From Excitement to Exhaustion: Around the Clock at 24 Hours in the Old Pueblo

Just slightly after 1 A.M. the rain began again as riders set off into the inky blackness of the Arizona desert. Not a complaint was heard as they left the tent.

This is the 24-Hours in the Old Pueblo (24HOP).

Some riders come to party. Others probably bit off more than they could chew, the 24HOP being their first endurance event. But many train hard and go for a podium spot. And for those riders, the appearance of Lance Armstrong and his former Postal posse boosts the motivation to win.

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Photo Essay: “This Is Gothenburg”

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Gothenburg, Sweden offers a perfect mix of XC and AM mountain biking near the city. The enormous trail network of several hundred kilometers is the result of arduous mountain biking discovery and joyful exploration. Many of the demanding trails require technical skill and will challenge you with fantastic riding. There are 10 main areas for mountain biking in Gothenburg, …

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Photo Blog: This Week’s Mountain Bike PODs

3 Sisters/Alderfer. Evergreen, Colorado. Photo: Michael Paul

Every day of the week we feature an excellent user-submitted mountain bike photo as our Photo of the Day. Just in case you missed one or two from the past week, here are the seven most recent PODs that we’ve published. To view a larger version of the image, just click on it.

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Photo Blog: This Week’s Mountain Bike PODs

"Epic day filming with Seagull Aerial on the Pugsley!" Moab, Utah. Photo: David J Glover.

Every day of the week we feature an excellent user-submitted mountain bike photo as our Photo of the Day. Just in case you missed one or two from the past week, here are the seven most recent PODs that we’ve published. To view a larger version of the image, just click on it.

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