This last week, I shifted gears back to Enduro racing, with the BC Enduro Series coming back to Golden. A week of heavy rain made for challenging conditions to get out and pre ride the stages. An epic day of racing was planned with the classic alpine ride from T4 down LSD to Canyon Creek. Unfortunately, the rain never let up, and the alternative racecourse had to be used to preserve the sensitive trails on the original route. Despite the change in plans, it was still a great day of racing up at the Kicking Horse Mountain Resort. I was happy with my
Blog: Singletrack 6
At the end of my first Single Track 6, two years ago, I swore that I would train differently for the next time. I would start earlier, spend more time on the road bike, do more winter spinning, eat less bacon, drink less beer. But, of course life gets in the way and bacon remains irresistible. Ski season this year didn’t end for me until the end of May, so I find myself cramming in the training once again.
Our athlete ambassador Shane Kroeger is back to compete in Singletrack 6 again this year. He will be writing a series of blogs about the preparation needed to race this multiday, cross-country event in Golden and the East Kootenays.