Trans-Sylvania Epic

Playing Catch Up

Back on form at the MASS Summer Sizzler. Last time I checked in I was busy preparing for the Trans-Sylvania Epic, a seven-day mountain bike stage race held in State College, PA. As one of my first target races of the year I went into the race with high expectations for myself. I was hoping to finish on the overall podium as well as win the Under 25 young rider competition. While I just missed the ...

Cole has MASSive win

I couldn’t have been happier with my performance at French Creek. The last few weeks since returning from the Whiskey Off-Road in Arizona have been absolute chaos. I’ve put in a ton of quality training hours, raced a bunch, and even stood on a couple of podiums. Off the bike, Team RDC held our first annual Million Dollar Bike Ride. It was a massive success with 550 riders raising 1.4 m...

Chasing Summer

Bonelli Park 2014. Suffering on the steep climbs of the Bonelli US Cup course. Photo Credit: MTBMike.com. After riding through the snow and frigid temperatures of the past winter, I couldn’t wait for the first big races of the year. It’s equal parts excitement for testing my fitness after months of hard work and for escaping to somewhere warm. I love living in Philly, but after the pas...