Riding

Short Shock Shootout

The Backstory This idea was born from the desire to make my short-travel trail bike feel as close to a …

Up Country Livin’

The intentions of staying on top of keeping this up-to-date with wit, insight, and eyetertainment were there! But, as with …

Spicy Speed Machine

Sriracha. That the new bike’s name. The new bike is a Marin Hawk Hill 3, which the dudes at Marin …

Winter Reviews Round Up

Grab some coffee, this is a big one! I’m built for winter: fuzzy, large, and literally so physically warm, I’ve …

The Sound of Serenity

I seek silence.  Ironic, considering how much I talk when with other people. In the summer, two wheels carry me …

Solstice Silver Lining

I feel a mundane betrayal when the weather doesn’t meet my expectations. Take today for example: it’s December 21st, the …

B-icicle

Icicles on my bicycle. Fun to say, but the conditions that lead up to that point are questionable at best. …

Racer Ready…

Definitely don’t call it a comeback. Just putting it out there… With that said, I was finally able to make …

Necessary Flair

I don’t dress particularly well, I don’t flaunt items of value or importance, and I don’t have “expensive taste” in …

Can you feel the speed?

I will never not own a DH bike. To me, it is the ultimate contraption for fun. This is the …

US Open Recap

Right then…ended up covering the US Open for Vital MTB, so that was sick. We will see how MSA goes! …

Two Week Bonanza

Gear up and let’s go! This week is the first half of the two biggest weeks in racing in the …

Ride App Hero

I am a big fan of Strava, mostly. The reasons I enjoy the app are three-fold: As a washed-up racer, …

Side Stepping

The Start Gate has been dormant for quite a while now. I didn’t forget about it, I just didn’t feel …

Photo Update!

Great news: I have finally updated Zach Faulkner Photography Have a look!