MOD 034: Save Your Race with Measures and Metrics

Merchants of Dirt Episode #34

You will never effectively adapt your races to unforeseen problems if you don’t have any measures or metrics to base decisions on. I explore the process of deciding how to break up a race day category that had too many racers, and the advantages having (and not having) data gave me.

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MOD 033: What You Can Learn from Race Hater Mr. Murphy

Merchants of Dirt Episode #33

You need to be on your toes when it comes to combating those wannabe activists and trail extremists who are out to sabotage your race. In this episode, I teach you what you can learn about your own race day preparation process with a real-world example of a Mr. Murphy and his race day sabotage antics.

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MOD 032: Inside the Race Director’s Studio Part 2

Merchants of Dirt Episode #32

Do know what kind of thinking goes into deciding when to call the race due to rain? Join me as I continue my Inside the Race Director’s Studio series with Part 2, and take you behind the scenes of the third mountain bike race in my four race series.

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