5 Steps for Endurance Nutrition

Usually when I tell people that I am planning on doing a 24 hour race the first question they ask “Are you going to ride the entire time?”  I usually reply “that is the goal”, but their second question is either “are you crazy” or “what do you eat?”  We already know the answer to…

24 Hours in the Old Pueblo Solo Singlespeed – 2017

Did Not Finish…I cringe just typing those words.  Writing this race report stings and hurts, and it’s definitely not the one I wish I were writing.  Last year my goal was to finish and surprisingly I finished in second place so I knew right away that I would be back to really compete…to continue to push…

88 Bikes February Donation: Crystal Topham

88bikes Foundation endows bicycles to girls throughout the world, especially the heroic survivors of human trafficking. 88bikes has a singular mission: to empower and celebrate these heroic girls so they can lead the happiest lives they were meant to lead. To support 88bikes, I have started a project to celebrate heroic women in my own life,…

88Bikes January Donation: Ashley Robota

88bikes Foundation endows bicycles to girls throughout the world, especially the heroic survivors of human trafficking. 88bikes has a singular mission: to empower and celebrate these heroic girls so they can lead the happiest lives they were meant to lead. To support 88bikes, I have started a project to celebrate heroic women in my own life,…

Dawn to Dusk Race Report: Removing the Asterisk

Dawn to Dusk is an Arizona classic mountain bike race held every December on the Pemberton loop at McDowell Mountain Regional Park.  This year would mark my fourth time participating in the race, second solo effort, and Danielle’s first time on a female duo with her teammate Ashley.  I started looking forward to this race…

88Bikes December Donation: Laura Lobaza

88bikes Foundation endows bicycles to girls throughout the world, especially the heroic survivors of human trafficking. 88bikes has a singular mission: to empower and celebrate these heroic girls so they can lead the happiest lives they were meant to lead. To support 88bikes, I have started a project to celebrate heroic women in my own life,…