Tour de Nez

Yesterday I completed the mighty, mighty Tour de Nez.   I have done something like 20 road bike races this year, ranging in locale from the dry dirt roads of Leesville Gap to the… Continue reading

Motor Pacing w/ Team Clif Bar

In preparation for today’s Tour de Nez race, I tagged along with most of the Reno contingent of Team Clif Bar, Pete Morris and CJ Dudley.  Pete and I spent some time in… Continue reading

Tyrolean Downhill

Looming above the Reno skyline lies Mt. Rose, standing a full 6,000 ft higher than the Biggest Little City below.  If you take Nevada State Route 431 toward Incline Village and Lake Tahoe,… Continue reading

Bender in Bend 2012

Earlier in the summer, several members and alumni of the Nevada Cycling team ventured up to Bend, Oregon for the annual “Bender in Bend.”  This loosely organized event is basically a camping trip… Continue reading

Donner Lake 1/3-a-Thon

Triathlons have become very popular in recent years, especially in the Reno/Tahoe area.  In this brutal sport, athletes must swim, bike, and run, forcing their muscles to suddenly jump to an entirely different… Continue reading

Graeagle CA – Mills Peak Trail Part Deux

Update: Fixed the Video Quality – now 720P looks solid. I posted a couple days ago about my and Casey Coffman’s expedition to find and ride the Mills Peak Trail just outside of… Continue reading

Bicycling on Toronto Island

I recently took an elective course through the University of Nevada, Reno titled “Global Business: A U.S./Canada Partnership.”  Over the course of a week, our group of about 20 students visited dozens of… Continue reading

Graeagle CA – Mills Peak Trail

A couple of weeks ago, Felt Bicycles rider Casey Coffman and I heard rumblings about a new trail outside of Graeagle, California.  The Downieville Classic is a well known annual race/festival in the area… Continue reading