The Great Canadian Sagle

Ian's Mountain Biking Adventures

Albion, The final stop before Leadville.

  In the blink of an eye Albion has come and gone, the second last O-cup of the season now behind us.  This is truly a unique event to the racing series because, unlike a standard 3-lap Ontario cup race,... Continue Reading →


Summer epic 8 Hour (single track)

Wow, how fast summer is flying by, and yet it seems like we just started to have some warmth and sunshine. The Roots, Rock, Reggae Summer Epic 8 Hour was held this past weekend in a little hidden gem of... Continue Reading →

The Buck Is Back

Well, Canada’s 150th is behind us and we are in the home stretch of the mountain bike season. We are quickly crushing through the days of summer, or should I say the season of crying skies and moving into the... Continue Reading →

24 Hour, Mudders addition

The solstice is upon us and the days will now begin to get shorter. As we mark the halfway point of the year, the 20th anniversary of one of the greatest bike rides in the entire world has arrived. The... Continue Reading →

O-Cup 4, Second leg of the Canada Cup

Rain rain go away, come again another day. This old rhyme seems quite fitting for the cycling season so far this year. With the first half of the season now complete and the races now starting to have a little... Continue Reading →

Canada Cup, O-Cup 3 (Horseshoe Valley)

Sun's out guns out - that was the slogan for O-Cup 3 and the first leg of the Canada Cup at Horseshoe Valley Resort this week as part of Canadian Mountain Bike week. There was a sharp contrast in weather... Continue Reading →

Wilmington White Face 100km

  The Wilmington Whiteface was the inaugural kick off to June. This was a 100km mountain bike race through the Adirondack mountain range located in the beautiful town of Wilmington, New York, just east of Lake Placid. This year was... Continue Reading →

Long Sock Classic

Well, we are just about there! 6 races into the season, almost 4000km peddled and the second marathon flying by. Yep, the halfway point of the season is upon us and the hard work and determination is still paying off.... Continue Reading →

Spring Epic 8 Hour

The first ultramarathon is on the docket and there is a sold-out show. This year brought out a staggering 876 people to this epic 8 hour event. Everyone from teams of 6 all the way down to the solo monsters... Continue Reading →

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