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.
If you crash and find yourself flying like Superman through the air, your shoulder is probably going to take a hit. Learn about potential injuries, problems and some preventative steps for taking care of your shoulders.
Sky Boyer of San Diego was searching for a venue that would embrace his idea for a vintage mountain bike race. He found a willing partner in Jim McWhorter, promoter of Southern California's long-standing Keyesville Classic.