Chamois Butt'r Blog

2021 Chamois Butt’r Ambassador Program

December 18, 2020

Do you love cycling? Do you love the cycling community? Are you a Chamois Butt’r fanatic and ready to share the stoke? However you like to ride your bike – mountain, road, gravel, tandem, unicycle or in triathlons – if it puts a smile on your face we want you on our team! APPLY HERE. Read More

My Experience with COVID-19

September 2, 2020

I should be out riding. That’s what you do on the weekend in the Colorado Front Range. You go for a bike ride or a hike. Instead I am sitting at home watching my wife’s Wahoo Live Tracking as she takes on a 47 mile gravel ride. I wish I was out there with her, Read More

Donate by August 25th to match up to $100,000 for Kids on Bikes in Kansas

July 30, 2020

Chamois Butt’r is a proud sponsor of the inaugural Kansas NICA Youth Cycling League. It’s the Kansas Interscholastic Cycling League’s mission to build strong minds, bodies, character and communities through cycling. More kids on bikes is good for everyone, especially kids! Help us raise money to support the first NICA Kansas chapter by donating during Read More

Everesting Pinewood Canyon for Giddy Up for Good with Logan VonBokel + Lots of Chamois Butt’r

May 23, 2020

Memorial Day weekend Logan VonBokel will use his Sage Titanium Bicycles Skyline to ride up the “Rattlesnake” climb 23-times to “Everest” the segment for a climbing total 29,029 ft. Riders and runners around the world are joining together for Rebecca Rusch’s Giddy Up for Good Challenge to raise money for the Be Good Foundation and World Bicycle Relief (providing bikes Read More

Meg Fisher’s Advice Will Motivate You to Push Farther

Meg Fisher is an athletic performance coach, motivational speaker, and doctor of physical therapy based in Missoula, Montana. Her personal athletic achievements include Paralympic gold, silver, and bronze medals from the Rio 2016 and London 2012 Games, ten-time world champion, and retired member of Team USA. Meg’s road to success has not been easy. At Read More

Giddy Up for Good Prep with Yuri Hauswald

Chamois Butt’r athlete Yuri Hauswald knows a thing or two about long distance rides. The 2015 Dirty Kanza 200 winner gets comfortable riding big days back-to-back and has been preparing for the Giddy Up for Good Challenge in Petaluma, California. Yuri will be climbing 29,680 feet of elevation on Pine Flat in Sonoma County, CA Read More

EVERESTING Tips for Rebecca Rusch’s #GiddyUpforGood from Pro Cyclist Brian McCulloch

May 22, 2020

After banking 20,000 feet in preparation for the Giddy-Up for Good Challenge, Belgian Waffle Ride 2018 winner and Elevate-Webiplex Pro Cycling rider, Brian McCulloch certainly has some tips to share for those attempting the new everesting trend or other epic rides this summer. Here are some of his best tips, tricks, and ride wisdom that Read More

Craziest trend in cycling? EVERESTING with Phil Gaimon + More

We’re a few hours away from Memorial Day Weekend and it’s safe to say that “everesting” is the new trend that’s been taking over our feeds all week and guaranteed to continue into the weekend. If you’re unfamiliar with the term, it’s when cyclists pick any hill and climb it repeatedly until they reach all Read More

The Jersey Chronicles: Looking Back with Charon Smith

Call it “vintage”, call it “throwback,” just don’t call it “old.” These previously unworn winner’s jerseys are in pristine condition and Chamois Butt’r Ambassador and Specialized athlete Charon Smith is taking them out of the closet the first time during COVID-19 to reminisce on his epic road racing career and inspire us to kick up Read More

Advice for Recent Grads: Chamois Butt’r Ambassador Beckie Irvin

May 21, 2020

“Congratulations to all the 2020 graduates! For those pursuing assistantships with outdoor programs, seasonal work, guiding jobs, and/or the dirtbag dream, here is my best “pro-tip.” Take all of your certifications, scan them onto one page, and save it on your computer next to your resumes and trip logs! You’ll want/need them every time you Read More

Staying Positive during COVID-19

May 16, 2020

Congratulations to the 10 winners of our Ride Free Giveaway with Chamois Butt’r Ambassador Giani Madrid. One winner, Melisa Jennings is staying positive during COVID-19 by riding her bike and we asked her to share her advice for managing expectations during quarantine. “Take the time to just enjoy riding your bike to keep your spirits Read More

Ride Free Giveaway with Chamois Butt’r Ambassador Giani Madrid

May 11, 2020

“@chamoisbuttr is a company that stands behind equality, diversity, and inclusivity. If you want to ride in jorts or tutus, you will ride with Team Butt’r free from judgement. I’m passionate about riding bikes because it makes me feel good, not to look cool. Chamois Butt’r wants to help me spread that message. Like, Comment, and Read More

Sweaty Bike Ride Must Haves: Chamois Butt’r Skin Wash Cleanser

May 6, 2020

Chamois Butt’r Skin Wash is the perfect post-ride cleanup when a shower is not available. Thanks to athlete Max Janatsch for putting Skin Wash to the test and showing us how the dirty work gets done! “I’ve bike commuted over 500 miles in the last few months, and nothing is worse than being “that” person Read More

Get More Kids on Bikes by Supporting People for Bikes

April 24, 2020

Chamois Butt’r is a proud to continue as a 2020 sponsor of People For Bikes for all they do for our community and industry. Not only can you find plenty of resources about riding in your city, but the organization is actively working to promote better riding conditions for all of us by lobbying in Read More

John Muir and Supporting our Wild Spaces and Places to Play

April 21, 2020

“Keep close to Nature’s heart… and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean.” – John Muir. Without John Muir, America’s park system could be radically different today. Today we’re celebrating what would have been the early naturalist’s 181st birthday in honor Read More

I’d Rather Be Cycling Virtual Bike: Black Girls Do Ride x Chamois Butt’r

April 19, 2020

Black Girls Do Bike is growing a community of women of color who share a passion for cycling. In lieu of the yearly Black Girls Do Bike national meet-up, the organization has created a virtual ride to encourage bike support and ethical riding during COVID-19 by riding solo indoors or outdoors.  1% of net proceeds Read More

What will you OUTRIDE?

April 18, 2020

OUTRIDE has set out to prove cycling benefits your brain! Through their research, cycling programs, and grant giving activities, they provide evidence based cycling interventions to improve social, emotional, and cognitive health. We’re proud to support athletes using their voice to empower others on the bike. During tough times and good, let’s remember a check-in Read More

Coping with Cancelled Events due to COVID-19: The Cape Epic Race & Chamois Butt’r Athlete Søren Nissen

April 10, 2020

The Cape Epic is an annual mountain bike stage race held in the Western Cape, South Africa. Typically held from March to April, this year the race was cancelled on registration day due to the world Coronavirus pandemic. We’re encouraging all events and partners to stay home to stay safe and stop the spread of Coronavirus, Read More

Dirty Kanza Virtual Camp – Body Care & Comfort with Amanda Nauman and Curt Shelman

April 8, 2020

If you missed the Dirty Kanza virtual gravel training camp you can still learn all the best body care, comfort, and Chamois Butt’r anti-chafe tips and tricks from Dirty Kanza race veterans Amanda and Curt. Learn about what you might need to prepare for when you have to poop on the prairie (it’s a long Read More