Race Reports

The Outlaw Race Report & Adventure

This is my second BOONDOGGLE race I have attended and it did not disappoint. The format for this race was inspired by motocross. It was two 30 minute heats on a one mile course. Racers received points each race depending on how they finished. It was really cool that there were payouts for each heat […]

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Olivia’s Louisville Short Track Race Report

This is coming from the mouth of a mountain bike racer that has never raced a short track mountain bike race before. So here is how it went down. 

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Olivia’s Mohican 100K Race Report

FRIDAY’S PRE-RIDE Chris and I like to arrive early the day before races so we can ride a section of trail. Let me give you an idea of what the weather looked like on Friday. It rained on Thursday and down-poured right before we headed out for our ride. As the sky was clearing we […]

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Olivia’s Big Frog 65 Race Report

PRE-RACE DAY Pre-ride. Chris Shannon and I arrived at the Thunder Rock trailhead parking lot Friday at noon. The trailhead is directly across from the Thunder Rock Campground*. After lunch we headed out for our pre-ride of the course. I wanted to do the first singletrack hill climb right after passing the Ocoee Whitewater Center.

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Olivia’s Boondoggle ’45’ Race Report

Woke up that morning to the sounds of roosters in the distance and the sun shining down. There was no rush in the morning because the race start was not until 10:00 a.m.. Something I am not used to but it was nice to sleep in. We lined up at 9:45 a.m. with the male […]

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Olivia’s Dirty South Roubaix 100k Race Report

It was a fast start. I have never raced a road race before or gravel so this was a little new to me. The pack split right after the truck pulled off the front. I saw one woman stick with the lead pack and attempted to hang on but glanced down at my power and […]

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Olivia’s Red River Gorge MTB 100 Race Report

From the mouth of a novice woman mountain biker: Going into this with 2 major mountain bike races under my belt, I was a still a little nervous for my first 100.  I have completed several 100k’s and training road century’s but this was a different kind of beast.

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Chris’ Red River Gorge MTB 100 Race Report

Pre-race I arrived at 4-Guys Campground Friday evening for packet pick-up. It didn’t take long to to spot the cases of Country Boy Cougar Bait beer and a handle of bourbon inconspicuously placed under the table. This was definitely going to be a great event.

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