I raced the Downieville Classic XC for the first time on the carbon Rockstar, the bike performed admirably, no flats, no mechanicals, no crashes. I finished 4th in the 45-54 Cat 2. My time was 2:41:11 I was only two minutes out of second place. I was up to second place before I had to get off an ... Read More »
Info: [url=http://ybonc.org/events/dirt-classic/]XC Mountain Bike Racing Series in Nevada City, CA | Youth Bicyclists of Nevada County[/url]
This course is on private land, so pre-running is not available unto the morning of the race.
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VRC Peeps - This year the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic is hosting and putting a lot of weight behind a new vintage MTB category in the cross country race.
We're hoping to get a bunch of the local heros (Ned, Herbold, etc) to come out on vintage race bikes and compete, so this is a pretty sweet op ... Read More »
I expect to make a few trips to AZ between mid December and mid January. Can anybody suggest some classic Arizona desert, long (30 - 40 miles), XC rides? I've done BCT several times and I am looking for something similar. Flowing rather than highly technical. But I'm not too proud to walk a few tech ... Read More »
Team Bigfoot's season finale is coming up, Saturday, October 20 on the flowing singletrack trails of Weaverville. The long course for Expert/Pros will include the new "McKinzie Loop" 3-mile singletrack section (300' of climbing), plus the rest of the course that we've used for years for a total of ... Read More »