More people are getting on to Mountain Bikes everyday. More hikers and runners are out enjoying our local parks and trails. With the higher traffic trails are seeing conflicts between users groups are becoming more common. In this episode we discuss some of the issues impacting our local trails and what we can do as a community to limit conflicts.
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.
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.