An inspiring account of the positive impacts that high school mountain bike racing has on young students, written a by a former team captain and the 2015 winner of the Specialized Student Athlete Leadership Award.
When our writer first heard about trails being built on a mountain that captivated him in his youth, his imagination ran wild. He went to find out how residents of a small town are hoping trails bring revival.
After we published a letter from a needy Serbian mountain in Dirt Rag issue #105, the outpouring of support from our readers was simply amazing. It took 10 months to sort out the logistics, but a package of donated parts made it to a rider in need.
The typical cycling position, plus the bumping and jarring of riding on rough trails, can beat up our backs pretty badly. Learn how to deal with, and hopefully avoid, back problems from an expert in the biomechanics of cycling.