Winterfest Snowbike Race Report 2015

Snow Bike Race Results | Sun Valley Idaho

SNOWBIKE RACE The Winterfest Snowbike Race happened last weekend in Stanley with over 40 racers competing in the inaugural event. While the snow was slight in town the roads around Stanley had plenty of coverage with hard packed conditions meeting all riders early Saturday morning. The Elephants Perch team had a four person contingent ready […]

Snowball Fatbike Race Review

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The Elephants Perch Team had two teams competing in the Sun Valley Snowball Fatbike race this past Saturday. Kyle Rafford and Cameron Lloyd raced along with another team that consisted of Perch team member Karoline Droege and her husband Chris. The sun was shining and the course was groomed perfectly. The relay race consisted of […]

Why I Love Bike Racing and You Should Too

Storm Stooper The Elephants Perch

  When was the last time you passed a storm trooper mid race? A giant inflatable sea anemone? Team Perch’s recent trip to Bend, Oregon for Cross Crusade was a two-day reminder that bike racing is partying, and partying is bike racing. This event proved that fun in bike racing is first priority and winning […]

Elephants Perch Specialized Mountain Bike Demo

Specialized Mountain Bike Test Demo

The Specialized Test the Best truck is rolling into town! Grab your helmet and shoes and join Bike Peddler from 10AM-4PM on Sunday, August 24, 2014 To test ride the latest performance Mountain bikes from Specialized.   What should I bring? Printed or digital ticket confirmation – reservations only – Click here to register Pedals […]

Holy Speedy Marathon Batman!!

Marathon Nationals Ketchum Idaho

Marathon Nationals Race Report Team Perch Brings Home 3 Golds and a Silver! Congratulations to Michelle Anderson, Muffy Ritz, and John Reuter for age-group Gold and a Silver for Brad Walker. Kyle Rafford (5th) and Jedd Young (8th) also showed true excellence and grit to get through a really tough day. The men’s group 30-34 […]

Ronde Van Ketchum | Cycling Event in Ketchum Idaho

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You have no doubt heard of the Ronde Van Vlaanderen, the famous Belgian Spring cycling classic where the pros go up and down every hill in central Belgium.  Well, we’ve put together our own version right here in Ketchum. This summer, Durance and The Elephant’s Perch invite you to participate in a fun and unusual […]

Team Perch 12 Hours of Disco Race Report

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Three members of Team Perch competed in 12 Hours of Disco this weekend in Salmon, Idaho, but one was smarter than the rest… John Reuter teamed with mud-honey titan Ashley Knox and let her ride almost the entire time so he could sit back to watch the epic battle between Cameron Lloyd and Kyle Rafford. […]


The Top 10 reasons why you might see our very own Jedd “mountain man” Young on the podium of a mountain bike race this summer. 10. He scorns those who would even consider riding the new Specialized Electric Bike. 9. He has vowed not to leave the 12 hours of Disco race early this year […]

Wood River Bicycle Coalition

Wood River Bicycle Coalition

*ATTENTION ALL MOUNTAIN BIKERS* LETS GET OUT THERE AND HELP WORK ON THE TRAILS! Volunteer Trail Work Schedule: Wednesday April 16th, 5:30pm at Greenhorn Gulch Trailhead to work on Cow Creek Wednesday April 23rd, 5:30pm at Greenhorn Gulch Trailhead to work on Cow Creek Wednesday April 30th, 5:30pm at Greenhorn Gulch Trailhead to work on […]

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