Late last year, Cannondale released the latest iteration of their popular XC full suspension mountain bike. It was aptly named Scalpel-Si, Si for System Integration. Basically, Cannondale didn’t just get an OEM part from other manufacturers and worked their way to build a bike. What they did was to design each part to work with […]

Coney Island

I took a quick trip to Coney Island with my friend who brought along another friend from the Philippines. I’ve been here quite a few times already and it’s becoming one of my favorite places to visit here in Singapore. Coming from the Central side of Singapore, Coney Island is a bit far. From Punggol […]

Endurance Weekend

Last weekend, we camped out at Filinvest City’s mountain bike trails for the annual Endurance Weekend. This race has been going on for some time now but this is the first time I joined it. It’s very different from other races because as the name implies, it’s all about endurance and not just speed. Instead […]

Maxxis Cup

It’s the monsoon season in the Philippines and wrapping up the XC race season is the Maxxis XC Cup 2016. It was held in La Mesa Nature Reserve last Sunday, June 12, which also happens to be Independence Day. Coming to this race, I was prepared to be disappointed because of the number of participants […]

Cordi 7

As this year started, I had my eyes set on this particular race. I’ve already heard so much about the Cordillera Challenge, how hard the last “Cordi” (as other people affectionately call it) was and how spectacular the view of mountains is. It’s always good to have something to look forward to and to train […]