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  • 08 2016 May

    FAMBE battles the mountain and rain at Middle Mountain Momma

    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...

  • 28 2016 April

    Riding the Trails; I tried and I like it!

    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...

  • 16 2016 April

    Finally! Green, Warmth, Bikes, and More!

    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...

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 sun came out and dried things up a bit. The XXC course gained over six thousand feet of climbing....

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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 trails! We recently purchased a legit mountain bike for me, and then were able to get in a day date...

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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 did all of these things. We invested over 14 hours in maintenance on the Quarry trails. We were prepping for...

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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 and join in on some fun riding. For more information about the quarry and other local trails, check out the...

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Riding towards the future! The 2014 TKMBD is in the past, but this event helped mountain biking in the future. Little hands and little feet took on an awesome 8.6 mile ride down the Rappahannock River on the Heritage and Quarry trails in downtown Fredericksburg, Virginia. Thanks to everyone who came out and shared this day...

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Ready, Set, Go; and we are off!

April 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Wow..who would of thought that after what seemed to be the never ending wet winter, the mountain biking season would be on us! I know, I know; mountain biking season is all year, but you know how most roll and its not in the wet or the cold. 🙂 Nonetheless, eight FAMBE riders packed up...

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Just In! 2014 FAMBE Cycling Jerseys

March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

The design is in and the store is open! Help support the Fredericksburg Mountain Bike Community by purchasing and sporting one of these 2014 Fredericksburg Area Mountain Bike Enthusiasts jerseys. We have worked with a Virginia based company, Starlight Apparel, located in Roanoke; to give us a great price on these high quality jerseys. We...

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To race or not to race..no question there!

February 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 2013 mountain bike race season proved to be an exciting year for the local Fredericksburg Mountain Biking Scene, where FAMBE captured the 1st place team finish in the VORS (Virginia Off-Road Series). The orange FAMBE jerseys were seen around the state at 13 different mountain bike races and several endurance and obstacle course events; as...

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Cycling and Yoga: A Symbiotic Relationship

October 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

FAMBE community yoga adds low-impact cross training to help reduce injury, relieve training boredom, reduce lower back pain from long rides in the saddle, adds variety and helps recover from hard aerobic or strength training. Yoga can be done at high or low intensities and customized to suit individual levels with hundreds of postures to...

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Meet, Eat, and Ride: Building A Community!

July 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

In an effort to further foster the growth of our mountain biking community, FAMBE coordinated a “Meet, Eat, and Ride” event with our friends from the Culpeper Area Mountain Biking Organization (CAMBO) at Burke Farm in Culpeper, Virginia. Not only would this give all of us an opportunity to hang out, it will also give...

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