TSEpic Does Vegas, Part I

Alrighty folks – it’s Abe here with your insider-scoop coming from Vegas! Aside oogling the new products and bikes being launched into the public, we see Interbike as the venue to put the TSEpic into the spotlight for vendors and teams and companies, frankly so they can see how friggin’ cool this Central PA race really is. And yes, TSEpic is on the radar for many of the people we talked to – the race must be making waves in the stage-racing swimming pool. I came in to Interbike hot and heavy from a full weekend of photographing events, and was thrown into the Dirt Demo venue. Yeah, it’s abysmally oven-like and dry and dusty, but unlike the Vegas strip lurkers, nothing about these terrain features is fake or plastic. It was pretty amazing to be out in the desert with a few thousand people hopped up on bikes, and getting to ride some of my dream bikes (Spot Brand’s Honey Badger and Moots’ Mooto X) through out the beautiful canyons was a treat. I broke out my camera much less than I should have, as it was tough to take a bad photo out there, and luckily I managed …

Gerry Pflug – AUCXCS #4, Three Peaks USA

This past weekend I traveled down to Banner Elk, NC to do my third American Ultracross Championship Series race of the year, Three Peaks USA.  After doing eight hour singlespeed mountain bike races all summer, I was really looking forward to …

Adam Craig’s Blog 9/19/2012

Winding down the West Coast SummerIt’s been a couple months since I started this, well, couple-month block of racing and traveling…  Inevitably, every summer there is a big chunk of racing smack in the middle.  As there should be, the we…

Good Stuff – Gerry Pflug

I gave myself a much needed break from racing this weekend.  It has been a long mtb endurance racing season for me, so instead of traveling to a race, I decided it would be better to stay home to rest, ride and start my transition into t…

Rachel Atherton Clinches Overall World Cup Title in Norway

Rachel Atherton has taken the final World Cup round on a diverse and testing Norwegian track and has clinched the overall title, despite missing the opening race of the season.   Today’s race was the final round of a seven round series in which Rachel claimed a win in 5 of the 6 events she …

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