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  • Finding Good in the Bullshit

    As they say, even the best laid plans go awry. When it comes to mountain biking, that adage seems even more apt. It isn’t so much if something will go wrong, but rather when something will go wrong. This is even more true when my planning “style” is taken into account. Most of my plans […]

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  • VMBT Day 8: The New River is too Deep to Ford

    Check out Day 7, and all Virginia Mountain Bike Trail related posts here! ************************************************************************ Ostensibly, this trip was a bike ride. In reality, it was much more than that. It sounds dumb, cliche, and super hipster, but it was much more an experience. And let me tell you, the previous evening was an experience. I’ve […]

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  • Old Friends, New Beginnings

    I love coming home and seeing the maturation and personal growth of friends from college. Everyone is settling into careers, gaining new and varied interests, and generally becoming functioning members of society. Thinking back to our college days, this was never a guarantee. I know that I have changed immensely since college, and only seeing […]

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  • Virginia Mountain Bike Trail Part 5: Bonk City in Douthat

    Don’t miss Part 4, and find all Virginia Mountain Bike Trail related posts here! ****************************************************************************** (Note: It has come to my attention that folks may not know what “bonking” is. Think of it as “hitting the wall” as they say in marathon running. Essentially, your body runs out of calories during exercise, and you get […]