Monthly Archives: June 2011

Preview of the River Run Start/Finish Line and the freshly built Baldy Bench Feature!

Want to see where the start and finish line for the USA Cycling MTB Cross-Country National Championships, the place where a lucky few will raise their hands in glory and don the coveted Stars and Stripes jersey? Read on to … Continue reading

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Smith Optics Local Stokers: Where to ride when you aren’t racing.

The sun is shining in Sun Valley and the hardworking and super-stoked Sun Valley Trail Crew is still hard at work on the trails for the USA Cycling Cross-Country National Championships. They are widening trails, removing debris, and working on … Continue reading

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Photo Evidence of a Wicked Sheeptown 2011 Celebration!

Check out everything you missed at Sheeptown 2011′s Drag Racing, Bike Polo and One Handed Hot Dog Hill Climb World Champs. Then get even more stoked about the fun to be had during Ride Sun Valley!   Photos: Hailey Tucker

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No More Excuses: All the info on how to get to Ride Sun Valley and where to stay once you get here.

So we know what you are going to do once you get here; ride, listen to music, ride, drink some Fat Tire, ride and then maybe ride some more. We focus a lot on what is happening throughout the week … Continue reading

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The Avett Brothers make sweet music in the mountains.

You don’t need much more than a banjo, some good tunes and mountain views to have a good time. So it is a darn good thing that the Ride Sun Valley Festival is bringing all that and more on July … Continue reading

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Course Sneak Peek #1: The River Run Rocks

 

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National Championship Qualifer: The 2011 Knobby Tires Soldier Mountain Slaughter

One of the final National Championship qualifiers happened this past Saturday at Soldier Mountain. There were some extremely wet knee-deep stream crossings and reports of quite a few tire and chain problems. But almost 100 riders showed up to race … Continue reading

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The Sheeptown Fat Tire Rally Returns

Yeah, yeah, so you can race a mountain bike down a mountain at speeds over 50 mph. You can also climb a mountain on your bike faster than most people could drive it. BUT can you ride a mountain bike … Continue reading

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Ride Sun Valley 101: All the basics.

Ride Sun Valley is definitely upon us. If you haven’t noticed, bikes of the two-wheeled variety have been out in FULL FORCE in the last two weeks and it’s hard not to think that it is in preparation for next … Continue reading

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