The Cappuccino is a theme in my life... Photo: Jean Ann Berkenpas

At Home in QC and BC

I recently returned from a very enjoyable and successful visit to Quebec for the first two Canada Cup races of the season, where I defended my wins from last year at Mont-Tremblant and Baie-St-Paul, and am now up two victories in the Canada Cup series standings. But I like Quebec for more than its lucky …

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Race Report: Ore Crusher

My first mountain bike race of 2013 finally rolled around this past weekend in the lovely hamlet of Squamish, B.C., very possibly my favourite place on earth to ride. I’d been looking forward to this event for a very long time, having missed the first FVMBA Toonie XC in Mission due to my knee injury …

A great group of women riding together during Jeremy's Fraser Valley camp. Photo credit: Jeremy Storie.

New Things

A lot has changed since my last post. Not only is it a New Year, but I have a new team, a new training plan, and a new set of goals. Yes, a new team. It was a difficult decision to leave the great friends I made over the past four years that I rode …

Spooky, wet Halloween night MTB ride (l-r): Me, Ryan, Rich, Paul, Jean Ann.

Spectacular Fall!

It’s been a long time since I’ve written and even though it’s technically the off-season, I’ve been up to a lot this fall. After Worlds, Ryan and I hit Sin City for Interbike, where we met up with some of the Local Ride crew. Paul and Sue did a great job of showing us around …