Cold clear skies drew us out, cloaked with fleece and wool; we pedaled. The initial shock of the near freezing air bit our lungs and we quickly realize it wasn’t going to get much warmer, we just needed to pedal harder. Not too much harder. This is a friends’ ride. A best friends’ ride.
This and other tips I wish I had known when I started racing MTB.
Mountain Bike season is knocking on the door, and with little snow and warm temps, that knocking cannot be ignored. Mountain bike racing can present some unique challenges. I’ll shine some light onto a few pieces of critical information that I hope you find useful as you prepare for your season.