Idaho

Stars-and-Stripes Jerseys Up for Grabs

Mountain bikers from more than 30 states will descend on Sun Valley Idaho this week in search of a coveted Stars-and-Stripes jersey at USA Cycling’s cross-country national championships. Along with the country’s top pros, some 900 of the nation’s top amateur XC, super D and short-track racers  will be competing from July 14-17. For the […]

Pro, Amateur Courses Set for Sun Valley XC Nats

The last time Sun Valley, Idaho hosted the mountain bike national championships it was 1988, when John Tomac was ruling the dirt and establishing the sport in the broader cycling world. Come July 14-17, cross-country nationals return to Sun Valley featuring two distinct courses for amateurs and elites. Cross-Country (XCO-Amateur) Beginning at the base of […]

Special Idaho MTB Plate Clears First Hurdle

On Friday lawmakers who sit on the Transportation Committee in Idaho's State House moved a bill to create a special "mountain biking" license plate. The effort would generate funds for trail building and maintenance.

Destination: Boise, Idaho

boisetablerock1Boise could be written off as a pretty average city, but the mountain bike trail network just at the edge of town defies expectation.