2015 Team Ninja Party Recap

We had a great turn out the past weekend at our 2nd annual Team Ninja End of Season Party. Over 143 Ninjas, family and friends of Ninjas, and potential future Ninjas gathered to enjoy each others company, celebrate our accomplishments from the past year, learn about the exciting plans for the coming year, participate in Read More →

10 Tips to Racing in Wet Conditions

A little know-how and planning can go a long way in improving your odds for success when racing in wet conditions.  Check out our top 10 tips to racing in wet conditions. 1. Leave some mud on the course. First off, mud is going to stick pretty much everywhere on your bike. Spraying Pam cooking Read More →

Free One-on-One Skills Sessions

You know that feeling when you score a really good deal on something? The good ole I-bargained-that-price-down-to-half-its-MSRP?  Or the I-found-the-last-one-in-the-sale-bin feeling?  You get all giddy from the excitement because it feels like you won something. And who doesn’t like winning?  Well, get warmed up to do your best happy dance because we have a really Read More →

Product Review: Timber – A Friendlier MTB Bell

At Ninja Mountain Bike Performance, we love to include trail etiquette as a “skill” and we think it’s just as important to maintaining and protecting our trails as learning how to flow through sweet single track without skidding on the brakes. In the increasingly political landscape of trail access, it’s important that we keep up Read More →

Results from the September 23, 2015 | Time Trial – Tri Club San Diego

September 23 | Fiesta Island Time Trial (Updated 10/06/15 7:47pm, RL.) Please Contact Coach Richard here if there are any timing, spelling, or other corrections. MEN Rank Name TT Final Average MPH 1 Greg Kogut 0:27:13 27.40 2 Nick Deschamps 0:28:51 25.85 3 Connor Torre 0:29:32 25.25 4 Peter Wieczorek 0:29:51 24.98 5 Harper Vansteen Read More →

Team Ninja End Of Season Party!

It’s Party Time!! Join us for the annual Team Ninja Party! Sunday – October 25, 2015 :: 3-6pm   We’d love for you to come join us at our official Team Ninja End-of-the-2015-Season-and-Beginning-of-the-2016-Season Party. We’ll be reliving the glory days of this past year (like our team race results, our community outreach projects, and more), Read More →

Laguna Mountain Mountain Bike Camp

You’ve asked for it — and we’re making it happen! We’re headed to Laguna Mountain! Join us challenging and fun 2-day camp at Laguna Mountain just east of San Diego. This camp is designed for the enthusiast rider or avid racer that is looking to build up and clean up their ‘toolbox’ of mountain bike Read More →

Stolen Bike Alert

STOLEN BIKE:: 2015 Specialized S-Works Enduro Keep a look out for Coach Richard’s 2015 Specialized S-Works Enduro. Stolen last night directly in front of his house. The bike was in the back of his car with the wheels off, covered with a black sheet.  Other items also stolen include a Rudy Windmax helmet, Gaerne MTB Read More →

Lyme Disease: A Living Hell

By Kristen Gross (the original post can be found at KristenGross.com so that the intro lines) Please join us in welcoming a guest author to the blog! If you ride in North County San Diego, you have probably met Dee Folse–he is one of the friendliest, warmest (and coolest!) riders we’ve met, so when he Read More →

Why We Had to Change Our Name

What’s in a name? Everything! (Sorry, Shakespeare. We’ll just have to agree to disagree on this one.) That’s why, as we bring all of our coaches’ talents under our Ninja umbrella, we are changing our name to properly reflect what we do. Ninja Mountain Bike Skills is now Ninja Mountain Bike Performance. At Ninja Mountain Read More →