Alex digs deep at the Mount St. Anne world cup CANNONDALE, SUGOI AND 360FLY CREATE NEW CROSS-COUNTRY MTB TEAMCannondale announced today a partnership with SUGOI Apparel and 360fly to create North America’s most powerful cross-country mountain bike team for the 2016 season – Cannondale 360fly, powered by SUGOI. “Cannondale 360fly, Powered by SUGOI brings together three innovative brands … (read more)
Kaysee Armstrong crosses the lava flow below the Villarica Volcano. Photo by: Marcelo Tucuna/TransAndes Challenge 2016

The TransAndes Challenge Experience

Written by: Shannon Boffeli About this time last year my wife and teammate, Jen Hanks, started seeking out an experience for us to take on. Spring of 2016 was going to be a special year for us as it would … (read more)


Travel Wise to be Your Best on Race Day

Question: My race season this year is going to entail a lot of travel with overnight stays.  What suggestions do you have regarding preparations for all the travel to be able to be at my best for race day? Answer: … (read more)

Stan’s NoTubes-Pivot Team Announced for 2016

National champions Woodruff and Grant partner up on pro mountain bike squad The Stan’s NoTubes-Pivot Team is pleased to announce its roster of elite cross country mountain bikers for 2016. Returning rider Chloe Woodruff has been joined by new signing … (read more)

Coach’s Column: Improve Skills to Get You on the Podium

Question: What skills do you often see lacking in mountain bike racers at the expert/pro level that can keep them off the podium?   What drills would you give to address those short-comings, and are they best addressed in the … (read more)