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No Country for Old Men Official 2015 Race Report

No Country for Old Men Official 2015 Race Report

“An old cowboy went ridin out one dark and windy day. Yippie aye aaaaaa, Yippie aye oooooo”Thus the start of the 4th annual No Country for Old Men, October 24, 2015. The brand “Are You Rugged Enough” certainly lived up to its’ reputation as the remnants of Hurricane Patricia made her way from Mexico into […]

JOE BARR - 80 HRS IN TEXAS

JOE BARR – 80 HRS IN TEXAS

  A FB and photo compilation of Team Joe Barr during 1000 miles of NCOM, Preparation began for what would be 1000 miles of epic endurance racing at the “No Country For Old Men” (NCOM) event.  Working through the jet lag, Joe meticulously prepared his bikes whilst the crew prepared the crew car.  Only one little […]

2015 Hoodoo 500 Voyager Style - Steve Meichtry's Photo Essay

2015 Hoodoo 500 Voyager Style – Steve Meichtry’s Photo Essay

"Team Chase adon's" heroic Silver State 508

“Team Chase adon’s” heroic Silver State 508

Video courtesy of Cycling Camp San Diego.  

2015 National 24-Hour Challenge - Director's Report

2015 National 24-Hour Challenge – Director’s Report

33rd Annual National 24-Hour Challenge June 20-21, 2015 Cyclists gathered in Middleville on Saturday morning, from 23 states, Canada, Brazil and Japan to test their endurance for 24 hours. For a week, the weatherman had predicted thunderstorms on Saturday, but the reality was overcast skies and moderate temperatures all of Saturday and Sunday morning. This […]

Marko Baloh Goes 521.7 For Bike Sebring 24 Record - Race Report

Marko Baloh Goes 521.7 For Bike Sebring 24 Record – Race Report

Story by Marko Baloh, Sebring 12/24hr Cycling Race is always a kind of prelude to the season.  A 24hr race in February might not seem OK to someone with a “normal” cycling seasons, with mostly base training during the winter months and so a bit too early to be thinking of  brilliant result for a […]

Maria Parker Sets Sebring 12hr Mark at 261.1 miles - Maria's Race Report

Maria Parker Sets Sebring 12hr Mark at 261.1 miles – Maria’s Race Report

It’s no secret to anyone who races or follows Endurance Bike Racing that the Bike Sebring 12/24 held in February every year routinely produces some of the highest mileage results you’re likely to see in any timed 12/24 event.  The 2015 event held last weekend was no exception despite the unseasonably cool weather that settled […]

In memory of Stu Downs - New Zealand Endurance Athlete

In memory of Stu Downs – New Zealand Endurance Athlete

by Andrew Morrison, Stu Downs was my brother.  At least, that’s what he wrote on at least two occasions about me and his fellow long-distance cyclists.  The sport meant a lot to him.  We meant a lot to him!  Stu was also my friend. A few days ago, Stu took his own life.  As brother […]

Marko Baloh On Winning The Silver State 508

Marko Baloh On Winning The Silver State 508

by Marko Baloh, It has been a long time since I’ve raced the Furnace Creek 508, 10 years to be precise.  2004 was the year of my first and only participation, the year of my comeback from lung operation (after pulmonary embolism at the 2003 Race Across America (RAAM).  Tweety Bird (the name picked by my […]

6/12/24 Hour WTTC Takes Over Borrego Springs

6/12/24 Hour WTTC Takes Over Borrego Springs

by Rick Boethling, The domestic endurance race season, it’s a wrap!  The 6-12-24 Hour World Time Trial Championship (WTTC) is the last US Race Across America (RAAM) qualifier and endurance race in US for 2014.  After three years near the Salton Sea, the 6-12-24 Hour WTTC was moved to Christmas Circle in Borrego Springs, CA, […]

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