#MyRun Challenge

#MyRun Challenge – Five short running questions and answers

The #MYRUN challenge is the brain child of YouTuber Holding Name Required.  The aim is to answer 5 running related questions in under 3 minutes, and to challenge 3 others to do the same. https://youtu.be/cU1ShPjov10 The five questions & bloopers 1. Why do you run?2. What one piece of running advice would you give to … Continue reading #MyRun Challenge – Five short running questions and answers

How to stop heel striking

How to stop heel striking and improve overall running form in 2 easy steps

I came up with two easy steps to stop heel striking and improve my overall running form. Step one was to apply tape to my heels, which gave me audible and visual feedback to help me to land on my forefoot.  Once I was comfortable running on the balls of my feet, the next step … Continue reading How to stop heel striking and improve overall running form in 2 easy steps

Specialized Phenom Comp Saddle

Specialized Phenom Comp MTB saddle “Your butt will thank you!”

The Specialized Phenom is durable, sleek and comfortable mountain biking saddle, making it ideal for many disciplines from xc to enduro riding.  I've been using mine for over a year now and I absolutely love it, but I realize saddles are a sensitive subject for many of you.  You might already have a personal preference … Continue reading Specialized Phenom Comp MTB saddle “Your butt will thank you!”

Dog Ears GPS

Fix broken mounting tabs on Garmin and Wahoo bike computers with the Dog Ears GPS repair plate

If you broke the mounting plate on the back of your bike computer, save yourself a bunch of money and give these Dog Ears GPS repair plates a shot. I’ve been using mine on my Wahoo Elemnt Bolt for a few months now and I love how simple and clever this product is. It's machined … Continue reading Fix broken mounting tabs on Garmin and Wahoo bike computers with the Dog Ears GPS repair plate

50 Year Trail, Tucson Arizona

“Best slabs in Arizona” MTB 50 Year Trail – Just Ride Ep. 18

If you love slabs the 50 Year Trail in Tucson AZ has got you covered.  Riders of every skill level will have something to challenge themselves with. This amazing trail system is located in Catalina State Park just outside of Tucson and is a "must ride" if you are in the area.  https://youtu.be/CAymc1v5xiw In addition … Continue reading “Best slabs in Arizona” MTB 50 Year Trail – Just Ride Ep. 18

Sunset Ridge, Hawes, Mesa AZ

Cost of Admission: Blood & Sweat!  MTB Sunset Ridge – Just Ride Ep. 17

Sunset Ridge is located at Hawes in Mesa AZ, and is one of the best MTB tech trails in the area! This expert level trail is tucked high and away making you earn every foot. If you are unsure of your mountain biking skill level there are two squire catchers at the start that should … Continue reading Cost of Admission: Blood & Sweat!  MTB Sunset Ridge – Just Ride Ep. 17

Trail Running Tips

4 Tips to help you get better at trail running

If you struggle on trail in technical sections here are 4 tips to help you advance your trail running skills. https://youtu.be/hoCYdL9j8XY Last year I did a video on “3 Steps to improve your technical trail running” (see below). In this video I tried to take it one step further by taking a deeper look at … Continue reading 4 Tips to help you get better at trail running

Benro Series 3 Monopod with S2 head

Benro Series 3 Monopod:  Perfect for filming in the studio or on location

Looking for a good inexpensive monopod you can trust to get the job done? The Benro Series 3 Monopod with S2 head has held up great, and I highly recommend it for studio or location shooting. https://youtu.be/f8HuKzN2AL0 Not having the money or space to create a dedicated overhead setup, this Benro has been a game … Continue reading Benro Series 3 Monopod:  Perfect for filming in the studio or on location

National Trail on South Mountain, Phoenix AZ

Looking for the best MTB ride in Phoenix?  Check out the National Trail on South Mt – Just Ride Ep. 16

If you are looking for a good mountain bike ride in the Phoenix area I highly recommend checking out the National trail on South Mountain. The gnar is top notch and the views are incredible. This was my first time ever to the South West. As a MTB rider from the North East I did … Continue reading Looking for the best MTB ride in Phoenix?  Check out the National Trail on South Mt – Just Ride Ep. 16

Mountain Biking at Ringwood State Park

“It’s all rocks all the time” Ringwood State Park – Just Ride Ep. 15

If you like riding tech and big rock slabs Ringwood State Park in NJ has you covered. This place was amazing! We were searching for a mountain bike destination that would hold up in wet weather and we hit the jack pot. Ringwood is all rocks all the time. If you enjoy slow speed tech … Continue reading “It’s all rocks all the time” Ringwood State Park – Just Ride Ep. 15