Dirt Sermon: Life Challenge, Overcoming to Help Others Overcome

I had the opportunity to spend some time with my brother in law, Eric, recently. Eric doesn’t get much time off, so I was glad to spend some time with him as we used to have a lot of laughs together years ago. He mentioned that he was interested in getting back to riding and […]

Fat Pusher Challenge Ride Summary

This will end up being a very long post full of text and videos. Over the next few days I will be posting videos of each lap of the Fat Pusher Challenge. I will talk a little about the journey and my summary of the ride. I just wanted to let you know that beforehand. […]

First Attempt at Bikepack Style Exploring the High Country Pathway

I had an opportunity to spend some time with my parents. Back in the day, my dad and I used to spend a lot of time riding snowmobiles across northern Michigan. It was a great time, but it always had me thinking, “I wonder if I could do something on bikes…” Well, since I was […]

DTE Energy Foundation Trail Sugar Loop Preview

I got a chance to pre-ride the new Sugar Loop at the DTE Energy Foundation Trail. I was really impressed. Unfortunately another story developed during my filming, but it was still a blast. Have a watch and let me know what you think.

3 Problems of Being a Big (Clydesdale) Rider

The other day I almost had an opportunity to ride with a big YouTube guy, Toogy Howser. Unfortunately it didn’t work out, but it got me thinking about some real issues. As we all know, including me now, I am a big guy. There are some hurdles I face when I even think about riding […]


Ok, I am finally posting details about the Fat Pusher Challenge from my other recent post HERE. Just to bring everyone up to speed, in that video I opened up about being a really big guy, and issued two challenges to us all. The First challenge is simple. The “Fat Friendly” Challenge: Simply to be […]

Torn Shirt

Torn Shirt is a really well known technical trail in Brighton State Park. I had the chance to ride it the other day. Did I want to tear my shirt????

I Open Up and Issue Two Challenges

On today’s vlog I open up about being a big rider. I will be talking about my health journey a little more, and trying to offer some encouragement to bigger guys like me. I will be writing more on this topic, but for now, please watch the video, like it at Youtube, share it with […]