Daylight savings time is about to flop over again, which means #fmrideATL is back for 2014! A few more turns, a few more hills, a little more pain, and even more fun. Read all about it, and come join us for the first one of 2014 for a 6:45pm departure from The Gear Revival on Marietta St.
(If it's below freezing or raining, we'll postpone, so watch the 'tubes if it's looking suspicious out!)
Southern Cross 2014 was held on a perfect day in the north Georgia mountains. Temperature started out around 40 and climbed to the high 60 by the end. A bit of rain in the days leading up to the event kept all dust down and added a bit of tack to the forest roads, which is needed on those fast, sketchy, hairpin, rutty descents. In short, conditions were prime.Read More
Matt Harris needed a partner for the 6-hour Taco Stand race at Tribble Mill, I needed to ride, perfect match. I grabbed my Chameleon and headed out not knowing what to expect from these trails. A quick check of the bike pre-race revealed three things: I might be running the wrong tire up front (2.3 (2.4?) Maxxis Highroller II), the gear left on it was a bit stiff and my fork was a pogo stick. What's new?Read More
Recapping the 2nd round of the Snake Creek Gap TT SeriesRead More
Every year in the dead of winter, the US National Whitewater Center drains the whitewater channel for cleaning and maintenance. Lee, who is the trail coordinator for the USNWC and a Faster Mustache chutlord, had long dreamt of racing bikes through the empty channel.Read More
Week two of the Winter Short Track series. Faster Mustache in the house.
Nick "Dip n Spray" Barlow, Dick, Paul Cunningham. Not shown, Colin Rohde who was probably cooling down on a Turbo Trainer.
After getting rained and freeze/thawed out last weekend, Christopher and I were anxious to get a good ride in on dirt. With the forecast for Saturday looking shred-friendly, we decided to head over to Anniston for the trails of Coldwater Mountain.Read More
Order your 2014 Faster Mustache Wool Jerseys from Woolistic Now!Read More
I lined up in the front row. Not to get a good position going into the woods, but because I was one of the few people paying attention when we were called to the line.
Four seconds, I'm out in front.
Five seconds, riders start coming around... and it doesn't seem like it's going to stop.
I've lost count of how many times I've ridden the Snake Creek Time Trial in Dalton, GA but every time feels like the first and worst time. This trail is infamous for it's steep climbs, relentless rock gardens, and, of course, the weather that strikes...Read More
Join us this Sunday, 1/5 at 10am as we expand Charlotte's in-town trail network.
How does March 22nd sound? Let us know in the comments below! You can find the event page with up-to-date details here: