Monthly Archives: June 2011


12-Hours of Cranky Monkey 2011

Every second counts, and today we learned just how much those seconds count and just how tough the VeloWorks-Spokes, Etc. mountain bike team is. On a near picture-perfect day down at Quantico Marine Corps base in Virginia, John, Luc and myself (Emily rambling here again) took on EX2 Adventure's 12-Hours of Cranky Monkey in the 3-person co-ed division. We knew [...]

2018-02-09T02:52:02+00:00 June 27th, 2011|2011 MTB Season|

The Not-So Stoopid 50

You hear the name "Stoopid 50" and it makes you wonder just why this race is called that. Rumors have said it's due to the 50-miles of challenging and rocky single-track that make up the race, and that anyone who would take on such a challenge may be slightly stoopid. But after 50-miles of amazing single-track through the gorgeous trails [...]

2018-02-09T02:52:02+00:00 June 16th, 2011|2011 MTB Season|

Massanutten Hoo-Ha 2011

Massanutten is a challenging mountain bike course. It's hard, it's rocky, it's in legitimate mountains and it is unforgiving. It's also incredibly fun and fast, has some ripping, white-knuckle descents and is some of the best single-track on the East Coast. This year, the Kenda Cup had its one East Coast US CUP race at Massanutten June 4-5, and as [...]

2018-02-09T02:52:02+00:00 June 7th, 2011|2011 MTB Season|