2023 DTE Pursuit Awards Applications Are Open!

The time is nigh: the 2023 DTE Pursuit Awards applications are open until end of day November 20, 2022! As a reminder of who this is for, if you’re a woman based in Colorado, and looking to pursue something on the bike, whether it be competing in your first-ever gravel event or pursuing a goalContinue reading “2023 DTE Pursuit Awards Applications Are Open!”

The Rad Dirt Fest Wrap

 “Fall seven times and stand up eight.” While open to nuance and interpretation, this apparently-Japanese ( I say apparently, because nobody seems to definitively know, but everyone seems to agree it originated in Japan) proverb gets to the core of resilience. And while there’s wisdom in knowing when to quit, I love the surface levelContinue reading “The Rad Dirt Fest Wrap”

FoCo Fondo: a Study in Perseverance and Spreading the Stoke

“To be a cyclist is to be a student of pain. At cycling’s core lies pain. If you never confront pain, you’re missing the essence of the sport.”– Scott Martin, Paralympic champion, Marine Corp veteran The moment Kate crossed the line at the conclusion of the 53-mile FoCo Fondo ‘Dare You’ route, her beautiful, emotionalContinue reading “FoCo Fondo: a Study in Perseverance and Spreading the Stoke”

Ned Gravel 2022 Race Report

“Well, I guess I’m officially a cyclist now.” That quip, accompanied by a half-grin and a brief huff of self-effacing laughter was all DTE Pursuit Award rider Lailah could muster as we dropped her off at her apartment near Denver. Earlier that day, coming down Switzerland Trail during the race, a bad line choice sentContinue reading “Ned Gravel 2022 Race Report”

DTE cycling kit order window is open!

Today is the day! It’s time to get your Distance to Empty kit order in, the window is only open through Sunday, July 10th, 2022 at 11:59pm PST. Place your order here. By repping Team Distance to Empty, you’ll be sporting some of the most comfortable cycling gear available, but more importantly, you’ll be settingContinue reading “DTE cycling kit order window is open!”