity of natural terrain ... — full article at ski-glenshee.co.uk
That's right, I was sitting in a boat for a week fishing and not riding. While the muscle tightness is gone the power seems to still be there, at least we'll see in the next day or two when I start training hard for the next Root 66 race that is in two weeks!
I met Rick for ... — full article at cyclesnack.com
I've been pretty open, blunt and vulnerable in my writings over the past month. It has helped me unload and helped me move on from the abuse and a rotten past. But, it is never that simple. There is always collateral damage and issues that surface. I'm about to be ... — full article at ashevillejanes.blogspot.com
A 9km course taking in a mixture of singletrack and firetrails in the Ferguson Valley located two hours from Perth.
More information at: www.trackeight.com/Ferguson_Valley%3A_4_Hour.html (http://www.trackeight.com/Ferguson_Valley%3A_4_Hour.html)
A few days into my solo shop running and i've been sweating in the shop like a whore in church... 113 today.... got to 91 in the shop with the swamp cooler.... I think i'm gonna find a way to wuss out of summer in hurkin 2011.... Building up a sweet scorcher for Jill Honer .. ... — full article at cellarrat.blogspot.com
Reviewed by Brian Mullin http://www.gramslightbikes.com/
I have been testing a set of the Race Face SIXC (silent C) cranks for almost 2 months now, and they have proven to be stiff, durable, have been good shifting, and are made of uber bling carbon fiber. The SIXC cranks are made with their Optimized Carbon Technology program, [...]
I cried tonight, watcing Friday Night Lights . It was never ok for me to cry when I was a kid. It was always "stop crying or I'll give you something to cry about". or "quit crying" or " what are you crying for? toughen up?". What is that? It's ok to ... — full article at ashevillejanes.blogspot.com
Date of Activity: 8/4/2010 Trail Ambassador Name: Thomas Lamourine Condition of Trails(s)Great , Dry, Fast Did a quick spin this morning at Rocky Neck. little bit of over grown but not bad. few downed branches here and there but most are up in the air so you just need to duck. Rode ... — full article at ctnemba.blogspot.com
I'm getting pumped for my race next weekend. So for the last week or so I've been cross-training like a future insurgent, ready to ninja the crap out of the infidels. That might sound kind of racist, but in my military intelligence days we used to watch videos of insurgent training camps ... — full article at uriahpalooza.com