October 2021 Newsletter-Iceman Cometh!

By Mark Deering | October 15, 2021

AdventureswithREMAX.com October 2021 ICEMAN IS COMING!!! Iceman Cometh Challenge less then 30 days away!  Check out the videos below to see what all the hype is about!  This is the largest mountain bike point to point race in the nation!  From beginners all they way to Olympians racing the same day on the same course!  Adventures…

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Luton Park Time Trial-Racing POV

By Mark Deering | October 14, 2021

Luton Park Time Trial is such a fun race! Started by our good friend, Matt Schmucker, in 2019, Luton Park Time Trial is a great event for new riders or seasoned riders looking to beat their PR or just have some friendly competition. Luton Park is one of our favorite singletracks in Grand Rapids with…

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Rusty Fish 100 Gravel Race | Mike Chojnacki

By Mark Deering | October 13, 2021

Race recap from Mike Chojnacki My final race of the last 3 weeks was the Rusty Fish 100 Miler. The race started great, and I had made through the Manistee National Forest without ever having to dismount my bike! It was soft, wet sand, puddles, deep tire tracks, and hills. At about 40 miles in,…

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Peak-to-Peak: Crystal Mountain Bike Race

By Mark Deering | October 12, 2021

Another fantastic race coming up this weekend! Peak 2 Peak is one of REMAX cycling team’s favorites each year! Held in October at Crystal Mountain Resort. The time of year is always beautiful at the resort. Fall colors from the chairlift are amazing. This race is 1, 2, or 3 lap format and has great spectator…

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Fall Adventures at Apple Orchards!

By Katy Wolffis | October 7, 2021

Fall season is for apple orchards! We went and visited 6 different orchards around the Grand Rapids area! If you’re looking for an orchard to visit this fall, we highly recommend one of these!     Moelker Orchards: Tucked away on the Northwest side of Grand Rapids, this orchard has u-pick apples and pumpkins, donuts,…

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Get Hyped for Mud, Sweat, and Beers!

By Mark Deering | October 6, 2021

Another Team RE/MAX favorite! Mud, Sweat, and Beers always is a great time! You’re bound to get dirty and sweaty, but the atmosphere is one of fun! There are races for all ages and competition levels. There are even races for the kids!  We love that this race started as just some local people riding…

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Barry Roubaix Killer Gravel Road Race | 2021

By Mark Deering | October 3, 2021

18, 36, 62, or the Psycho Killer 100 distances! 80 percent gravel and a challenge for every rider! Nearly 4,000 racers enter! This is the largest gravel road race in the WORLD! If you are into cycling you must try this race! The promotors have this race dialed with streamline success, not to mention the…

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Yankee Springs Time Trial Mountain Bike Race 2021

By Mark Deering | September 26, 2021

30 plus years of single track mountain bike racing! West Michigan Mountain Biking Alliance puts on a GREAT time trial race normally held in the spring. Racers pick between elite, expert, sport, and beginner classes. Expert and Elite do 2 laps of 11 single track, while sport does 1 lap, and beginners do 8 miles…

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Marji Gesick | Brad O’Brien #finisher

By Mark Deering | September 22, 2021

Brad’s experience at Marji Gesick Marji 2021 It all started in 2019 signing up for Marji, a few of us talked and decided to give it a go. I logged on, signed in, and when the clock struck tried to purchase my entry. When I went to pay with PayPal, it wasn’t accepting my password,…

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Bring Coffee on Your Adventures!

By Katy Wolffis | September 14, 2021

Need a little coffee with your adventure? We have you covered! Whether you like a pour over, aeropress, French press, or percolator, our recommended coffee makers will give you that caffeine boost wherever you go! GSI Outdoors Ultralight Java Drip Coffee Maker: This pour over is so simple to use. Simply clip it to a mug,…

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