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PMBC

Working on the Chain Gang

Did trail maintenance for the first time two weekends ago. It was a blast and opportunity to give back. Volunteer groups showed up from the Forest Service, a local school, CORBA, OTB and PMBC. There had to be more than…

Racing Temecula ’09

12 Hours of Temecula 2009 was definitely a race to respect, have fun, and chill with the homies. Team Atomic Burrito (Juan, Davo and The Rookie) didn’t do to shabby considering we were 40 something out 50 something at Rim…

A Boy and His Bike

Last night I was out at an event that celebrates the union of two people. As great as the evening was, I was thinking of my riding and how it suffered due to the pressures of work and the kid…

The trail that lived up to the Hype!

Santa Ana River Trail (SART) It started out with a small eager group which turned out to be a good thing (Je-Roam, King Taco, V, Mitch and myself). As we started the trail, it started to tell the story of…

A ride in the San Gabriel Mountains

It started out this morning with a meet time of 10:00am at JPL parking lot. Everything seemed right, the temp, the attitude and the empty truck to put our 35lb. monsters in. This ride was not planned other than two…

Ray’s Gravity Ride

It started off just as Ray and talked the previous night “If Sevada’s fork is fixed he’ll be there and east coast bad boy Luke will definitely be there”. As we assembled in the morning there they were, just as…

Love Thy Mother

Mother’s Day is upon us and I’m looking forward to a fine ride to the top of Brown Mountain. Those that join us at the top will enjoy a light Mother’s Day Brunch. Okay maybe not brunch but you’d be…

2006 Pancake Breakfast with Keith Bontrager

Well, I know most of you made it the “MT. Wilson Bicycling Association (MWBA) Pancake Breakfast” and got a chance t meet Keith Bontrager(KB). I have to say this year’s event was even better than last year and I’m sure…

Phantom Mountain Bikers

I moved to Pasadena about two years ago. I found the PMBC website not long after that and decided to join them for the next scheduled ride which was supposed to start at 8am at the top of Lake Avenue.…

Climbers Wanted!

Okay pedal masters it’s time to show the outside world what you’re made of! Wax your legs and saddle up, it’s the LA Wheelman’s Fargo Hill Street Climb. It happens on March 26th. I did it last year and it…

Today’s Conservancy Trail Bash

Damn that was a good ride! Sorry for those who missed it. As you may have noticed – it was sunny and beautiful at the 8am start time. It got darker and cooler as we climbed. We must have ripped…

Santa’s on his way!

That’s right boys and girls, Santa’s on his way and he’s got a B.O.B. full of goodies. What better way to start celebrating than hitting the trail with Santa and his red nose. There’ll be tamales and some baked goods…