It can be very disconcerting for a finely conditioned triathlete to experience a shortness of breath when swimming, yet can breathe effortlessly when running or biking
For starters, he hires biking
enthusiasts, and they become the company's best source of product ideas.
It turns out that riding a road bike is no training at all for technical mountain biking
In practice, it's hard to believe that mountain biking
could produce any impact worse than hiking or horseback riding.
Whether you're a serious road or mountain biker, you want to try commuting to work by bike, or you simply want access some of the amazing bike trails with your family on the weekends," Ishaug added, "we provide you with the gear, the know-how and the encouragement to confidently enjoy biking
in Minnesota 365 days a year.
When interest grew in the new sport of mountain biking
, Geirman helped start the Kamikaze, a 3 1/2-mile mountain-bike run down Mammoth Mountain on a dirt service road.
The race is one of the most prestigious and extreme competitions on the world's mountain biking
calendar and is expected to draw over 300 world-class riders and 10,000 spectators to the resort town, 22 miles outside of Taos, New Mexico.
For example, everyone knows that Harley riders wear their passion for biking
on their sleeve.
To be sure, snow biking
was not born out of competition, but rather practicality.
In addition to biking
, the helmets can be used for other sports such as skateboarding, in-line skating and with non-motorized scooters.
Little girls usually aren't encouraged to go out and ride their bikes the same way that boys are,'' Griffis said, ``and a lot of the skills you need in mountain biking
are a lot more translatable to BMX (bicycle moto-cross) than to road biking
SGMA's Outdoor Recreation in America study, released in late September 2001, showed increased interest in outdoor "extreme" sports like mountain biking
Southern California also is a hotbed of mountain biking
activity and home to every major mountain bike magazine.
Shocked to see in today's news that President Bush would ride a scooter without a helmet, Bell(R) Sports is sending the President and his family helmets they can use for biking
, skating, blading and riding scooters.
Considered a club activity, mountain biking
gets less respect than intramural sports - and not much revenue, either.