Monthly Archives: October 2010

Weekend Ticklist

Here’s your weekend ticklist, outdoorsy Boulderite. I usually give you dos. This time I gave you a don’t, too. Don’t go out searching for ice to climb this weekend when it’s going to be so freaking beautiful around Boulder. Addicts. … Continue reading

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Mmm, ‘cross-y

Someone tweeted that the weather was nice and ‘cross-y the other day when it was cold and raining. This weekend won’t be so ‘cross-y. But it’ll be a huge weekend of cyclocross racing in and around Boulder. Check it out … Continue reading

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Fighting bike ninjas

GO Boulder is fighting bike ninjas. Not the Lego kind. The kind that ride at night on city streets and paths wearing dark clothes and lacking lights. It’s the lacking lights part they’re combating. Through GO’s bike light campaign, you … Continue reading

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Riding the burn zone

Worth sharing: Local pro mountain biker Sonya Looney posted about returning to her favorite roads to ride above Boulder after the Fourmile Fire.

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Snow prayers answered

To those of you who took my suggestions on how to pray for snow last week, good job. It’s snowing like a mofo in Colorado’s mountains right now. I was pretty excited when I turned on Becky this morning. (Hush, … Continue reading

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“Like” mountain bikes tonight

If mountain biking was on Facebook, you’d click Like. Maybe it is. Oh wait. Yep. Right here. Of course. Okay, so you like mountain biking. You should probably like your local advocates for mountain biking, too — Boulder Mountainbike Alliance. … Continue reading

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Adventure racing (and pshawing Ironman)

Last week, I wrote about newish Boulderite Sean Clancy, who was heading to the U.S. Adventure Racing Association’s national championships. On Monday, I heard from Clancy’s team captain, “Earring” Doug Judson (yes, in his photo on their website, he has … Continue reading

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Weekend Ticklist

It’s Friday, so here’s your Weekend Ticklist, outdoorsy Boulderite. Includes: how to run like hell, day and night; a bouldering tour; a climbing flick; and puking. (Yeah, I said puking. Read it. You’ll see what I mean.)

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Your first ‘cross race

Been too scrrrd to try racing cyclocross? It’s scary. That’s why I put together these five tips for getting ready for your first race. And PS: If you need to find a skills clinic around here, look no further than … Continue reading

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Bikes for Zambia

You think you have a rough commute? Try walking five miles to school. And five miles back. It’s a typical jaunt to school for kids in Zambia. But with a bike, that commute is a heck of a lot shorter. … Continue reading

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