mountain biking

Auburn cyclist credits helmet in surviving bone-crunching canyon fall

AUBURN CA - It’s about the most valuable few dollars Rex Maynard ever spent. A thin layer of solid plastic bolstered by a plastic-foam cushion and strapped snugly on his hea ...

Noon Hour Update: What's happening and what we're working on

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Sunday/Monday ...

Wright comes back to conquer Champery

Christian Wright faced the downhill mountain bike course in Champrey, Switzerland for the second time last month. Last year, he left it by helicopter, fighting for his life. This ...

Locals keep mountain biking in the family

While many teenagers avoid their parents at all costs, Cole West spends weekends mountain bike racing with his mom Kirstie Douglass. The dynamic mother-son duo from Auburn hit th ...

Making a splash, and getting splashed

ABOVE: Toby Covich pedals through a creek, churning the water as he pushes toward the finish line during Sunday’s Way Too Cool mountain bike race. LEFT: Despite being splattered ...