Showing by author: Anne Henmi

Review: Spank Spike 777FR “Bearclaw Signature” Handlebar
This year, I started riding and running into some limitations: namely hand fatigue. You'd think it would be height, but that's not it. I'm your average female height at 5'4"/5'5".
Going Back to School
Anne takes a clinic with Lee McCormack to work on her climbing and descending skills.
Dropping In with My Demons
I'm everyone's biggest fan learning to mountain bike, and yet my own demons go unchallenged...
New Years Revolution
Five months after her reduction surgery, Anne reflects on how it's changed her life. For the better!
How to Build Your Custom Mountain Bike
Do you feel it's time to spread your wings and build the perfect bike? Anne shares her personal experience of what it's like to build a bike from scratch.
Is Mountain Biking Right for You?
You've been riding your trusty mountain bike for a year or so now, but how do you know that mountain biking is right for you? Take our quiz and find out!
Downtime
Anne is making the most of her downtime after her surgery.
Ibis Mojo HD – All-Mountain Riding in a Small Package
Ibis has two versions of their full suspension 26" bikes out: the Mojo SL-R and the Mojo HD for quite some time. The Mojo HD is the "Heavy Duty" version, which can be run in 140mm travel or 160mm travel.
Test Riding with Beatrix
Something was bugging me about my current ride. Ever since I went to Northstar a few weeks ago, my bike didn't feel right.
Take the knife or the gun?
Or why you should get a DH bike or rent one for the bike park. From personal experience this weekend.
The Little Things
Ever ride and feel that everything is off but you don't know what?

In most cases, especially with biking, it's the little things. And the little things are in millimeters or even a half a degree.
The Good Pain
I hate the front derailleur with a passion. That thing has made me crazy and doesn't even seem to work right. Ever. The single ring setup was getting more appealing.