Team YogaSlackers take first place in Maya Mountain Challenge!
2014-03-11 05:14:26 UTC
Team YogaSlackers/GearJunkie took 1st place in the Maya Mountain Adventure Challenge- a 4 day race involving canoeing, running/trekking, mountain biking and temple stair climbing!
It was a course full of challenge and beauty. Belize showed us much of its beauty in it's people, the wild jungle, gigantic waterfalls, thousand year old temples and wildlife.
In this race everything came together for us, hours of analyzing what we had done right and wrong, what worked and what ...
World Championships Report and new team website!!!
2014-01-08 17:13:54 UTC
Hey all, we are in the process of changing up the Yogaslackers website. One of the first changes is moving Team YogaSlackers to its own page, here you can see results, race reports, videos, images and what is coming up next for the team! check it out and let us know what you think!www.teamyogaslackers.com.
Months of training and preparation came together in early December as teams converged on San Jose, Costa Rica. Teams’ goals ...
Team YogaSlackers/GearJunkie are off to Costa Rica to race World Championships!
2013-11-27 23:20:56 UTC
We often say that we LOVE adventure racing because it is the only sport where we use almost all the gear we own in a very short span of time. Mountain bikes, paddling gear, climbing gear, lights, shoes, packs – you name it, and we have probably used it while racing! However, when we have to take all this gear with us to a different country, that “love” of using all of the gear briefly turns ...
J and C Training is Here!
2013-11-19 22:48:34 UTC
It has been a long time coming, and now it is finally here. For a long time we have been asked many questions about numerous topics that we are passionate about, the most common ones being "how do you train for the many things that you do?!", "How do you stay healthy transitioning back and forth between your races, acrobatics and slacklining?", "What do you eat?", " What shoes, shorts, socks do you where during the ...
Mother Lode of Redemption
2013-09-25 23:42:00 UTC
This time last year, Team YogaSlackers dropped out of our first race ever. The Gold Rush Mother Lode is a 4-5 day non-stop expedition race, that serves as the American stop on the Adventure Racing World Series circuit. In 2011, we finished 2nd, in 2012 we broke apart, not finishing at all Last weekend, we were back at it, trying to qualify for a spot in the 2013 World Championships, set to take place in ...