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The Family that Plays Together…

February 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

With all this sunshine and warmth, the riding season has begun and the trails are already filled with walkers, runners, and riders. Regardless of their transportation method; i.e. strollers, shoes, or bikes; the passion for...

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Ben Faust, Phil Rice, and Jerico Slavin prepare for the Middle Mountain Momma XXC race, May 1, 2016 at Douthat State Park. The course was initially slick and muddy; but as the hours passed, the...

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Riding the Trails; I tried and I like it!

April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

I tried and I like it! By: Cat Rusk After supporting my husband’s cycling hobby from behind the scenes for the last several years, I have finally gotten the itch to join him on the...

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Finally! Green, Warmth, Bikes, and More!

April 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Wow, IT is finally here! Well, IT includes warm temperatures, flowers and leaves, seeing bikes and runners on every ride, doing trail maintenance in t-shirts, racing, and the list goes on. Last week, we went out and...

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First FAMBE Group Ride in 2016!

January 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

FAMBE held its first group ride of the new year on January 3rd at the Fredericksburg Quarry. A huge thank you to all who attended. FAMBE will continue to work towards creating opportunities for riders to come out...

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And it’s a wrap – racing towards the future!

November 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Wait for it, wait for it,….the FAMBE team finished the 2014 mountain bike race season with 1st place in the Virginia Off Road Series (VORS) Team Challenge. Coming off a 1st place team finish in...

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What is bikepacking? It is backpacking with a bike, and typically includes an overnight stay along the way. Have you ever done this type of ride? Thanks to Jim Owen; he has provided us a great...

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Family, Bikes, and Nature – Perfect

August 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

I was not a mountain biker. Before this year, I had no idea where the “stream near the rock and log crossing” was, what Epiphany or Gratitude meant, or cared between a Fox of Rockshox...

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Family Fun on the Trails!

June 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

For the last two years, we have engaged in bi-weekly kid and family rides throughout the summer and fall. Now is the time to get back into the swing of things and hit the trail...

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The road (or trail) less traveled.

January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Whether it be the road or the trail, there are many things that can be learned, observed, and appreciated while navigating on two wheels. With the general pace of life, we rarely experience things with...

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