Chequamegon MTB Festival 2019

Chequamegon MTB Festival 2019

Ben Welnak headed over to the Chequamegon MTB Festival the weekend of September 13 & 14 in Cable, Wisconsin. He interviewed several people on Friday and it’s your chance to be a fly on the wall of the event! If you’re thinking about attending in the future, check out the Chequamegon MTB Fest website HERE.

LISTEN TO THE DISCUSSIONS

KRIS SWARTHOUT & ALLISON KRUEGER w/ JOE V & BEN

Kris and Allison were the announcers for the 2019 Chequamegon MTB Festival. They were out having some fun on the Friday before the race and stopped by our tent. This is a wide ranging discussion, including traveling to the Sochi Winter Games, racing the 2018 Chequamegon MTB, coaching Paralympians, Paralympic details, rules and innovation, running a full service golf event management company, either/or fun, and plenty more.

THANKS TO NEW MOON SKI & BIKE FOR THE SUPPORT! HEAD INTO THE SHOP, SPEND $25 & MENTION CAMBA COUNTRY TO GET A FREE WATER BOTTLE!

Allison’s Full Swing Consultants – https://www.fullswingconsultants.com/
Kris’s Final K Sporting Services – https://finalk.com/
Kris’s Podcast – https://finalk.com/podcast/?doing_wp_cron=1573661267.2795999050140380859375

JUSTIN BOHN, DAVE SCHLABOWSKE, JOE V & BEN

Justin Bohn is the Head Brewer at South Shore Brewery and Dave Schlabowske is the former Director at the Wisconsin Bike Fed. Ben and Joe sat down with Justin and Dave in the tent for a full discussion covering several topics. Listen in to get smarter about beer, learn more about the Chequamegon area, what they think of the Chequamegon MTB Festival, “Up North,” and plenty more. 

THANKS TO SOUTH SHORE BREWERY FOR BEING A GREAT SUPPORTER OF CAMBA!

THANKS TO NEW MOON SKI & BIKE FOR THE SUPPORT! HEAD INTO THE SHOP, SPEND $25 & MENTION CAMBA COUNTRY TO GET A FREE WATER BOTTLE!

DERRICK SMIGIEL – VICE PRESIDENT – SALES & MARKETING

THANKS TO NEW MOON SKI & BIKE FOR THE SUPPORT! HEAD INTO THE SHOP, SPEND $25 & MENTION CAMBA COUNTRY TO GET A FREE WATER BOTTLE!

Derrick Smigiel had some fun out at the Chequamegon MTB Festival. He sat down with Ben to discuss maple syrup, Anderson’s Pure Maple Syrup, and his experience with the active outdoor community.

Anderson’s Pure Maple Syrup – https://andersonsmaplesyrup.com/
Anderson’s on Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/AndersonsMapleSyrup/
GoMacro – https://www.gomacro.com/

TJ BARNES – TRAIL COORDINATOR/ROUTE FINDER/ALL AROUND GOOD GUY

Ben sits down with local nice guy and all-around outdoors lover, TJ Barnes. TJ did a lot of work with the 2019 Chequamegon MTB Festival to get the course mapped out and ready to go. You get some bonus info as TJ drops some pizza cooking knowledge.

The Rivers Eatery & Tilly’s Pies – https://theidealmarket.com/