Mountain Biking

Great Start to a Great Season

Posted by on February 27, 2012 at 5:30 pm

Competitive mountain biking (MTB) in Korea has officially kicked off with its first national competition of the season. The city of Changwon had the honors by organizing their first-ever race. And this was a huge event with over a thousand competitors. The races took place over 2 days from April 7-8, and it coincided nicely with cherry blossom festivals in the [...]

The Big Change

Posted by on February 27, 2012 at 10:00 am

IGK is pleased to announce our partnership with Dreamriders (www.dreamriders.co.kr), a distributor of quality mountain bike products. In February, Jun Choi, CEO of Dreamriders, asked me to join his team as brand manager and international correspondent for the company. I jumped on the opportunity, and  I have already learned so much about the industry and bikes [...]

Back into the Fall of Things

Posted by on September 6, 2011 at 5:26 am

  It’s gonna be another great Fall! The rains have finally gone and the sun has been out without all that sweat inducing humidity…this all means that IGK has started its fall season! And that all means fun for everyone!  Earlier this year we started our outdoor weekend programs for children in elementary and middle school. The [...]

Team IGK Races to Top Spots

Posted by on April 6, 2011 at 7:46 am

On April 2nd and 3rd, IGK’s mountain bike team, Team IGK, competed at the 12th Annual Presidential Race in Jecheon, Chungcheongbuk-do (제천, 충청북도). The downhill (DH) portion was held on a cool, breezy Saturday and the cross-country (XC) race was on the following Sunday. The Team’s DH riders (Sung-ahn Yoo, Mike Moses, Matt Overington, and Will Wickham) placed [...]