Category Archives: Washington (Central)

Smooth—But Not Easy—Riding at the Echo Valley Endurance MTB Race (Chelan, WA)

It may have been a “roadie” course—with not a rock or root to be seen—but few would call the Echo Valley 30/60 Endurance Race an “easy” ride. Last weekend’s race certainly made me work for my 3rd place finish. Host to … Continue reading

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Racing Gets Hot in Roslyn, Washington

Brutal. I’m talking about hot, muggy, end-of July central Washington weather. I’m also talking about how I felt by the end of my last lap on the Roslyn MTB Festival course this past Sunday (July 26): brutalized. With proceeds from … Continue reading

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Cashing in on Kachess Ridge (Easton, WA)

Distance: 18 miles Altitude change: 3513 ft Conditions (as of Thursday, July 23, 2009): Conditions are ideal! The singletrack is finally dry, and though the endlessly rocky descent is also quite loose, the switchbacks are easy to slide around. Ride … Continue reading

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Summer is Racing Along (Bellingham, Roslyn, Greenwater in WA)

On Sunday, July 12th, the 17th annual Padden MTN Pedal race at Lake Padden in Bellingham, Washington, brought out the local talent to frolic in the blustery, surprisingly cool weather. Continue reading

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