https://flic.kr/p/MiJu5z | Top Gear | From a Kenda Cup West cross country mountain bike event in the San Bernardino mountains near Big Bear Lake, CA. Galleries: www.pbcreativephoto.com/GALLERIES/CYCLING/MOUNTAINBIKE/CR... Strobist: One unmodified Quantum QFlash camera left, opposite side of trail. Triggered with Pocket Wizards.
National Geographic Travel photographer Tyler Metcalfe recently quit his job and sold his possessions. Now he’s setting off on the American Bike Project—an epic solo adventure of cross-country cycling that will take him 4,228 miles across the United States.
7a: Another of her favorite sports is mountain biking. She is surrounded by forests in Oregon, and there's lots of good options for trails for mountain biking in the summer and cross-country skiing in the winter.
5 Training Secrets for Mountain Bike Racers. About 50 percent of the athletes I coach at any one time are mountain bike racers. Over the years, rider event goals range from the prestigious Leadville Trail 100 Mountain Bike race or the Pro XCT series to local cross-country events.
Maja Wlosczsowska (pronounced: MY-a VWOESH-tof-ska) blasts down a steep slope in the rain in Mont-Sainte-Anne, Quebec, on her way to winning the UCI Elite Women’s Cross-Country World Championship for 2010. If she weren’t an athlete, she told us, she’d be a mathematician. She has a Masters degree in mathematical finance and taught at the university level in her native Poland while working towards her degree. She also has an Olympic silver medal in her collection. Photo: JK/Mountain Bike…