Embrace Outside with Molly Hurford

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In Bicycling Magazine's Special iPad Issue—Inside Seven Cycles


Totally ecstatic to have my first piece for Bicycling Magazine, a tour of Seven Cycles in Massachusetts. It was a blast shooting and writing it, so make sure you check it out! Inside Seven Cycles: This special iPad issue goes inside the small Watertown, …



On Being Coached: Week 1 (Where I Remember How to Train)


A couple of weeks ago, I asked the internet, “Anyone know a good Xterra coach?” I asked because last year’s best laid plans to get better at Xterra were, at best, scattered. I have a hard time making a training plan and sticking to …




Gear Review: Outdoor Research Women's Soleil Pullover


I have a confession: I’ve never owned a fleece before. They’ve always been sort of the epitome of un-stylish. And since they really aren’t cycling gear, they don’t have much place in my wardrobe. That is, until this year when I was in an …



Episode 3 of 1drifter is Up!


I’ve been lucky this season in that the tagline “1drifter” isn’t really accurate anymore, since I’ve mostly been traveling with a couple of people, and that’s made a huge difference. And despite the craziness of September with Vegas and China, my travels have been …





Outdoor Research Women's Enchainment Jacket Review


So, a while back, I got heavily into climbing. And you guys know how I feel about trail running. Any outdoor activity, really. Well, that worked in my best interest a couple months ago when Outdoor Research asked me to be part of one …



Adventures in DIY: Super Simple Garage Climbing Wall


First, go into EMS and impulse buy a bag with seven rock holds because you’ve gotten really into climbing and don’t have a gym to practice near your house, and know that your skills are lacking. Then, stare at the bag, and wonder, what …



Adventures with Bouldering


My dad and I went out in search of bouldering problems at a spot near home, the Gorge in Califon. We found some good stuff, and I practiced my new hobby while dad tested out his old ones, with a new twist. He loved …

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