Jet Lag

Racing after flying is frequently required, but difficult. Read More...

A brief encounter with MTB royalty

Yesterday I rode another West side trail here in Whistler. A favourite from last year.
Howler.
I watched Yoann Barelli ride past. Read More...

When a trail goes from hard to fun

Somewhere in the past 5 years of riding, the first section of Comfortably Numb here in Whistler has gone from impossibly challenging to incredibly fun. Read More...

Another Whistler visit

For the eighth year in a row, I paid a visit to Whistler to ride in the mountain bike park. Read More...

Enduro tyres matter

I saw some people in Toowoomba “running what they brung” but that doesn’t seem like the smartest plan for a big race. Read More...

Enduro fitness matters

While it is definitely possible to race a DH event without good fitness and still do well (course dependent obviously), it is not realistic on even an easy Enduro. Read More...

Fun is fast: Fast is fun!

Whenever racing, remember to have fun.

That’s why we do it and it also makes it better if you are having fun. Read More...

Safe Enduro speeds

It is easy to get carried away with speed in a race.
You don’t want to crash out - so I have some thoughts about race pace. Read More...

Drinking during an Enduro

Enduro races can go for a long time. You have to plan your eating and drinking strategy, including where to get said food and water, before you begin. Read More...

Finding your way around the Enduro

When every local knows where to go, sometimes the course director doesn’t put all the signage up visitors might require. At least until you ask nicely! Read More...