The lightest, stiffest, best climbing, best descending, all-around fastest XC race bike ever made. The new XC is gnarly. The new Scalpel Si is gnarlier.
by: Jim Fu 2015 continues to be a year of abundance for Epic Endurance Cycling. This includes the spectacular weather and prime trail conditions that we’ve been able to enjoy in the various locales in which we’ve ridden and raced. Sunday the 25th of September had team riders Kelly Feagans, Jim Fu, and Bill Wheeler taking to the church of dirt in the foothills of Fort Collins. Astride F29’s and Scalpel, we ascended the iconic Maxwell Trail behind CSU’s Hughes Stadium for a respectable warm-up climb to crest at the south end of the Shoreline Trail. Opening with a reasonably [ Read More ]
by: Patti Danzig Views From a Spectator It used to be rare that I went to a race without competing. But the fear of the technical sections of an MTB race and my newness to the sport had me take a back seat and go support my boyfriend, Kelly Feagans and his best friend Bill Wheeler in the men’s duo category at the 12 Hours of Albuquerque MTB Festival this past weekend. We drove in from Boulder on Friday and did one loop of the course to check it out. I’m used to open vistas and not many trees around me so [ Read More ]