Founder of Ohio Outside and still runs the day to day operations, working events, gathering articles, doing product reviews, training for races, sampling great beers and even has the honor of picking up after Emma Doodles. He claims his life life could not be any better. His favorite race is the 24 Hours of Canaan and he loves to split his time between mountain biking and trail running. Former Team USA Duathlon Member, Elite Mountain Biker and Triathlete.

Team VROOM Finishes 3rd Overall

Team VROOM | Vertical Runner Ohio Outside Men finished the 2015 Burning River 100 Mile Endurance Run and Relay in a time of 15:06:30 for the 100 mile trail race. Team Saucony and Trail Rats finished 1st and 2nd. Daven Oskvig from Amherst, NY finshed the 100 mile solo division in 17:49 to take the men’s…

OhioOutside Guide to Summer Beers – 2015

Summer time is special and you need a great beer that will hit the thirst perfectly. Here is our research to some of our favorites this summer. So we tracked down the others we know like the back of hand. We don’t think it should matter too much if you’re trolling your beers as a reward after a…

DEAN Antero Cross & Gravel bike

After running into the gang from DEAN Bikes earlier this year and sparking up some conversations, we had the chance to get our hands on their new Antero Cross & Gravel bike. Cyclocross racer, sporty commuter, gravel grinder, club rider and anything else that isn’t mountain biking – you name it. The Antero handled everything that we could dish out including…

Chaco OutCross Evo 1

Chaco Outcross Evo 1

Sporting a breathable mesh/webbing, uppers and protective toe bumpers, the Chaco Outcross Evo 1 shoe for men and women performs equally well in the water and on dry land. Light runs, trekking, boating, the beach or cruising around town the Outcross Evo 1 gets the job done, and pretty darn well. Chaco’s versatile and protective Outcross Evo…

REEB Dikyelous Belt Drive

You’ll feel like a kid again busting through the woods on the REEB Dikyelous belt drive. 29er wheels, True Temper OX Platinum oversized tubing and a Gates Carbon Belt Drive make this steel rig a fun all day hassle-free bike. We had the luxury to pimp out our demo model with some killer components. The end result? We feel it…

DEAN Gravel Road Bike

Morning Commute

Setting up for the morning commute this summer to the office? Here are a few pictures to keep you inspired and maybe give you a few extra iedas. It felt like I had everything but this kitchen sink with me this morning. The Ortovox Haute Route 35 is a pack designed for back country ski-touring…

Bradley Wiggins Hour Record

Wiggins Breaks Hour Record

British pro rider Bradley Wiggins broke the UCI Hour Record this weekend on a Pinarello Bolide HR bike co-engineered by Jaguar and Pinarello. Wiggins set a new record of 54.526 km before a full-to-capacity London Lee Valley VeloPark Velodrome. Wiggins beat the previous record, set by fellow Briton Alex Dowsett on May 2 in Manchester,…