#MyGravelWorlds: Bobby Thompson

When was your first Gravel Worlds? My first Gravel Worlds was in 2012. I had only been riding a bike for about a year. I gutted my way through my first Dirty Kanza 200 that year. Barely. Magically. I I took the summer mostly off and came to Lincoln, Nebraska...

#MyGravelWorlds: Rob Evans

When was your first Gravel Worlds? My first Gravel Worlds was in 2015 and it was a failed attempt due to a huge logistical error on my part. I’d only been riding gravel for 8 months at that point and only had one ride over 100 miles on gravel under my belt since I...

#myGravelWorlds: Sydney Brown

Your hardest Challenge with GW. The start and the last third until ~5 miles to the finish. In particular, the heat and wind of the slog to the north on 176th ST. At this point I was alone and so very tired. Your highest/moment of GW. Learning I’d got the women’s win....

#myGravelWorlds: Carlos Torres

This week we highlight Carlos Torres. A rider from Lincoln, Nebraska. Biggest hurdle / most difficult challenge – the last 10 miles, the sun was up in full force and the energy levels were down after riding for over 8 hrs. Highest GW’s moment? – getting to N1st  and...

Gravel Worlds 2017 – “Food” for Thought

One of the big (BIG!) considerations in endurance events is nutrition. If you are attending this year’s event, chances are Gravel Worlds isn’t your first rodeo, ‘er, voyage. Nonetheless, we’ve all met the Man with the Hammer, and he’s not...

Intervals to Prepare for Your Next Gravel Grinder

By: Zack Allison, BSEd Source Endurance, Senior Consultant Gravel riding and gravel racing is a unique cycling venture. With long durations like road racing but equipment similar to cyclocross, training for gravel races is different from other styles of events. By...