Fat Tire Festival – Eureka Springs

Sometimes when I go to a race, I knock out a pre-ride the day before, get a good night's sleep at the hotel and wake up refreshed and ready in the morning. The Fat Tire Festival is not one of those races. Fatty Fest is three days of non-stop riding and partying that will leave you needing a vacation day on Monday. Set in picturesque Eureka Springs, this year's festival featured five … [Read more...]

The Epic Ride was…well, Epic

The Epic ride from Bentonville to Missouri is aptly named. Portions of the 35-mile loop present challenges to even the most experienced riders, while Mother Nature almost always does her part to give the ride more "personality." Take, for example, the New Year's Day Epic ride this year. Riders braved freezing temperatures with a constant downpour of sleet and snow to finish the loop. Many of … [Read more...]