Tagged with Race Reports

Ore 2 Shore & More

We planned our Copper Harbor trip with friends months ago, and at the time I was really fired up to race Ore 2 Shore, a 48-mile point to point race near Marquette, MI.  In fact, I had several races on my radar for late summer including ones in the Ozarks and Badlands. However, I stopped … Continue reading

Bike-Related Hodge Podge

First up- the WEMS Southern Kettles Classic recap. I don’t have a whole lot to say about this one except low motivation + 2 pm start + stomach pain = meh. I’ve only ridden the Emma Carlin trails once and apparently I’ve forgotten how rocky they are. You know how much I LOVE rock gardens! However, the trails were … Continue reading

WORS #2- CamRock race report

CamRock. It just sounds hard, doesn’t it? I don’t know why, but I’ve been scared of this course. Because rocks. I hate rocks! So I had a pretty stressful, no-sleep week/month and by Saturday I just didn’t want to race at all. More than anything I was dreading the long drive…I’ve spent too much time in Wisconsin … Continue reading

WEMS Alpine Valley

I had such a good experience at the last WEMS race (except for those lousy rocks) that I decided to give the Alpine Valley race a shot. It is relatively close (if you consider 2 hours close) and a few of my Skunkworks teammates were planning to race as well. I’ve never ridden up at AV … Continue reading