Weekend Race Recap

Cactus Cup Phoenix, AZ March 12-14, 2021 The 2021 Race season was in full swing last weekend with The Cactus Cup stage race hosting most of the US’s 2021 Olympic hopefuls in Phoenix, AZ. The race format included a Time … (read more)

2020 GRO Extreme Grit Stage Race

Written by: Jen Toops and Anthony Toops Stage race sponsors include: Lauf, Enve, TrustCache, and Giordana New for 2020, the Extreme Grit Stage Race, was an event most won’t forget any time soon.  The three day event put on by … (read more)

2020 True Grit Epic Preview

Written by Jen Toops The 2020 True Grit Epic put on by GRO races takes place March 12th-14th near St. George, Utah. Southern Utah offers up some world class desert mountain biking and for many, a chance to get away … (read more)

2020 Pisgah Stage Race Preview

Written by: Jen & Anthony Toops, Photos by: IconMediaAsheville Blue Ridge Adventures presents the 12thannual Pisgah Stage Race. It takes place April 13th– April 18th  2020 in Brevard, North Carolina.  This 5-stage race takes riders on a tour of Pisgah, through the … (read more)

NUE Pierre’s Hole Epic

Written by: Jen & Anthony Toops The 2019 Pierres Hole 100 was once again slated to be a great day in the mountains of the Caribou-Targhee National Forest. The area doesn’t lack views with the Tetons in sight from most … (read more)

NUE Pierre’s Hole Marathon

Written by: Jen & Anthony Toops The 2019 Pierres Hole 100 was once again slated to be a great day in the mountains of the Caribou-Targhee National Forest. The area doesn’t lack views with the Tetons in sight from most … (read more)

Trans-Sylvania Mountain Bike EPIC- Stage Five & overall results

May 27th, 2019 Written by: Jen & Anthony Toops The final stage of the 2019 Trans-Sylvania Epic, Bald Eagle, was the fastest and shortest of the event with 2,376ft of climbing in 22.5 miles.  Today was the last chance for … (read more)

Trans-Sylvania Mountain Bike EPIC- Stage Four

May 26th, 2019 Written by: Jen & Anthony Toops Stage 4 of the 2019 TSE Epic once again started from the scout camp, after yesterdays remote location.  The Tussey mountain stage is notorious for its near non-stop technical rock gardens.  … (read more)

NUE Mohican 100K

Written by Jen & Anthony Toops Photos by Butch Phillips The 17th annual Mohican MTB100 kicked off on June 1st at 7am sharp.  Hundreds of racers from around the country gather in Loudonville, Ohio each year to take on the deceptively tough … (read more)

Trans-Sylvania Mountain Bike EPIC- Stage Three

May 25th, 2019 Written by Jen & Anthony Toops Stage 3 had racers traveling to nearby R.B Winter state park for a fast 30.4 mile day with 2,727 ft of climbing.  This would be the only stage not starting from … (read more)

Trans-Sylvania Mountain Bike EPIC- Stage Two

Written by: Marlee Dixon & Jen Toops May 24, 2019 Coopers Gap was Stage two of the Trans-Sylvania Mountain Bike Epic and was the biggest day of the week with thirty-five miles and about five thousand feet of elevation gain. … (read more)

NUE Cohutta 100 mile

“The 2019 event was hosted by Mountain Goat Adventures, who recently took over promotion of the event from Roost Racing, LLC.  Race day weather at the Ocoee Whitewater Center could not have been more perfect with temperatures in the mid … (read more)

NUE Big Frog 65 mile

“The 2019 event was hosted by Mountain Goat Adventures, who recently took over promotion of the event from Roost Racing, LLC.  Race day weather at the Ocoee Whitewater Center could not have been more perfect with temperatures in the mid … (read more)

True Grit Epic 50 Mile

This year’s True Grit 50 miler started an hour after the 100 milers allowing the trail a bit more time to soak up the previous day’s rain and the 100 milers to disperse some of the standing water. The trip … (read more)

NUE Big Bear Grizzly 100k

NUE Big Bear Grizzly 100k Written by @JenToops The NUE series headed to the San Bernardino mountains in sunny Southern California for the Grizzly 100k, 75k races and Grand Fondo. This was the final NUE race of the 2018 season and … (read more)

NUE Big Bear Grizzly 75K

NUE Big Bear Grizzly 75k Written by @JenToops The NUE series headed to the San Bernardino mountains in sunny Southern California for the Grizzly 100k, 75k races and Grand Fondo. This was the final NUE race of the 2018 season and … (read more)

NUE Marji Gesick 50

NUE Series Written by: @JenToops September 22, 2018 The Marji Gesick is a point-to-point endurance race located on the upper peninsula of Michigan. It starts in Marquette and ends in downtown Ishpeming. The one-hundred mile and fifty mile mountain bike … (read more)

NUE Marji Gesick 100

NUE Series Written by: @JenToops September 22, 2018 The Marji Gesick is a point-to-point endurance race located on the upper peninsula of Michigan. It starts in Marquette and ends in downtown Ishpeming. The one-hundred mile and fifty mile mountain bike … (read more)

NUE 20th Anniversary Shenandoah Mountain 100

NUE Epic Series The 20th Anniversary Shenandoah Mountain 100 By Ryan O’Dell September 2, 2018 The Shenandoah 100 achieved a major milestone in the history of endurance racing celebrating its 20th Anniversary as the oldest race in the NUE Epic … (read more)

NUE Pierre’s Hole 100K

Written by: @JenToops & Marlee Dixon @graciedaze The next stop in the NUE series, Pierre’s Hole, is a rugged 32 mile single track loop that takes racers all over Grand Targhee Resort. If you’re able to look up out of … (read more)