The two are competitors in the fierce off-road endurance circuit, but it hasn't gotten in the way of a decadelong friendship.
The Santa Cruz htSQD riders dominated Friday's Fat Tire Crit and Saturday's Backcountry 50-miler.
The 24-hour race will be the endurance pros' first showdown before the Life Time Grand Prix
The longtime mountain bike race promoter took a hard hit from the pandemic and will put Carson City and Oz Trails Off-Road races on hold while canceling Grand Junction permanently.
On October 15, 100 pro mountain bikers will duke it out for $62,000 on Bentonville's famed singletrack.
The Tour of the White Mountains and the OZ Trails Off-Road remain on the calendar.
Epic Rides has canceled its final event of the 2020 season due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The Whiskey Off-Road, which kicks off the Epic Rides Off-Road series, sold its 2,000 spots in under two months.
This week's podcast features contributor Betsy Welch, who covered the Dirty Kanza, Epic Rides and other off-road events this year. Welch discusses why these events are helping bring women into cycling.
Betsy Welch soaked up the fun trails and friendly vibes in Bentonville, Arkansas during the Epic Rides's Oz Trails Off-Road.
On a hot streak after winning his first marathon mountain bike national championship, Russell Finsterwald takes an emphatic win in the most technical race in the Epic Rides series.
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For its sweet 16th edition, Whiskey Off-Road adds new singletrack and keeps the same exciting vibe with high-speed fat tire crit, and hordes of fans and riders taking on the 50-miler in Arizona.
Going solo at the race's halfway point, Kate Courtney wins her second Whiskey Off-Road. Chloe Woodruff reels in three riders on final singletrack to take second.
Keegan Swenson defends his title at Whiskey Off-Road mountain bike marathon, riding to a convincing solo win on a new course with a tough singletrack finale.
Less of the Skull Valley climb might actually make Whiskey Off-Road harder, and with some pros focused on the Olympics, Sunday's race should be unpredictable.
Help support Charlie Cunningham's recovery from 2016 bike crash. Watch Cape Epic online. Carson City Off-Road date change, and more.
The 16th edition of the Epic Rides Off-Road series kick-off is expected to attract 2,100 riders to Arizona, and they'll be riding more singletrack this year.
The 23-year-old talks to VeloNews about his dual role as both a pro cyclist and the executive director of a youth sports program.
Even a two-time world champion like Catharine Pendrel has to dig deep to find the motivation to bounce back from a major injury.
Balancing his coaching business and ambitions as a pro mountain biker, Luke Vrouwenvelder has been beating some of America's best riders.
Oz Trails Off-Road challenges riders with rainy conditions, tons of flat tires, and endless Arkansas singletrack.
With unfamiliar, undulating course and a late-season date, the Oz Trails Off-Road could be this year's most unpredictable Epic Rides race.
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Howard Grotts talks about balancing marathon and XC races, his plans to return to Olympics, and a flattering case of mistaken identity.
We talk to four pro mountain bikers from Durango about how the 416 fire has impacted them and their community.
Spencer finally finds the good luck he's been looking for in the Epic Rides Series of marathon mountain bike races, in Nevada, of course.
Ben Sonntag chases down Howard Grotts and Keegan Swenson and out-foxes them in sprint finish to win Epic Rides round three.
Chloe Woodruff fends off Katerina Nash, battling back from late crash to claim victory in round three of the Epic Rides MTB Series.
Sunday's race will take riders on a 52-mile loop that reaches 8,600 feet above sea level.
We catch up with NORBA legend Shonny Vanlandingham at Grand Junction Off-Road. Also, Julien Absalon won an e-bike race.
With a broken bike and nine miles to go, Spencer makes the best of things and learns to love Grand Junction, Colorado.
American Kate Courtney lands a top-10 result at Albstadt MTB World Cup after strong showing in short track race.
Grand Junction Off-Road is a three-day downtown live music festival, and one of the toughest mountain bike races of the season.
Czech Olympian Katerina Nash cleans up at the Grand Junction Off-Road, winning the backcountry race for a third time.
Howard Grotts climbs away from the competition in Grand Junction Off-Road to claim round two of the Epic Rides Series.
Spencer Powlison previews the second round of the Epic Rides Series, the Grand Junction Off-Road.
Russell Finsterwald enters this weekend's second round of the Epic Rides Series, in Grand Junction, Colorado, with podium hopes.
I was screaming. It didn’t feel like my own voice but it was. And there was no doubt that my legs, both seized up with knife-like cramps, were the cause.
The fresh-cut trails in Bentonville, Arkansas will be the newest stop for the growing Epic Rides Off-Road series, the Oz Trails Off-Road.
MTB stars Howard Grotts and Payson McElveen are close friends and training partners even if they clash on the trails at the races.
We catch up with Willow Rockwell (Koerber) at her first mountain bike race in seven years, the Whiskey Off-Road.
The Giro d'Italia is here! Froome vs. Dumoulin. The Zoncolan. We preview all of the big storylines ahead of the season's first grand tour.
The Whiskey Off-Road is a climber's paradise that includes close to 50 miles of tough, dusty dirt around Prescott, Arizona.
Welcome to The Dirt, the weekly news round-up on what's happening in the worlds of gravel, mountain biking, and all things dirty.
Sea Otter Classic showcased many of the top favorites for Sunday’s first round of the Epic Rides Off-Road Series in Prescott, Arizona.
The third and final round of the Epic Rides mountain bike series takes on the trails of Carson City, Nevada.