Category Archives: Mountain Biking

Photos from Mt. Ashland Super D

These Ashland Mountain Challenge photos were in our local newspaper, the Mail Tribune, taken by Andy Atkinson. Here’s a link to the whole gallery if you want to check out other racers.

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Cool vid from the Sping Thaw this year

Someone sent me a link to this video that documents the Spring Thaw DH race this year….It’s pretty nice sitting back in my dry warm house watching it.  Easy to forget how frigid it was too.  Nice sound track! http://www.pinkbike.com/video/199960/

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Oregon Super D #1 (Hood River)

Last weekend was the 3rd annual Hood River Super D race at Post Canyon.  This race happens to be the kickoff to the 4 race Oregon Super D series and is also a part of the recently formed North American … Continue reading

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Damn..I think it’s working

The training that James Wilson is having me do that is.  I just got done racing the 20th annual Spring Thaw race in my hometown Ashland, OR and it went really well.  Far better than I expected actually.  I think … Continue reading

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Wife likes the new duds!

I’ve always made it a habit of going in to give my wife a hug & kiss before I go out for a ride.  Despite the fact that she always squints at me, crinkles up her nose, and makes some … Continue reading

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Lars (not sternberg)

If I’m Lars’ mentor is he my protege? Anyway I’m mentoring this cool 14 year old kid here in Ashland for his middle school senior project.  He wants to be a Pro DH racer and I think I was his … Continue reading

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Lunchervals

Did intervals at lunch today. 45 seconds to rubber legs and raw lungs. repeat.repeat.repeat.repeat. Fun. Can’t wait to do it again too soon. Tired. Night-night.

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Chris King for 2011

Yes that’s right I”l be sporting the best (and brightest I might add) headsets made on my bikes this year.  It’s a good thing I picked a bunch of really bright colors to go on my bikes because otherwise I … Continue reading

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My back is under attack!

I’ve just completed my first week of following James Wilson’s Strength training program (he’s my coach) and my lower back feels very much singled out for the slacker it’s been.  Now it’s not exactly it’s fault..I’ve enabled it to be … Continue reading

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look out tires!!

My dad, among lot’s of other really cool things, got me a motorcycle tire hot knife for christmas.  Industrial..lots of spare blades.  Heh heh heh heh…heh heh… Look out tires.  You won’t know what hit you.  No more single sided … Continue reading

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