Tommy Dauntless

All posts by Tommy Dauntless

Dauntless has been mountain bike racing, adventure racing, and orienteering for over 20+ years and has been building and directing mountain bike races for the better part of two decades. He was the first race director to design and direct MTBO races in the United States in 2010, and help launch the entire Orienteering USA effort to send athletes to the World MTBO Championships. His love for MTBO comes from competing in MTBO in Australia and wanted to bring the sport of MTBO to America.

Australian Athletes Denied EOC Titles

IOF moves to make sure only Europeans MTBO racers can place in the European MTBO Championships days before Australian MTBO athletes set to race.

/ June 22, 2009

The Cost of Sanctions

Ever wonder what it costs an MTBO Event Organizer to get their race sanctioned by the IOF? Neither did we until we started trolling the various documents on the IOF website!

/ June 8, 2009

MTBO Camps Build Winners

Camps promote repetitive technical work, intervals, endurance rides, and strength training as hallmarks of a good mountain bike and orienteering training programs.

/ June 2, 2009

Recognizing the USOF?

As MTBO America finishes the final draft on our Bylaws, we've come to a disagreement regarding our views regarding the official recognition of the United States Orienteering Federation (USOF).

/ May 22, 2009

MTBO Race Formats (Part II)

Mountain Bike Orienteering (MTBO) can consist of several styles of race formats that include three distinct categories: Competitive, Alternative, and Experimental.

/ May 1, 2009

MTBO Race Formats (Part I)

Mountain Bike Orienteering (MTBO) can consist of several styles of race formats that include three distinct categories: Competitive, Alternative, and Experimental.

/ March 28, 2009