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Bikepacking Planning

What makes a good bikepacking experience? Planning and being prepared. At least thats what I have been told. I hope to do my first bikepacking adventure this spring with more to follow this summer and fall. I had hoped to … Continue reading

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Salsa El Mariachi, 6 month review

Its been a really good 6 months. Maybe that’s too much of a spoiler statement for this review? 🙂 I have put approximately 1000 miles on this bike and it has been amazing. The bike I rode for 5.5 years … Continue reading

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ESRI User Conference 2011

  So this year’s ESRI UC was pretty cool.  I had to work for most of it, so I didn’t get to see a whole lot, but I did get to meet some pretty cool people and have now jumped … Continue reading

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My first mountain bike race.

On June 4th, 2011, I decided to see how fast I could ride for 6 hours up in Temecula, CA.  The 6 hours of Temecula was awesome.  I experienced some awesome self inflicted suffering when my legs’ muscle groups played … Continue reading

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Comfort vs Weight on a MTB for Endurance Racing

On my endurance XC MTB rig, I chose gp1 grips from ergon from the perspective of comfort trumping weight priorities. There are lighter grips out there, but reviews on the Ergon grips had me convinced that they would be more … Continue reading

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