Best of the Internet for Endurance Athletes: 24 April 2016

Each Sunday I’ll post my ‘best of’ list in a number of categories from the inter-webs. Other weeks can be found here.

Technology/Equipment Blogs

There was plenty of technology being announced at the Sea Otter Mountain Bike Classic this week. Here is DC Rainmakers take on the announcements with the companies present.

Training/Racing Blogs

Looking at training for a mountain bike event? Here are some ideas from Dan Atherton for you to follow.

Nutrition Blogs

Are you trying to eat healthy? Does the concept of a ‘cheat day‘ sound like your thing? Think again.


Last week we looked at the tech for the roadies at Paris-Roubaix so this week. Here is the new kit for the dirt boys and girls from the Sea Otter Classic.

Maxi Enduro Taupo Cycle Challenge 2014

Helen [Chief Crew] and I left our Turangi accommodation around 8.30am Friday morning for Taupo.  Handed in our waiver form, got race number onto the bike & front of helmet.  Nice to catch up with Tracy Parke & saw Andrew, both of whom did last year’s Maxi and also the Graperide.  Didn’t really know many of the other starters.  I believe that 26 men & 2 women were on the start line. Continue reading “Maxi Enduro Taupo Cycle Challenge 2014”