Tim Crago races at Mohican State Park.

OMBC Mohican State Park Spring 2016 – Race Report

On Saturday, April 23rd, 200 racers took to the line for the OMBC race at Mohican State Park near Loundonville, Ohio.  It was a cool but gorgeous day and the trail conditions were pristine.  Early in the week, there were fears that rain might dampen the event, but the state park was spared the heavier rains…

Peyton Randolph rides a Trek Superfly SS

Q&A: Peyton Randolph – Singlespeed Beast

When I started thinking about buying a singlespeed this spring one name kept coming up over and over in the conversations I was having with my mountain biking friends – Peyton Randolph.  Peyton was the 2015 OMBC Expert Singlespeed champion.  But even though he excels at XC, his true passion is endurance racing. I thought…

Chris Knapp and James Knott race in the Death March Ride

Death March Ride 2016 (With My Nemesis)

The Death March Ride was one of the most fun and unique mountain bike events that I have completed – definitely in my Top 5.  This is unlike any other bike race that I have heard of.  It is located in Norman, Indiana in the Hoosier National Forest, very close to Brown County and their…

Race start for the Chestnut Ridge Fat Bike Race

Fat Bike Race Series on Skinny Tire Bikes

Photos courtesy of Chadd Hartman, Brian Kennedy, & Paul Remonko. Because of the warm temperatures and lack of good snow, I have avoided skiing this year.  That’s bad news for Mad River Mountain, but good for the bike, which often gets neglected at this time of year. March 1st is usually the day that I…