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2022 Vert Challenge Winner

This ride embodies the START MOVING FORWARD mentality. Danny chose to stop the downward spiral of inactivity and weight gain after his injury by getting on the road bike. He then set his sights on 403 repeats of a climb that he initially struggled to do just once. Get the details here!

DOUBLE EVEREST - Climbing 58,064' In One Ride image

DOUBLE EVEREST - Climbing 58,064' In One Ride

Documenting a business owner, husband, and father of 3 take on the biggest physical/mental challenge of his life. Derek Teel sets out to Double Everest on Deer Creek Road in Malibu, CA. To hit 58,064 Vertical Feet of climbing, he'll have to do 45 laps. It's going to take 24 hours (or more) which means pushing through the dark on this notoriously dangerous road. See what it took to train, the nutrition plan, and details of execution around this effort.

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2022 Vert Challenge

The Dialed Health Vert Challenge is a PR of vertical ascent in one ride! Whether that is 5K, 10K, or 29K(or more), the goal is to expand our belief in what we’re capable of.  Be a part of the event from anywhere in the world on your bike of choice. Click here for more details on how to enter and win!

The Difference Between Strength Training for Cyclists and Non-Cyclists image

The Difference Between Strength Training for Cyclists and Non-Cyclists

First let’s be clear on who the “cyclist'' is that we're referring to.  This person’s primary fitness goal lies in their performance on the bike.  I’ll add that this performance can come without losing their ability to be a functional human.  A “non-cyclist” is someone who may hop on a bike from time to time, but has no intention of “performing.”  It’s purely for light exercise, to get outdoors, spend time with kids, etc. (valid)...

Rapid Fire Questions with 2020 Enduro World Champ Jesse Melamed image

Rapid Fire Questions with 2020 Enduro World Champ Jesse Melamed

Jesse is a professional enduro racer who is currently ranked third in the world based on his standings last year (2021) in the Enduro World Series, one of the important races in enduro riding. And in 2020, Jesse actually won the series. With all of that being said, in our opinion at Dialed Health, he's one of the best riders on a trail bike period. Here are some of the questions Coach Derek asked him in their interview...

Q&A with 2022 Dialed Health Shred Winner Sierra image

Q&A with 2022 Dialed Health Shred Winner Sierra

In this Q&A, we ask our 2022 Dialed Health Shred winner (1 of 2), Sierra, questions on how she crushed the shred! Sierra lost a total of 9.4 pounds and 7.5 inches. How crazy is that?! Get ready to find out her mindset and habits that led her to these results.

Why You Struggle with Low Back Pain on the Bike and What You Can Do to Fix It image

Why You Struggle with Low Back Pain on the Bike and What You Can Do to Fix It

Struggling with low back pain on your bike is a common issue amongst riders. Guess what? It can be avoided! That’s why I want to explain what the heck is happening on our bike when we experience low back pain and what we can do to correct it.

Rapid Fire Questions with Pro Rider Brayden Bringhurst image

Rapid Fire Questions with Pro Rider Brayden Bringhurst

I had the amazing privilege to interview Brayden Bringhurst, and honestly, he is like a dream guest to interview for me. It was his originality that inspired me to just pursue anything and any style on the bike. It really has helped give me confidence in transitioning disciplines over the years. Check out the rapid fire questions I asked him in our interview together and be sure to tune into the full interview!

3 Steps to Actually Reaching Your Goals in 2022 image

3 Steps to Actually Reaching Your Goals in 2022

Do you make New Year’s Resolutions? Did you know of those who do, after 1 week 75% are still successful in keeping it? After two weeks, the number drops to 71%. After 1 month, the number drops again to 64%. After 6 months, 46% of people who make a resolution are still successful in keeping it. In comparison, of those people who have similar goals but do not set a resolution, only 4% are still successful after 6 months. Don’t let yourself become a statistic and instead, follow these 5 steps to actually reaching your goals in 2022…