Looking forward to the Leadville Trail 100 MTB, we look back at one of the legends of American mountain biking.
Whether your goal is outright victory, a sub-9-hour time, or simply to finish the race inside the 12-hour cutoff, there are definitive tactics for long-haul racing that can tip the scales of success in your favor.
It’s the 800-pound gorilla in the room. It’s the demon that keeps you up at night. It’s the reason so many cyclists don’t bother trying the Leadville 100, and why so many others fail. It is, THE ALTITUDE. More than any other factor, the altitude and altitude gain required to finish the Leadville 100 is […]