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DNA of Adventure Series: Self-Supported Ethos

DNA of Adventure Series: Self-Supported Ethos (This is the second blog post of the series.) By Todd Poquette, Director of Adventure You are on your own. You accept responsibility for your preparation, choices, and the outcome. – The Crusher, Enhanced Gravel Wilderness Adventure Our introduction to the DNA of Adventure Series began with a [...]

By |2020-04-08T17:53:26-04:00April 8th, 2020|

Don’t go into the woods, unprepared!

Don’t go into the woods….. unprepared! Social Distancing doesn’t mean you can’t get outside and enjoy some fresh air and exercise! However, many of our more popular parks and trailheads are seeing an increase in traffic which makes social distancing guidelines difficult to maintain. To combat that some folks will head into the backcountry [...]

By |2020-04-03T11:41:19-04:00April 3rd, 2020|

I’m a runner.

I’m a runner. Running has been part of my life for as long as I can remember. My dad and uncle used to run marathons in Detroit and the surrounding areas. I remember going to Belle Isle to watch him finish and I was always in awe of every part of the race. I [...]

By |2020-03-27T17:14:22-04:00March 27th, 2020|

Press Release: 906 Adventure Team Youth Programs, Marji Camp, The Crusher, Marji Gesick

Press Release: 906 Adventure Team Youth Programs, Marji Camp, The Crusher, Marji Gesick March 24, 2020 Following the Governor's shelter in place order, continued calls for social distancing, and mounting uncertainty, the 906 Adventure Team and Director of Adventure, Todd Poquette, addresses questions about Adventure Bike Club and community events: Marji Camp, The Crusher, [...]

By |2020-03-24T15:43:21-04:00March 24th, 2020|

Fitting kids on Freedom Machines

Fitting kids on Freedom Machines Parents have a lot of questions when it comes to selecting the right size bike for their children. We’ll share some simple tips to make the process easier and remove some of the mystery around proper bike fit! Bike fit for young riders should consider the following: 1) Inseam [...]

By |2020-03-24T12:20:12-04:00March 24th, 2020|

Cycle of life

The Marquette newspaper The Mining Journal recently published an article on the 906 Adventure Team titled "Cycle of life - Activity has lessons for on the trail and for living" featuring our Director of Adventure, Todd Poquette, at presenting an overview of our work at the Local Badass speaker series. Read the article    

By |2019-11-07T12:10:21-05:00November 7th, 2019|