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How To: Install Beef Patties in Method Beadlock Wheels

By Axial on Oct 23, 2017
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  Running weights in the front wheels of your trail rig or rocker racer can have significant benefits such as a lower center of gravity and improved stability.  After searching through options that would work with my Altra 5K Bomber Build, I … more


Bomber Adventure – Skeeno Completes an Altra Ultra 5K Enduro

By Axial on Oct 20, 2017
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Words and photos by: Matt ‘Skeeno’ Soileau Guest photography by: The Great Dominic Longoria The ScaleUltra.com tour made a stop in Reno, Nevada recently, so I finally got a chance to redeem myself after having to DNF in the Altra … more


Skeeno’s AXIALFEST 2017 Report Part 4

By Axial on Sep 22, 2017
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Skeeno’s AXIALFEST 2017 Report Part 4 Photos by Matt Soileau and Michael Morris So, Here it is, Part 4 of the Axialfest 2017 Skeeno Report! Day 4 consisted of Rock Racing and the Awards Ceremony and Raffle. If you somehow missed … more


Skeeno’s AXIALFEST 2017 Report Part 3

By Axial on Sep 22, 2017
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Skeeno’s AXIALFEST 2017 Report Part 3 Words: Matt Soileau aka The SKEENO’naterrater Photos: Michael Morris & Matt Soileau By now I hope you have read Part-1 and Part-2 of the Skeeno’s AXIALFEST 2017 Reports. This Part-3 report will cover Friday, July 14 … more


Skeeno’s AXIALFEST 2017 Report Part 2

By Axial on Sep 20, 2017
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Skeeno’s AXIALFEST 2017 Report Part 2 Words: Matt “Skeeno” Soileau Photos: Michael Morris & Matt “Skeeno” Soileau I’m sure you’ve read Part-1 of the Skeeno Report.  In Part-1, Wednesday of AXIALFEST 2017 report, I saw registration and tech and visited lots of vendors. … more


Skeeno’s AXIALFEST 2017 Report Part 1

By Axial on Sep 19, 2017
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Skeeno’s Axialfest 2017 Report Part 1 – Hey! That’s me! Text: Matt SKEENO Soileau Photos: Michael Morris & Matt Soileau You all know the deal.  July is AXIALFEST time; the annual gathering of all Axial fans to Cisco Grove, California for … more


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