Tag Archives: mountain biking

The Stack

Today I was reminded of something I dislike about mountain biking: CRASHING! I’ve had a pretty clear run over the last 2 years. A few awkward last minute clip outs, a couple of desperate grasps at tree trunks and plenty … Continue reading

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Snake on the trail

I haven’t seen a lot of snakes in the wild since we moved to Australia six years ago, so when I flung my bike around the corner and found a snake in the middle of the track, I froze. My … Continue reading

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Mountain biking = Soul food

Fresh air. Bush. Birds calling. Heart-exploding climbs. Exhilarating descents. Negotiating technical obstacles. Curses! and Big Grins! Mountain biking combines exercise with beautiful scenery, and fun. For the last two months I’ve been riding once a week at my nearest MTB … Continue reading

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Reuben Race Report

I’m filthy. I’m worn out. My legs and arms are covered in itchy scratches. And I feel bloody great! Welcome to rogaining! Today I got my first taste of a rogaine – a race where you are given a map … Continue reading

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Wanted: Passion

Race Schedule for 2011 These are the races I’m thinking of doing during the remainder of 2011. May 07 – Byron Bay Olympic Triathlon – C race – Goal: fun! Jul 03 – Gold Coast Half Marathon – B race … Continue reading

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