Monthly archives: June, 2008

Ales and Trails…this weekend!

IMBA California is holding their fifth annual Ales and Trails benefit on Saturday, June 28, 2008 in Miwok Meadow, China Camp State Park (San Rafael, CA) from 9am – 4pm.Featuring:Guided rides and skills clinics for all levels! Mens, womens and coed clinics led by World Champion Shaums March, National Champion Rachel Lloyd, Strong, Light and…



NorCal HS Invitational Camp

Last week Maureen volunteered at the NorCal High School MTB League’s Invitational Camp in Tahoe City, CA. The camp was 5 days and featured races, skills clinics, informational seminars, and lots of fun! League participants were invited to the camp based on last season’s results. The top racers at the camp were invited to NMBS…



Ashland 12 Mile Super D

Last weekend Tsering and I (Emma) headed North to Ashland Oregon for the famed 12 mile Super D and to check out the town of Ashland as we are looking at places to move right now. The trip was awesome! Driving north for races is so much more enjoyable than heading south. We were surrounded…



Update from Maureen in Rwanda!

Hi friends!I am writing to say hello from Rwanda! I came here a week ago to help with Project Rwanda and the Coffee Bike Project. Coffee is Rwanda¢s only true export, and independent coffee farmers are helping to turn this country’s economy around in the aftermath of the 1994 genocide.The goal of the Coffee Bike…



Friends of Tamarancho

Maureen recently raced at the local Friends of Tamarancho race where she came in 2nd for prowomen. Here is her report: A fun local race in Fairfax, Friends of Tamarancho is always a fun time. The weather was a stark contrast from last weekend’s summer swelter at Firestone. There was a cool breeze and almost…



Firestone NMBS, Xterra, and Celebrations

Apologies for the lack of posts of late! Life has been crazy busy this spring with lots of racing and the insanity of finishing up school and then moving back home (at least for Tsering and I). Maureen has been holding down the fort for the rest of the crew though and has made her…