2013 Furnace Creek 508/Trona 353 :: Team Persian Onager :: Part 2, They Might Be Giants

They Might Be Giants “Destiny guides our fortunes more favorably than we could have expected. Look there, Sancho Panza, my friend, and see those thirty or so wild giants, with whom I intend to do battle and kill each and all of them, so with their stolen booty we can begin to enrich ourselves. This […]

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Persian Onager Rides Furnace Creek 508 for Bahati Foundation

The 2013 Furnace Creek 508 team Persian Onager is racing for the Bahati Foundation. Each team in the FC 508 must race for the awareness of a charity and Persian Onager, Tonya Bray and Noah Kanter, along with support crew Laura Smart and Ron Matty have chosen the Bahati Foundation. The team, who are racing in memory of […]

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Furnace Creek 508 :: Persian Onager :: Course Recon, 2 September 2013

I unfurl my yoga mat onto the cool concrete of the patio. I assume Thunderbolt position, sitting on the tops of my feet, and I take a deep breath. To my left, my road bike, a gear bag, tool bag, backpack filled with electronic devices, cooler bag filled with bottles of Skratch and rice cakes, […]

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Le Tour de France: mtbchick goes Road Bike Action

I know. It seems heretical of me to write for a magazine called “Road Bike Action”. The bottom line is, I know road bikes well, I know the road well, and I have been following Le Tour for quite a few years. When I lived in Mammoth back in 2000 and trained indoors from time […]

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