General Info: Info page: Hutski.com Coordinates: N39° 29.579′ W106° 17.395′ Trail Head: Camp Hale up McAllister Gulch Date(s): Jan 21 – 23, 2015 Felt pretty lucky to receive the invitation to a hut trip with some pretty stout individuals and fit it in to our hectic work schedules. Another bonus is this hut. I have heard from […]Read more "Hut Tripping – Fowler Hilliard Hut, CO"
You have probably been thinking to yourself a dropper post? Do I really need or want one? Yes! But before plunking down some hard earned cash you really need to determine what type of rider you are and the type of terrain you ride. There is no need for one if you are cruising beginner […]Read more "Gear Comparison: Specialized Command Post vs. KS LEV Integra vs. RockShox Reverb"
This was a bit of a jacked up week. I was busy at work so missed a strength endurance workout and had a day off before making up a mountain ride. Definitely feeling tired towards the end of this week of training and Alison told me ‘good, you are supposed to be tired going into […]Read more "Training Summary: 28.Apr.14 – 5.May.14"
Was out of town for a quick trip and was unable to get anything posted. I know you have missed reading about my training. Because of the trip my mileage was a bit down last week. Well here is the breakdown for 21.Apr.14 to 27.Apr.14 21.Apr.14 Planned: Strength and Endurance 1.5 hrs 5x6min on and […]Read more "Training update"
Well finished my first full week of structured training and here is the rest of the workouts and week totals.17.Apr.14 ThursdayPlanned: Strength Endurance 1.5hrs 3x8min w/ 8min off Z3 60-70rpm Actual: 1:30:04 (easy to be punctual indoors) Followed workout as planned 21.3 mi on indoor trainer Strava Notes:Called into work so did the workout on […]Read more "Week ending 4/20/14… Puff Puff Pass"
I have finished 3 days of workouts and they have been pretty good so far. I have followed workout plans in the past and the issue is always ‘following the plan’. Tough to go from just doing what I want to a structured plan. Several days are ride for x in this zone so there […]Read more "Workouts as of 16.Apr.14"
Oh lucky day when I received a phone call from a friend telling me he won the lottery into the Leadville 100 mountain bike race. Which meant that because he was in so was I and the others we entered with as a ‘team’. Not exactly the type of lottery that I was hoping on […]Read more "Getting at it.. Well. Sort of."