24hrs of Adrenalin Solo World Champs

24hrs of Adrenalin: The Race

July 26-27th: Question, what’s the best thing to get the adrenalin of an endurance racer going before a big event? Let’s make it easy with a multiple choice selection, fingers on the buzzers, is it… A) a potent mix of carbs and caffeine B) cranking the I-pod to max with your latest blend of take on the world tunes C) spotting fresh […]
By |September 19th, 2011|Categories: 24hrs of Adrenalin Solo World Champs, Challenge Rides||

24hrs of Adrenalin: Showtime

July 25th: A beautiful day in Canmore with clear skies and summer temperatures were prefect for the final pit build up. The Monavie-Cannondale team rolled in to town with 2007 defending champ Tinker Juarez looking ready to rock the trails and the competition. The afternoon was spent in a rider briefing, to get everything in check, and fine tuning my […]
By |September 19th, 2011|Categories: 24hrs of Adrenalin Solo World Champs, Challenge Rides||

24hrs of Adrenalin: The Sparrow has Landed

July 23rd: After a delayed flight, over 22 hours of travelling, and late arrival yesterday I was relieved when I’d finally got the bikes built and was ready to take a spin out to the Canmore Nordic Centre. I wasn’t expecting to be able to ride the course today, but it was nearly 100% marked so I made the most […]
By |September 19th, 2011|Categories: 24hrs of Adrenalin Solo World Champs, Challenge Rides||

24hrs of Adrenalin: First Wild Animal Sighting

July 24th: After some heavy rain through the night, the skies this morning looked all the more favourable. I was especially keen to find out how the course had faired from the downpours so headed out early to make the most of the soft conditions which would always be knowledge to my advantage come rain on race day. Despite the […]
By |September 19th, 2011|Categories: 24hrs of Adrenalin Solo World Champs, Challenge Rides||

A Lifetime in One Day – What Mountain Bike

The pain and euphoria of solo racing laid bare at the 24 hours of Adrenalin World Championships. Read the full race report direct from the rider on one eventful day (and night) in Canmore, Canada.
By |October 17th, 2008|Categories: 24hrs of Adrenalin Solo World Champs, Challenge Rides||

Countdown to Canmore

With just 10 days to go until the 24 Hours of Adrenalin World Solo Championships in Canmore, Canada, it’s not the time to start getting nervous (that’ll be the night before!) 200 solo riders and 1400 team athletes will be racing themselves into the ground on July 26-27th at the 10th anniversary of the event, and fittingly at the same […]
By |July 16th, 2008|Categories: 24hrs of Adrenalin Solo World Champs, Challenge Rides||