On this episode we get a recap of the Leadville 100 MTB race from Brain Davis and Dan Blurton.
Both Dan and Brian had the initial goal of finishing Leadville sub 9 hours and getting the big gold buckle. They both crushed that time coming just around just around 8 hours. You’ll have to listen to the episode to find out which side of 8 hours they both finished in.
In this episode we sit down with Christine Ryan from OC Athletic Massage. When we talked to her she had just gotten back from supporting the Race Across America with Team NEGU. We talk about being a soigneur to a team cycling across the US. (#manbaby). We talk about the services she offers, and Tim asks some silly (serious) questions.
Mentioned in Episode:
- RAAM (http://www.raceacrossamerica.org/)
- Team NEGU (http://negu.org/)
- OC Athletic Massage (http://ocathleticmassage.com/)
We recorded this on July 5th, life got in the way and I (Tim) wanted to ride my bike instead of edit a podcast, you can’t really blame me for that. In this episode Shawn and Tim sit down and discuss:
- Over the Hump Break and The Big Bike Class
- Some Irwin Wheels Shawn put on a Budget Giant Reign
- GMR on the Forth
- The Ladera Ranch Grand Prix Photo
- Forze Socks
- Wrap up of the Non-Dot Series
- Shawn’s Anthem is For Sale
- Tim is over #vanlife and #vantalk
- Group Ride Ethics
Brian Davis is local cyclist who rides for Incycle Bicycles. He was Shawns nemesis at last years Over The Hump Races. We talk about how how he got into cycling, some motocross background, and a little recap of Dirty Kanza. We get a little into his travels and other adventures along with plans for the future.
Austin Squires is a former Pro Motocross racer who raced for 17 years. We talk about his experience traveling the country racing MX. We talk a little about racing cross country mountain bikes and his new venture in Enduro. We also cover a gnarly crash he had on a MX track.
We have a long episode for you this week with Mo Awesome. Mo is a primarily SoCal based Mountain Bike Coach and Tour organizer. He is a bit of a hippie, lives in his van, travels and rides bikes… a lot. We discuss how he got started Mountain Biking, what its like living in his van, and his new company AwesomeMTB.
In this episode Shawn and Tim sit down to discuss the opening rounds of Over The Hump (http://raceoc.com). We talk about Shawn’s Trabuco Challenge Experience (http://www.warriorssociety.org/events/trabuco-challenge.html). We cover a little of the Tour of California and some plans for the future.
Over The Hump (http://raceoc.com)
Trabuco Challenge (http://www.warriorssociety.org/events/trabuco-challenge.html)
NonDot Adventures (http://nondotadventures.com)
Kernville MTB Shuttle (http://www.mtnriver.com/activities/mountain-biking/mountain-bike-shuttles/)
Next week have our episode with Mo Awesome from AwesomeMTB
Mo’s Video: A Mountain Bikers Guide to Breaking Your Collarbone (https://youtu.be/5WK6mnBiLjo)
Brianne Varela is a rider on the Pure Ride Cycles team. Her and I (Tim) have been friends for a while so it was nice to have her on the podcast. We talk about her introduction to cycling, some fun times at the Whiskey Off-road, and her future plans. We also hear about Shawns adventures during the Rwanda 50.
Moose the Van: