Mentally Preparing for your First Race of the Season (Featuring: The Mediterranean Epic)

           If base training wasn’t hard enough, this time of year is a mental game just as much as physical. I’m working HARD. I’m training hard. I’m resting hard. I’m doing things differently. I’m trying new strategies. I’m investing in myself. I’m travelling to train. I’m chasing weather. I’m working HARD. … More Mentally Preparing for your First Race of the Season (Featuring: The Mediterranean Epic)

Preparing for the 2019 Season: The Mediterranean Epic

It’s mid-December and if you haven’t already, it’s time to start thinking about your goals for 2019. Some people call these forward projected ideas ‘goals’ and some people call them resolutions. Regardless of what you call them, it’s time to start thinking about making some. So how do we make these goals into possibilities? Start … More Preparing for the 2019 Season: The Mediterranean Epic

Epic Rides Oz Trails: Never Ever Ever Give Up

This weekend at the Oz Trails Epic Rides event, I experienced everything that makes mountain biking beautiful: the battle against the competition, the elements, and one’s self. The weekend unfolded in a manner that left me with a high that cancelled out any low that came before it. It gave me frustration that was diminished … More Epic Rides Oz Trails: Never Ever Ever Give Up

‘Cross’-ing Over: Intro to the 2019 Clif Pro Team and Cross Reno

I am so excited to be able to officially announce that I will be a member of the Clif Pro Team in 2019!! Clif Pro Team 2019 I started with the Clif Pro Team 6 years ago as a triathlete. I was signed to the team shortly after winning my first amateur XTERRA World Champion … More ‘Cross’-ing Over: Intro to the 2019 Clif Pro Team and Cross Reno