Articles written by: Chad Dionigi

Indoor Bike Parks – How Mountain Bikers Survive the Winter

Indoor Bike Parks – How Mountain Bikers Survive the Winter

Ahhhh, the great indoors; sitting on a comfy couch in front of a plasma flat screen, playing some cards, enjoying a nice dinner, and…mountain biking! Unlike road biking, mountain biking can be easily interrupted by seasons, inclement weather, and trail conditions. Rain one day will cause the trails to be [...]

6 Best Ski Helmets this Year

6 Best Ski Helmets this Year

The quest to find the right brain protector this year is an especially hard one. The choices seem endless and the differences between the brands all seem to melt together. We have a compiled a list of the best helmets for this ski season to help you find the best [...]

Best New Ski Tech of 2014

Best New Ski Tech of 2014

Technology isn’t just for the computer nerds anymore, it is also for those of us who like to play in the snow, or rather shoot down it. Here is the list of coolest ski gear of 2014, all of which have state of the art materials and technology that will [...]

The 7 Best Seasonal Winter Beers

The 7 Best Seasonal Winter Beers

This year’s holiday stressers range from picking out the perfect present for your picky sister, to avoiding Aunt Pam’s permanent bleu cheese stench. However, fear not little holiday lover, here is a list that will only serve to make your holidays especially merry, and bright. Here is a list of [...]

7 Adventures To Do in 2014

7 Adventures To Do in 2014

While the average Joe can buy tickets to a concert, or tailgate at your local football game, it takes creativity and guts to go do and see something different. While some of these adventures require more planning than others, all of them deserve to be considered for this year’s bucket [...]

5 New Pairs of Skis that Will Change Your Life

5 New Pairs of Skis that Will Change Your Life

While it may seem funny to be picky about the sticks you strap to your legs this winter, picking the right sticks makes all the difference. If you have ever rented skis for a day at a resort you know what we are talking about. While there are a variety [...]

6 of the Best Ski Town Restaurants

6 of the Best Ski Town Restaurants

While most of us visit ski resorts for the terrain and not the accouterments, it is always nice to stumble upon especially delicious food. Here is a list of ski towns that actually are blessed with amazing restaurants. Matsuhisa Chef Nobu Matsuhisu, has done it again. Bringing fresh Japanese ingredients [...]

Be a Hero and Cycle for our Fallen: The First Annual Patriot Ride

Be a Hero and Cycle for our Fallen: The First Annual Patriot Ride

Our Military (active and veteran alike), the Fire Department, and the Police Department have to work diligently to protect and serve this great nation. If you enjoy cycling and feel like it’s time to give back a little, check out the Patriot Ride for our Heroes (PRFOH) and choose to [...]

Top 5 Downhill Bikes to buy in 2014

Top 5 Downhill Bikes to buy in 2014

Everybody wants to have the latest and greatest gear for the new season of any sport;  mountain biking is definitely no exception. Every year top brands like Trek and Specialized offer their new lines of bikes with additions varying from a complete remodeling of the suspension triangle to just a [...]

The Grand Canyon: Should I go to the North or South Rim?

The Grand Canyon: Should I go to the North or South Rim?

Many people who visit the Grand Canyon express that is was “better than expected.” Impressive, because it has some very high expectations associated with its name. The Grand Canyon is one of the 7 natural wonders of the world. Nearly every person in the entire world knows of its vastness and [...]