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Skeeno’s Altra Ultra Bomber Build

By Axial on May 03, 2017
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Axialfest 2016 marked the debut of the Altra Ultra 5K Enduro race.  This new race combined the traditional closed course racing with the athleticism of a traditional cross country run.  Here is a little background on how the whole thing … more


Fire and Ice Lost Trails Extreme Scale Challenge

By Axial on Mar 21, 2017
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Fire and Ice Lost Trails Extreme Scale Challenge Presented by Team MRB Wild West Motorsports Park, Reno, Nevada February 18, 2017 Words by Matt Soileau Pictures by Skeeno and Alec Van Den Brink Team MRB, aka the Moon Rock Bashers … more


Crawl For A Cure 2016

By Axial on Nov 01, 2016
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Crawl For a Cure 2016 Rollins Lake, Grass Valley, California October 8, 2016 Last year I went to my first Crawl for a Cure at Rollins Lake. I had such a great time supporting a great cause, that I was … more


Skeeno’s AXIALFEST2016 Report Part 3 of 3

By Axial on Aug 15, 2016
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Skeeno’s AXIALFEST2016 Report Part 3 Just to recap, in Part 1 of my AXIALFEST2016 Report Series, I went over the first day of the event to include Driver Check-In, Vendor’s Row, the Concourse Show & Shine, some 1:1 wheeling with Cody Waggoner, … more


Skeeno’s AXIALFEST2016 Report Part 2 of 3

By Axial on Aug 12, 2016
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In the Skeeno’s AXIALFEST2016 Report Part 1, I went over the first day of AXIALFEST2016. Part 2 will cover the sights and sounds of the second day of AXIALFEST2016. First up on Friday morning, after breakfast of course, was the ALTRA ULTRA 5K … more


Skeeno’s AXIALFEST2016 Report Part 1 of 3

By Axial on Aug 11, 2016
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Cisco Grove, CA July 14-17, 2016 Words and Photos by Matthew ‘Skeeno’ Soileau You know what time of year July is; it’s AXIALFEST2016 time!  One again, Skeeno Jr. and I packed our RC and camping supplies and headed West to Cisco … more


Wheelers For the Wounded

By Axial on Jun 22, 2016
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Skeeno Attends: Wheelers for the Wounded Rubicon Trail, Loon Lake, California June 3-5, 2016 I was recently invited to attend the Wheelers for the Wounded Rubicon Trail Run by my Axial RC and G6 friend, Mr. Eric ‘TREE’ O’Brien.  I … more


Axial’s Adventure Stove Guide

By Axial on May 20, 2016
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By Skeeno and Michael Morris I discovered lightweight adventure stoves while collecting my bike packing kit.  These little stoves are great for backpacking, bike packing, camping, and generally any outdoor adventure you have planned.  What I’ve learned is that these … more


Skeeno’s Bikepacking Journey

By Axial on Mar 09, 2016
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Skeeno’s Bikepacking Experience Words and Photos by Matt ‘Skeeno’ Soileau Lots of us enjoy Axial products. For some reason, we also enjoy other outdoor adventure activities. For me, and other Axial staffers, bicycles and camping are two of our other … more


1981 M934 6X6 5-TON CAMPER

By Axial on Feb 22, 2016
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The Meeks Family Five Ton Camper The Ultimate Overland Adventure Vehicle? Words and Photos by Matt ‘Skeeno’ Soileau If you have been to AXIALFEST or have attended any Axial events, you know that RC and outdoors go hand in hand. … more