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Glorious But Soggy Bog Trotting In The Scottish Highlands

Despite our most romantic visions, not all bikepacking endeavors are blessed with blue skies, top-notch trails, and vistas that rival any others. The reality...

How Howard Grotts Made U.S. Mountain Biking History With Cape Epic Win

About a year ago in late fall 2017, Howard Grotts got a phone call that would lead to a significant milestone in U.S. mountain biking history....

A Faroes Adventure

The grey flannel fog sat on its little cat feet and hid the tops of the hills from the sky and the rest of...

Talking with the World’s Top 24-Hour Mountain Bike Racing Competitors

If mountain biking is an extreme sport, then 24-hour racing might be the ultimate extremity. We talk to three of the world's top competitors...

3x Olympian Cyclist Admits that the Leadville 100 Is Much Harder Than Any Cycling...

I felt the fire go out. It had been flickering for some time, struggling to stay lit, battered by years of swimming upstream. A...

Talking with Tom Hale, Founder of the Largest Active Travel Company in the World

Backroads has been the world’s largest active travel company since pretty much forever. Founded in 1979 by Tom Hale, the company has become synonymous...

Conquering the San Jose Volcano by Mountain Bike

For me, The San José Volcano has always been the great guardian of the Cajón del Maipo gorge. With its 5,856 meters above sea...

Female Mountain Biker Casey Brown Wants to Make History

With lightning striking over the desert, Casey Brown’s first run down an exposed, 30-degree ridgeline 15 miles outside of Utah’s Zion National Park is...

10 Reasons Mountain Bikers Should Be Glad Summer is Over

Summer is over. It’s time to pack away your beach shorts, sunglasses and finally accept that the end of season BBQ you’ve been planning...

While There’s a Decent Chance You’ve Never Heard of It, Cyclocross Is Indeed a...

Cyclocross is a sports competition that includes many athletic endeavors. This hybrid between road and mountain biking blends riding and running with skillful and...