Party of One! 9 Tips for Riding Solo

Are you interested in pedaling solo but not-so-sure about the prospect of being out there alone? Maybe you’re wondering – How do I navigate the trails? What happens if I break my bike and can’t fix it? Where should I ride? Stop worrying! Riding by yourself doesn’t have to be scary – in fact – Read More →

Group Rides 101

Can I confess something? The first time I showed up to a group mountain bike ride I walked into the hosting bike shop, looked around at all the other experienced looking riders and promptly walked right back out to my car to hyperventilate for a few minutes. What if I was too slow? What if Read More →

9 Steps to Riding with Your Significant Other

We aren’t usually in the business of offering relationship advice but when it comes to riding with your +1, we have a few suggestions to help you both start and finish your ride still smiling! We understand that every (riding) relationship is different so think of these guidelines as a solid starting point. Ready to Read More →

Bike check, One, Two….is this thing working?!

Things on your bike can change from one ride to another – bolts loosen, tire pressure changes, parts wear down – and taking the time to regularly glance over your bike can be the difference between a quick fix vs. a pricey bike shop visit or lots of miles vs. stopping every mile to fix Read More →

5 Pieces of Bad Mountain Biking Advice

Maybe you’ve heard it, maybe you’ve even offered it. Advice given out on the trail can be downright terrible with frustrating and  painful results. Here are the five worst pieces of riding advice we’ve heard out on the trails. 1. “The bike knows what to do – just let it roll!” No matter how much Read More →

Fall in Love with these 4 Adventure Clinics

You had big goals for the Summer of 2018; you were finally going to take your riding to the next level and put it to the test on a grand adventure. Summer may have snuck away from you, but you still have plenty of opportunities to dial your skills and explore a new bike destination Read More →

Stoked on Stokesville, Virginia

While Stokesville may sound like a fantasy land, it is, in fact, a real place.  And you don’t know it yet, but by the end of your Ninja weekend, you are going to be STOKED on STOKESVILLE. As you make your way to the Village of Stokesville, you will find yourself driving through the rural Read More →

Welcome Conductor of Stoke

As the Ninja Family continues to grow, please join us in welcoming Amy Black as our Conductor of Stoke. Amy will be the driving force behind all things social media, marketing, and the general administrator of getting people stoked to get outside on bikes. Amy’s relationship with mountain biking had a rocky start. While working Read More →

Mountain Bike Youth Summer Camp

NINJA GOES TO SUMMER CAMP!    Join Ninja, Camp Jorn YMCA and WinMan Trails for a week of mountain biking skills development and summer camp awesomeness.  When not pedaling in the skills area at Camp Jorn or around the sweet singletrack at WinMan Trails, campers will be taking advantage of all the summer camp activities Read More →

Podcast: The #1 Skill You Need to Work On

Have a listen! In the latest episode of the Singletracks.com podcast, hear professional Ninja instructor Richard La China talk about the number one skill mountain bikers need help with, plus the biggest mistakes mountain bikers make when it comes to building technical skills.  Hear more about Ninja camps and clinics and get the low down Read More →

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