7 Women :: 7 Days :: Day 1 of RaphaTOC

7 Women :: 7 Days :: Day 1 of RaphaTOC

Photo: Our group, plus one journalist (not me). I’m somewhere hiding in the back. Credit: Jeremy Dunn It’s a rather long story about how this came about, but on Monday I embarked with five other Rapha ambassadors on a mission to ride the stages of Tour of California,...
Participate In Your Existence

Participate In Your Existence

There are so many beautiful sentiments in "Participate", a poem by Wade Newsom, visually translated below by Jeremy Collins. When watching it we couldn't help but compare these words to our experience with riding a bike. It's not about how...
“I Like to Ride My Bike”

“I Like to Ride My Bike”

  We couldn't have said it better ourselves… It's my path, and it's always an adventure. This little lady has it right. Thanks to great influence she is off to an amazing start at life, using her bike to take her places and see things....
Afghan Women’s Cycling Needs Your Support!

Afghan Women’s Cycling Needs Your Support!

For the past five years, Mountain 2 Mountain has been working in Afghanistan to create education and opportunities for women and girls. In 2009, Shannon became the first woman to mountain bike in Afghanistan. Last fall, Shannon discovered an underground movement of...
I Never Wanted a SingleSpeed :: Now I Know Why

I Never Wanted a SingleSpeed :: Now I Know Why

Riding a singlespeed is like playing an old game with new rules. In my sixteen years of mountain biking I had never wished for a singlespeed and really only happened on one by accident. Finding myself without a mountain bike was one of the saddest moments of my life....

Keep Her in The Game or ON HER BIKE

We’ve been there, we’ve seen it.  Although girls ages 6-9 show an equal amount of interest in sports as boys of the same age, by age 14 they are distracted. Distracted by the idea of what culture and media tell a girl they are suppose to look, be and act a...