New Year, New Faces, New Energy

Though it’s been a few weeks since you heard from us, the team has been busy in preparations for 2015. To be honest we’re still on the high from the 2014 season. New teammates with our grassroots riders brought depth to the team and along the way a few solid results: NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS *Seamus Powell – Super D National Champion …

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Rider Profile: Lester Brown III

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Meet one of our Grassroots riders, Lester Brown III Hometown: Powhatan, Virginia Currently Living In: Richmond, Virginia Number of Years Racing: 6 Race Bike Setup Giant XTC Advanced SL 27.5 1 SRAM X01 1×11 drivetrain w/ 34T RockShox SID fork Shimano XT pedals Stan’s ArchEX 650B built to 3.30Ti disc hubs Schwalbe Snakeskin Rocket Ron and Racing Ralph 27.5 x …

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Race Report: XC National Championship at Bear Creek

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USAC XC National Championship at Bear Creek. Macungie, PA. The above pictures sums up the teams weekend at XC National Championships (Bear Creek Mountain Resort):  OWNED!  The team went with a mission, and we executed.  Multiple podiums and goals reached, including FOUR Wins and THREE National Titles! Compared to last year’s sauna-like conditions, this year’s event was perfection.  The mood …

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Grip it Good

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Riding and racing mountain bikes takes a good mix of mental and physical strength.  A rider that’s strong in the head and strong in the legs often performs well.  A rider’s mental strength can often be summed up in one word:  Confidence! So how does this relate to our grips?  It is confidence.  If a rider doesn’t have confidence in …

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