Archive for the ‘Inspiration’ Category

The Big One


Awesome work by Zack Vestal and Mavic.  Makes me miss Colorado so much, but I”ll be back to ride these roads soon! Advertisements

Fishing for Steelhead with Curtis Ciszek from Poler Outdoor Stuff on Vimeo.

I can’t believe it, but it’s been one month since I went under the knife, drill, etc. and had my left ACL reconstructed. For a very invasive, somewhat traumatic surgery, things have gone very well. My pain hasn’t ben bad and the hardest part was that first week when I was learning to walk again. […]



It’s been a while since I’ve written a blog. The last time I checked in, I was chasing the Colorado Cross Cup title in the single speed division, nursing a minor (so I thought) knee injury and interviewing with a few companies in the cycling industry. That part wasn’t public back then, but there were […]

Big Changes


Just before Thanksgiving, I received some great news. More to come, but I’ll leave you with this teaser …

Inspired shots


Awesome photo stream by the company that’s rewriting things in the cycling industry. Inspired shots that make you want to ride your bike.



“If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound? My thought this past weekend was similar as I won the Buena Vista Cross at the River single speed race. If I win a race and no one is around to see it, did I […]

You know you have it when you win races like this: I think that’s Zack winning the U23 US National Title last season. It seems like there are always U-23 (under 23 years old) racers that are the next big thing. Often, those riders disappear into the void of pro racing in the middle, pressure, […]