James Knott in squirrel costume

Arbor Day Party Speech 2017: Covet Thy Neighbors Trees

Mountain biking in Ohio would not be the same without lots of trees.  Most of our trails are on wooded land and weave through the forest.  Quickidirt asks you to support our forests.  Please plant more trees and bushes. To support my belief that trees are an undervalued resource, I’ve started throwing an annual Arbor…

Defeating a Bad Attitude at Scioto Trails

I woke up with a bad attitude.  I wasn’t in the mood to race.  …this is not like me at all. It was Sunday morning and there was an OMBC race at Scioto Trails State Park near Chillicothe at noon. I’m usually the eager guy whose eyes pop open at 5am and is the first…