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Tomorrow we live on, in….

It’s been a long time.  The night before…. before what?  Something you may do without thinking, just to pass the time, or to keep the high.  For me this marks a significant departure from the latticework of life that I’ve … Continue reading

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That First Concussion

Been wondering when this would be my own issue.  My hourglass emptied this morning.  Riding in the mountains of North Carolina is an entirely different beast than riding in northern California.  There’s wet, for one thing.  Slimy roots, greasy mud, … Continue reading

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Thursday Night MTB Gatherings 2015 – Short Track Dash

Tim Olson has started his Thursday Night Gatherings in Chico!  This past Thursday was a short track dash at Easter Cross in Upper Park – 18 people participated.  The route wrapped around North Rim to the Bench at Fenceline from … Continue reading

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Bronson Carbon, Fox 36, Steel Hardtail (again)

And, behold, I, even I, do bring a flood of waters upon the earth. Genesis 6:17 Yes I just quoted you a Bible verse.  Don’t worry, it’s not what you think.  It’s been raining for 7 days.  Which means I’ve … Continue reading

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45650B part 4.0 – Selling my Baby and Welcoming a New Love

Welcome back!  Thank you! Been a while, lot of changes going on.  I have drastically changed my role at my wildlife job, and will be focusing more on my bike job.  Too long of a story and with too many … Continue reading

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Forced-March Life / Far From Fields

It’s been almost a month and a half.  Rob, you suck at blogging.  *sigh* What’s new? Got a job as a mechanic at what I consider the best local bike shop around.  Trek/Santa Cruz/Intense dealer.  Same place that built the … Continue reading

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On One 45650B Bike Build: Parts 1.2 and 2.0 (assembling parts and the build)

I’ve been lax, so I’m condensing two posts into one.  Eh. I’ve got a full time job and a part time job and usually wear myself out to the point of being lazy because, well, I’m lazy. I also realize … Continue reading

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My brain is mushy, my bike is clean, and it’s 72 degrees outside. I’m stuck in an office.

It’s been a long work week (already), and I haven’t got my sh!t together. This is all I can think about, so I thought I’d pass it along. Sometimes my job, which sounds great, looks great on paper, just sucks. … Continue reading

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There’s plenty of room for all, but there’s plenty of drama as well…

Ok, this won’t be the prettiest post, but I’m a blog novice and I wanted this “cause” to get the “re-post” props.  Auburn is about 1.5 hours south of where I live and has amazing trails, and a LOT of … Continue reading

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Welcome to Critical Mass…

Let’s start with introductions.  I’m a mess.  I’m full of crap and all sorts of other things (plentiful organs?).  My preference is to have fun adventures every day but I have degrees and a job and responsibility and people who … Continue reading

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