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Tour Divide 2014…1 year late

TD 2014 Tour Divide 2014. Yet again. But why? Have you not promised yourself that this ‘racing’ is not for you? How about another thru hike? Wasn’t there a ride across Europe/Asia planned? Plans change. I have the gear. It’s … Continue reading

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Tour Divide 2013, Ballin Halls

  Why does anyone ride the Great Divide Mountain Bike Race? Why do I ride it? I have said many times, I am a cyclo tourer much more than I am a bike racer. Then why the hell are you racing this … Continue reading

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Tour Divide I

  Tour Divide preparations are over. Can’t say as it was a breeze but i’m ready. Thing were comlicated a bit by the fact that I had resolved to build my own bike this year, as in my own systems … Continue reading

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Cjell Money is a Pussy – Tales from the AZT

The Ariozona Trail is a 750 miles foot path from the Mexicoan border to the Utah border. The Arizona Trail Race is a bicycle race along that route. It is fucking hard. I had heard of the race a while … Continue reading

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Divide Riding IV. Tour Divide.

….The gnarliest bike race on the planet? Maybe so, maybe not, but it is fucking tough. I was certain it wasn’t going to be easy, but ‘prepared’ for what was to come certainly wasn’t accurate either. I seemed to be … Continue reading

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Divide Riding III

Holy Shart! Holy saddle sores, Holy Moose, Holy hot, holy cold, Holy Matt Lee, Holy Mushrooms, Holy Mexico, Holy Shit. A bit of lag in blog-age here, last entry came from San Christobal, Mex, this one is coming from Vail, CO. … Continue reading

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Divide Riding II

This note comes from a little gem in the very south of Mexico called, San Christobal de las Casas. Arrived today, chilling hard.   I last checked in from the middle of Nicaragua.   goodbye grenada     The following … Continue reading

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