Category: Squamish

A Summer in Squamish

Well, Squamish, it’s been a slice. Seven months ago I arrived in this fast-growing Sea-to-Sky mountain town ready for a new adventure, unsure what I might find. For the first two months, I found rain. And more rain. As the

100 Reasons Why We Do This To Ourselves

“Why do we do this to ourselves?” John mused somewhere on the Megacy climb as cramps ravaged his legs, a puncture plagued Phil, knee pain tortured Ross and my entire body was breaking. By the end of the inaugural 100

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100 Reasons to Turn Your Pedals

It’s early here in Squamish. About 4:45, I’ve been awake for an hour. At 6:30, myself, Eric and 20-40 other crazy fools will embark on a test like no other. 100kms of mountain biking the trails of this mountain town.

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That Familiar Place

Well, here I am, back in Pemberton, BC the evening before a grand cycling adventure. Enjoying a swim in that cool alpine lake water, the mountains impress with their might and peace.  What is it about this place that seems

Logging Roads or, getting ready for Hellracer 250

This coming Saturday I will be participating in a gruelling 250km race that starts and finishes in Pemberton, BC; the Hellracer 250. There is no support, there is no timer. There’s no website, or Facebook page or event promotion. I

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