External costs contribute to the expense of using City roads

External costs contribute to the expense of using City roads

The following article was written by Meg Dunn of Pedal Fort Collins. http://pedalfortcollins.com/ Although bicycling is a much lauded part of Fort Collins culture, there’s still an undercurrent of disagreement over who “owns” the roads. Some motorists are of the opinion that the street is...

Time is Running Out for Georgia to Qualify for Rio

Time is Running Out for Georgia to Qualify for Rio

Georgia Gould is hoping for a little luck rolling into the UCI's MTB World Cup #3 in La Bresse, France on the 29th. Two early crashes had Georgia off and running her bike within the first 4 minutes of Sundays World Cup in Albstadt Germany. She eventually finished a disappointing 36th...

Ride Like Georgia

Ride Like Georgia

Those of you who follow Georgia (not even gonna use her last name anymore) may have noticed a couple things, A) she logs some big miles on her MTB. B) She never drives to a trailhead unless it's in WY someplace. 3) She rarely wears a hydration pack or backpack.  YGR caught up with her to find...

The Rider and The Wolf Screening at the Downtown Artery

The Rider and The Wolf Screening at the Downtown Artery

The Downtown Artery will be showing The Rider and the Wolf on June 6th at 5:30 and 7:30pm. Bikes from local builders will also be on display. The Artery is at 252, 254, 256 Linden St., Fort Collins. $10 advance/$12 day of show. Proceeds will benefit TBD local cycling non-profit. The Rider...

Women's MTB Skills Clinic and Ride with Lee's Cyclery

Women's MTB Skills Clinic and Ride with Lee's Cyclery

Saturday is for shredding! Join Lee's Cyclery for a Women's mountain bike clinic May 21st. We'll meet up at 8:30am at the pull off on Dixon Canyon Road just before the Maxwell parking lot. Pre-register to snag a sweet Specialized demo bike, breakfast burrito, and coffee! If you join us on your...

Local Race News

IMAGE Final Standings for the Horsetooth Time Trail Series pb Backcountry Delicatessen
Friday, 13 May 2016
Congrats to the overall winners of the Horsetooth Time Trial Series... Read More...
IMAGE New Belgium Short Track Results Week 1 2016
Tuesday, 03 May 2016
The New Belgium Short Track races hosted by the Ciclismo Youth Foundation... Read More...
IMAGE New Belgium Short Track 2016 Flyer and Information
Friday, 22 April 2016
The Ciclismo Youth Foundation welcomes you and your family to join us for... Read More...

Featured Columns

IMAGE ADAPTATIONS BY BEN MILLER: Limits to VO2max
Monday, 18 January 2016
If you have any physiology, performance, or nutrition related... Read More...
IMAGE ADAPTATIONS BY BEN MILLER: The Fountain of Youth
Tuesday, 01 December 2015
If you have any physiology, performance, or nutrition related... Read More...
IMAGE ADAPTATIONS BY BEN MILLER: Getting a “Beet”Down
Thursday, 15 October 2015
If you have any physiology, performance, or nutrition related... Read More...
IMAGE Adaptations by Ben Miller: Articles of interest for the days of summer
Monday, 31 August 2015
If you have any physiology, performance, or nutrition related... Read More...

Interviews

IMAGE VeloFix Comes to Fort Collins
Monday, 21 March 2016
Last week I had the opportunity to have Trent Newcomer and his mechanics... Read More...
IMAGE 20ish Questions with Chris Ellmer
Tuesday, 09 February 2016
This week YGR digitally sat down with mountain biker, Chris Ellmer. The... Read More...
IMAGE 20ish Questions with Kacey Campbell
Tuesday, 05 January 2016
Kacey rocking the jorts at a collegiate mtb race. Photo by Dean Warren. ... Read More...
IMAGE 20ish Questions with Kenny Bearden
Monday, 30 November 2015
The Overland Mountain Bike Club is perhaps Fort Collins most underrated... Read More...

Featured Road Routes

IMAGE Car 78
Sunday, 31 March 2013
Long and flat. 78 Miles 1919 feet of elevation gain. Because sometimes you just gotta go ride around in the middle of nowhere.    Read More...

New in the YGR Classifieds

Full carbon 29er frame, excellent condition, recent shock maintenance, upgraded brakes, 2X ...
2014 Cannondale Scalpel 2 Mountain Bike - Medium
Great bike in great shape! Needs a little TLC.
2015 cannondale synapse ultegra disc Di2 58cm

Upcoming Events

Tue May 24 @11:15AM -
TTH Ride-Tues
Tue May 24 @ 4:30PM -
New Belgium Short Track
Wed May 25 @ 5:00PM - 07:30PM
WOR (Wednesday Open Ride)
Wed May 25 @ 5:30PM -
Wednesday Worlds
Thu May 26 @11:15AM -
TTH Ride-Thur
Sat May 28 @10:00AM - 02:30PM
The Oval
Sun May 29 @10:00AM -
Rio Base Mile Ride
Tue May 31 @11:15AM -
TTH Ride-Tues
Tue May 31 @ 4:30PM -
New Belgium Short Track
Wed Jun 01 @ 5:00PM - 07:30PM
WOR (Wednesday Open Ride)

Ride Reviews

Facebook

YGR Strava Club

 

Horsetooth Time Trials

HTTT 2016 2