Greg “Chopper” Randolph tells us all about the Sun Valley Super Enduro and the Ride Sun Valley Bike Festival in Idaho this weekend.
Readers of a certain age may remember an animated cross country racer on the NORBA circuit named Greg Randolph—aka Chopper. After hanging up his racing cleats, Randolph did a stint at Smith Optics and wrote a column for Bike Magazine. Now the Idaho-resident heads up Visit Sun Valley, an agency that promotes tourism in the tony burg.
Well known as a winter sport haven, Randolph wants to establish Sun Valley as a summertime mountain bike mecca as well.
This weekend the town hosts the Ride Sun Valley Bike Festival and the Sun Valley Super Enduro—a pair of events designed to highlight the area’s tonnage of scenic and fun riding. Check out these two videos for the low-down. Even if you can’t make it to Sun Valley for the festival, the area is worth putting down on your bucket list.