There's no obstacle in biking that I fear more than mud. Snow? Fun! Rocks? Challenging. Wind? Meh. Bears? They run away. Massive landslides that take out half the mountainside? I'm sure there's a way we can walk around this. But mud? Mud chokes the drivetrain and cements tires to the frame until the whole bike is seized up, ten pounds heavier, and dangling from your shoulders as you trudge through the sticky mess, at least until it rips your shoes off and you're fully stopped in your mud-caked socks, wondering how much longer this will last.
I knew the moment would come, eventually. The moment when I would have to get off my bike and go run a half marathon. No, wait. I meant to put run in sarcasm quotes in that last sentence. By the time I finished walking (as everyone ... Read Post
Must-try mud runs and obstacle races, including Tough Mudder, Warrior Dash, Spartan Race, Survivor Mud Run, Camp Pendleton Mud Run and Gladiator Rock'N Run. 12 Must-Try Mud Runs and Obstacle Races is a post from: CalorieLab - Health... Read Post