It's MY Year! I love racing. I. LOVE. RACING! I'm really not a good racer, but I sure love it. The thrill...the camaraderie...the bikey stuff...the pushing myself to my absolute limit. Love it. But how the heck do I top last year? Seriously, in 2017, I did 18 big, gnarly, very boss races (plus a … Continue reading News: 2018 Race Calendar
The Team Colin Really Big Giant Giveaway! Once again, Team Colin is holding a super sweet, totally awesome, massively huge, REALLY BIG GIANT GIVEAWAY. It's FUNTACULAR! It's BOOMTASTIC! It's a FUNDEMIC! My son suggested the first two names. Once again, mountain biking is about to get a little bit awesomer, with the Team Colin Really … Continue reading News: The Team Colin Really Big Giant Giveaway!
I was HOPING for vindication. I WANTED revenge. I NEEDED to master the MTB Kingston course once and for all. The results: Vindication: 1 Revenge: 1 MTB Kingston: 1 Team Colin: 0 Race #4 in the Substance Projects XC Marathon (A Little Story of Not-So-Boom) The Kingston Marathon and I have a long back story. … Continue reading 51. Kingston XCM
It Was the WORST of Times. It Was The BEST of Times Ganaraska Forest. The Substance Projects Long Sock Classic. 70k of Ontario's finest single track. 1,600m of relentless, punishing, climbs. Rocks and roots. Trees and sand. Grit and grime. One boss Cannondale Trail SL single speed. And lots and lots of teeny tiny poison ivy sprouts. … Continue reading 43. Long Sock Classic
Single Speed 201. Team Colin went for a big, giant rip in Dufferin County Forest on Saturday, in race #1 of the Substance Projects XC Marathon: The Homage to Ice (presented by Cycle Solutions). And let me tell you this: Homage was paid. Except that I paid homage to everything except ice. Homage to rain … Continue reading 38. Homage to Ice ’17
UPDATE: April 10, 2017 CONGRATULATIONS TO CASS K., WINNER OF THE GRAND PRIZE (XCM RACE REGISTRATION, JOYRIDE 150 PASS, RYDERS SUNGLASSES--COURTESY OF CYCLE SOLUTIONS--FREE REGISTRATION TO A KING WEEKLY SERIES RACE, 2 PASSES TO THE DMBA DEMO FESTIVAL--ON MAY 6th--AND A TEAM COLIN HAT. BOOM. CONGRATULATIONS ALSO TO JEFF S., WINNER OF A KING SERIES … Continue reading News: It’s A Fundemic!
UPDATED: MARCH 17, 2017) It's time. It's time for Team Colin to push a little bit harder. With that in mind, when I registered for the 2017 P2A, I registered for the full distance. And I'm terrified. I usually do the half distance (St. George to Ancaster) and that always gives me a fair dose of doubt … Continue reading News: 2017 Schedule