Endurance riding has become quite popular. But it doesn’t make it any easier. Being out in the bike 5-7 hours in one day takes a lot of preparation, mental energy. Make sure you don’t start out riding too fast. In order to enjoy your ride make sure your start conservatively. Fueling is essential. Make sure […]
We’ve been seeing this app called Relive.cc start to show up in our social media feeds so we decided to check it out for ourselves a recent road bike ride. Relive.cc allows you to relive and share your cyling xperiences Its a pretty slick app interface that connects to Strava. At the conclusion […]
We enjoyed an awesome ride on Sherman Branch recently just outside of Charlotte, NC off Albemarle Rd and 485. Its a great local track with some fun flowy sections on the roller coaster loop as well as some rolling hills for a strong cardio workout. We were testing out a Rocky Mountain Element with […]
If you follow any Mountain biking magazines or latest industry trends we are pretty sure you have heard about the surge in Fat Bike usage on the trails. We had the chance to demo our first fat bike this past weekend. We picked up a Trek Farley 5 from local shop, Ultimate Bicycle. They are […]
Ride the Rockies 2016 featured a huge climb from Aspen, CO up over Independence Pass. Yellow Bike Tours rider John Bauer filmed this short video of the grueling climb. It was well worth it once we reach over 12,000 ft on the Continental Divide!
Tuesday brought us windy but sunny condutions for the Copper Triangle stage at Ride the Rockies. The ride began with a stiff climb up Fremont Pass from Copper Mountain. We were greeted with sunny skies and hot pancakes at Rest Stop #1. After all you can eat pancakes and sausage at the summit we descending […]
Day 2 of Ride the Rockies was a day to remember! We rolled out the Aspen Square Hotel around 6:30 am in preparation for a big day today. 80 miles and 7.000 ft of climbing over Independence Pass the highest paved road on the Continental Divide at over 12,000 ft. It was a long slow […]