In April Centennial Park at Millsap Mountain in Fayetteville, Arkansas will host two US Pro Cup cross country mountain bike races for Elite and Junior racers.
Loose terrain is soft, amorphous, and a bear to ride. Climbing up will leave your legs and lungs burning, and descending is a sketchy proposition at best.
Being prepared for a mountain bike ride means bringing a lot of stuff, and remembering all the pieces can be a challenge.
Analyzing the mental math that goes into deciding when to take a risk on the trail, and when to take a pass.
Mountain biking is a risky sport, and with risk comes reward. It’s also a lot of work, and when you work hard, you deserve to play hard, amirite?