2014 Hellhole Gravel Stage Race

The HellHole Gravel Grind Stage race is a three day event on the gravel roads, doubletrack, and trails in the Francis Marion National Forest just north of Charleston, SC. The race kicks off with an individual time trial, on those same gravel roads, of nearly 6 miles with 5 turns on Friday evening. Saturday’s course […]

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2019 DK200 Pt II -Race Day

I’ll admit, I fully expected to be snapped awake to immense thunderstorms at 3am like in years past… but I slept soundly and awoke peacefully. Perhaps the calm before the storm? Finished off my Cup-o-Meusli, loaded the bottles into their cages, aired up the tires and donned the EB kit. I have to say; I […]

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One little nut

One nut… Not even a very obvious or specially designed nut. Nope, just your average M8 hex with a tight thread pitch… one that could be purchased in any hardware store, but this one nut stopped my race dead in its tracks; literally. I take full responsibility as, in hindsight, it was such a stupidly […]

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